Author: A. Devitre, E. OyarzabalI. Fernández-BercerueloD. Tafalla and F.L. Tabare

Nuclear Fusion

Fusion experiments use lithium and boron getters to capture impurities and control the density of fuel species in the plasma. In the TJ-II Stellarator, the addition of a boron-carbon substrate was found to extend the lifetime of the very reactive lithium wall conditioning….