27 episodes

The Fusion Focused podcast aims to highlight inspiring experts within the Plasma Physics & Fusion Energy community, showcase the diverse careers available within the fusion field, talk with the guests about their scientific interests, and chat about why fusion is so cool!

Fusion Focused Ella Fox-Widdows

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The Fusion Focused podcast aims to highlight inspiring experts within the Plasma Physics & Fusion Energy community, showcase the diverse careers available within the fusion field, talk with the guests about their scientific interests, and chat about why fusion is so cool!

    S2 E11: Prof. Anne White

    S2 E11: Prof. Anne White

    In episode eleven of the second series of Fusion Focused, Dr Ella Fox-Widdows chats with Professor Anne White, about her role at MIT and how it has evolved over her career, millimetre wave diagnostics, the pros and cons to different fusion approaches, diversity and the importance of attracting a diverse cohort at MIT and being pro-nuclear as a result of being pro-environment!



    Get your fusion focused merch! : https://fusionfocused.bigcartel.com/



    Connect with Fusion Focused on Instagram & Twitter, @fusionfocused

    Music from Uppbeat:

    https://uppbeat.io/t/pryces/music-is

    License code: UKFIZQRLRSQAMP09

    • 54 min
    S2 E10: Rosie Barker

    S2 E10: Rosie Barker

    In episode ten of the second series of Fusion Focused, Dr Ella Fox-Widdows chats with Rosie Barker, experimental scientist at First Light Fusion, about FLF's approach to fusion, Rosie's academic journey, her role at First Light and how she got interested in fusion!



    New fusion focused merch: https://fusionfocused.bigcartel.com/



    Connect with Fusion Focused on Instagram & Twitter, @fusionfocused

    Music from Uppbeat:

    https://uppbeat.io/t/pryces/music-is

    License code: UKFIZQRLRSQAMP09

    • 25 min
    S2 E9: Maria Morbey

    S2 E9: Maria Morbey

    In episode nine of the second series of Fusion Focused, Dr Ella Fox-Widdows chats with Maria Morbey, PhD student at DIFFER, about Maria's research into liquid metals, why she got into fusion, and her work as the Chair of the FuseNet Student Council!

    New fusion focused merch: https://fusionfocused.bigcartel.com/



    Connect with Fusion Focused on Instagram & Twitter, @fusionfocused

    Music from Uppbeat:

    https://uppbeat.io/t/pryces/music-is

    License code: UKFIZQRLRSQAMP09

    • 20 min
    S2 E8: Dr Eleanor Tubman

    S2 E8: Dr Eleanor Tubman

    In episode eight of the second series of Fusion Focused, Dr Ella Fox-Widdows chats with Dr Eleanor Tubman, a lecturer at Imperial College London, (recorded in 2022 before she started her new role!) about Ellie's work at Lawrence Livermore National Lab, her research and the international collaboration opportunities she's had and getting outdoors and sailing in California!

    Connect with Fusion Focused on Instagram & Twitter, @fusionfocused

    Music from Uppbeat:

    https://uppbeat.io/t/pryces/music-is

    License code: UKFIZQRLRSQAMP09

    • 40 min
    S2 E7: Cyd Cowley

    S2 E7: Cyd Cowley

    In episode seven of the second series of Fusion Focused, Dr Ella Fox-Widdows chats with Cyd Cowley, PhD student at the University of York/CCFE, (recorded in mid 2022 before I joined CFS!) about Cyd's collaboratory project working on divertor modelling for SPARC at the PSFC, magnetics diagnostics at W7-X, fusion news and why science communication is important for fusion and the Oxford Shakespeare festival!

    Connect with Fusion Focused on Instagram & Twitter, @fusionfocused

    Music from Uppbeat:

    https://uppbeat.io/t/pryces/music-is

    License code: UKFIZQRLRSQAMP09

    • 48 min
    S2 E6: Dr Steffi Diem

    S2 E6: Dr Steffi Diem

    In episode six of the second series of Fusion Focused, Dr Ella Fox-Widdows chats with Dr Steffi Diem, Assistant Professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, about her research into electron bernstein waves, the need for diversity in fusion, and her very interesting hobby!!

    Connect with Fusion Focused on Instagram & Twitter, @fusionfocused

    Music from Uppbeat:

    https://uppbeat.io/t/pryces/music-is

    License code: UKFIZQRLRSQAMP09

    • 31 min

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