Studies of doublet plasmas in doublet IIA

R. K. Fisher, S. J. Adcock, J. F. Baur, N. H. Brooks, J. C. Deboo, R. L. Freeman, W. C. Guss, F. J. Helton, C. L. Hsieh, T. H. Jensen, A. F. Lietzke, J. M. Lohr, M. A. Mahdavi, K. Matsuda, C. P. Moeller, T. Ohkawa, N. Ohyabu, S. C. Prager, J. M. Rawls, T. TamanoV. Vanek, T. S. Wang

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Doublet plasmas have been produced in Doublet IIA using an active field-shaping coil system. Significant increases in the electron density and energy confinement time have been observed for the doublet configuration relative to elliptic and circular plasmas in Doublet IIA.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)622-625
Number of pages4
JournalPhysical review letters
Issue number10
StatePublished - Jan 1 1977
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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    Fisher, R. K., Adcock, S. J., Baur, J. F., Brooks, N. H., Deboo, J. C., Freeman, R. L., Guss, W. C., Helton, F. J., Hsieh, C. L., Jensen, T. H., Lietzke, A. F., Lohr, J. M., Mahdavi, M. A., Matsuda, K., Moeller, C. P., Ohkawa, T., Ohyabu, N., Prager, S. C., Rawls, J. M., ... Wang, T. S. (1977). Studies of doublet plasmas in doublet IIA. Physical review letters, 39(10), 622-625.