Fiches de cours 2018-2019

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Magnetic confinement

PHYS-731

Lecturer(s) :

Fasoli Ambrogio
Graves Jonathan
Loizu Cisquella Joaquim
Ricci Paolo
Sauter Olivier
Testa Duccio
Tran Minh Quang

Language:

English

Frequency

Every 2 years

Remarque

Every 2 years / Next time: Fall 2018

Summary

To provide an overview of the fundamentals of magnetic confinement (MC) of plasmas for fusion.The different MC configurations are presented, with a description of their operating regimes.The basic elements of particle & energy transport, of plasma-wall interaction & of burning plasma are introduced.

Content

The plasma heating techniques are addressed. The course aims at providing both an experimental and a theoretical approach to the subjects.


The course will consist of three parts:

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

The introductory plasma physics courses are a pre-requisite.

In the programs

    • Semester
    • Exam form
       Oral
    • Credits
      4
    • Subject examined
      Magnetic confinement
    • Lecture
      28 Hour(s)
    • Exercises
      28 Hour(s)

Reference week

 
      Lecture
      Exercise, TP
      Project, other

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  • Lecture in French
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