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Advanced Technology Paths to Global Climate Stability: Energy for a Greenhouse Planet
Stabilizing the carbon dioxide–induced component of climate change is an energy problem. Establishment of a course toward such stabilization will require the development within the coming decades ofExpand
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Characterization of the rRNA genes of Ehrlichia chaffeensis and Anaplasma phagocytophila.
The rRNA genes of Ehrlichia chaffeensis and Anaplasma phagocytophila have been analyzed. The 16S rRNA genes were previously characterized for both of these agents. Southern hybridization was used toExpand
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Infectious necrotizing enteritis and mortality caused by Vibrio carchariae in summer flounder Paralichthys dentatus during intensive culture.
An epizootic causing mortality among cultured summer flounder Paralichthys dentatus occurred in summer of 1998 at a land-based facility on Narragansett Bay, Rhode Island, USA. The disease, flounderExpand
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Turbulent inward pinch of plasma confined by a levitated dipole magnet
Turbulence usually makes plasmas more homogeneous. But in an unusual device for which the confining field is generated by a levitated half-tonne superconducting magnet, a study finds that turbulentExpand
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A Functional cra Gene Is Required forSalmonella enterica Serovar Typhimurium Virulence in BALB/c Mice
ABSTRACT A minitransposon mutant of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium SR-11, SR-11 Fad−, is unable to utilize gluconeogenic substrates as carbon sources and is avirulent and immunogenic whenExpand
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Improved pulsed-field gel electrophoresis procedure for the analysis of Flavobacterium columnare isolates previously affected by DNA degradation.
Flavobacterium columnare is a fresh water bacterium that causes columnaris diseases in over 36 fish species. Intra-species typing of F. columnare can be performed by pulsed-field gel electrophoresisExpand
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A D-3He fusion reactor based on a dipole magnetic field
An innovative fusion reactor suitable for D-3He fuel is proposed; it is based on a dipole magnetic field produced by a levitated superconducting coil. The equilibrium plasma, whose phase spaceExpand
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Design and initial operation of the LDX facility
The levitated dipole experiment (LDX) explores the physics of high-temperature plasmas confined by a dipole magnetic field. Stable high-beta plasma has been created and confined by the magnetic fieldExpand
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Recent D-T results on TFTR
Routine tritium operation in TFTR has permitted investigations of alpha particle physics in parameter ranges resembling those of a reactor core. ICRF wave physics in a DT plasma and the influence ofExpand
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Multichannel microwave interferometer for the levitated dipole experiment.
A four-channel microwave interferometer (center frequency: 60 GHz) has been constructed to measure plasma density profiles in the levitated dipole experiment (LDX). The LDX interferometer has aExpand
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