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Tabletop plasma generator brings Jupiter’s core to the lab

by | Apr. 9, 2013, 11:32 AM | Want more research news? Subscribe to our weekly newsletter »

A Vanderbilt engineering graduate student has created a small-scale, efficient way to produce high-energy density plasma–the state of matter found in the center of stars and gas giants like Jupiter–with a tabletop device.


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