The first meeting of the National Science and TechnologyInfrastructure Fusion Reactor Main System Comprehensive Research Facility(CRAFT) Engineering Science and Technology Committee meeting is held at ASIPP OnDecember 22th.
There are 24 members which from Institute of ModernPhysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, University of Science and Technology ofChina, Chinese Nuclear Society, Chinese Academy of Engineering Physics,Institute of High Energy Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China ElectricPower Research Institute, China Nuclear Power Research and Design Institute,Global Energy Internet Research Institute, Chinese Academy of SciencesInstitute of Physical and Chemical Technology, China National NuclearCorporation, Southwest Institute of Physics of Nuclear Industry, DonghuaUniversity, Peking University, Tsinghua University, University of ChineseAcademy of Sciences, Taiyuan University of Technology, Huazhong University ofScience and Technology, Dalian University of Technology, Xi'an Jiaotong Universityand other attended the meeting. CRAFT engineering command members andfirst-level project leaders are all attended the meeting.
The executive deputy director, Song Yuntao, host themeeting. He reviewed the journey of the project, thanked the Chinese Academy ofSciences and the provincial and municipal governments for their long-termsupport for the CRAFT project, and hoped that experts would provide valuablesuggestions. Mr. Wan Baonian introduced the significance of CRAFT construction.He said that with the strong support of the country, CRAFT construction can laya solid foundation for CFETR construction and promote the sustainabledevelopment of human energy in the future. The leader of the Finance Bureau takea speech. He said that the project has large volume, long construction cycleand high degree of attention. He hoped that the Scientific and TechnicalCommittee could give full play to the important role of scientific and technologicalconsultation, supervise the project, and ensure that the project can becompleted according to schedule and budget task. The list of members of theScientific and Technical Committee was subsequently read out.
Academician ZhanWenlong, director of the Science and Technology Committee, gave a speech. Hesaid that he was very glad to come to the meeting and hoped that the experts ofthe Science and Technology Committee would provide constructive opinions toensure the implementation of the project successful. After that, Vice Presidentof Hefei institutes of Physical Science Chinese Academy of Sciences Liu Jianguoissued a letter of appointment for the experts of the Science and TechnologyCommittee.
Academician Li Jiangang, the leader of CRAFT project,introduced the basic composition of CRAFT personnel and the challenges in thefuture. Thank all people for the continued support for the project. ProfessorWu Yu and Lu Kun made detailed reports on the construction plans of thesuperconducting magnet research system and the deflector research systemrespectively.