TITLE

Dual CO[sub 2] laser polarimeter for Faraday rotation measurement in tokamak plasmas

AUTHOR(S)
Kawano, Yasunori; Chiba, Shin-ichi; Shirai, Hiroshi; Inoue, Akira; Nagashima, Akira
PUB. DATE
January 1999
SOURCE
Review of Scientific Instruments;Jan1999, Vol. 70 Issue 1, p714
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the first operational results of the dual carbon dioxide laser polarimeter to measure Faraday rotation in large tokamaks. Components of the polarimeter; Photoelastic modulators utilized by each polarimeter; Successful measurement of the Faraday rotation by the JT-60U plasma even at a fast disruption.
ACCESSION #
4270422

 

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