Steve June 27, 2022
evan-leppink:-seeking-a-way-to-better-stabilize-the-fusion-environment

“Fusion energy was always one of those kind-of sci-fi technologies that you read about,” says nuclear science and engineering PhD candidate Evan Leppink. He’s recalling the time before fusion became a part of his daily hands-on experience at MIT’s Plasma Science and Fusion Center, where he is studying a unique way to drive current in a tokamak plasma using radiofrequency (RF) waves.  Now, an award from the U.S. Department of, Read More