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Subject: Re: Neutron generation equation
Date: Feb 23, 11:13 am
Poster: Richad Hull

On Feb 23, 11:13 am, Richad Hull wrote:

>Is there an equation relating the applied voltage, current, deuterium pressure, and (possibly) geometry of the spherical fusor to the theoretical neutron flux to be expected?

Not really. Miley, et al. have pushed out a graph for there specific fusor in a paper I have. (not here in front of me). Once fusion begins, the neutrons scale with current, which is reasonable to assume as curent represents charge transport density. And we are transporting deuterons.

Richard Hull