By National Research Council, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences, Board on Physics and Astronomy, Plasma Science Committee, Committee to Review the U.S. ITER Science Participation Planning Process

ITER offers the USA and its overseas companions with the chance to discover new and fascinating frontiers of plasma technology whereas bringing the promise of fusion power towards fact. The ITER venture has garnered the dedication and should draw at the medical power of 7 overseas companions, China, the eu Union, India, Japan, the Republic of Korea, Russia, and the U.S., nations that symbolize greater than 1/2 the world's inhabitants. The good fortune of ITER depends upon each one partner's skill to totally interact itself within the clinical and technological demanding situations posed by means of advancing our realizing of fusion. during this e-book, the nationwide examine Council assesses the present U.S. division of power (DOE) plan for U.S. fusion group participation in ITER, evaluates the plan's parts, and recommends acceptable objectives, techniques, and metrics for attention sooner or later improvement of the plan.

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Base program. S. base program, and having a tool to measure this invigoration will be valuable to policy makers. Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved. S. S. ITER program. If the United States demonstrates the capability to predict ITER oper­ ating parameters, as well as other important measures such as component lifetime or suitability in a commercial fusion device, it will be a good indi­ cation that the United States is participating robustly in the ITER research program, although expert panels must necessarily address such questions in a peer review process because of their technical complexity.

Return on its ITER investment. • Periodic assessments by independent, external bodies of the effec­ tiveness of domestic project management. S. participa­ tion in the ITER project could provide the most reliable measure of robust­ ness. S. S. fusion program. Similarly, to properly gauge organizational progress in establishing an effective par­ ticipatory relationship with the ITER Organization’s management struc­ ture and the project that it runs, independent advisory assessments will be needed.

S. published research conducted on ITER according to authors’ institutional affiliations (university, national laboratory, and industry). S. S. plasma science and physics. • Achievement of predictive capability, to be evaluated by peer review. Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved. S. html Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved. S. html Appendixes Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved. S. html Copyright © National Academy of Sciences.

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