The PSFC is dedicated to teaching science through direct experience, whether it is addressing students, political representatives or the general public. Through demonstrations and tours of working experiments, MIT students and staff share the excitement of plasma research.
Tours typically include an overview about plasma and fusion, as well as a tour of MIT's fusion experiment, the Alcator C-Mod tokamak. Other plasma experiments may be toured, depending on time and availability.
- Two weeks advance notice required
- Tours last 60 - 90 minutes
- Ideal tour size: 25 people or fewer