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ETO Record Number
286
Author
Herman, Robin.
Title
Fusion : the search for endless energy
Secondary Title (usually periodical title)
Volume (periodical)
Number (periodical)
Accession Number (For ERIC and similar collections)
Call Number
QC791.73 .H47 1990 — 621.48/4
Edition
Editor
ISBN
0521383730
Format
Keywords
Controlled fusion.
History.
Pages
xi, 267 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Location Published
New York
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Date of Publication
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Abstract
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-244) and index.<br />
Table of contents:<br />
1. The invention of Dr Spitzer<br />
2. Behind closed doors<br />
3. Friends and rivals<br />
4. Searching for answers<br />
5. Dawn of the tokamak<br />
6. Building big science<br />
7. The U.S. plans a second-generation tokamak<br />
8. The political plasma<br />
9. The modern fusion lab<br />
10. The plasma olympics<br />
11. Different directions<br />
12. Struggling to sell fusion<br />
13. In sight of breakeven<br />
14. Fusion's past and future.