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  • Unconventional Current Scaling and Edge Effects for Charge Transport through Molecular Clusters 

    Obersteiner, Veronika; Huhs, Georg; Papior, Nick; Zojer, Egbert (2017-10-18)
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    Metal–molecule–metal junctions are the key components of molecular electronics circuits. Gaining a microscopic understanding of their conducting properties is central to advancing the field. In the present contribution, ...
  • The effects of electron cyclotron heating and current drive on toroidal Alfvén eigenmodes in tokamak plasmas 

    Sharapov, S.E.; Garcia-Muñoz, M.; van Zeeland, M.A.; Bobkov, B.; Classen, I.G.J.; Ferreira, J.; Figueiredo, A.; Fitzgerald, M.; Galdon-Quiroga, J.; Gallart, D.; Geiger, B.; Gonzalez-Martin, J.; Johnson, T.; Lauber, P.; Mantsinen, Mervi; Nabais, F.; Nikolaeva, V.; Rodriguez-Ramos, M.; Sanchis-Sanchez, L.; Schneider, P.A.; Snicker, A.; Vallejos, P.; AUG Team; EUROfusion MST1 Team (IOP Publishing, 2017-11-02)
    Article
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    Dedicated studies performed for toroidal Alfvén eigenmodes (TAEs) in ASDEX-Upgrade (AUG) discharges with monotonic q-profiles have shown that electron cyclotron resonance heating (ECRH) can make TAEs more unstable. In these ...
  • 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)
    Article
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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 ...
  • 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)
    Article
    Accés obert
    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 ...
  • Subject-variability effects on micron particle deposition in human nasal cavities 

    Calmet, Hadrien; Kleinstreuer, C.; Houzeaux, Guillaume; Kolanjiyil, A.V.; Lehmkuhl, Oriol; Olivares, Edgar; Vázquez, Mariano (Elsevier, 2018-01)
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    Validated computer simulations of the airflow and particle dynamics in human nasal cavities are important for local, segmental and total deposition predictions of both inhaled toxic and therapeutic particles. Considering ...
  • 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)
    Article
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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 ...
  • Subdividing triangular and quadrilateral meshes in parallel to approximate curved geometries 

    Gargallo-Peiró, Abel; Houzeaux, Guillaume; Roca, Xevi (Elsevier, 2017)
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    A parallel distributed approach to refine a mesh while preserving the curvature of a target geometry is presented. Our approach starts by generating a coarse linear mesh of the computational domain. Second, the former ...
  • An augmented Lagrangian formulation to impose boundary conditions for distortion based mesh moving and curving 

    Ruiz-Gironés, Eloi; Gargallo-Peiró, Abel; Sarrate, Josep; Roca, Xevi (Elsevier, 2017)
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    We formulate a mesh morphing technique as mesh distortion minimization problem constrained to weakly satisfy the imposed displacement of the boundary nodes. The method is devised to penalize the appearance of inverted ...
  • Efficient Computation of Sparse Matrix Functions for Large-Scale Electronic Structure Calculations: The CheSS Library 

    Mohr, Stephan; Dawson, William; Wagner, Michael; Caliste, Damien; Nakajima, Takahito; Genovese, Luigi (American Chemical Society, 2017-09-05)
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    We present CheSS, the “Chebyshev Sparse Solvers” library, which has been designed to solve typical problems arising in large-scale electronic structure calculations using localized basis sets. The library is based on a ...
  • Nonlinear electromagnetic stabilization of ITG microturbulence by ICRF-driven fast ions in ASDEX Upgrade 

    de Oliveira, F.N.; Doerk, H.; Mantsinen, Mervi J.; Angioni, C.; Bilato, R.; Bobkov, V.; Dunne, M.; Gallart, D.; Gutiérrez-Milla, A.; Mantica, P.; Odstrcil, T.; Tardini, G.; Sáez, Xavier; ASDEX Upgrade Team; EUROfusion MST1 Team (2016-10)
    Comunicació de congrés
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    Electromagnetic waves in the range of Ion Cyclotron Resonance Frequencies (ICRF) have many applications in fusion devices. While their use for external heating of magnetically confined fusion plasmas is well established, ...
  • 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)
    Article
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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 ...

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