PPPL Researchers Perform First Basic Physics Simulation of the Impact of Recycled Atoms on Plasma Turbulence
Article describes simulation of impact of recycled atoms on plasma turbulence.
24-Jul-2017 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Scientists Create First Laboratory Generation of High-Energy Shock Waves That Accelerate Astrophysical Particles
Feature describes first laboratory generation of high-energy shock waves.
14-Jul-2017 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
A paper by graduate student Matthew Parsons describes the application of machine learning to avoiding plasma disruptions, which will be crucial to ensuring the longevity of future large tokamaks.
13-Jul-2017 11:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Article describes first experimental finding of constant temperature throughout a fusion plasma.
5-Jul-2017 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Article describes ALCC allotment of 269.9 million supercomputer hours to study the complex edge region of fusion plasmas.
22-Jun-2017 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Feature describes testing different lithium injectors on China's EAST tokamak.
13-Jun-2017 6:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
A team of physicists has found that a coating of lithium oxide on the inside of fusion machines known as tokamaks can absorb as much deuterium as pure lithium can.
19-May-2017 10:45 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Scientists Perform First Basic Physics Simulation of Spontaneous Transition of the Edge of Fusion Plasma to Crucial High-Confinement Mode
PPPL physicists have simulated the spontaneous transition of turbulence at the edge of a fusion plasma to the high-confinement mode that sustains fusion reactions. The research was achieved with the extreme-scale plasma turbulence code XGC developed...
18-May-2017 2:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites
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