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Title: Nuclear diagnostic for fast alpha particles

This invention relates generally to high energy confined plasmas and more particularly is directed to measuring the velocity distribution of confined energetic alpha particles resulting from deuterium-tritium fusion reactions in a confined energetic plasma.
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Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
6756394
DOE Contract Number:
AC02-76CH03073
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
70 PLASMA PHYSICS AND FUSION TECHNOLOGY; ALPHA PARTICLES; ENERGY SPECTRA; THERMONUCLEAR REACTORS; ENERGY BALANCE; ENERGY TRANSFER; PLASMA HEATING; SPECIFICATIONS; THERMONUCLEAR REACTIONS; CHARGED PARTICLES; HEATING; NUCLEAR REACTIONS; NUCLEOSYNTHESIS; SPECTRA; SYNTHESIS 700104* -- Fusion Energy-- Plasma Research-- Plasma Kinetics-Experimental-- (-1987); 700101 -- Fusion Energy-- Plasma Research-- Confinement, Heating, & Production