A Review of the DOE Plan for U.S. Fusion Community by National Research Council, Division on Engineering and

By National Research Council, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences, Board on Physics and Astronomy, Plasma Science Committee, Committee to Review the U.S. ITER Science Participation Planning Process

ITER offers the U.S. and its foreign companions with the chance to discover new and intriguing frontiers of plasma technological know-how whereas bringing the promise of fusion power towards truth. The ITER undertaking has garnered the dedication and may draw at the medical power of 7 foreign companions, China, the eu Union, India, Japan, the Republic of Korea, Russia, and the USA, international locations that symbolize greater than 1/2 the world's inhabitants. The good fortune of ITER depends on each one partner's skill to completely have interaction itself within the medical and technological demanding situations posed by means of advancing our figuring out of fusion. during this e-book, the nationwide study Council assesses the present U.S. division of power (DOE) plan for U.S. fusion group participation in ITER, evaluates the plan's components, and recommends applicable objectives, strategies, and metrics for attention sooner or later improvement of the plan.

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S. Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved. S. html EVALUATION OF THE CURRENT DOE PLAN 17 The plan details six major fusion science and technology campaigns that will be undertaken to address the four questions: 1. Integrated burning plasma science, 2. Macroscopic plasma physics, 3. Waves and energetic particles, 4. Multi-scale transport physics, 5. Plasma-boundary interfaces, and 6. S. research and divides ITER operation into six phases: 1. Design support; 2. Pre-operations; 3.

S. S. fusion program. Similarly, to properly gauge organizational progress in establishing an effective par­ ticipatory relationship with the ITER Organization’s management struc­ ture and the project that it runs, independent advisory assessments will be needed. S. S. involvement. S. published research conducted on ITER according to authors’ institutional affiliations (university, national laboratory, and industry). S. program but do not characterize that activity. S. participation in ITER will require the involvement and coordina­ tion of researchers from universities, national laboratories, and industry.

Engagement in ITER technology research ��������������� S. C. Closed Session 7:30 am 8:00 am 10:00 am 10:15 am Breakfast available Committee discussion Break Continued discussion Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved. S. html 41 APPENDIX B 11:30 am 12:30 pm 2:30 pm 2:45 pm 4:30 pm Working lunch Continued discussion Break Continued discussion Adjourn full meeting Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved. S. html Copyright © National Academy of Sciences.

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