Annual Report 2000: Engineering InterAction
College of Engineering / University of Wisconsin-Madison

Center for Plasma Theory and Computation

The Dean's Message

College Departments

Biomedical Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Engineering Physics

Engineering Professional Development

Industrial Engineering

Materials Science and Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Interdisciplinary Degree Programs

2000-2001 Industrial Advisory Board

College Consortia

College Centers

College Services

Private Support

1999-2000 Financial Summary

Faculty and Department Directory

College Publications


James D. Callen (Director)

John E. Scharer (Co-Director)

503 Engineering Research Building
1500 Engineering Drive
Madison, WI 53706-1687

Tel: 608/263-8142
Fax: 608/265-2438

  • Develops analytical and computational models of plasma equilibrium, waves, instabilities, radio-frequency wave heating, turbulence and transport for applications to toroidal magnetically confined plasmas and controlled fusion.

  • Analyzes space plasma wave propagation and heating, and computes and designs millimeter wave amplifiers and radio frequency plasma sources for materials processing.

  • Administers cluster of workstations and local network interface to NERSC supercomputers for plasma/fusion research.

  • Involves faculty, staff and graduate students in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Department of Engineering Physics and Department of Physics.


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Published: September 2000