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- Gerald Duckworth & Co 2013; US$ 11.99
Our rapidly industrialising world has an insatiable hunger for energy, and conventional sources are struggling to meet demand. Oil is running out, coal is damaging our climate, many nations are abandoning nuclear, yet solar, wind and water will never be a complete replacement. The solution, says Daniel Clery in this deeply researched and revelatory... 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...
- 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...
- Springer London 2011; US$ 159.22
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...
- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2011; US$ 95.53
Laser-driven proton beams are in their infancy. This book describes a novel imaging technique - the proton streak camera - that the author first used to measure both the spatial and temporal evolution of ultra-strong electrical fields in laser-driven plasmas. more...
- World Scientific Publishing Company 2010; US$ 118.00 US$ 107.38
This is a comprehensive book which describes the three essential parts of what is known as 'Inertial Confinement Fusion': the way thermonuclear burn takes place in non-magnetized, magnetized and fusion-fission hybrid assemblies; the pulse power ignition technology (nuclear, electrical, optical and chemical); and, the applications of inertial... more...
- World Scientific Publishing Company 2007; US$ 76.00 US$ 69.16
One of the most important discoveries of this century — cold fusion — was summarily rejected by science and the media before sufficient evidence had been accumulated to make a rational judgment possible. Enough evidence is now available to show that this rejection was wrong and that the discovery of a new source of clean energy may help... more...
- World Scientific Publishing Company 2006; US$ 180.00 US$ 163.80
Recent progress in the emerging field of condensed matter nuclear science (CMNS) is presented as a combination of basic nuclear science, energy, nanomaterials science, electro-chemistry and nuclear physics. Key and selected papers from an important conference in this exciting area provide the latest advances in CMNS studies. Current results from cold... 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...