Recent Advances and Strategy for the Development of Fusion Energy in the United States

Phil Snyder

Dr. Phillip Snyder

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Monday, August 9, 2021

11:30 a.m.

Crowne Plaza Hotel
Plated lunch will be served to each guest directly at the table, starting at 11:30 a.m.
Lunch will be the Chef’s Choice. Price for lunch is $13 (includes complimentary parking in the hotel garage).
If you choose not to eat, a charge of $5 covers parking and room service.
CDC and local COVID-19 recommendations in effect on the day of the meeting will be observed.

The meeting will be called to order at noon.


Dr. Snyder is the Section Head of Burning Plasma Foundations in the Fusion Energy Division at Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

He earned his PhD in Plasma Physics at Princeton University and is a Fellow of the American Physical Society.

He received the Rosenbluth Award for Fusion Theory (2004), the APS Dawson Award for Excellence in Plasma Physics Research (2013) and the Nuclear Fusion Award (2014). He has recently served on two National Academies panels developing fusion strategy.