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This division promotes the development and timely introduction of fusion energy as a sustainable energy source with favorable economic, environmental, and safety attributes. The division cooperates with other organizations on common issues of multidisciplinary fusion science and technology, conducts professional meetings, and disseminates technical information in support of these goals. Members focus on the assessment and resolution of critical developmental issues for practical fusion energy applications.
2022 ANS Annual Meeting
June 12–16, 2022
Anaheim, CA|Anaheim Hilton
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Finding fusion’s place
Fusion energy is attracting significant interest from governments and private capital markets. The deployment of fusion energy on a timeline that will affect climate change and offer another tool for energy security will require support from stakeholders, regulators, and policymakers around the world. Without broad support, fusion may fail to reach its potential as a “game-changing” technology to make a meaningful difference in addressing the twin challenges of climate change and geopolitical energy security.
The process of developing the necessary policy and regulatory support is already underway around the world. Leaders in the United States, the United Kingdom, the European Union, China, and elsewhere are engaging with the key issues and will lead the way in setting the foundation for a global fusion industry.
14th International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Applications of Accelerators
Friday, December 3, 2021|2:05–3:50PM (3:05–4:50PM EST)|Lincoln West
Lin Shao (TAMU)
Eric J. Pitcher
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Design, operation and first commissioning results from the third-generation neutron spallation target and upgrades of the CERN's n_TOF facility
2:10–2:30PM (3:10–3:30PM EST)
Marco Calviani (CERN), Oliver Aberle (CERN), Ana-Paula Bernardes (CERN), Francesco Dragoni (CERN), Raffaele Esposito (CERN), Matteo Ferrari (CERN), Jean-Louis Grenard (CERN), Keith Kershaw (CERN), Jose Maria M. Ruiz (CERN), Fabio Pozzi (CERN), Dominika Senajova (CERN)
Study of the SNS moderator performance
2:30–2:50PM (3:30–3:50PM EST)
Fahima Islam (ORNL), Erik Iverson (ORNL), Franz Gallmeier (ORNL)
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