For his Master's degree, Federico Pesamosca has done a research project at the Max Planck Institute for Plasma Physics in Garching. For his research on the development of ELMs during the I-phase of L-H transitions, Federico received financial support of FuseNet.
From 13th to 17th June 2016, the 13th Kudowa Summer School took place in Kudowa-Zdrój, Poland. The subject of the Summer School was "Power exhaust in fusion plasmas" and FuseNet has supported several students to attend the event.
A new Massive Online Open Course on understanding Nuclear Energy was published on the EdX platform, which aims to explain the science and technology behind nuclear energy and the special features of this energy source.
The U.S. Department of Energy delivered a critical report to Congress recommending that the U.S. should continue its participation in ITER for at least two more years. However, the continuation requires the investment of more money...
Mark Verbeek has recently done a part of his master graduation project at ITER on the topic of Non-Linear MHD Simulations of Edge-Localised Modes (ELMs). For his work at ITER, Mark received FuseNet funding.
The NRNU MEPhI hosts its Summer School on the Physics of Plasma-Surface Interactions in Moscow, Russia, from July 11 - 15, 2016. The registration deadline of the school is May 23, 2016. Students willing to attend can apply for FuseNet funding.