Transient coaxial helical injection (CHI)

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crowberry
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Transient coaxial helical injection (CHI)

Postby crowberry » Tue Apr 16, 2019 8:10 pm

Transient coaxial helical injection (CHI) allows a tokamak to be started without a central solenoid. This seems to be rather interesting and promising.
https://www.pppl.gov/news/2019/04/ready-set-go-scientists-evaluate-novel-technique-firing-fuel-feeds-fusion-reactions

Skipjack
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Re: Transient coaxial helical injection (CHI)

Postby Skipjack » Tue Apr 16, 2019 10:00 pm

Great for spherical tokamak designs like the ones by Tokamak Energy.


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