Conceptual design of a neutron camera for MAST Upgrade
2014 (English)In: Review of Scientific Instruments, ISSN 0034-6748, E-ISSN 1089-7623, Vol. 85, no 11, 11E121- p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
This paper presents two different conceptual designs of neutron cameras for Mega Ampere Spherical Tokamak (MAST) Upgrade. The first one consists of two horizontal cameras, one equatorial and one vertically down-shifted by 65 cm. The second design, viewing the plasma in a poloidal section, also consists of two cameras, one radial and the other one with a diagonal view. Design parameters for the different cameras were selected on the basis of neutron transport calculations and on a set of target measurement requirements taking into account the predicted neutron emissivities in the different MAST Upgrade operating scenarios. Based on a comparison of the cameras' profile resolving power, the horizontal cameras are suggested as the best option.
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2014. Vol. 85, no 11, 11E121- p.
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-240142DOI: 10.1063/1.4891926ISI: 000345646000141PubMedID: 25430300OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-240142DiVA: diva2:776631