By Francis Chen
Francis F. Chen's profession in plasma has prolonged over 5 a long time. His textbook Introduction to Plasma Physics has been used world wide constantly for the reason that 1974. he's the one physicist who has released considerably in either scan and thought and on either magnetic fusion and laser fusion. As an outdoorsman and runner, he's deeply focused on the surroundings. presently he enjoys chook images and is a member of the Audubon Society.
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