Eduardo Pitthan Filho awarded EUROfusion Enabling Research grant

2023-10-26

Eduardo Pitthan Filho from the division of applied nuclear physics has been awarded an Enabling Research grant within the EUROfusion consortium. Together with researchers from Uppsala University, Vienna University of Technology and Aalto University, he will study the effect of boron on fusion materials using amongst others the infrastructure at the Tandem laboratory.

Project title: The impact of boron intermixing in PFC on atomic, structural and mechanical features: sputter yields, near-surface morphology, and fuel retention

Main applicant: Eduardo Pitthan Filho, Division of Applied Nuclear Physics

Grant Amount: 4.2 million SEK for the period 2024-2025