Topic: Institute for Fusion Studies

The University of Texas at Austin Hosts International School for ITER Experimental Fusion Reactor, May 31-June 4

May 28, 2010

Students and junior scientists from around the world will gather at the ATandT Conference Center at The University of Texas at Austin from May 31-June 4 to attend the first International Summer School to be held in the United States on behalf of ITER, an experiment aimed at proving the viability of fusion as an energy source.

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Nuclear Fusion-Fission Hybrid Could Destroy Nuclear Waste and Contribute to Carbon-Free Energy Future

Jan. 27, 2009

Physicists at The University of Texas at Austin have designed a new system that, when fully developed, would use fusion to eliminate most of the transuranic waste produced by nuclear power plants.

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