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by crowberry
Wed Feb 14, 2018 3:47 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Small Tri Alpha news blurp
Replies: 120
Views: 21544

Re: Small Tri Alpha news blurp

Alan Boyle has written an article on TAE Technologies Norman experiments https://www.geekwire.com/2018/tae-technologies-pushes-plasma-machine-new-high-fusion-frontier/. The plasma lifetime on Norman has now exceeded that on C-2U.
by crowberry
Fri Feb 09, 2018 10:07 am
Forum: News
Topic: Royal Society Event: Fusion energy using tokamaks: can development be accelerated?
Replies: 2
Views: 345

Re: Royal Society Event: Fusion energy using tokamaks: can development be accelerated?

The abstracts for most of the talks are available on the event home page.
by crowberry
Sat Jan 20, 2018 9:28 am
Forum: News
Topic: VLAB event, Nuclear Fusion: Reacting To Commercialization
Replies: 0
Views: 351

VLAB event, Nuclear Fusion: Reacting To Commercialization

VLAB organized a panel discussion with the title Nuclear Fusion: Reacting To Commercialization on November 14th 2017. Moderator: Rachel Slaybaugh, APRA-E Program Director and Assistant Professor of Nuclear Engineering, University of California, Berkeley Panelists: Michel Laberge, Founder and Chief S...
by crowberry
Fri Jan 19, 2018 10:36 am
Forum: News
Topic: Royal Society Event: Fusion energy using tokamaks: can development be accelerated?
Replies: 2
Views: 345

Royal Society Event: Fusion energy using tokamaks: can development be accelerated?

The Royal Society Event organizes in London a scientific meeting with the topic: Fusion energy using tokamaks: can development be accelerated? The date of the event is March 26-27 2018. Spherical high field tokamaks will be discussed both by Tokamak Energy and Dennis Whyte. JT-60SA, ITER and EUROfus...
by crowberry
Tue Jan 16, 2018 2:52 pm
Forum: News
Topic: EMC2 news
Replies: 317
Views: 45493

Re: EMC2 news

I have no idea of what would be currently the best crowdfunding platform as there are quite a few of them https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Comparison_of_crowdfunding_services . LPP Fusion has tried crowdfunding in 2014 and currently they have a campaign running. In 2014 they were able to raise $182,649...
by crowberry
Sat Jan 13, 2018 5:24 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Small Tri Alpha news blurp
Replies: 120
Views: 21544

Re: Small Tri Alpha news blurp

Status and Plans at Tri-Alpha Energy talk by Michl Binderbauer at Fusion Power Associates annual meeting 2017: http://firefusionpower.org/TAE-Progress-FPA-12-05-17.pdf.
by crowberry
Sat Jan 13, 2018 5:18 pm
Forum: News
Topic: General Fusion in the news
Replies: 435
Views: 63352

Re: General Fusion in the news

Progress and Plans at General Fusion talk by Michael Delage at the Fusion Power Associates annual meeting 2017: http://firefusionpower.org/Delage%20FPA%202017.pdf.
by crowberry
Sat Jan 13, 2018 5:16 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Fusion Power Associates annual meeting 2017 agenda
Replies: 1
Views: 578

Re: Fusion Power Associates annual meeting 2017 agenda

The talks from the 2017 annual meeting are available at http://firefusionpower.org/fpa_annual_meet.html.
by crowberry
Sun Jan 07, 2018 12:49 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Small Tri Alpha news blurp
Replies: 120
Views: 21544

Re: Small Tri Alpha news blurp

Dr. Michl Binderbauer will give the talk On the Path to Clean Fusion Energy at PPPL on March 17, 2018,
9:00am to 11:00am. Hopefully also this talk will be webcasted as many of previous PPPL talks.

http://www.pppl.gov/events/science-saturday-path-clean-fusion-energy
by crowberry
Wed Nov 22, 2017 3:42 pm
Forum: News
Topic: General Fusion in the news
Replies: 435
Views: 63352

Re: General Fusion in the news

General Fusion has put forward from the very start also the possibility of using only one plasma injector. With the self similar creation and compression of a spherical tokamak this is the only solution. GF has struggled with plasma impurities (like LPP Fusion). GF solved the issue with lithium coat...
by crowberry
Wed Nov 22, 2017 1:39 pm
Forum: News
Topic: General Fusion in the news
Replies: 435
Views: 63352

Re: General Fusion in the news

Dr. Peter O'Shea from General Fusion has given a talk at TRIUMF on Unlocking Fusion Energy With New Technologies . This is the best summary so far of where General Fusion stands and what the plans are. There is a lot of new content in this presentation: http://generalfusion.com/wp-content/uploads/20...
by crowberry
Tue Nov 07, 2017 2:04 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Lawaranceville E-Newsletter
Replies: 816
Views: 175747

Re: Lawaranceville E-Newsletter

LPPFusion has published their first paper on results using tungsten electrodes. They have improved the results, but only the beryllium experiments scheduled for next year will really tell what the performance really will be. https://lppfusion.com/lppfusion-publishes-world-record-fusion-results-leadi...
by crowberry
Fri Oct 27, 2017 11:14 am
Forum: News
Topic: General Fusion in the news
Replies: 435
Views: 63352

Re: General Fusion in the news

General Fusion has published all of their seven poster contributions from the 59th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Plasma Physics at their home page: http://generalfusion.com/research-library/ . There is an Motherboard article We Were Promised Fusion Energy by Daniel Oberhaus on the Z machine ...
by crowberry
Thu Oct 26, 2017 8:05 am
Forum: News
Topic: Public forum: Fusion is the Future, 4th of November at the University of Alberta in Canada
Replies: 3
Views: 485

Public forum: Fusion is the Future, 4th of November at the University of Alberta in Canada

Fusion is the Future: The Alberta/Canada Fusion Technology Alliance is organizing a public forum on fusion energy on Saturday November 4, 2017 at the University of Alberta. The tentative program is as follows: 9:00am Welcome (speakers TBD) 9:20am Overview and context for forum (world, Canada, Alber...

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