Instructor

Dr. Katharina Stapelmann

Dr. Katharina Stapelmann

Nuclear Engineering

Phone: 919-515-5987
Email: katharina_stapelmann@ncsu.edu
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NE 528 Introduction to Plasma Physics and Fusion Energy

3 Credit Hours

Concepts in plasma physics, basics of thermonuclear reactions; charged particle collisions, single particle motions and drifts, radiation from plasmas and plasma waves, fluid theory of plasmas, formation and heating of plasmas, plasma confinement, fusion devices and other plasma applications.

Also listed as PY 528, though not through Engineering Online

Prerequisites

Applied Differential Equations II (NC State MA 401) AND  Physics for Engineers and Scientists II (NC State PY 208)

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Computer and Software Requirements

Please review minimum computer specifications recommended by NC State University and Engineering Online.