November 14, 2013, No comments

Materials are widely recognized as one of the critical remaining challenges for making fusion a commercially viable energy source. In a future fusion power plant, the materials surrounding and interacting […]


New Nuclear Materials Testing Techniques

July 5, 2011, 1 Comment

Nuclear power is a major component of our nation’s long-term clean-energy future, but the technology has come under increased scrutiny in the wa ...


Corrosion Causing Leaks at Most US Nuclear Sites

June 24, 2011, No comments

Radioactive tritium has leaked from three-quarters of United States commercial nuclear power sites, often into groundwater from corroded, buried pipin ...


Key Materials Insight helps Advance Fusion Power

April 12, 2011, No comments

A new discovery about the dynamic impact of individual energetic particles into a solid surface improves our ability to predict surface stability or i ...