Fusion power
Fusion power is the energy generated by nuclear fusion processes. In the context of energy production, it signifies the production of net usable power from a fusion source, similar to the usage of the...
Fusion power - Wikipedia
The (500 Trillion Watt) Laser To End All Lasers! - How Science Changed Our World
Prof. Robert Winston visits the National Ignition Facility in California to meet the scientists who are advancing techniques to harness nuclear fusion, in order to produce electricity in incredible q...
Scientists To Inject Fuel In Experimental Fusion Device
GREIFSWALD, Germany (AP) — Scientists in northeast Germany were poised to flip the switch Wednesday on an experiment they hope will advance the quest for nuclear fusion, considered a clean and safe fo...
Risky Fusion Power Study Pays Off By Bringing Plasma Close To Reactor Walls
The first major fusion collaboration between Chinese and US research teams has released a surprising finding on the future of magnetic confinement fusion: by lowering the distance between the plasma a...
Mystery company blazes a trail in fusion energy
Fusion reactor relies on a "field-reversed configuration": a smoke ring of plasma that holds itself together with its own magnetic field. Of the handful of startup companies trying to achieve fusion e...
The New Shape Of Fusion-Tokamaks
ITER, the international fusion reactor being built in France, will stand 10 stories tall, weigh three times as much as the Eiffel Tower, and cost its seven international partners $18 billion or more. ...
Skunk Works Reveals Revolutionary Compact Fusion Reactor
Dubbed the compact fusion reactor (CFR), the device is conceptually safer, cleaner and more powerful than much larger, current nuclear systems that rely on fission, the process of splitting atoms to r...
The new dynomak fusion reactor design could make fusion power cheaper than coal | ExtremeTech
Fusion is back in the news. Lockheed is claiming to have solved the world’s every problem with magical million-dollar truck-sized generators. Researchers are now at the point that they know specifica...
University of Washington fusion reactor promises "cheaper than coal" energy
In the 21st century, the world lives with two futures ahead of it – one of looming energy shortages, and another of godlike energy abundance. The key to this whether it’s possible to turn fusion react...
Nuclear Fusion Produces And Spends Equal Energy For The First Time
Researchers at a US lab have passed a crucial milestone on the way to their ultimate goal of achieving self-sustaining nuclear fusion. NIF, based at Livermore in California, uses 192 beams from the wo...
International Fusion Materials Irradiation Facility
The International Fusion Materials Irradiation Facility, also known as IFMIF, is a projected materials test facility in which candidate materials for the use in an energy producing fusion reactor can ...
International Fusion Materials Irradiation Facility - Wikipedia
Fusion reactors
Fusion power is the generation of energy by nuclear fusion. Fusion reactions are high energy reactions in which two lighter atomic nuclei fuse to form a heavier nucleus. In fusing, the nuclei releas...
Fusion reactors - Wikipedia
Neutral beam injection
Neutral beam injection (NBI) is a method by which plasma is heated to initiate a sustainable nuclear fusion reaction. Neutral beam injection functions by injecting a high-energy beam of neutral atoms,...
Neutral beam injection - Wikipedia
Magnetized target fusion
Magnetized target fusion (MTF) is a relatively new approach to producing fusion power that combines features of the more widely studied magnetic confinement fusion (MCF) and inertial confinement fusio...
GEKKO XII
GEKKO XII 激光XII 号レーザー is a high-power 12-beam neodymium-doped glass laser at the Osaka University's Institute for Laser Engineering (大阪大学レーザーエネルギー学研究センター) completed in 1983, which is used for high ene...
GEKKO XII - Wikipedia
Glasser effect
The Glasser effect describes the creation of singularities in the flow field of a magnetically confined plasma when small resonant preturbations modify the gradient of the pressure field.
Magneto-inertial fusion
Magneto-inertial fusion (MIF) describes a class of fusion devices which combine aspects of magnetic confinement fusion and inertial confinement fusion in an attempt to lower the cost of fusion devices...
Risky Fusion Power Study Pays Off By Bringing Plasma Close To Reactor Walls
The first major fusion collaboration between Chinese and US research teams has released a surprising finding on the future of magnetic confinement fusion: by lowering the distance between the plasma a...
Risky Fusion Power Study Pays Off By Bringing Plasma Close To Reactor Walls
The first major fusion collaboration between Chinese and US research teams has released a surprising finding on the future of magnetic confinement fusion: by lowering the distance between the plasma a...
Mystery company blazes a trail in fusion energy
Fusion reactor relies on a "field-reversed configuration": a smoke ring of plasma that holds itself together with its own magnetic field. Of the handful of startup companies trying to achieve fusion e...
Mystery company blazes a trail in fusion energy
Fusion reactor relies on a "field-reversed configuration": a smoke ring of plasma that holds itself together with its own magnetic field. Of the handful of startup companies trying to achieve fusion e...
The New Shape Of Fusion-Tokamaks
ITER, the international fusion reactor being built in France, will stand 10 stories tall, weigh three times as much as the Eiffel Tower, and cost its seven international partners $18 billion or more. ...
Fusion rocket
A fusion rocket is a theoretical design for a rocket driven by fusion power which could provide efficient and long-term acceleration in space without the need to carry a large fuel supply. The design ...
EAST
The Experimental Advanced Superconducting Tokamak (EAST, internal designation HT-7U) is an experimental superconducting tokamak magnetic fusion energy reactor in Hefei, the capital city of Anhui Provi...
EAST - Wikipedia
Fermi acceleration
Fermi acceleration, sometimes referred to as diffusive shock acceleration (a subclass of Fermi acceleration ), is the acceleration that charged particles undergo when being repeatedly reflected, usual...
The new dynomak fusion reactor design could make fusion power cheaper than coal | ExtremeTech
Fusion is back in the news. Lockheed is claiming to have solved the world’s every problem with magical million-dollar truck-sized generators. Researchers are now at the point that they know specifica...
Dynomak
Dynomak is a spheromak fusion reactor concept developed by the University of Washington using U.S. Department of Energy funding. The project started as a class project taught by UW professor Thomas Ja...