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Abstract

The paper discusses recent progress in fusion physics on the Joint European Torus in the fields of plasma confinement, MHD stability, particle and power exhaust, and fusion performance and alpha-particle effects. In this context results are presented from the three JET operating regimes: ELM-free H-mode , ELMy H-mode and optimized shear mode. These results together with those from other tokamaks form a sound basis for extrapolation to a Next Step device based on ELMy H-mode operation and point the way for the development of more advanced tokamak scenarios.

Additional information

Authors: KEILHACKER M, JET Joint Undertaking, Abingdon (GB);JET TEAM, JET Joint Undertaking, Abingdon (GB)
Bibliographic Reference: Report: JET-P(99)31, 22pp.
Availability: Available from the Librarian, JET Joint Undertaking, Abingdon (GB)
Record Number: 200011789 / Last updated on: 2000-02-12
Category: PUBLICATION
Original language: en
Available languages: en