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by crowberry
Tue Jun 30, 2020 11:52 am
Forum: News
Topic: New Fusion Startup CTFusion
Replies: 3
Views: 6363

Re: New Fusion Startup CTFusion

Amy Sprague has written on June 1, 2020 the article A leading fusion expert retires from the UW which is about Tom Jarboe.
https://www.aa.washington.edu/news/arti ... retires-uw
by crowberry
Tue Jun 30, 2020 11:37 am
Forum: News
Topic: Small Tri Alpha news blurp
Replies: 196
Views: 147339

Re: Small Tri Alpha news blurp

Corey S. Powell has written the article The Road Less Traveled to Fusion Energy - This privateer is developing a way to power the world with water and borax published on June 3, 2020. The article is a long interview with Michl Binderbauer. TAE is currently real-estate shopping in Orange County, with...
by crowberry
Tue Jun 30, 2020 11:17 am
Forum: News
Topic: Small Tri Alpha news blurp
Replies: 196
Views: 147339

Re: Small Tri Alpha news blurp

Michl Binderbauer writes in a blog post dated January 6, 2020 an overview of the achievements of TAE Technologies over the past years and about the coming ten years. https://tae.com/the-future-looks-bright/
by crowberry
Tue Jun 30, 2020 11:04 am
Forum: News
Topic: EMC2 news
Replies: 433
Views: 264795

Re: EMC2 news

Munchausen wrote:
Sun Jan 27, 2019 6:39 pm
Article submitted 23/1 this year:

https://arxiv.org/ftp/arxiv/papers/1901/1901.08041.pdf

https://arxiv.org/abs/1901.08041
The article from December 2019 is the journal published version of the preprint published in January 2019. The results are quite interesting.
by crowberry
Sun Jun 07, 2020 5:31 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Small Tri Alpha news blurp
Replies: 196
Views: 147339

Re: Small Tri Alpha news blurp

TAE Technologies has been able to get funding for their spin-off technology. This is a positive development that TAE Technology is able to attract funding both for their main fusion task and also for one of their spin-off projects. TAE Life Sciences Secures $30M in Initial B Round Phase to Accelerat...
by crowberry
Tue Jun 02, 2020 3:10 pm
Forum: News
Topic: MIT claim they will build the SPARC
Replies: 12
Views: 19129

Re: MIT claim they will build the SPARC

CFS has raised $84 million so in total their funding amounts to $200 million: https://cfs.energy/press/commonwealth-f ... n-a2-round.
by crowberry
Sat May 16, 2020 12:39 pm
Forum: News
Topic: JT-60 Fusion in Japan
Replies: 4
Views: 2790

Re: JT-60 Fusion in Japan

JT-60 turned into JT-60U and now the latest phase JT-60SA has been finished: http://qedfusion.org/FPA/fpn20-30.shtml.
by crowberry
Tue May 12, 2020 9:30 am
Forum: News
Topic: Article on laser driven pB11 fusion
Replies: 5
Views: 12856

Re: Article on laser driven pB11 fusion

Jonathan Tennenbaum has written a series of articles which are rather detailed on the idea of hydrogen-boron fusion proposed by professor Heinrich Hora. Some of the material is probably very familiar for readers of TP, but the articles give a very nice general and accessible introduction to this int...
by crowberry
Thu May 07, 2020 10:53 am
Forum: News
Topic: Tokamak Energy news
Replies: 108
Views: 111864

Re: Tokamak Energy news

Tokamak Energy raises £67m to make Oxford nuclear fusion hub
https://www.tokamakenergy.co.uk/tokamak ... usion-hub/
by crowberry
Thu May 07, 2020 10:49 am
Forum: Fund-Raising
Topic: ARPA-E GAMOV (Galvanizing Advances in Market-aligned fusion for an Overabundance of Watts)
Replies: 0
Views: 654

ARPA-E GAMOV (Galvanizing Advances in Market-aligned fusion for an Overabundance of Watts)

The third ARPA-E fusion programme is called GAMOV https://arpa-e.energy.gov/?q=arpa-e-programs/gamow. It will be interesting to see to whom the $30 million will be awarded.
by crowberry
Thu May 07, 2020 10:41 am
Forum: Fund-Raising
Topic: Department of Energy Announces $50 Million for Fusion Energy R&D
Replies: 1
Views: 772

Department of Energy Announces $50 Million for Fusion Energy R&D

This is another nice fusion research funding initiative: Department of Energy Announces $50 Million for Fusion Energy R&D
https://www.energy.gov/articles/departm ... -energy-rd
by crowberry
Mon May 04, 2020 8:09 pm
Forum: News
Topic: General Fusion in the news
Replies: 471
Views: 196744

Re: General Fusion in the news

Here is a recent paper by General Fusion: Stable compression of a spherical tokamak plasma Abstract An analysis of toroidal plasma compression by a collapsing flux conserver reveals linearly stable scenarios of operation to high compression ratios. The resistive and ideal MHD stability is calculated...
by crowberry
Mon May 04, 2020 7:15 am
Forum: Administration
Topic: Apologies for the long down time
Replies: 9
Views: 1004

Re: Apologies for the long down time

Hello Joe! Many thanks Joe for bringing the site back up again! It has indeed been a long time since the problem started and much has happened since then. I look very much forward to be able to share and learn about the progress in fusion during the past months on Talk-Polywell. It is great to have ...
by crowberry
Fri Dec 20, 2019 4:09 pm
Forum: Fund-Raising
Topic: DOE Announces Small Business Funding Opportunities
Replies: 0
Views: 4935

DOE Announces Small Business Funding Opportunities

U.S. Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette has issued the Department of Energy's (DOE's) second Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) for the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs for Fiscal Year (FY) 2020. The Phase I Release 2 FOA, with ap...