22.012 Seminar in Fusion and Plasma Physics


Class Info

Lectures and discussion introducing the range of topics relevant to plasma physics and fusion engineering. Introductory discussion of the economic and ecological motivation for the development of fusion power. Contemporary magnetic confinement schemes, theoretical questions, and engineering considerations are presented by expert guest lecturers. Includes visit to Plasma Science and Fusion Center experimental facilities.

This class has no prerequisites.

22.012 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Spring semester, and will be instructed by D. Whyte.

Lecture occurs 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM on Wednesdays in NW16-213.

This class counts for a total of 6 credits.

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