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Fundamentals of Wave and Transport Phenomena in Fusion Plasmas (2.0 credits)

Division at courseMaster's Course
Course Type:
Class Format:Lecture
Department Name : Energy Engineering and Science
Starts 1 : 1 the previous term
Starts 2 2 the previous term
Lecturer : shin KUBO Professor  takeshi IDO Associate Professor 

•Course Purpose
Lectures on wave and transport processes in magnetic confined plasmas are given.
The heating and confinement of the fusion plasma are also discussed as their application.

•Prerequisite Subjects
Electromagnetics, Mechanics

•Course Topics
1. Plasma behavior in magnetic field
2. Magnetic confinement of fusion plasma
3. Plasma transport processes
4. Magnetic fusion plasma
4. Waves in plasma
5. Fusion plasma heating and diagnostics using waves


•Additional Reading
1. Theory of plasma waves (T.H. Stix)
2. Introduction to plasma physics ( R.J. Goldston and P.H. Rutherford)
3. Tokamaks (J. Wesson)
4. Plasma Physics for Nuclear Fusion (K. Miyamoto, The MIT Press)

•Grade Assessment


•Contacting Faculty
Ask lecturer questions outside of lecture hours by e-mail.
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