Researchers show how to avoid instabilities, and potential damage to a fusion device, using an easily understood stability map.
A team of Vanderbilt scientists have genetically modified luciferase, the enzyme that produces bioluminescence, so that it acts as an optical sensor that records activity in brain cells.
Ions accelerate parallel to device walls before impact, increasing surface erosion.
Using supercomputing to model the largest atomic level system of the tumor suppression protein p53 to date -- over 1.5 million atoms.
Creating ring-like objects called "plasmoids" can do the trick
Precise control of massive particle-beam systems avoids troublesome electromagnetic wave in fusion plasma.
A new lead-lens camera helps fusion scientists 'see' energetic electrons.
Long-leg exhaust channels shaped by magnetic field topology can provide enhanced fusion power exhaust handling and control.
A unique new plasma confinement experiment in Germany achieves impressive first results and generates excitement among fusion enthusiasts.
New experiments bring out the 'missing links' in plasma transport.