연구소소개

Development of the Fusion Reactior Technology

1. Research Objectives

  • Korean Fusion Demonstration Plant (K-DEMO) design concept development and establishment of fusion reactor engineering infrastructure to achieve the practical use of fusion energy

2. Research Area

  • Conceptual Design Study for K-DEMO
  • Development of Strategy for K-DEMO R&D Program
  • Fusion Engineering R&D Facility Design and Preparation

3. Research Contents

  • Conceptual Design Study for K-DEMO
    - Study on the tokamak design parameters considering the engineering limit
    - Analysis of the K-DEMO model
  • Development of Strategy for K-DEMO R&D Program
    - K-DEMO Project Planning
    - Cooperation for K-DEMO Project
  • Fusion Engineering R&D Facility Design and Preparation
    - Establishment of R&D facility for K-DEMO components and materials
    - Planning for K-DEMO R&D facility
  • Foundation of the Fusion Reactor Engineering R&D Center

4. Use of Research Results

  • Resource data for K-DEMO feasibility study
  • Establishment of fusion energy R&D infrastructure
  • International collaboration through development of fusion energy R&D program
  • Improvement in fusion engineering and technology capability through foundation of Fusion Reactor Engineering R&D Center