Testing of actively cooled mock-ups in several high heat flux facilities - An International Round Robin Test
Several electron beam and ion beam facilities are involved in high heat flux testing of plasma-facing components for next step fusion devices. Up to a certain degree, these machines are comparable, but differences concern, e.g. beam generation, beam sweeping, calibration techniques and diagnostics. In order to get an information if tests in the different facilities are really comparable, a set of actively cooled CFC monoblocks has been heated in four electron beam and one ion beam facility at comparable power densities. The temperature response during these loadings has been registered and used as a criteria for assessment.
Bibliographic Reference: An article published in: Fusion Engineering and Design (2005), Volumes 75-79, Pages 303-306
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Record Number: 200719060 / Last updated on: 2007-04-02
Original language: en
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