September 27, 2023

Specially appointed Professor Katsumi Ida to receive the Chandrasekhar Award: Contributions to the advancement of plasma physics are highly valued

Research Results (Press Release)
September 6, 2023

High-temperature superconducting large-current conductor with simple stacking : For accelerating realization and deployment of fusion reactors

Research Results (Press Release)
August 24, 2023

α-Al2O3 Protective Layer That Sticks to Metal Surface with Functions of an Anchor and Peg (Joint Research with Tokyo Institute of Technology)

Research Results (Press Release)
March 23, 2023

Simplified calculations reproduce complex plasma flows:Advances in theoretical studies on turbulence-driven heat transport in fusion plasms

Research Results (Press Release)
March 9, 2023

Demonstration of fusion reactions using advanced fusion fuels - A first step toward a clean fusion reactor using a hydrogen-boron reaction that does not produce neutrons -

Research Results (Press Release)
January 6, 202

Cooling 100 million degree plasma with a hydrogen-neon mixture ice pellet

Research Results (Press Release)
December 28, 2022

Mitigating corrosion by liquid tin could lead to better cooling in fusion reactors

Research Results (Press Release)
October 18, 2022

Development of high-time-resolution measurement of electron temperature and density in a magnetically confined plasma

Research Results (Press Release)
September 28, 2022

The process of waves carrying plasma heat is observed for the first time in the world

Research Results (Press Release)
May 19, 2022

Discovery of high-speed moving plasma turbulence for the first time in the world

Research Results (Press Release)
April 28, 2022

Successful improvement of plasma thermal insulation layer with deuterium

Research Results (Press Release)
April 5, 2022

Plasma turbulence spreading by magnetic fluctuation reduces heat load on a fusion device wall

Research Results (Press Release)
March 3, 2022

Self-sustained divertor oscillation mechanism identified in fusion plasma experiment

Research Results (Press Release)
February 25, 2022

Deep Neural Network to Find Hidden Turbulent Motion on the Sun

Research Results (Press Release)
January 28, 2022

Boron powder injection makes plasma temperature increase

Research Results (Press Release)
December 2, 2021

Impact of Magnetic Field Configuration on Suppression of Turbulence

September 1, 2021

The deadline for the abstract submission of ITC30 has been extended to September 27, 2021

July 12, 2021

Developing the novel joint technique for copper alloy: This highly contributes to producing the efficient heat removal component for fusion reactor

April 16, 2021

Greetings from the Director General

June 19, 2021

The online workshop "Science Talks" June 19, 2021, NIFS

June 21, 2021

The LHD Research Forum will be held from July 13 to July 16, July 2021 on Zoom

Research Updates
April 22, 2021

Making it possible to analyze light coming from the universe for approaching the origin of heavy ions: Computing atomic data of the highest precision