Recent Progresses in Gas-Embedded Z-Pinch and Neutron Production

  • Dah Yu Cheng


Recent progresses and neutron yield data of an exploding metal tube prefilled with deuterium gas are presented. Some problems related to the stability and control mechanisms of the Z-pinch are discussed.


Metal Vapor Neutron Yield Plasma Channel Ohmic Heating Neutron Production 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1976

Authors and Affiliations

  • Dah Yu Cheng
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  1. 1.Plasma Research LaboratorySanta Clara Research InstituteUSA

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