• Efficient generation of energetic ions in multi-ion plasmas by radio-frequency heating 

    Kazakov, Ye.O.; Ongena, J.; Wright, S.J.; Wukith, S.J.; Lerche, E.; Mantisen, Mervi; van Eester, D.; Craciunescu, T.; Kiptily, V.G.; Lin, Y.; Nocente, M.; Nabais, F.; Nave, M.F.F.; Baranov, Y.; Bielecki, J.; Bilato, R.; Bobkov, V.; Crombé, K.; Czarnecka, A.; Faustin, J.; Felton, R.; Fitzgerald, M.; Gallart, Daniel; Giacomelli, L.; Golfinopoulos, T.; Hubbard, A.; Jacquet, Ph.; Johnson, T.; Lennholm, M.; Loarer, T.; Porkolab, M.; Sharapov, S.; Valcarcel, D.; van Schoor, M.; Weisen, H.; JET Contributors; Alcator C-Mod Team (Nature Publishing Group, 2017-06-19)
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    We describe a new technique for the efficient generation of high-energy ions with electromagnetic ion cyclotron waves in multi-ion plasmas. The discussed ‘three-ion’ scenarios are especially suited for strong wave absorption ...
  • Fusion product losses due to fishbone instabilities in deuterium JET plasmas 

    Kiptily, V.G.; Fitzgerald, M.; Goloborodko, V.; Sharapov, S.E.; Challis, C.D.; Frigione, D.; Graves, J.; Mantsinen, Mervi; Beaumont, P.; Garcia-Munoz, M.; Perez von Thun, C.; Rodriguez, J.F.R.; Darrow, D.; Keeling, D.; King, D.; McClements, K.G.; Solano, E.R.; Schmuck, S.; Sips, G.; Szepesi, G.; JET Contributors (IOP Publishing, 2018)
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    During development of a high-performance hybrid scenario for future deuterium–tritium experiments on the Joint European Torus, an increased level of fast ion losses in the MeV energy range was observed during the instability ...
  • ICRH physics and technology achievements in JET-ILW 

    Jacquet, P.; van Eester, D.; Lerche, E.; Bobkov, V.; Blackman, T.; Colas, L.; Challis, C.; Czarnecka, A.; Dumortier, P.; Frigione, D.; Durodié, F.; Garzotti, L.; Goniche, M.; Graves, J.; Kazakov, Y.; Kirov, K.; Klepper, C.C.; Krawczyk, N.; Krivska, A.; Mantsinen, Mervi; Monakhov, I.; Nunes, I.; Ongena, J.; Reinke, M.; Rimini, F.; Zhang, W.; JET Contributors (EDP Sciences, 2017-10-23)
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    ICRH was extensively used in the 2015-16 JET-ILW (ITER like wall) experimental campaign; bulk heating together with high-Z impurity chase-out from plasma centre importantly contributed to the good DD fusion performance ...
  • Modelling of combined ICRF and NBI heating in JET hybrid plasmas 

    Gallart, Dani; Mantsinen, Mervi; Challis, Clive; Frigione, Domenico; Graves, Jonathan; Hobirk, Joerg; Belonohy, Eva; Czarnecka, Agata; Eriksson, Jacob; Goniche, Marc; Hellesen, Carl; Jacquet, Philippe; Joffrin, Emmanuel; Krawczyk, Natalia; King, Damian; Lennholm, Morten; Lerche, Ernesto; Pawelec, Ewa; Sips, George; Solano, Emilia; Tsalas, Maximos; Valisa, Marco; JET Contributors (EDP Sciences, 2017-10-23)
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    During the 2015-2016 JET campaigns many efforts have been devoted to the exploration of high performance plasma scenarios envisaged for ITER operation. In this paper we model the combined ICRF+NBI heating in selected key ...
  • Non-linear MHD Simulation s of Pellet Triggered ELMs in JET and ASDEX Upgrade tokamaks 

    Futatani, Shimpei; Pamela, S.; Huijsmans, G.T.A.; Garzotti, L.; Frigione, D.; Loarte, D.; Hoelzl, M.; Lang, P.T.; Kocsis, G.; Orain, F.; Dunne, M.; Lessig, A.; Mantsinen, Mervi; EUROfusion MST1 Team; ASDEX Upgrade Team; JET Contributors (2016-07-08)
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    ITER operation in its high fusion performance DT scenarios relies on the achievement of the H-mode confinement regime, which is expected to lead to the quasi-periodic triggering of ELMs (Edge Localized Modes). ...
  • Recent progress in the quantitative validation of JOREK simulations of ELMs in JET 

    Pamela, S.J.P.; Huijsmans, G.T.A.; Eich, T.; Saarelma, S.; Lupelli, I.; Maggi, C.F.; Giroud, C.; Chapman, I.T.; Smith, S.F.; Frassinetti, L.; Becoulet, M.; Hoelzl, M.; Orain, F.; Futatani, S.; JET Contributors (IOP Publishing, 2017-05-16)
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    Future devices like JT-60SA, ITER and DEMO require quantitative predictions of pedestal density and temperature levels, as well as inter-ELM and ELM divertor heat fluxes, in order to improve global confinement capabilities ...
  • Synergetic heating of D-NBI ions in the vicinity of the mode conversion layer in H-D plasmas in JET with the ITER like wall 

    Ongena, J.; Kazakov, Ye O.; Baranov, Y.; Hellesen, C.; Eriksson, J.; Johnson, T.; Kiptily, V.G.; Mantsinen, Mervi J.; Nocente, M.; Bilato, R.; Cardinali, A.; Castaldo, C.; Crombé, K.; Czarnecka, A.; Dumont, R.; Faustin, J.; Giacomelli, L.; Goloborodko, V.; Graves, J.; Jacquet, Ph.; Krawczyk, N.; Lerche, E.; Meneses, L.; Nave, M.F.F.; Patten, H.; Schneider, M.; Van Eester, D.; Weisen, H.; Wright, J.C.; JET Contributors (EDP Sciences: EPJ Open Access, 2017-10-23)
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    This paper discusses the extension of the ‘three-ion’ species ICRF technique for heating mixture plasmas using fast injected NBI ions as resonant ‘third’ species. In this scenario the ICRF power is absorbed by the fast ...
  • The Role of Combined ICRF and NBI Heating in JET Hybrid Plasmas in Quest for High D-T Fusion Yield 

    Mantsinen, Mervi; Challis, Clive; Frigione, Domenico; Graves, Jonathan; Hobirk, Joerg; Belonohy, Eva; Czarnecka, Agata; Eriksson, Jacob; Gallart, Dani; Goniche, Marc; Hellesen, Carl; Jacquet, Philippe; Joffrin, Emmanuel; King, Damian; Krawczyk, Natalia; Lennholm, Morten; Lerche, Ernesto; Pawelec, Ewa; Sips, George; Solano, Emilia R.; Tsalas, Maximos; Valisa, Marco; JET Contributors (EDP Sciences, 2017-10-23)
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    Combined ICRF and NBI heating played a key role in achieving the world-record fusion yield in the first deuterium-tritium campaign at the JET tokamak in 1997. The current plans for JET include new experiments with ...