Cryogenic Engineering and Fusion Power
The goal of controlled fusion research is to eventually produce electric power; after some twenty years of worldwide research effort, there has been much progress toward this goal. We can now outline a reasonable timetable for the U. S. fusion program which leads to the possibility of commercial power in about thirty years ; this assumes that a scientific feasibility demonstration will be successful within the next ten years, and serious design studies are now underway on several scientific feasibility demonstration experiments.
KeywordsFusion Reactor Coil System Fusion Power Millisecond Time Scale Cryogenic Engineering
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