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Modeling Particle Heating and Current Drive in Tokamaks Adopting Standard Numerical Techniques

D. Van Eester

Fusion Science and Technology / Volume 53 / Number 2T / February 2008 / Pages 105-111

Technical Paper / Kinetic Theory

A brief overview is given of the techniques adopted for modeling plasma heating and current drive as well as the associated particle diffusion. Weaknesses and strengths of each method are highlighted; references are provided for those seeking further information.

 
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