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The Swiss Plasma Center is one of the world’s leading fusion research laboratories. Through a wide range of research programs, all connected to education and training at different levels, we work to advance our understanding of the physics of plasmas and develop fusion as an energy source.

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Simons Foundation funds collaboration on stellarators

Research

The Swiss Plasma Center participates in an international collaboration, funded by the Simons Foundation, to unveil the optimal magnetic configurations of stellarators so that their performances are similar to those of tokamaks - while re

The last 5 papers of the Swiss Plasma Center

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K. Verhaegh; B. Lipschultz; B. P. Duval; O. Février; C. Theiler et al. : An improved understanding of the roles of atomic processes and power balance in divertor target ion current loss during detachment; Nuclear Fusion. 2019. DOI : 10.1088/1741-4326/ab4251.
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N. Vianello; D. Carralero; C. K.-W. Tsui; V. Naulin; M. Agostini et al. : Scrape Off Layer (SOL) transport and filamentary characteristics in high density tokamak regimes; Nuclear Fusion. 2019. DOI : 10.1088/1741-4326/ab423e.
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S. Coda; M. Agostini; R. Albanese; S. Alberti; E. Alessi et al. : Physics research on the TCV tokamak facility: from conventional to alternative scenarios and beyond; Nuclear Fusion. 2019. Vol. 59, num. 11, p. 112023. DOI : 10.1088/1741-4326/ab25cb.
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B. Srinivasan; D. Bonvin : 110th Anniversary: A Feature-Based Analysis of Static Real-Time Optimization Schemes; Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research. 2019-08-07. Vol. 58, num. 31, p. 14227-14238. DOI : 10.1021/acs.iecr.9b02327.
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A. Pochelon; R. Keller : The m = 1 motion of a screw pinch measured by external magnetic probes; Journal of Plasma Physics. 1976. Vol. 16, num. 3, p. 363-370. DOI : 10.1017/S0022377800020274.

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