Fusion reactors: Not what they’re cracked up to be?

Fusion reactors: Not what they’re cracked up to be?

Postby Guest » Fri Sep 20, 2019 12:25 pm

FYI: 'Fusion reactors: Not what they’re cracked up to be' by Prof. D. Jassby,

https://thebulletin.org/2017/04/fusion-reactors-not-what-theyre-cracked-up-to-be/;

'Nuclear Fusion',

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nuclear_fusion.
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Re: Fusion reactors: Not what they’re cracked up to be?

Postby Guest » Mon Oct 14, 2019 3:24 pm

FYI: 'Miracle of ‘fusion’ power grows nearer; Officials say the most crucial part of the ITER Tokamak mega-project has entered the installation phase in Provence, France.',

https://www.asiatimes.com/2019/10/article/miracle-of-fusion-power-grows-nearer/.

GOOD LUCK!!
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Re: Fusion reactors: Not what they’re cracked up to be?

Postby Guest » Mon Nov 04, 2019 8:43 pm

FYI: 'Can nuclear fusion save the world from climate catastrophe?
A single cubic metre of its clean fuel could power 10 million homes, so why is nuclear fusion forever just out of reach?',

https://www.thenational.ae/uae/science/can-nuclear-fusion-save-the-world-from-climate-catastrophe-1.932066.
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Re: Fusion reactors: Not what they’re cracked up to be?

Postby Guest » Sat Nov 16, 2019 2:36 pm

Hmm. Nature does fusion so much better than humans... Go figure!

FYI: 'Long-standing conundrum on the Sun’s atmosphere solved.'

https://www.thehindu.com/sci-tech/science/long-standing-conundrum-on-the-suns-atmosphere-solved/article29993252.ece
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Re: Fusion reactors: Not what they’re cracked up to be?

Postby Guest » Wed Nov 20, 2019 11:35 am

FYI: 'Blowing bubbles: Scientist confirms novel way to launch and drive current in fusion plasmas.'

https://m.phys.org/news/2019-11-scientist-current-fusion-plasmas.html.
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Re: Fusion reactors: Not what they’re cracked up to be?

Postby Guest » Mon Nov 25, 2019 12:55 pm

FYI: 'Cold fusion: A potential energy gamechanger?
Think it’s a failure, a joke? Think again. Big investors are positioning themselves, Japan & US in the lead.',

https://www.asiatimes.com/2019/11/article/cold-fusion-1-a-potential-energy-gamechanger/.
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Re: Fusion reactors: Not what they’re cracked up to be?

Postby Guest » Tue Nov 26, 2019 9:19 pm

FYI: 'Nuclear Energy Grand Challenge: Reimagining Nuclear Waste',

http://nuclearprize.engin.umich.edu/.
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Re: Fusion reactors: Not what they’re cracked up to be?

Postby Guest » Mon Dec 02, 2019 6:12 pm

Guest wrote:FYI: 'Blowing bubbles: Scientist confirms novel way to launch and drive current in fusion plasmas.'

https://m.phys.org/news/2019-11-scientist-current-fusion-plasmas.html.


Relevant Reference Link:

'When laser beams meet plasma: New data addresses gap in fusion research',

https://phys.org/news/2019-12-laser-plasma-gap-fusion.html.
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Re: Fusion reactors: Not what they’re cracked up to be?

Postby Guest » Thu Feb 06, 2020 8:36 am

Guest wrote:FYI: 'Nuclear Energy Grand Challenge: Reimagining Nuclear Waste',

http://nuclearprize.engin.umich.edu/.


FYI: 'Molten salt and traveling wave nuclear reactors:
Two advanced nuclear power reactor designs that can solve a multitude of problems.
'

https://www.asiatimes.com/2020/02/article/molten-salt-and-traveling-wave-nuclear-reactors/.
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Re: Fusion reactors: Not what they’re cracked up to be?

Postby Guest » Sun Mar 22, 2020 12:49 pm

Guest wrote:FYI: 'Fusion reactors: Not what they’re cracked up to be' by Prof. D. Jassby,

https://thebulletin.org/2017/04/fusion-reactors-not-what-theyre-cracked-up-to-be/;

'Nuclear Fusion',

...


A Related Link: 'New nuclear fusion reactor design may be a breakthrough.
Using permanent magnets may help to make nuclear fusion reactors simpler and more affordable.
'

https://bigthink.com/surprising-science/nuclear-fusion-reactor.
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Re: Fusion reactors: Not what they’re cracked up to be?

Postby Guest » Sun Apr 19, 2020 1:59 pm

Guest wrote:
Guest wrote:FYI: 'Blowing bubbles: Scientist confirms novel way to launch and drive current in fusion plasmas.'

...


Relevant Reference Link:

'When laser beams meet plasma: New data addresses gap in fusion research',

https://phys.org/news/2019-12-laser-plasma-gap-fusion.html.


FYI: 'Hydrogen-boron fusion could be a dream come true.
The exciting promise of 'extreme light' is rewriting the rules of nuclear fusion.'

https://asiatimes.com/2020/04/hydrogen-boron-fusion-could-be-a-dream-come-true/.
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Re: Fusion reactors: Not what they’re cracked up to be?

Postby Guest » Mon May 11, 2020 3:42 pm

FYI: 'Meet the father of the hydrogen-boron laser fusion reactor:
Hydrogen-Boron Dream, Part 6: Professor Heinrich Hora explains why a viable fusion reactor is close at hand.
'

https://asiatimes.com/2020/05/meet-the-father-of-the-hydrogen-boron-laser-fusion-reactor/.
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Re: Fusion reactors: Not what they’re cracked up to be?

Postby Guest » Thu May 21, 2020 3:56 pm

FYI: 'Scientists unravel challenge in improving fusion performance',

https://phys.org/news/2020-05-scientists-unravel-fusion.html.
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There is now a better explanation of the relationship among three variables—plasma turbulence, the transport of electrons through the plasma, and electron density in the plasma core. Good work! :-)
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Re: Fusion reactors: Not what they’re cracked up to be?

Postby Guest » Fri May 22, 2020 1:43 pm

Guest wrote:FYI: 'Scientists unravel challenge in improving fusion performance',

https://phys.org/news/2020-05-scientists-unravel-fusion.html.


Relevant Reference Link for Energy Researchers and Students:

'Fundamentals of Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion', by K. Miyamoto,

https://www.math10.com/forum/posting.php?mode=quote&f=32&p=16657&sid=d6ca6d1ce61d79d5b6b51c5893e6e6cb.

Enjoy! :)
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Re: Fusion reactors: Not what they’re cracked up to be?

Postby Guest » Wed May 27, 2020 6:07 pm

Guest wrote:
Guest wrote:FYI: 'Scientists unravel challenge in improving fusion performance',

https://phys.org/news/2020-05-scientists-unravel-fusion.html.


Relevant Reference Link for Energy Researchers and Students:

'Fundamentals of Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion', by Prof. K. Miyamoto,

https://www.math10.com/forum/posting.php?mode=quote&f=32&p=16657&sid=d6ca6d1ce61d79d5b6b51c5893e6e6cb.

Enjoy! :)


Comment: Prof. K. Miyamoto's book is quite good!
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