2023 Special Lecture on Accelerator and Fusion Reactor Technology II

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Academic unit or major
Graduate major in Nuclear Engineering
Tsutsui Hiroaki  Katabuchi Tatsuya  Akatsuka Hiroshi  Hasegawa Jun  Hayashizaki Noriyosu  Oshima Nagayasu 
Class Format
Lecture    (Face-to-face)
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Fri7-8(北2号館, 571, North 2-571)  
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Course description and aims

The course will provide the lectures mainly for doctoral degree program students on accelerator and fusion reactor engineering, students deeply understand the detail of accelerator and fusion related technology.

Student learning outcomes

Students can explain the details of accelerator and fusion engineering based on the deep understanding of this scientific field.


accelerator, nuclear fusion

Competencies that will be developed

Specialist skills Intercultural skills Communication skills Critical thinking skills Practical and/or problem-solving skills

Class flow

Lectures will be delivered by the lecturers in various fields in accelerator and fusion engineering

Course schedule/Required learning

  Course schedule Required learning
Class 1 Cluster Beam Generation and Acceleration To be able to explain how to generate and accelerate cluster beams
Class 2 Production of Radioisotopes Using Particle Accelerators Depending on the topic and the lecturer
Class 3 Isotope Separation by Plasma Methods To be able to give various examples of isotope separation by plasma methods and to judge their technical feasibility
Class 4 Heavy-Ion Inertial Fusion II - Indirect Drive Approach - Explain the pros and cons of the indirect-drive approach to heavy-ion inertial fusion in comparison with conventional direct-drive schemes.
Class 5 Applications of Particle Accelerators Explain applications of particle accelerators.
Class 6 Numerical Analysis on Nuclear Fusion Explain a part of numerical analysis in nuclear fusion.
Class 7 Introduction to Low-speed Positron Beam Explain the generation, control, and measurement techniques of low-speed positron beams.

Out-of-Class Study Time (Preparation and Review)

To enhance effective learning, students are encouraged to spend approximately 100 minutes reviewing class content afterwards for each class.
They should do so by referring to course material.



Reference books, course materials, etc.

Introduced by the lecturer depending on the topic

Assessment criteria and methods

The understanding and knowledge on accelerator and fusion reactor technologies are evaluated through a small quiz or assignments of each lecture.

Related courses

  • NCL.A401 : Laser and Particle‐Beam Technology and Its Medical Applications
  • NCL.A402 : Nuclear Fusion Reactor Engineering

Prerequisites (i.e., required knowledge, skills, courses, etc.)

General fundamental knowledge of accelerator and fusion reactor engineering

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