Ker-Chung Shaing

Professor

  • 4815 Citations
  • 34 h-Index
1979 …2019
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Personal profile

Education

  • 1980 PhD, Nuclear Engineering, The University of Wisconsin at Madison, USA

Research Interests

  • Fusion ang Plasma Physics
  • Nuclear Engineering

Experience

  • 1980~1982 Research Associate, Nuclear Engineering Department, The University of Wisconsin, USA
  • 1982~1995 Research Physicist, Fusion Energy Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, USA
  • 1987 Visiting Professor, National Institute for Fusion Science, Nagoya University, Japan
  • 1995~2001 Research Physicist, Institute for Fusion Studies, The University of Texas, USA
  • 2001~2007 Senior Scientist, Engineering Physics Department. The University of Wisconsin, USA
  • 2007~2010 Professor, Department of Physics, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, Republic of China
  • 2008/08~ Present Professor, Institute of Space and Plasma Sciences, and Plasma and Space Science Center, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, Republic of China
  • 2014/01~2014/04 Visiting Scientist, National Fusion Research Institute, Korea
  • 2015/08 ~ Present Chair Professor, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, Republic of China

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Projects 2008 2018

Research Output 1979 2019

A three-dimensional magnetohydrodynamic equilibrium in an axial coordinate with a constant curvature

Chu, M. S., Guo, W., Liu, W., Ren, Q., Shaing, K-C. & Zhu, P., 2019 Jun 19, In : Nuclear Fusion. 59, 8, 086004.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

magnetohydrodynamics
curvature
torsion
curves
plasma equilibrium

Unified modeling of both resonant and non-resonant neoclassical transport under non-axisymmetric magnetic perturbations in tokamaks

Sun, Y., Li, X., He, K. & Shaing, K-C., 2019 Jul 1, In : Physics of Plasmas. 26, 7, 0725041.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
perturbation
kinetic equations
plateaus
pitch (inclination)
viscosity

Banana kinetic equation and plasma transport in tokamaks

Shaing, K. C., Chu, M. S., Sabbagh, S. A. & Seol, J., 2018 Jan 1, 45th EPS Conference on Plasma Physics, EPS 2018. Berndt, J., Coda, S., Lapenta, G., Michaut, C., Weber, S. & Mantsinen, M. (eds.). European Physical Society (EPS), p. 189-192 4 p. (45th EPS Conference on Plasma Physics, EPS 2018; vol. 2018-July).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

kinetic equations
2 Citations (Scopus)

Electromagnetic banana kinetic equation and its applications in tokamaks

Shaing, K. C., Chu, M. S., Sabbagh, S. A. & Seol, J., 2018 Mar 1, In : Physics of Plasmas. 25, 3, 032501.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

kinetic equations
electromagnetic radiation
electromagnetism
trapped particles
energetic particles
wave-particle interactions
collisions
electromagnetic radiation
viscosity
toroidal plasmas