Journal article

Superconductors for fusion magnets: realizations, prototypes and running projects

This paper gives a review of the application of superconductivity to nuclear fusion magnets. For each machine, a short description emphasizes the special features of the winding technology and conductor design. A selection of demonstration magnets is presented, highlighting the relevant achievements. The evolution of the conductor design in recent decades and the open issues for future research and development activities are discussed.


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