The presentation will address the motivation, the strategy and the plan for developing high average power millimeter wave sources under the sponsorship of the Office of Fusion Energy, Department of Energy. Ongoing efforts and expected trends in line with the recent recommendations of a number of review panels will be discussed. The presentation will also highlight some of the fusion experimental applications.
T. V. George, T. V. George,
"Status And Future Plans Of High Power Sources For Plasma Heating", Proc. SPIE 1039, 13th Intl Conf on Infrared and Millimeter Waves, (18 November 1989); doi: 10.1117/12.978390; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.978390