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ARIES Pathways Study "Technology Readiness Level" related documents


Reports

ARIES Interim Report
M. Tillack et al., "Issues and R&D needs for commercial fusion energy", UCSD-CER-08-01, July 2008.

2007 TOFE paper
M. Tillack et al., "An Evaluation of Fusion Energy R&D Gaps using Technology Readiness Levels", Fusion Science and Technology, 56 (2) August 2009, 949-956.

Presentations

FESAC Materials subpanel (Dec 21, 2011)

ICFRM (Oct 20, 2011)

FESAC (Jan. 13, 2009)

FPA annual meeting (Dec 4, 2008)

TOFE (Sept 30, 2008)

Background on TRL's
NASA Definitions of Technology Rediness Levels
GAO for Department of Energy Report (see Appendix V)
GNEP Development Plan (see especially pages vii to xii)

Related Documents
ARIES Utility Advisory Committee Report (1994)
FESAC Greenwald panel report (Oct 2007) (see also FESAC Web SIte)