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Dennis Whyte receives Fusion Power Associates Leadership Award

The Fusion Power Associates (FPA) Board of Directors has awarded its 2018 Leadership Award to Prof. Dennis Whyte, Director of MIT’s Plasma Science and Fusion Center (PSFC) and Head of the Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering.

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Alcator C-Mod interior, MIT

New record for fusion

Alcator C-Mod tokamak nuclear fusion reactor sets world record on final day of operation.

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High intensity fusion

MIT’s Alcator C-Mod nuclear reactor winds down — and defines its legacy on its final run.

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