Tertiary proton diagnostics in future inertial confinement fusion experiments

Cremer, S.; Verdon, C.P.
November 1998
Physics of Plasmas;Nov98, Vol. 5 Issue 11, p4009
Academic Journal
Proposes the energetic tertiary protons for the measurement of the fuel areal density of compressed deuterium-tritium. Analysis on the reaction of helium on the energetic knock-on deuterons; Production of the protons during the final stage of inertial confinement fusion implosions; Nuclear processes involved in the production and transportation of the protons.


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