BIFURCATED TEMPERATURE PROFILES AND THE H-MODE
One of the most striking features of the H-mode, in contrast to the L-mode, is the existence of very steep pressure gradients in a narrow layer just inside the plasma boundary. In this paper we show how the existence of H- and L-regimes, together with their characteristic profiles, is a natural consequence of the modified ballooning stability properties near a magnetic separatrix.
Bibliographic Reference: WRITE TO THE LIBRARIAN, UKAEA, CULHAM LABORATORY, ABINGDON, OXON OX14 3DB (UK), MENTIONING REPORT CLM-P815, 1987
Record Number: 1989126018700 / Last updated on: 1989-03-01
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