Interim report-status of the study "An assessment of the prospects for inertial fusion energy" [E-Book] / Committee on the Prospects for Inertial Confinement Fusion Energy Systems, Board on Physics and Astronomy, Board on Energy and Environmental Systems, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences, National Research Council of the National Academies.
Washington, District of Columbia : National Academies Press, [2012]
1 online resource (59 pages) : illustrations
9780309254588 (e-book)
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Table of Contents:
  • Executive summary
  • Background
  • The committee's information-gathering process
  • Recent scientific and technological advances in inertial confinement fusion
  • Important factors from a power plant perspective
  • Conclusions and recommendations
  • The path forward to complete the final report.