Plasma Science and Technique Division Topics

Typical topics include:

  • Wall and limiter conditioning in large fusion devices
  • Design aspects of next-generation devices
  • Recent advances in plasma diagnostics
  • Vacuum material development; plasma-wall interactions
  • Near surface characterization
  • Plasma impurity control and, recycling
  • Plasma fueling and heating
  • Microtarget fabrication and driver microtarget interactions
  • Maintenance of large fusion devices
  • Production and measurement of vacuum in fusion devices
  • Gas handling in fusion devices
  • Surface modification by plasma coatings