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The objectives of MSTD are: promote the advancement of materials science in Nuclear Science Technology; support the multidisciplines which constitute it; encourage research by providing a forum for the presentation, exchange, and documentation of relevant information; promote the interaction and communication among its members; and recognize and reward its members for significant contributions to the field of materials science in nuclear technology.
2023 ANS Annual Meeting
June 11–14, 2023
Indianapolis, IN|Marriott Indianapolis Downtown
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Fusion Science and Technology
Fortune article summarizes nuclear fusion developments
Nuclear fusion “might actually be on the cusp of commercial viability” today, says a recent article in Fortune magazine. The article offers a brief review of recent technical and entrepreneurial developments in fusion energy. It also places these developments in perspective regarding the hurdles that remain before commercialization can be realized.
E. Vlassopoulos (National Cooperative for the Disposal of Radioactive Waste), D. Papaioannou (European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Directorate for Nuclear Safety and Security), R. Nasyrow (European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Directorate for Nuclear Safety and Security), V. Rondinella (European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Directorate for Nuclear Safety and Security), S. Caruso (Kernkraftwerk Gösgen-Däniken AG), E. Schweitzer (Framatome GmbH)
Transactions | Volume 124 | Number 1 | June 2021 | Pages 86-89