Graduate Students

 

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Kurt_FleshKurt Flesch – Research Assistant

Education

  • BS, Physics & Mathematics Secondary Education, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
  • MSc Engineering Physics, UW Madison, 2016

Project: Neutral exhaust with 3D fields at NSTX-Upgrade (funded by DoE under grant DE-SC0012315)

 

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bildschirmfoto-2017-09-27-um-17-18-01Thierry Kremeyer – Research Assistant

Education

  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, RWTH Aachen, Germany, 2014
    • MSc Engineering Physics, UW Madison, 2016

Project: Particle fueling and exhaust in the Wendelstein 7-X Island Divertor (funded by DoE under grant De-SC00014210)

 

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Jon Van Blarcum – Research Assistant

Education 

  • MS in Mechanical Engineering, Worcester Polytechnic Institute – 2017
  • BS in Mechanical Engineering, Worcester Polytechnic Institute – 2017

Project: Modeling the effects of RMP current phase on heat loads and particle fluxes in KSTAR and ITER using EMC3-EIRENE. Work funded under DoE Early Career Award grant DE-SC00013911.

 

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Kelly Garcia – Research Assistant

Education 

  • BS in Physics, University of California San Diego – 2019

Project: Modeling of heat and particle fluxes along with neutral pressure buildup in the Wendelsten 7-X island divertor using EMC3-EIRENE. Work funded under Advanced Opportunity Fellowship (AOF) through the Graduate Engineering Research Scholars (GERS).

 

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Marcel Granetzny – Research Assistant

Education 

  • MSc in Fusion Energy, University of York, United Kingdom, 2016
  • BSc in Physics, Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany, 2014

Project: Helicon physics in different magnetic configurations.