NUCL 46000

Introduction To Controlled Thermonuclear Fusion

Instructor: Professor Choi

Energy resources and the potential role of nuclear fusion. Ignition and breakeven conditions for fusion power plants. Particle and energy confinement in linear and toroidal magnetic fields. Review of magnetic and inertial confinement experiments and conceptual reactor configurations.

Restrictions: May not be enrolled as the following Classifications: Sophomore: 45 - 59 hours Sophomore: 30 - 44 hours Freshman: 0 - 14 hours Freshman: 15 - 29 hours