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A Small, Clean, Stable Fusion Power Plant ---- Inventor Samuel A. Cohen

This invention discloses improvements in magnetic fusion reactor design and operational modes that reduce stability and radioactivity problems by use of a kinetic-regime high-beta device that burns aneutronic fuels, particularly D-3He. The small, clean stable fusion power plant, based on the Field Reverse Configuration, operates in the 5-megawatt range and would have applications in distributed power grids and systems requiring portable energy generation, including trains, ships, and spacecraft.

No.: 
M-825

U.S. Department of Energy
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