Measurements of nonthermal confined alpha particles in Tokamak Fusion Test Reactor D-T plasmas (invited)

Stratton, B.C.; Budny, R. V.; Duong, H. H.; Mansfield, D. K.; Medley, S.S.; Redi, M. H.; Fonck, R. J.; McKee, G. R.; Odblom, A.; Wising, F.; Fisher, R. K.; McChesney, J. M.; Parks, P. B.; Petrov, M.P.; Gorelenkov, N. N.
January 1997
Review of Scientific Instruments;Jan1997, Vol. 68 Issue 1, p269
Academic Journal
Presents a summary of the experience with the alpha charge exchange recombination spectroscopy (alpha-CHERS) and pellet charge exchange confined, nonthermal alpha particle diagnostics over the first two years of Tokamak test fusion reactor D-T operation. Concept, instrumentation and analysis of alpha-CHERS; Examples of alpha-CHERS measurements.


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