Global nonlinear electromagnetic simulations of tokamak turbulence
Bottino, Alberto, Scott, Bruce, Brunner, Stephan, McMillan, Ben F., Trach , Minh Tran, Vernay, Thibaut, Villard, Laurent, Jolliet, Sebastien, Hatzky, Roman and Peeters, Arthur G.. (2010) Global nonlinear electromagnetic simulations of tokamak turbulence. IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, Vol.38 (No.9). pp. 2129-2135. ISSN 0093-3813Full text not available from this repository.
Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TPS.2010.2055583
The particle-in-cell code ORB5 is a global gyrokinetic turbulence simulation code in tokamak geometry. It has been developed at CRPP, Lausanne, Switzerland, with major contributions from IPP, Garching, Germany, and IPP, Greifswald, Germany, under a long-standing collaboration. The code ORB5 solves the gyrokinetic equations in the whole plasma core, including the magnetic axis. A field-aligned filtering procedure and sophisticated noise-control and heating operators allow for accurate simulations. Recently, the code ORB5 has been extended to include self-consistent perpendicular magnetic field perturbations. The inclusion of magnetic perturbations allows for a comprehensive study of finite beta effects on microinstability. In this paper, we present the first linear and nonlinear code results concerning electromagnetic effects on tokamak microinstabilities.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QC Physics|
|Divisions:||Faculty of Science > Physics|
|Journal or Publication Title:||IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science|
|Official Date:||September 2010|
|Number of Pages:||7|
|Page Range:||pp. 2129-2135|
|Status:||Not Peer Reviewed|
|Access rights to Published version:||Restricted or Subscription Access|
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