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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:
Leonor Sierra

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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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Riccardo Betti Named Inaugural Robert L. McCrory Professor
April 03, 2014

Secretary Chu Announces 2011 Lawrence Award Winners
November 28, 2011

Riccardo Betti on the Future of Fusion Energy
September 28, 2010

University of Rochester Professor Riccardo Betti advises Congress on Future of Fusion
November 02, 2009

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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.