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Wave-driven Electro-rotational Toroidd Confinement Device

This device compensates the vertical drift in a toroidal magnetic confinement device by using waves to induce a radial electric field rather than by using waves to induce a toroidal current.  It will require less power to maintain and its disruption will be less destructive. 


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