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Summer school "Plasma Physics and Controlled Nuclear Fusion" in St. Petersburg

The course is suitable as the first plasma physics course or an add-on course for senior undergraduate students and graduate students. The primary objective of the course is to present the fundamentals of plasma physics particularly highlighting high-temperature plasma physics and its applications to controlled fusion.

The course begins with an overview of plasma phenomena and their applications. The lectures cover a range of topics, including Coulomb collisions, single particle motion in magnetic field, magnetic traps, principles of controlled fusion, plasma heating and diagnostics.

ECTS credits: 4.0

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2 July, 2018 to 15 July, 2018
Russia, St.Petersburg, Metro Politechnicheskaya, 29 Politechnicheskaya st., 195251
Organizing Institution: 
Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University