Ohmic ignition of an elongated tokamak

Ming-Sheng Chu, R. W. Harvey, P. A. Politzer, T. Yamagishi

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The Ohmic ignition requirement for an elongated tokamak is obtained analytically and studied numerically. With large elongations (K ≥ 5), ignition may be obtained at relatively modest toroidal magnetic field.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)835-840
Number of pages6
JournalNuclear Fusion
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - 1985 Jan 1

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics
  • Condensed Matter Physics


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