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Matter Sampling, Tritium Removal, Inventory and Management with Versatile Embedded System Called LASK

C. Hernandez, M. Naiim Habib, L. Doceul

Fusion Science and Technology / Volume 60 / Number 3 / October 2011 / Pages 1029-1032

Contamination and Waste / Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Tritium Science and Technology /

The integration of laser techniques in an embedded system is studied in this paper to propose system able to perform tritium inventory (with in-line and on-line methods) and tritium removal (by ablation of layers or by tritium desorption) in a tokamak. Two complementary embedded systems are currently studied: a first innovative system which can be used between two plasma sessions (without tokamak pressure and temperature breaks) and a second system which can be used during maintenance phases (at atmospheric pressure). The two systems will be presented in this paper with their advantages and disadvantages.

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