Physics 527 Spring 2015 Reference Page
Plasma Confinement and Heating
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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.
Prerequisites: N E/PHYSICS/E C E 525, graduate/professional standing, or member of Engineering Guest Students
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