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Shattering fusion records during the last months of 2016

The year 2016 has neared its end now, which gives us the opportunity to look back at some of the major record-breaking achievements of the past couple of months in fusion research from all over the world.

DIFFER starts its new research program to tame fusion reactor exhaust

DIFFER, the Dutch Institute for Fundamental Energy Research, has been awarded 2.3 million euros to start a large research program on 'taming the flame' that aims to tackle fusion reactor exhaust problem.

Vladislav Mikhailov - Internship at the Laplace Laboratory

Supported by FuseNet, Vladislav Mikhailov did an internship at the Laplace Laboratory in Toulouse on Langmuir probe measurements.

Jonathan van den Berg - Internship at JT-60SA

Jonathan van den Berg visited JT-60SA in Japan for his internship on real-time Thomson Scattering diagnostics, for which he received FuseNet-funding.

Xiang Cheng - Internship at Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory

Supported by FuseNet, Xiang Cheng has done a 3-month internship at PPPL on the topic of the non-adiabatic behaviour of particles in a magnetic mirror trap.

Ray Chandra - Internship at KSTAR

Supported by FuseNet, Ray Chandra visited the KSTAR tokamak in South-Korea for his internship on optical boundary construction.

Ester Diaz Alvarez - Master Thesis at the Tritium Laboratory Karlsruhe

Ester Diaz Alvarez visited the Tritium Laboratory in Karlsruhe to work on tritium extraction from liquid breeding blankets, for which she received FuseNet funding.

Kunal Soni - Project at IPFN in Lisbon

During an internship at IPFN in Lisbon, Kunal Soni worked on determining the temperature of laser cooled atoms, for which he received FuseNet support.

Sundaresan Sridhar - Summer Internship at Queen's University Belfast

Supported by FuseNet, Sundaresan Sridhar has visited Queen's University in Belfast for his internship about Monte-Carlo simulation of diffusion in magnetised plasmas.

Isabella Mario - Master Thesis at IPP Garching

Supported by FuseNet, Isabella Mario did her master thesis at IPP Garching, working on the beam characterisation of the ELISE neutral beam by infrared thermography.

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