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Czechoslovak Journal of Physics

, Volume 48, Supplement 2, pp 11–24 | Cite as

Edge operational regimes in tokamaks

  • M. Kaufmann
  • V. Mertens
  • J. Neuhauser
  • A. G. Peeters
  • F. Ryter
  • W. Suttrop
  • ASDEX Upgrade Team
Invited Papers and Discussion Summaries Core/Edge Coupling

Abstract

Edge operational regimes in tokamaks are described using mostly experimental results of ASDEX Upgrade. Emphasis is put on high confinement mode (H-mode) at medium and high densities up to the density limit. Implications for the physics of H-mode and the density limit are discussed.

Keywords

Heating Power Edge Density Density Limit Plasma Edge Edge Temperature 
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© Institute of Physics, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic 1999

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Kaufmann
    • 1
  • V. Mertens
    • 1
  • J. Neuhauser
    • 1
  • A. G. Peeters
    • 1
  • F. Ryter
    • 1
  • W. Suttrop
    • 1
  • ASDEX Upgrade Team
    • 1
  1. 1.Max-Planck-Institut für PlasmaphysikEURATOM AssociationGarchingGermany

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