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Fusion Energy Sciences

Plasma Materials Test Facility

On March 16, 2011, in

The Plasma Materials Test Facility (PMTF) at Sandia National Laboratories is a DOE designated user and work-for-others (WFO) facility. This designation permits outside researchers from private companies and universities to either visit and use the facility when no DOE experiments are underway or to contract Sandia directly through a WFO agreement to perform their testing. […]

Fusion Energy Sciences

On February 17, 2011, in

The Fusion Energy Sciences (FES) program is the national basic-research effort in advance plasma science, fusion science, and fusion technology—the knowledge base needed for an economically and environmentally attractive fusion energy source. As a major contributor to this effort, Sandia’s Fusion Technology Program studies the interactions of plasmas and materials, the behavior of materials exposed […]