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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timeline_of_nuclear_fusion

This timeline of nuclear fusion is an incomplete chronological summary of significant events in ... Mark Oliphant discovered helium-3 and tritium, and that heavy hydrogen nuclei could be made to react with each other. 1939. Peter Thonemann ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nuclear_fusion

In nuclear physics, nuclear fusion is a reaction in which two or more atomic nuclei come close ... Following the discovery of quantum tunneling by physicist Friedrich Hund, in 1929 Robert Atkinson and Fritz Houtermans used the measured ...

lppfusion.com/fusion-power/brief-history-of-fusion-power

In the 1930's scientists, particularly Hans Bethe, discovered that nuclear fusion was possible and that it was the energy source for the sun. Beginning in the ...

www.iter.org/newsline/-/1836

Feb 12, 2014 ... Visitors to ITER often ask: 'Who discovered (or invented) fusion? ... of nuclear physics, to precisely identify the processes that Eddington had ...

blogs.discovermagazine.com/d-brief/2014/02/12/scientists-reach-nuclear-fusion-milestone

Feb 12, 2014 ... For the first time, scientists produced a nuclear fusion reaction that yielded more energy from the fuel core than went into it.

blogs.discovermagazine.com/crux/2016/03/23/nuclear-fusion-reactor-research

Mar 23, 2016 ... Nuclear fusion has long been considered the “holy grail” of energy research. It represents a nearly limitless source of energy that is clean, safe ...

www.reference.com/science/discovered-nuclear-fusion-7db44148e2024e6c

Robert d'Escourt Atkinson and Friedrich George "Fritz" Houtermans first discovered the origins of nuclear fusion in 1929. They are credited with discovering that ...

www.britannica.com/science/nuclear-fusion/History-of-fusion-energy-research

nuclear fusion - History of fusion energy research: The fusion process has been studied in order to understand nuclear matter and forces, to learn more about the  ...

physics.info/fusion

F. W. Aston discovered in 1920 the key experimental element in the puzzle. He made precise ... Fusion powers the stars and high yield thermonuclear weapons.

www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/themes/physics/fusion

Jun 29, 2000 ... The discovery of radioactivity opened up the possibility that nuclear .... that nuclear fusion reactions are the ultimate source of solar radiation.