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Abstract

Neoclassical predictions for particle and energy transport in tokamaks are not in general compatible with experiments. Neoclassical theory also makes a closely related prediction concerning the existence of toroidal flow driven currents. It is proposed here an alternative derivation of toroidal flow driven currents, which at the same time provides a phenomenological description (in particular the Coppi-Sharky particle flux) of the observed particle and energy transport.

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Authors: THYAGARAJA A, CULHAM LABORATORY, ABINGDON (UK);HAAS F A CULHAM LABORATORY, ABINGDON (UK), CULHAM LABORATORY, ABINGDON (UK)
Bibliographic Reference: WRITE TO THE LIBRARIAN, UKAEA, CULHAM LABORATORY, ABINGDON, OXON OX14 3DB (UK), MENTIONING REPORT CLM-P820, 1987
Record Number: 1989126058100 / Last updated on: 1989-03-01
Category: PUBLICATION
Available languages: en