Arc jets for divertor component testing

John Balboni, Samuel A. Cohen, Tobin Munsat

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This paper describes the potential for arc jet facilities to simulate the thermal and chemical environment inside a fusion-reactor power and particle exhaust section to provide the fusion materials science and plasma physics communities with data on their models and component designs.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)483-488
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Nuclear Materials
StatePublished - Feb 11 1997

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics
  • General Materials Science
  • Nuclear Energy and Engineering


  • Divertor plasma
  • Divertor simulator
  • Fusion technology
  • Plasma-wall interactions simulator


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