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Monday, August 2, 2010

Findings Show Promise For Nuclear Fusion Test Reactors

The Sun is a natural fusion reactor.Image via Wikipedia
Findings Show Promise For Nuclear Fusion Test Reactorshttp://www.energy-daily.com/reports/Findings_Show_Promise_For_Nuclear_Fusion_Test_Reactors_999.html
West Lafayette IN (SPX) Aug 02, 2010 - Researchers have discovered mechanisms critical to interactions between hot plasma and surfaces facing the plasma inside a thermonuclear fusion reactor, part of work aimed at developing coatings capable of withstanding the grueling conditions inside the reactors. Fusion powers the stars and could lead to a limitless supply of clean energy. A fusion power plant would produce 10 times more e ... more
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