The major assignments in this course were a short term paper, 1-10 pages in length (or Microsoft® PowerPoint® equivalent), and an oral presentation on one of the subjects presented in class. Examples of student work are presented below. All work is courtesy of the students named and used with permission.
Student's work files.
|"Why Fusion? The Politics and Policy of Energy in the United States" (PDF 1) (PDF 2 - 1.6 MB)
||Jessica Lynch and Laura Jacox
|"Acoustic Inertial Confinement Fusion" (PDF)
|"Ignition of a Confined Plasma" (PDF - 2.1 MB)
|"Fast Rides: Uses of Fusion for Space Propulsion Systems" (PDF)
|"Helium-3 Fusion" (PDF)
|"Inertial Confinement Fusion" (PDF)
|"ITER Materials and Beyond" (PDF)
||Kathreen Thome and An Vu
|"Levitated Dipole Experiment" (PDF)
|"Pyroelectric Fusion" (PDF)