Dynamic behaviour of the high confinement mode of fusion plasmasFunded under: EAEC-FUSION 12C
This paper describes the dynamic behaviour of the high confinement mode (H-mode) of fusion plasmas. It concentrates on two main aspects of H-mode dynamics, the dynamics of the L-H transition and edge localised modes (ELMs). An overview of the experimental signatures of the H-mode is given, as well as a description of existing theoretical models which explain the H-mode. A tentative explanation of the phenomena of L-H transitions is also given, and the experimental characterisation of ELMs is discussed.
Bibliographic Reference: Report: IPP 1/286 EN (1995) 101 pp.
Availability: Available from Max-Planck-Institut für Plasmaphysik, 8046 Garching bei München (DE)
Record Number: 199510870 / Last updated on: 1995-08-03
Original language: en
Available languages: en