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This report discusses strategy and significant features of the EC Fusion Programme, with respect to both physics and technology. It presents the structure of the programme, its development in the medium-term, and progress towards DEMO, ITER and Next Step machines. It reviews the current status of fusion research, existing specialised devices and proposed major new contributions, from such as JET, IGNITOR and W7-X. It outlines the long-term technology programme, and assesses work in the European Blanket Development Programme, and on first wall and blanket structural materials.

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Authors: CEC, European Commission, Bruxelles (BE)
Bibliographic Reference: EUR 15919 EN (1995) 138 pp., FS, free of charge
Availability: Available from the European Commission, Mr. Saison, DG XII Fusion, 200 rue de la Loi, B-1049 Bruxelles (BE)
ISBN: ISBN 92-826-9001-6
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