You are not logged in.
AMSER logo

Search Results

> >|
View Resource General Atomics Fusion Group Educational Home Page

This site from the General Atomics Energy Group features a collection of educational resources on fusion. Both naturally occuring fusion and fusion as an energy source are included. Resources for teachers to use in the classroom are included.

View Resource The Sun

This material uses the Sun as an example of diverse parts of physics. Topics include weather and climate, magnetism and the interplanetary field, color, spectra and the electromagnetic spectrum, nuclear energy and its release in stars and on Earth, and stellar evolution. This is part of a wider site "From Stargazers to Starships" which has related lesson plans, glossary, timeline, problems, and...

View Resource Nuclear Power

This site, created by David P. Stern, is an introduction to nuclear fission, its controlled release in power stations, problems of nuclear waste, and nuclear accidents. A linked web page discusses nuclear weapons, their effect, their ban, and "dirty bombs". This material supplements a previous section on fission in the Sun and the curve of binding energy in "From Stargazers to Starships". A...

View Resource Fusion Energy Educational Web Site

This site, a joint effort between Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory and Princeton Plasma National Laboratory, is a collection of resources about nuclear fusion. It provides a large set of definitions for the terms most commonly used in fusion research, and a course developed in conjunction with the Contemporary Physics Education Project. Some of the largest sections consist of: "Other Stars...

View Resource Massachusetts Institute of Technology Plasma Science and Fusion Center

This site offers comprehensive information on the research being conducted at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology-Plasma Science and Fusion Center. Information includes the levitated dipole experiment, the Alcator Project, and waves and beams. The page also features information on research projects, faculty members, educational opportunities for K-12, undergraduate students, and graduate...

> >|
user login
why log in?
Manage your resources
Save, organize, and share resources that you find.

Subscribe to bulletins
Automatically be notified about new resources that match your interests.

It's easy, fast, and FREE!
for the

Copyright 2015 Internet Scout Resource Metadata
Copyright 2015 Internet Scout
NSF NSDL University of Wisconsin Internet Scout
Leave Feedback