Technology Issues.- Pulsed and Water-Cooled Magnets.- Superconducting Magnets.- Plasma Heating and Current Drive.- First Wall, Blanket, and Shield.- Control Systems.-Materials Issues.- Vacuum Systems.- Cryogenic Systems.- Plasma Diagnostic Systems.- Safety and Environment.- Power Plant Designs.- Fusion-Fission Hybrids.
Magnetic Fusion Technology describes the technologies that are required for successful development of nuclear fusion power plants using strong magnetic fields. These technologies include: . magnet systems, . plasma heating systems, . control systems, . energy conversion systems, . advanced materials development, . vacuum systems, . cryogenic systems, . plasma diagnostics, . safety systems, and . power plant design studies. Magnetic Fusion Technology will be useful to students and to specialists working in energy research.