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  • Plasma physics and control studies planned in JT-60SA for ITER and DEMO operations and risk mitigation 

    Yoshida, Maiko; Giruzzi, Gerardo; Aiba, Nobuyuki; Belonohy, Eva; De Tommasi, Giambattista; Futatani, Shimpei; Garzotti, Luca (2022-05-01)
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    Alarge superconducting machine, JT-60SA has been constructed to provide major contributions to the ITER program and DEMO design. For the success of the ITER project and fusion reactor, understanding and development of ...
  • Nucleation of helium in liquid lithium at 843 K and high pressures 

    Martí Rabassa, Jordi; Mazzanti Castrillejo, Fernando Pablo; Astrakharchik, Grigori; Batet Miracle, Lluís; Portos-Amill, Laura; Pedreño, Borja (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2022-04-13)
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    Fusion energy stands out as a promising alternative for a future decarbonised energy system. In order to be sustainable, future fusion nuclear reactors will have to produce their own tritium. In the so-called breeding ...
  • A Modelica dynamic model of a supercritical CO2 energy conversion system for EU-DEMO 

    Ferrero, Simone; Batet Miracle, Lluís; Linares, José Ignacio; Arenas, Eva; Cantizano Gonzalez, Alexis; Savoldi, Laura (2021-12-01)
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    Nuclear fusion technology is one of the main valuable candidates for providing a trustable base load in low-carbon future energy scenarios, thanks to its power density, low emissions and flexibility, together with innovative ...
  • Dependence on plasma shape and plasma fueling for small edge-localized mode regimes in TCV and ASDEX Upgrade 

    Labit, Benoît; Eich, Thomas Hubert; Harrer, Georg Friedrich; Futatani, Shimpei; Meyer, Han; Decker, Joan (2019-08-01)
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    Within the EUROfusion MST1 work package, a series of experiments has been conducted on AUG and TCV devices to disentangle the role of plasma fueling and plasma shape for the onset of small ELM regimes. On both devices, ...
  • Zr 92 (n,?) and (n,tot) measurements at the GELINA and n_TOF facilities 

    Tagliente, G.; Bécares, Vicente; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Calviani, Marco; Cano Ott, Daniel; Colonna, Nicola; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Gómez Hornillos, María Belén; Martínez, T.; Mastromarco, Mario; Mendoza, E.; Praena, J.; Riego Pérez, Albert; Lederer, Claudia (American Physical Society, 2022-02-01)
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    Stellar nucleosynthesis of elements heavier than iron is driven by neutron capture processes. Zr92 is positioned at a strategic point along the slow nucleosynthesis path, given its proximity to the neutron magic number ...
  • Constraints on the dipole photon strength for the odd uranium isotopes 

    Berthoumieux, Eric; Dupont, Emmeric; Gunsing, Frank; Serot, Olivier; Aberle, O.; Alcayne Aicua, Víctor; Amaducci, Simone; Andrzejewski, Józef; Audouin, Ludmila; Bécares, Vicente; Babiano Suárez, Víctor; Bacak, Michael; Barbagallo, Massimo; Billowes, J.; Bosnar, Damir; Caballero Ontanaya, Luis; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Calviani, Marco; Cano Ott, Daniel; Casanovas Hoste, Adrià; Chiaveri, E.; Colonna, Nicola; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Cortés Giraldo, Miguel Antonio; Cosentino, Luigi; Cristallo, Sergio; Damone, Lucia Anna; Tarifeño Saldivia, Ariel Esteban (American Physical Society, 2022-02-01)
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    Nuclear level densities (NLDs) and photon strength functions (PSFs), also called ¿ -ray or radiation strength functions, represent average properties of the nucleus in the regime of excitation where individual levels and ...
  • Uncertainty and sensitivity analysis of the LOFT L2-5 test: Results of the BEMUSE programme 

    de Crécy, Agnès; Bazin, P.; Glaeser, H.; Joucla, J.; Probst, P.; Chung, B.; Oh, D.Y.; Kyncl, M.; Pernica, R.; Batet Miracle, Lluís; Pérez-Ferragut, Marina; Reventós Puigjaner, Francesc Josep (2008-12)
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    This paper presents the results and the main lessons learnt from the phase 3 of BEMUSE, an international benchmark activity sponsored by the Committee on the Safety of Nuclear Installations [CSNI: Committee on the Safety ...
  • Measurement of the cross section at the n_TOF facility at CERN 

