News tagged with deuterium atoms

New project aims for fusion ignition

Russia and Italy have entered into an agreement to build a new fusion reactor outside Moscow that could become the first such reactor to achieve ignition, the point where a fusion reaction becomes self-sustaining ...

May 10, 2010 4.9 / 5 (45) 22 | with audio podcast

Heavy Pyridine Crystallizes Differently

(PhysOrg.com) -- The nuclei of ordinary hydrogen atoms contain only a single proton. If a neutron is added, the hydrogen becomes deuterium. In principle, molecules that contain deuterium in place of hydrogen ...

Jan 07, 2009 3 / 5 (1) 0