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EPFL SB SPC-II
PPB 216 (Bâtiment PPB)
Station 13
CH-1015 Lausanne

Web site: Web site: https://spc.epfl.ch/

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Teaching & PhD

Teaching

Physics

PhD Students

Stipani Lorenzo,

Past EPFL PhD Students

Panis Theodoros ,

Courses

Global issues: energy A

This course offers an overview of global issues related to energy: basic concepts, needs and resources, societal and political implications. The combination of scientific and SHS approaches will provide the students with quantitative tools as well as an overall vision of the issue.

Magnetic confinement

To provide an overview of the fundamentals of magnetic confinement (MC) of plasmas for fusion.The different MC configurations are presented, with a description of their operating regimes.The basic elements of particle & energy transport, of plasma-wall interaction & of burning plasma are introduced.