Prediction of Alfven eigenmode dampings in the Joint European Torus

Jaun, A.; Fasoli, A.
August 1998
Physics of Plasmas;Aug98, Vol. 5 Issue 8, p2952
Academic Journal
Examines the prediction of Alfven eigenmode (AE) dampings in the Joint European Torus. Role of the resonant Landau interaction in the provision of the dominant damping mechanism; Induction of mode conversion by Alfven resonances and weak magnetic shear in the plasma core; Implications of the radial localization of the wave field for AE stabilization.


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