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Riccardo Betti

Professor Of Mechanical Engineering (and Physics), Theoretical Plasma Physics
Arts, Sciences, and Engineering

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Areas of expertise: Theoretical Plasma Physics

Press contact:
Peter Iglinski

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In the News

Tech Page One
Recent advancements fuel nuclear fusion
March 26, 2014

Laser fusion put on slow burn
December 11, 2012
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November 07, 2012

Environmental News Network
The Promise of Fusion Power
October 22, 2010

Sacramento Bee
Miracle light: Can lasers solve the energy crisis?
December 15, 2009

Columbia State
Miracle light: Can lasers solve the energy crisis?
December 09, 2009

National Nuclear Security Administration
NNSA Congratulates Ed Moses and Riccardo Betti for Receiving the 2009 Edward Teller Medals
September 11, 2009

Scientific American
How Can a Single Photon Produce a Whole Image?
January 23, 2007

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News Releases

Local Science Teacher Receives 'Inspirational Teaching' Award
August 05, 2004

U.S. DOE Gives $5.5 Million to Rochester For Extreme Fusion Center
May 27, 2004

Local Science Teacher Receives 'Inspirational Teaching' Award
October 30, 2003

Betti's research is in area of theoretical plasma physics with particular focus on the study of thermonuclear plasmas for applications in controlled thermonuclear fusion.