    Gawlik Ramiega, Aleksandra; Battino, U.; Andrzejewski, Józef; Aberle, O.; Audouin, Ludmila; Bacak, Michael; Balibrea-Correa, J.; Barbagallo, Massimo; Barros, S.; Bécares, Vicente; Becvar, F.; Beinrucker, C.; Berthoumieux, Eric; Billowes, J.; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Bosnar, Damir (American Physical Society, 2021-10-01)
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    The 76 Ge ( n , ¿ ) reaction has been measured at the n_TOF facility at CERN via the time-of-flight technique. Neutron capture cross sections on 76 Ge are of interest to a variety of low-background experiments, such as ...
  • Radiative neutron capture cross-section measurement of ge isotopes at n_TOF CERN facility and its importance for stellar nucleosynthesis 

    Gawlik Ramiega, Aleksandra; Lederer-Woods, C.; Andrzejewski, Józef; Battino, U.; Mingrone, Federica; Weiss, Christina; Aberle, O.; Audouin, Ludmila; Bacak, Michael; Balibrea-Correa, J.; Barbagallo, Massimo; Barros, S.; Bécares, Vicente; Becvar, F.; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Casanovas Hoste, Adrià; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere (2021-04-01)
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    This manuscript summarizes the results of radiative neutron capture cross-section measurements on two stable germanium isotopes, 70Ge and 73Ge. Experiments were performed at the n_TOF facility at CERN via the time-of-flight ...
  • Measurement of the 72Ge(n,¿) cross section over a wide neutron energy range at the CERN n_TOF facility 

    Dietzel, Martin; Lederer-Woods, C.; Battino, U.; Gunsing, Frank; Lerendegui Marco, J.; Berthoumieux, Eric; Barbagallo, Massimo; Billowes, J.; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Calviani, Marco; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere; Casanovas Hoste, Adrià; Chiaveri, E.; Dressler, Rugard; Dupont, Emmeric; Ferrari, Alessio (American Physical Society, 2021-04-01)
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    The 72 Ge ( n , ¿ ) cross section was measured for neutron energies up to 300 keV at the neutron time-of-flight facility n _ TOF (CERN), Geneva, for the first time covering energies relevant to heavy-element synthesis in ...
  • First results of the140ce(N,¿)141ce cross-section measurement at n_tof 

    Amaducci, Simone; Colonna, Nicola; Cosentino, Luigi; Cristallo, Sergio; Finocchio, Elisabetta; Massimi, Cristian; Mastromarco, Mario; Aberle, O.; Alcayne Aicua, Víctor; Andrzejewski, Józef; Babiano Suárez, Víctor; Bacak, Michael; Barbagallo, Massimo; Berthoumieux, Eric; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Casanovas Hoste, Adrià; Cortés Rossell, Guillem Pere (2021-06-01)
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    An accurate measurement of the 140Ce(n,¿) energy-dependent cross-section was performed at the n_TOF facility at CERN. This cross-section is of great importance because it represents a bottleneck for the s-process nucleosynthesis ...
  • Non-linear magnetohydrodynamic simulations of pellet triggered edge-localized modes in JET 

    Futatani, Shimpei; Pamela, Stanislas; Garzotti, Luca; Huijsmans, Guido T.A.; Hoelzl, Matthias; Frigione, Domenico; Lennholm, Morten (2020-02-01)
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    Non-linear magnetohydrodynamic simulations of pellet-triggered edge-localized modes (ELMs) in JET plasma have been carried out with the JOREK code. The pellet particle fuelling efficiency and the power flux at the divertor ...

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