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simple measure of merit for fusion feasibility

J. Rand McNally

simple measure of merit for fusion feasibility

by J. Rand McNally

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Published by Dept. of Energy, [Office of Energy Technology], Oak Ridge National Laboratory, for sale by the National Technical Information Service in Oak Ridge, Tenn, Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fusion reactors

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    StatementJ. Rand McNally, Jr. ; prepared by the Oak Ridge National Laboratory
    SeriesORNL/TM ; 6362
    ContributionsOak Ridge National Laboratory
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 15 p. :
    Number of Pages15
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14881548M

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    1) Lithium is not a fuel, strictly speaking. The fusion fuels are D and T. Lithium is a consumable required to replenish the T. 2) I agree that fusion power would not be renewable but given the abundance of D and Li, good for tens of millions of years of energy production, I suggest that the definition of . 8 The Fusion Energy Program: The Role of TPX and Alternate Concepts The Tokamak Fusion Test Reactor (TFTR) at the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory set world records for fusion reactions using dueterium-tritium fuel in and TFTR, the largest U.S. tokamak, is .

    Recall that kinetic energy is defined to be: KE = ½ mv2, where m is the mass of the object and v is its velocity. We measure this kinetic energy by means of temperature. Temperature is defined to be a measure of the average translational (or linear) kinetic energy of the atoms or molecules of a substance.   However, even if all the scientific and technical problems in half a century can be solved, there are big doubts about the economic feasibility and safety of obtaining energy in fusion reactors. Given the enormous cost of the project, the life of the reactors due to the strong neutron flux, judging by the experience of operating less powerful.


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