SEARCH

SEARCH BY CITATION

Keywords:

  • plasma;
  • nuclear fusion;
  • plasma-wall interaction;
  • plasma detachment;
  • tungsten;
  • carbon

Abstract

This overview describes recent studies of nuclear fusion by using divertor plasma simulators generating high heat flux plasma. The experimental results regarding plasma-material interaction related to tungsten and carbon dusts, and detached recombining plasma are reviewed. © 2009 Institute of Electrical Engineers of Japan. Published by John Wiley & Sons, Inc.