- Stellarators: Advance stellarators and related topics in 3D fusion plasma physics through design optimization and experimental research.
- Collaboration with Wendelstein 7-X
- Stellarator Scoping Study (LDRD)
- Stellarator Pilot Plant Study (LDRD)
- Advanced design: Advance the case and the technical basis for fusion development toward MFE Demo.
- National Fusion Energy System Studies Program.