Plasma Sciences and Technologies Education Outreach General Atomics, San Diego, California Plasma sciences outreach page from General Atomics for teachers, students and the public, features national and facility events, interactive media, curricula, virtual tours, viewgraph presentation and brochures, including new brochure on “Plasma Physics, The science of the Fourth State of Matter”
Space Science Institute, Boulder Colorado Education and outreach for space sciences and plasma science, features workshops, exhibits (Electric Space), K-12 curricula, Space Weather Center, MarsQuest
Physics Education Resources – PhysicsED University of Washington, Seattle An integration of many education resources for physics [includes Java applet to illustrate Electron Plasma Simulation within ‘the virtual laboratory’ portion of other physics links].
Physics 2000, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado Extensive set of interactive Java applets illustrating various concepts of modern physics; accessible for all ages but useful for both K-12 and college level. Contents: Physics 2000(What is it?, Favorite applets, Contents), Einstein’s Legacy, and The Atomic Lab. Other topics included are X-rays & CAT, electromagnetic waves, quantum atom, microwave ovens, lasers, TV & laptop screens, Bose-Einstein condensates, and interference experiments. Plasmas not specifically discussed but many interactive applets are relevant to plasma processes.
Internet Pilot to Physics, Institute of Physics, United Kingdom ‘ Virtual laboratory’ – also at PhysicsEd above, includes VRML Gallery of Electromagnetism, electric and magnetic fields in a wave-guide, charged particle motion in a uniform and constant EM field, electron plasma simulation
Fusion Energy Education Web Site for Fusion Energy General Atomics, San Diego, CA fusion introduction, DIII-D tokamak information, teacher resources, fusion slide show
Laser and Fusion Education Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ICF, plasmas and fusion intro, heavy ion fusion (HIF), plasmas for national security, fusion education resources, NOVA virtual tour
Inertial Fusion Energy University of California Berkeley includes artists’s conception of inertial fusion power plant
Office of Fusion Energy U. S. Department of Energy Office of Energy Research magnetic confinement fusion project offices, various graphics available here and at laboratories, fusion education page with resources and links
Office of Inertial Fusion U. S. Department of Energy Office of Defense Programs inertial confinement fusion (ICF) and National Ignition Facility Project offices, links to key programs and resources at GA, LLNL, LANL, NRL, Sandia,University of Rochester