PHYS-731 / 4 credits

Teacher(s): Fasoli Ambrogio, Graves Jonathan, Loizu Cisquella Joaquim, Merle Antoine Pierre Emmanuel Alexis, Ricci Paolo

Language: English

Remark: Next time: Fall 2024


Every 2 years


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.


Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

The introductory plasma physics courses are a pre-requisite.

In the programs

  • Exam form: Oral (session free)
  • Subject examined: Magnetic confinement
  • Lecture: 28 Hour(s)
  • Exercises: 28 Hour(s)
  • Type: optional

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