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Published: 13 October 2011

828 Pages | 450 b/w line and halftone illustrations


ISBN: 9780199592234

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Fourth Edition

John Wesson

International Series of Monographs on Physics

  • Very well established as the major reference on tokamaks
  • Comprehensive introduction to the subject
  • Covers the latest research developments
  • Provides a handbook of equations, formulas and data

New to this Edition:

  • Updated to describe the development of tokamaks to the point of producing significant fusion power.
  • Addresses the issues relating to the design and future operation of the international tokamak ITER.

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