BETA LIMIT FOR ELONGATED CROSS-SECTION TOKAMAKS
The scaling of the optimum beta with current, in various elongated cross-section Tokamaks (elongation 2.5), is compared with a number of well-known scaling laws given in the literature. In particular, the effects of triangular and rectangular deformations (D and racetrack shapes) and of indentation of the poloidal cross-section are considered. Significant deviations from the known scaling laws are found and these are discussed with a view to constructing a configuration with the most favourable scaling.
Bibliographic Reference: 13TH EUROPEAN CONFERENCE ON CONTROLLED FUSION AND PLASMA HEATING, SCHLIERSEE (GERMANY), APRIL 14-18, 1986 WRITE TO CEC LUXEMBOURG, DG XIII/A2, POB 1907 MENTIONING PAPER E 32540 ORA
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Record Number: 1989125018600 / Last updated on: 1987-02-01
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