Hotter all the way: Lithium wall contains plasma without cooling it

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016/06/160615102658.htm

You may have known lithium from its role in rechargeable batteries, but did you know it may be a vital in fusion reactors? These reactors require walls that don’t sputter out metals or overly cool the plasma at the heart of the reaction. Researchers showed that lithium-coated walls can handle heat.

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