Advanced Energy Technology Group
Center for Energy Research
John E. Pulsifer
Assistant Development Engineer

M.S, UC San Diego, 1998.
Mechanical Engineering

Tel: (858) 534-7828
Fax: (858) 822-2120

Mailing Address:
University of California, San Diego
365 EBU-II
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0417
La Jolla, CA 92093-0417

Published Work:


D.T. Goodin, A. Nobile, N.B. Alexander, L.C. Brown, J.L. Maxwell, J. Pulsifer, A.M. Schwendt, M. Tillack, and R.S. Willms, "A Credible Pathway for Heavy Ion Driven Target Fabrication and Injection," Laser and Particle Beams, vol. 20, no. 4, 2002.

J. E. Pulsifer and A. R. Raffray
"Structured Porous Media for High Heat Flux Fusion Applications"
19th IEEE/NPSS Symposium on Fusion Engineering
Jan. 22-25, 2002.

J. E. Pulsifer, M. S. Tillack, D. Goodin and R. Petzoldt
"Thermal Control Techniques for Improved DT Layering of Indirect Drive IFE Targets"
2nd Int. Symp. on Inertial Fusion Science and Applications,
Kyoto Japan, Sept. 2001 (to be published)

M. S. Tillack, X. R. Wang, J. Pulsifer, S. Malang, D. K. Sze, M. Billone, I. Sviatoslavsky, and the ARIES Team, "Fusion Power Core Engineering for the ARIES-ST Power Plant," to be published in Fusion Engineering and Design (2001).

M. S. Tillack, X. R. Wang, J. Pulsifer, I. Sviatoslavsky
and the ARIES Team,
"ARIES-ST Plasma-Facing Component Design and Analysis,
Fusion Engineering and Design 49-50 (2000) 363.

M. S. Tillack, X. R. Wang, J. Pulsifer, S. Malang, D. K. Sze,
and the ARIES Team,
"ARIES-ST Breeding Blanket Design and Analysis,"
Fusion Engineering and Design 49-50 (2000) 689.

J. Pulsifer,
"Design Optimization of Helium Cooled PbLi Blanket for ARIES-ST,"
UCSD Masters Thesis, 1998.

"One Tub, Eight Blocks, Twelve Blinkers, and Other Views of Life", Clifford A. Reiter and John E. Pulsifer, Computers and Graphics, Vol. 20, No. 3, pp. 457-462, 1996.