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Alcator C-mod Interior from A-Port, MIT

360-degree VIDEO TOUR

Alcator C-Mod 

Take a 360 degree video tour of the Alcator C-Mod tokamak, the fusion experiment at MIT's Plasma Science and Fusion Center.

Dennis Whyte, MIT

INTERVIEW

Fusion: The next big thing

Dennis Whyte: “The conditions necessary to make fusion power are in hand.” MORE

PSFC Outreach

OUTREACH
Year-end visits

After MCAS testing, schools are often free to step off the beaten track and explore new areas, or deepen their students’ understanding of energy alternatives. MORE

The Sun

The Future of Fusion

The fundamental features of fusion – inexhaustible fuel and large power density – would allow it to provide carbon-free energy at a scale needed to address climate change.  MORE

What is Plasma?

Plasma is superheated matter – so hot that the electrons are ripped away from the atoms forming an ionized gas. It comprises over 99% of the visible universe. MORE

simulation of lower hybrid waves

Analysis of flush mounted probes

September 26

Adam Kuang
PSFC

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