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Effects of Radiation on Insulation Materials

  • R. Pöhlchen
Part of the Advances in Cryogenic Engineering book series (ACRE, volume 38)


This presentation will concentrate on the insulation materials which are suitable for the insulation of superconducting magnets for fusion. For the next generation of fusion machines with magnetic confinement as NET and ITER general agreement exists that the insulation will consist of fibre reinforced organic matrix material, a composite.


Shear Strength Epoxy Resin System Polymer Matrix Composite Vacuum Impregnation Interlaminar Shear Strength 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Pöhlchen
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  1. 1.JET Joint Undertaking AbingdonOxfordshireEngland

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