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ITER news can be found here. Other recent fusion program news can be found below.

News about the U.S. Burning Plasma Organization can be found here.

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Supply Chain Risk Mitigation for Scientific Facilities and Tools – Report from the November 2021 Roundtable
November 2021
A Plan on a Possible Cost Share Program for Fusion Reactor Technologies September 2020
2021 FES Theory and Simulation Target: Final Report on Predictive modeling for runaway electron avoidance and mitigation October 2021
2021 FES Joint Research Target: Final Report on Shattered Pellet Injection for Disruption Mitigation on ITER October 2021
Report from the Office of Science User Facilities: Lessons from the COVID Era and Visions for the Future roundtable. December 2020
2020 FES Theory and Simulation Target: Final Report on Modeling of Fully 3D Vertical Displacement Event Disruptions October 2020
2020 FES Joint Research Target: Final Report on Test Impurity Transport Models and Control Solutions in Reactor Relevant Plasma Conditions October 2020
2019 FES Theory & Simulation Performance Target: Final Report of the 2019 Theory and Simulation Performance Target on turbulent transport mechanisms October 2019
2019 FES JRT Report: Final report of the FES 2019 Joint Research Target (JRT) on the role of transport versus fueling upon the pedestal density. October 2019.
2018 FES JRT Report: Final report of the FES 2018 Joint Research Target (JRT) on research to test predictive models of fast ion transport by multiple Alfven eigenmodes. October 2018
2018 FES Theory & Simulation Performance Target: Final report of the 2018 Theory and Simulation Performance Target on Plasma Materials Interaction. October 2018
2017 FES Theory & Simulation Performance Target: Final report of the 2017 Theory and Simulation Performance Target on simulation of lower hybrid current drive with comparisons against experimental data from the superconducting EAST tokamak.. September 2018
2017 FES JRT Report: Final report of the FES 2017 Joint Research Target (JRT) on coordinated research focused on the subjects of dissipative divertor physics and divertor heat flux footprints. September 2018
Highlights from the 2018 International Sherwood Fusion Theory Conference April 2018
Call for U.S. Papers for the 27th IAEA Fusion Energy Conference: FES has issued a Call for Papers for the 27th IAEA Fusion Energy Conference (FEC2018), which will be held in Ahmedabad, India, October 22-27, 2018. The abstracts and the two-page synopses will be due to the U.S. Paper Selection Committee on January 19, 2018. See the linked files for detailed submission instructions.  December 21, 2017
Spinoff technologies from fusion investements have had a transformative effect on society. A recently published pamphlet documents some of the most notable examples  December 2017

2016 FES Theory & Simulation Performance Target: Final report of the 2016 Theory and Simulation Performance Target on the prediction of the magnitude and scaling of the divertor heat load width in magnetically confined burning plasmas.

February 27, 2017

2016 FES JRT Report: Final report of the FES 2016 Joint Research Target (JRT) on conducting research to detect and minimize the consequences of disruptions in present and future tokamaks, including ITER.

February 27, 2017

NAS receives SC award to conduct a two-year study on U.S. Burning Plasma Research.

December 1, 2016

Fusion Energy Sciences: A Ten-Year Perspective (2015-2025)

December 2015

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