Energetic particle instabilities in fusion plasmas
2013 (English)In: Nuclear Fusion, ISSN 0029-5515, E-ISSN 1741-4326, Vol. 53, no 10, 104022- p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Remarkable progress has been made in diagnosing energetic particle instabilities on present-day machines and in establishing a theoretical framework for describing them. This overview describes the much improved diagnostics of Alfvén instabilities and modelling tools developed world-wide, and discusses progress in interpreting the observed phenomena. A multi-machine comparison is presented giving information on the performance of both diagnostics and modelling tools for different plasma conditions outlining expectations for ITER based on our present knowledge.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2013. Vol. 53, no 10, 104022- p.
Fusion, Plasma and Space Physics
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-210058DOI: 10.1088/0029-5515/53/10/104022ISI: 000325005600023OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-210058DiVA: diva2:660696