Plasma Confinement and Heating Spring 2019 Reference Page

Title: 
Plasma Confinement and Heating
Course Number: 
527
Instructor: 
Carl Sovinec
Student Type: 
Undergraduate
Graduate
Course Description: 
Principles of magnetic confinement and heating of plasmas for controlled thermonuclear fusion: magnetic field structures, single particle orbits, equilibrium, stability, collisions, transport, heating, modeling and diagnostics. Discussion of current leading confinement concepts: tokamaks, tandem mirrors, stellarators, reversed field pinches, etc. Enroll Info: None
Prerequisites: 
N E/E C E/PHYSICS 525 or graduate/professional standing
Lecture Place and Time: 
TR 9:30-10:45am, 3444 Engineering Hall
Final Exam Date and Time: 
Thursday, May 9, 2019 10:05am to 12:05pm
Designations
Level: 
Advanced
Breadth: 
Physical Sciences
L&S Credit Type: 
C
Honors section available
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