Lindsay Bailey Chris McGuffey Spring 2005. Outline. Advantages of Fusion over Fission Theory behind two methods to obtain fusion: Inertial confinement Magnetic confinement Apparatus Results and success rate Future of Fusion . www1.union.edu/ ~surmanr/phys160/.
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What is the difference?
Small amounts of Radioactive waste, half-life 50-100 years
Very high “activation energy”
Very little air pollution
Radioactive waste half-lives from 56 seconds to 4.5 billion yrs.
450+ yrs. fuel
Fusion versus Fission?
Man made star at the Trident laser facility
Plasma Torus within Tokamak Fusion Test Reactor
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Contemporary Physics Education Project (CPEP)
Ryosuke Kodama, Osaka