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The Resource The future of fusion energy, Jason Parisi, University of Oxford, UK, Justin Ball, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland

The future of fusion energy, Jason Parisi, University of Oxford, UK, Justin Ball, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland

Label
The future of fusion energy
Title
The future of fusion energy
Statement of responsibility
Jason Parisi, University of Oxford, UK, Justin Ball, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The gap between the state of fusion energy research and public understanding is vast. In an entertaining and engaging narrative, this popular science book gives readers the basic tools to understand how fusion works, its potential, and contemporary research problems"--
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Publisher's description
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Parisi, Jason
Dewey number
539.7/64
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QC791
LC item number
.P37 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ball, Justin
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nuclear fusion
  • Renewable energy sources
  • Power resources
  • Nuclear fusion
  • Power resources
  • Renewable energy sources
Label
The future of fusion energy, Jason Parisi, University of Oxford, UK, Justin Ball, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-370) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1. Motivation. The hydrogen-powered civilization -- Energy in numbers and graphs -- Part 2. The basics. Fundamentals of fusion energy -- Plasma confinement -- Fusion technology -- Part 3. The state of the art. The past : fusion breakthroughs -- The present : ITER -- The future : designing a Tokamak power plant -- Part 4. Special topics. Alternative approaches to fusion energy -- Fusion and nuclear proliferation -- Fusion and space exploration -- Part 5. Conclusions. When will we have fusion?
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxvi, 378 pages
Isbn
9781786345424
Lccn
2018016230
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
System control number
  • on1022587339
  • (OCoLC)1022587339
Label
The future of fusion energy, Jason Parisi, University of Oxford, UK, Justin Ball, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-370) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1. Motivation. The hydrogen-powered civilization -- Energy in numbers and graphs -- Part 2. The basics. Fundamentals of fusion energy -- Plasma confinement -- Fusion technology -- Part 3. The state of the art. The past : fusion breakthroughs -- The present : ITER -- The future : designing a Tokamak power plant -- Part 4. Special topics. Alternative approaches to fusion energy -- Fusion and nuclear proliferation -- Fusion and space exploration -- Part 5. Conclusions. When will we have fusion?
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxvi, 378 pages
Isbn
9781786345424
Lccn
2018016230
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
System control number
  • on1022587339
  • (OCoLC)1022587339

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