TITLE

Temperature dependence of synchrotron radiation loss in inhomogeneous tokamak plasmas

AUTHOR(S)
Fidone, I.; Meyer, R. L.; Giruzzi, G.; Granata, G.
PUB. DATE
December 1992
SOURCE
Physics of Fluids B: Plasma Physics;Dec92, Vol. 4 Issue 12, p4051
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Synchrotron radiation in a tokamak with inhomogeneous plasma parameters is investigated to determine the role of the temperature profile on the global loss. Using reactor relevant parameters, it is shown that synchrotron radiation is profile dependent, namely, at constant thermal energy, the emitted radiation increases with the peak temperature. An approximated analytical formula for the global loss is found.
ACCESSION #
9833036

 

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