Fusion Power Associates
2 Professional Drive, Suite 248
Gaithersburg, MD 20879
phone: (301) 258-0545
fax: (301) 975-9869
e-mail: FusionPwrAssoc@aol.com
web: http://fusionpower.org

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Fusion Power Associates Annual Meeting Dec 13

October 19, 2004

Fusion Power Associates will hold its 25th Year Annivesary Annual Meeting and Symposium,"The Fusion Energy Option," Dec 13 in Gaithersburg, MD. The Agenda and Registraion information are provided below.
Fusion Power Associates
25th Anniversary Meeting and Symposium
The Fusion Energy Option
December 13, 2004
Marriott Gaithersburg Washingtonian Ctr. Hotel
9751 Washingtonian Blvd, Gaithersburg, MD 20878
(800)228-9290 or (301) 590-0044

Hotel Information: A block of rooms has been reserved under the name "DOE 
Fusion Energy Sciences Advisory Committee."


8:00 Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30 Welcome - Miklos Porkolab (MIT), Chair, FPA Board of Directors

8:40 Presentation of Awards - Steve Dean, President, FPA

9:00 Current Perspectives on Fossil Fuel Reserves
- John Sheffield, Joint Inst. for Energy and Environment

9:30 Fusion as a Source for Hydrogen Production 
    -Ken Schultz, General Atomics
10:00 Break

10:30 Plans for Early Ignition on NIF 
    -John Lindl, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

11:00 Development Paths for Inertial Fusion Energy 
    - Mike Campbell, General Atomics

11:30 Status of Planning for ITER 
    - Ned Sauthoff, Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory

12:00 Lunch

1:30 Status and Promise of Compact Stellarator 
    - Hutch Neilson, Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory

1:55 Status and Promise of Compact Tori and Magnetized Target Fusion 
    - Glen Wurden, Los Alamos National Laboratory 
2:20 Fusion Technology R&D Needed Now for Magnetic Fusion Energy 
    - Neil Morley. University of California, Los Angeles

2:45 Status of High Average Power Laser Program 
    - John Sethian, U. S. Naval Research Laboratory

3:10 Break

3:35 Status of Z-pinch IFE Program 
    - Craig Olson, Sandia National Laboratory 

4:00 Status of Heavy Ion Fusion Program 
    - Grant Logan, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory 

4:25 Perspectives on Fusion Electric Power Plants: Critical R&D 
    - Farrokh Najmabadi, University of California, San Diego

4:50 Thoughts on Fusion Energy Development Strategies 
    - Dale Meade, Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory

5:10 Fusion Energy Sciences Update 
    - N. Anne Davies, U. S. Dept. of Energy

5:35 Inertial Confinement Fusion and the NIF Project Update 
    - Chris Keane, U. S. Dept. of Energy

6:00 Reception

Attendees are encouraged to stay over and attend a public meeting of the DOE 
Fusion Energy Sciences Advisory Committee (FESAC) December 14-15 at the same 
location. Information on that meeting is posted at 
http://www.ofes.fusion.doe.gov (click on FESAC).

To register, please use the registration form below and mail or fax to Fusion 
Power Associates, 2 Professional Drive, Suite 249, Gaithersburg, MD 20879 
USA. Fax: 301-975-9869.  Registration Forms are also posted at 

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