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Titans Of Nuclear | Interviewing World Experts on Nuclear Energy

Oct 30, 2018

In this episode we discuss...

  • Phil's background in nuclear engineering and personal journey in the nuclear field
  • A deep dive into spallation and how it occurs
  • The Spallation Neutron Source
  • The process of conceptualization to commissioning for SPN
  • The evolution of the fusion industry over the last 40 years
  • Requirements and inherent challenges in achieving fusion
  • Different types of pellets and their uses
  • Strategies for mitigating damage to the wall of the fusion reactor vessel
  • The ITER Home Fusion Experiment
  • Challenges in developing fusion across both national science approaches and private fusion companies