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Title: Essential Criteria for Fusion Power Plants

Abstract

In order to understand the fusion energy development mission, we must have a clear vision of the end goal. Hence, it is important to determine the essential criteria for an attractive fusion power plant that actually delivers on the promise of fusion energy. Fusion energy holds enormous promise as a future energy source because of a number of intrinsic benefits.

Authors:
 [1];  [2];  [3];  [4]
  1. Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI (United States)
  2. Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States)
  3. Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States)
  4. Idaho National Lab. (INL), Idaho Falls, ID (United States)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1430912
Report Number(s):
LLNL-TR-747677
DOE Contract Number:  
AC52-07NA27344
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
22 GENERAL STUDIES OF NUCLEAR REACTORS; 29 ENERGY PLANNING, POLICY AND ECONOMY; 70 PLASMA PHYSICS AND FUSION

Citation Formats

El-Guebaly, Laila a., Hsu, Scott C., Joseph, Ilon, and Merrill, Brad J.. Essential Criteria for Fusion Power Plants. United States: N. p., 2018. Web. doi:10.2172/1430912.
El-Guebaly, Laila a., Hsu, Scott C., Joseph, Ilon, & Merrill, Brad J.. Essential Criteria for Fusion Power Plants. United States. doi:10.2172/1430912.
El-Guebaly, Laila a., Hsu, Scott C., Joseph, Ilon, and Merrill, Brad J.. Fri . "Essential Criteria for Fusion Power Plants". United States. doi:10.2172/1430912. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1430912.
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author = {El-Guebaly, Laila a. and Hsu, Scott C. and Joseph, Ilon and Merrill, Brad J.},
abstractNote = {In order to understand the fusion energy development mission, we must have a clear vision of the end goal. Hence, it is important to determine the essential criteria for an attractive fusion power plant that actually delivers on the promise of fusion energy. Fusion energy holds enormous promise as a future energy source because of a number of intrinsic benefits.},
doi = {10.2172/1430912},
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number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {Fri Mar 09 00:00:00 EST 2018},
month = {Fri Mar 09 00:00:00 EST 2018}
}

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