Muon catalyzed fusion in plasma state and high intensity DT fusion neutron source

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dt/mu/ molecular formation rates in a plasma state of DT mixture by d and t ions are, respectively, 63 and 77 times higher than the ones by electrons. High plasma oscillation frequency in a high electron density plasma enhances the formation rate in the high temperature dt mixture. The DT muon catalyzed fusion has the ability to produce much higher intensity 14 MeV neutron source (in order of 5 /times/ 10/sup 16/n/cm/sup 2//sec) than other means of stripping and spallation approaches. Such neutrons can be used for testing of first wall material candidates for magnetic fusion reactors, for incinerating fission ... continued below

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Takahashi, Hiroshi January 1, 1989.

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dt/mu/ molecular formation rates in a plasma state of DT mixture by d and t ions are, respectively, 63 and 77 times higher than the ones by electrons. High plasma oscillation frequency in a high electron density plasma enhances the formation rate in the high temperature dt mixture. The DT muon catalyzed fusion has the ability to produce much higher intensity 14 MeV neutron source (in order of 5 /times/ 10/sup 16/n/cm/sup 2//sec) than other means of stripping and spallation approaches. Such neutrons can be used for testing of first wall material candidates for magnetic fusion reactors, for incinerating fission products (e.g., Cs/sup 137/) and for creating high thermal flux neutron sources, on the order of 10/sup 17/n/cm/sup 2//sec. 12 refs., 2 figs.

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NTIS, PC A02/MF A01; OSTI; INIS; GPO Dep.; 1.

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  • 5. international conference on emerging nuclear energy systems: ICENES '89, Karlsruhe, Germany, F.R., 3-6 Jul 1989

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  • Other: DE89017602
  • Report No.: BNL-43062
  • Report No.: CONF-890711-3
  • Grant Number: AC02-76CH00016
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 5689136
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc1093703

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Takahashi, Hiroshi. Muon catalyzed fusion in plasma state and high intensity DT fusion neutron source, article, January 1, 1989; Upton, New York. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1093703/: accessed June 23, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.