J-GLOBAL ID:200904076515750350  Research Project code:9800007468 Update date:Jan. 21, 2003

Plasma confinement by toroidal magnetic field configuration with positive magnetic shear. Current wave form control of reversed field pinch and optimization of L=1 torsatron/stellarator

Study period:1987 - 0
Organization (1):
Investigating Researcher (4):
Research overview:
The purpose of the research is to investigate experimentally and theoretically MHD activities and transport in alternative toroidal magnetic configurations with positive magnetic shear and high rotational transform (Reversed Field Pinch and L=1 Stellarator/Torsatron).
Keywords (8):
Magnetic confinement ,  magnetic shear ,  reversed-field pitch ,  current control ,  instability ,  torsatron ,  stellarator ,  optimization
Research program: Ordinary Research
Research budget: 1997: \5,000,000

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