Microscopic theory of impurity pumping

Ming Sheng Chu, John M. Rawls

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Neoclassical transport coefficients for ion and impurity species in the plateau to Pfirsch-Schlüter regime are calculated using sources of particles and heat as driving forces. In the Pfirsch-Schlüter regime, such sources can lead to a reversal of the usual inward flux of impurities.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1787-1789
Number of pages3
JournalPhysics of Fluids
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - 1977

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Computational Mechanics
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Fluid Flow and Transfer Processes

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