National Academies study says fusion can help decarbonize US energy, calls for public-private approach to pilot plant operation by 2035-40.
MIT’s Erica Salazar shows that faster detection of thermal shifts can prevent disruptive quench events in the HTS magnets used in tokamak fusion devices.
PhD candidate Lucio Milanese uncovers new fundamental mechanism in turbulence.
Climate goals expand impact of MIT waste-processing spinoff that capitalizes on a process called plasma gasification.
PSFC principal researcher is acknowledged for work with U.S. Burning Plasma Organization.
MIT-Commonwealth Fusion Systems demonstration of new superconducting cable is a key step on the high-field path to compact fusion.
Seven studies describe progress thus far and challenges ahead for a revolutionary zero-emissions power source.
Undergraduate research opportunities in the Plasma Science and Fusion Center’s High-Energy-Density Physics division support multiple fusion collaborations.
Rising MIT sophomore finds satisfaction designing for the laboratory and the playing field.