Materials needs for fusion

February 2006
Nature Materials;Feb2006, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p75
Academic Journal
The article reflects the problems associated with the materials being used in building the international thermonuclear reactor (ITER). It offers an overview on the role of the neutron as a subatomic particle in fusion reactor. It emphasizes the importance of the radioactive shell that is being left behind when ITER is decommissioned on commercial power industry. It offers suggestions for researchers to consider in developing a fusion power.


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