FPN20-17

US Fusion Community Plan Report Completed and Posted

March 12, 2020

The year-plus US fusion community planning process is complete. Its report is posted at:

https://sites.google.com/pppl.gov/dpp-cpp

A form for endorsing the report (optional) can also be found there.

The US Department of Energy's Office of Science Fusion Energy Sciences Advisory Committee (FESAC) will now initiate its review of the report, which will be presented to FESAC and discussed at a one-day virtual meeting online via Zoom on Monday March 16. The agenda and instructions for Zoom participation can be found on the FESAC webpage:

https://science.osti.gov/fes/fesac

If you would like to make a Public Comment at the virtual meeting, contact Dr. Sam Barish either by phone (301-903-2917) or email (sam.barish@science.doe.gov

FESAC has established a subpanel chaired by Troy Carter (UCLA) to review the Community report. Carter will discuss their plans on the March 16 meeting via Zoom.

The current agenda for the March 16 meeting is as follows: