TITLE

Sun in a bottle

AUTHOR(S)
Pope, Gregory T.
PUB. DATE
April 1994
SOURCE
Popular Mechanics;Apr94, Vol. 171 Issue 4, p110
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features the Tokamak Fusion Test Reactor at Princeton University's Plasma Physics Laboratory. Magnetic coils for suspending plasma; Heat for fusion provided by a neutral-particle beam; Applications and uses.
ACCESSION #
9405050045

 

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