Summary: Summary of FNST Survey : Thoughts of the Community
on progress, concerns, and next steps in FNST
Some Key Leaders of the world fusion community were
asked to provide their response to the following questions:
1. What are the most important accomplishment(s) in
FNST in the past 5 years?
2. What are the most important technical results in FNST
in the past 5 years that had negative consequences?
3. What are the most critical next steps (large or small)
that we are not doing now, which we should be
Prepared by M. Abdou, N. Morley, A. Ying
ISFNT-9, Dalian, China, 2009
· I solicited input on advances and challenges of FNST from
many experts and leaders of FNST around the world. I truly
appreciate their thoughtful and insightful responses.
Masato Akiba Nasr Ghoniem Mohamed Sawan
Paola Batistoni Luciano Giancarli Shahram Sharafat