A fast charge coupled device detector for charge exchange recombination spectroscopy on the

Thomas, D.M.; Burrell, K.H.; Groebner, R.J.; Gohil, P.; Kaplan, D.; Makariou, C.; Seraydarian, R.P.
February 1997
Review of Scientific Instruments;Feb1997, Vol. 68 Issue 2, p1233
Academic Journal
Presents a fast charge coupled detector (CCD) for charge exchange recombination (CER) spectroscopy on the DIII-D tokamak. Use of CER to determine spatially and temporally resolved ion temperature; Quantum efficiency of CCD; Improvement of data quality for measurements in the divertor-relevant region outside the separatrix.


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