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by crowberry
Thu Jul 16, 2020 8:25 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Tokamak Energy news
Replies: 110
Views: 122309

Re: Tokamak Energy news

Tokamak Energy has been awarded £10m government funding from the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (“BEIS”), as part of the UK Government’s Advanced Modular Reactor project. https://www.tokamakenergy.co.uk/tokamak-energy-awarded-10m-funding-from-the-department-for-business-ener...
by crowberry
Tue Jun 30, 2020 11:52 am
Forum: News
Topic: New Fusion Startup CTFusion
Replies: 3
Views: 7458

Re: New Fusion Startup CTFusion

Amy Sprague has written on June 1, 2020 the article A leading fusion expert retires from the UW which is about Tom Jarboe.
https://www.aa.washington.edu/news/arti ... retires-uw
by crowberry
Tue Jun 30, 2020 11:37 am
Forum: News
Topic: Small Tri Alpha news blurp
Replies: 197
Views: 160128

Re: Small Tri Alpha news blurp

Corey S. Powell has written the article The Road Less Traveled to Fusion Energy - This privateer is developing a way to power the world with water and borax published on June 3, 2020. The article is a long interview with Michl Binderbauer. TAE is currently real-estate shopping in Orange County, with...
by crowberry
Tue Jun 30, 2020 11:17 am
Forum: News
Topic: Small Tri Alpha news blurp
Replies: 197
Views: 160128

Re: Small Tri Alpha news blurp

Michl Binderbauer writes in a blog post dated January 6, 2020 an overview of the achievements of TAE Technologies over the past years and about the coming ten years. https://tae.com/the-future-looks-bright/
by crowberry
Tue Jun 30, 2020 11:04 am
Forum: News
Topic: EMC2 news
Replies: 433
Views: 290520

Re: EMC2 news

Munchausen wrote:
Sun Jan 27, 2019 6:39 pm
Article submitted 23/1 this year:

https://arxiv.org/ftp/arxiv/papers/1901/1901.08041.pdf

https://arxiv.org/abs/1901.08041
The article from December 2019 is the journal published version of the preprint published in January 2019. The results are quite interesting.
by crowberry
Sun Jun 07, 2020 5:31 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Small Tri Alpha news blurp
Replies: 197
Views: 160128

Re: Small Tri Alpha news blurp

TAE Technologies has been able to get funding for their spin-off technology. This is a positive development that TAE Technology is able to attract funding both for their main fusion task and also for one of their spin-off projects. TAE Life Sciences Secures $30M in Initial B Round Phase to Accelerat...
by crowberry
Tue Jun 02, 2020 3:10 pm
Forum: News
Topic: MIT claim they will build the SPARC
Replies: 18
Views: 21780

Re: MIT claim they will build the SPARC

CFS has raised $84 million so in total their funding amounts to $200 million: https://cfs.energy/press/commonwealth-f ... n-a2-round.
by crowberry
Sat May 16, 2020 12:39 pm
Forum: News
Topic: JT-60 Fusion in Japan
Replies: 4
Views: 3714

Re: JT-60 Fusion in Japan

JT-60 turned into JT-60U and now the latest phase JT-60SA has been finished: http://qedfusion.org/FPA/fpn20-30.shtml.
by crowberry
Tue May 12, 2020 9:30 am
Forum: News
Topic: Article on laser driven pB11 fusion
Replies: 5
Views: 14161

Re: Article on laser driven pB11 fusion

Jonathan Tennenbaum has written a series of articles which are rather detailed on the idea of hydrogen-boron fusion proposed by professor Heinrich Hora. Some of the material is probably very familiar for readers of TP, but the articles give a very nice general and accessible introduction to this int...
by crowberry
Thu May 07, 2020 10:53 am
Forum: News
Topic: Tokamak Energy news
Replies: 110
Views: 122309

Re: Tokamak Energy news

Tokamak Energy raises £67m to make Oxford nuclear fusion hub
https://www.tokamakenergy.co.uk/tokamak ... usion-hub/
by crowberry
Thu May 07, 2020 10:49 am
Forum: Fund-Raising
Topic: ARPA-E GAMOV (Galvanizing Advances in Market-aligned fusion for an Overabundance of Watts)
Replies: 0
Views: 1694

ARPA-E GAMOV (Galvanizing Advances in Market-aligned fusion for an Overabundance of Watts)

The third ARPA-E fusion programme is called GAMOV https://arpa-e.energy.gov/?q=arpa-e-programs/gamow. It will be interesting to see to whom the $30 million will be awarded.
by crowberry
Thu May 07, 2020 10:41 am
Forum: Fund-Raising
Topic: Department of Energy Announces $50 Million for Fusion Energy R&D
Replies: 1
Views: 2303

Department of Energy Announces $50 Million for Fusion Energy R&D

This is another nice fusion research funding initiative: Department of Energy Announces $50 Million for Fusion Energy R&D
https://www.energy.gov/articles/departm ... -energy-rd
by crowberry
Mon May 04, 2020 8:09 pm
Forum: News
Topic: General Fusion in the news
Replies: 476
Views: 211360

Re: General Fusion in the news

Here is a recent paper by General Fusion: Stable compression of a spherical tokamak plasma Abstract An analysis of toroidal plasma compression by a collapsing flux conserver reveals linearly stable scenarios of operation to high compression ratios. The resistive and ideal MHD stability is calculated...
by crowberry
Mon May 04, 2020 7:15 am
Forum: Administration
Topic: Apologies for the long down time
Replies: 10
Views: 2485

Re: Apologies for the long down time

Hello Joe! Many thanks Joe for bringing the site back up again! It has indeed been a long time since the problem started and much has happened since then. I look very much forward to be able to share and learn about the progress in fusion during the past months on Talk-Polywell. It is great to have ...