Long Pulse Fusion Physics Experiments without Superconducting Electromagnets Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Long Pulse Fusion Physics Experiments without Superconducting Electromagnets

Creator

  • Author: Woolley, R.D.
    Creator Type: Personal

Contributor

  • Sponsor: United States. Department of Energy. Office of Energy Research.
    Contributor Type: Organization
    Contributor Info: USDOE Office of Energy Research (ER)

Publisher

  • Name: Princeton University. Plasma Physics Laboratory.
    Place of Publication: Princeton, New Jersey
    Additional Info: Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory (PPPL), Princeton, NJ

Date

  • Creation: 1998-08-19

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Long-pulse fusion physics experiments can be performed economically via resistive electromagnets designed for thermally steady-state operation. Possible fusion experiments using resistive electromagnets include long-pulse ignition with deuterium-tritium fuel. Long-pulse resistive electromagnets are alternatives to today's delicate and costly superconductors. At any rate, superconducting technology is now evolving independent of fusion, so near-term superconducting experience may not ultimately be useful.
  • Physical Description: 170 Kilobytes

Subject

  • Keyword: Thermonuclear Reactors
  • Keyword: Electromagnets
  • Keyword: Superconducting Magnets
  • Keyword: Technology Assessment
  • STI Subject Categories: 70 Plasma Physics And Fusion
  • Keyword: Capitalized Cost
  • Keyword: Cost Benefit Analysis
  • Keyword: Materials
  • Keyword: Operating Cost
  • Keyword: D-T Operation

Collection

  • Name: Office of Scientific & Technical Information Technical Reports
    Code: OSTI

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • Other: DE00002685
  • Report No.: PPPL-3313
  • Grant Number: AC02-76CH03073
  • DOI: 10.2172/2685
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 2685
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc665819