Electron density and temperature profile diagnostics for C-2 field reversed configuration plasmas

Electron density and temperature profile diagnostics for C-2 field reversed configuration plasmas

August 2012 | B. Deng | Review of Scientific Instruments | Paper

The 9-point Thomson scattering diagnostic system for the C-2 field reversed configuration plasmas is improved and the measured electron temperature profiles are consistent with theoretical expectations.

Internal Magnetic Field Measurement on C-2 Field-Reversed Configuration Plasmas

Internal Magnetic Field Measurement on C-2 Field-Reversed Configuration Plasmas

May 2012 | H. Gota | HTPD | Poster

A reversed-field structure of the translated CTs and final merged FRC state have been directly verified by probing the internal magnetic field structure using a multi-channel magnetic probe array near the midplane of the C-2 confinement chamber.