TITLE

Optical mixing based confined alpha particle diagnostic

AUTHOR(S)
Umstattd, R. J.; Domier, C. W.; Luhmann, Jr., N. C.; Cohen, B. I.
PUB. DATE
January 1997
SOURCE
Review of Scientific Instruments;Jan1997, Vol. 68 Issue 1, p439
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes a method for probing the confined alpha particle velocity distribution function in a fusion plasma by exciting and scattering from a lower hybrid wave. Advantages of a low frequency window four wave mixing process; Excitation of a longitudinal beat wave in the plasma; Damping of the beat wave in an assumed collisionless plasma.
ACCESSION #
630742

 

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