NEWS: Robert Granetz

Cristina Rea: Taming fusion with machine learning

PSFC Postdoctoral Associate Cristina Rea is developing a database to centralize information about disruptions in C-Mod, DIII-D and other tokamaks around the world.  Employing machine learning techniques to model how disruptions are likely to progress, she hopes to use this data to find ways to mitigate the problem.

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PSFC Research Scientist Robert Granetz

3 questions: Robert Granetz on fusion research

In a recent talk at the MIT Energy Initiative, PSFC Research Scientist Robert Granetz discussed how using machine learning to develop a real-time warning system for impending disruptions in fusion reactors is bringing us one step closer to creating a stable, net-energy-producing fusion device.

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