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- Clarendon Press 2004; US$ 84.99
This book is on inertial confinement fusion, an alternative way to produce electrical power from hydrogen fuel by using powerful lasers or particle beams. Two huge laser facilities are presently under construction to show that this method works. It involves the compression of tiny amounts (micrograms) of fuel to thousand times solid density and pressures... more...
- Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 72.95
The Beta Equilibrium, Stability, and Transport Codes: Application to the Design of Stellarators covers the application of the BETA computer codes to the Heliotron E plasma confinement experiment. This book is the outgrowth of a collaboration between the Courant Institute at New York University and the Plasma Physics Laboratory at Kyoto University.... more...
- World Scientific Publishing Company 2005; US$ 444.00
This volume is a collection of papers from the Tenth International Conference on Cold Fusion attended by most of the important groups around the world that are active in the field. New results are presented in the area of excess heat production, including observations of excess heat, correlation of excess heat and helium, and laser stimulation of excess... more...
- World Scientific Publishing Company 2005; US$ 175.00
How to achieve unlimited, safe, clean and low-cost energy by laser- or beam-driven inertial nuclear fusion has preoccupied all winners of the Edward Teller Medal since its inception in 1991. This book presents their findings, meeting discussions, and personal insights from Edward Teller himself. Expect discussion of important advances anticipated in... more...
- Springer London 2011; US$ 209.00
A systematic overview of the latest physical principles of fusion and plasma confinement is presented in this book. It is primarily devoted to the principle of magnetic plasma confinement that has been systematized through 50 years of fusion research. more...
- Elsevier Science 2006; US$ 225.00
Broken up in to three sections, this book gives a unified explanation of all the significant data on the Cold Fusion Phenomena to date. It presents a history of the Cold Fusion Phenomenon (CFP), gives the fundamental experimental results of the CFP and presents a quantum mechanical treatment of physical problems associated with cold fusion. * Overviews... more...
- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2006; US$ 209.00
Plasma-Material Interaction in Controlled Fusion deals with the specific contact between the fourth state of matter, i.e. plasma, and the first state of matter, i.e. a solid wall, in controlled fusion experiments. A comprehensive analysis of the main processes of plasma-surface interaction is given together with an assessment of the most critical... more...
- CRC Press 2006; US$ 194.95
FUNDAMENTALS OF INERTIAL CONFINEMENT FUSION What happens in the sun? Can one produce energy on Earth like in the sun? The two approaches - Magnetic vs. Inertial Confinement Stages in inertial confinement fusion Outline of the Book LASER DRIVERS FOR ICF Basics of laser physics Lasers for ICF applications Nd-glass lasers for ICF Alternatives to Nd-glass... more...
- Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 69.95
This book discusses the fun side of the quest to develop fusion energy-a modern equivalent of the hunt for the Holy Grail. After more than 70 years of research, despite great progress, the goal has not been realized. Do you have to be crazy to love quests like this? Not really, but you do have to have an unshakeable optimism. Through humorous anecdotes,... more...