Fusion In The Era Of Burning Plasma Studies: Workforce Planning For 2004-2014

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Journal Of Fusion Energy


This is the final report of a panel set up by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Fusion Energy Sciences Advisory Committee (FESAC) in response to a charge letter from Dr. Raymond Orbach (Appendix A), asking FESAC to "addressed the issue of workforce development in the U.S. fusion program." This report, submitted to FESAC March 29, 2004 and subsequently approved by them (Appendix B), presents FESAC's response to that charge.