Fusion Program Notes - 2018

FPN Date Title
18-43 October 11 News from MIT
18-42 October 6 Mohamed Abdou Receives Chinese Award
18-41 September 25 Fusion Veteran Carlos Alejaldre Named CIEMAT Director General
18-40 September 23 Congress Passes DOE Policy Act
18-39 September 20 ITER Organization Releases Provisional Research Plan
18-38 September 17 Congress Passes FY 2019 Fusion Budget
18-37 September 6 FPA 2018 Excellence in Fusion Engineering Awards Announced
18-36 September 5 Veteran Princeton Fusion Scientist Joel Hosea Passes, Age 79
18-35 September 3 FPA 2018 Distinguished Career and Leadership Awards Announced
18-34 August 21 Compact Tori Workshop November 2-4
18-33 August 14 Energy Secretary Perry Visits Private Sector Fusion Effort at TAE
18-32 August 13 U.S. Energy Secretary Visits Three Major Fusion Sites
18-31 August 2 Fusion Scientists Receive Awards
18-30 June 29 China's High Intensity Neutron Source
18-29 June 27 Tihiro Ohkawa Memorial Website Established
18-28 June 13 Fusion Scientist Knighted by Queen
18-27 May 25 Senate Appropriations Approves FY 2019 DOE Funding Bill
18-26 May 22 President to Nominate DOE Office of Science Director
18-25 May 20 Canada Signs Agreement with ITER Organization
18-24 May 17 House Appropriations Shows Strong Support for Fusion
18-23 May 16 Steve Cowley to Become New PPPL Director July 1
18-22 May 16 Japan Delivers ITER Superconductor to General Atomics
18-21 May 15 World Scientists Look at Fusion Power Plant Plans
18-20 May 14 FPA 39th Annual Meeting and Symposium Set Dec 4-5 in DC
18-19 May 9 ANS Topical Meeting on Fusion Technology November 11-15
18-18 May 4 Major New Tokamak Planned in Italy
18-17 April 29 French President Macron Urges US Continued Participation in ITER
18-16 April 26 IAEA Workshop on Fusion Enterprises, June 13-15 in Santa Fe
18-15 April 15 Fusion Pioneer Peter Thonemann Passes, Age 100
18-14 April 11 Conference on Fusion Neutron Sources and Fusion-Fission Hybrids
18-13 April 8 TAE CEO Michl Binderbauer's Views Posted
18-12 March 22 US Congress Passes FY 2018 Budget
18-11 March 21 Academies Fusion Panel Schedules Online Meeting March 23
18-10 March 9 MIT Graduates Launch Private Sector Fusion Venture
18-09 February 24 Academy Fusion Panel Posts Inputs Received
18-08 February 21 Noted Scientist and Educator Robert A. Gross Passes, Age 90
18-07 February 16 President Submits FY 2019 Budget Request to Congress
18-06 February 11 Award Nominations Sought
18-05 February 4 New Book on Fusion Neutronics
18-04 January 31 Inertial Fusion Veteran Guillermo Velarde Passes
18-03 January 23 NAS Fusion Panel Seeks Input
18-02 January 14 FPA Annual Meeting Presentations Posted
18-01 January 11 USDOE Fusion Advisory Committee to Meet February 1-2