IPP Summer University for Plasma Physics and Fusion Research 2022
Greifswald, 12 - 16 September 2022
The course covers the main aspects of plasma physics with emphasis on nuclear fusion: basics of plasma physics – kinetic theory and magnetohydrodynamic description of a plasma – concepts and experimental results of tokamak and stellarator configurations – heating and diagnostics – plasma wall interaction and material research – astrophysical plasmas – ITER and the next steps towards a reactor. The course includes a tour of IPP’s stellarator experiment Wendelstein 7-X.
The lectures are designed for physics and engineering students of European Universities who have already completed their bachelor courses and not yet decided their PhD topic.
The school fee is 50 euros. IPP will cover the costs of accommodation and social events. Participants are required to pay their travel costs.
The school is intended for a maximum of 50 participants. Applications must be submitted online and must include evidence of undergraduate studies (e.g. diploma or bachelor) and CV.
Application deadline: 31 May 2022.