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2006

A. Hirose, C. Xiao, O. Mitarai, J. Morelli, H.M. Skarsgard, “STOR-M tokamak design and instrumentation,” Physics in Canada 62, 111-120 (2006) (invited paper).

 

D. Liu, C. Xiao, A.K. Singh, and A. Hirose, “Bench test and preliminary results of vertical compact torus injection experiments on the STOR-M tokamak,” Nuclear Fusion 46, 104-109 (2006).

 

2005

M.P. Gryaznevich, E. Del Bosco, A. Malaquias, G. Mank, G. von Oost, Y. He, H. Hegazy, M. Hron, A. Hirose, B. Kuteev, G.O. Ludwig, I.C. Mascimento, C. Silva, and G.M. Yorobyev, “Joint research using small tokamaks,” Nuclear fusion 45, 1-10 (2005).

 

C.J. Xiao, D. Liu, S. Livingstone, A.K. Singh, E. Zhang, A. Hirose “Tangential and vertical compact torus injection experiments on the STOR-M tokamak,” Plasma Science and Technology 7, 2701-2704 (2005).

 

J.E. Morelli, A. Hirose, and H.C. Wood, Fuzzy logic based plasma position controller for STOR-M, IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology 13, 328-337 (2005).

 

2004

Full paper (345kB)        Abstract

P. Franz , L. Marrelli, P. Piovesan, B.E. Chapman, P. Martin, I. Predebon, G. Spizzo, R.B. White, and C. Xiao, Observations of multiple magnetic islands in the core of a reversed field pinch,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 92, 125001 (March 2004).

PPL-260

C. Xiao, D. Liu, S. Livingstone, A.K. Singh, E. Zhang, and A. Hirose, “Tangential and Vertical Compact Torus Injection Experiments on the STOR-M Tokamak,” Plasma Sci. Tech., accepted August 2004.

PPL-258

D. Liu, C. Xiao, A. K. Singh, and A. Hirose, “Vertical Injection of Compact Torus into the STOR-M Tokamak,” 20th IAEA Fusion Energy Conference, Vilamoura , Portugal , Nov. 1-6, 2004 , (IAEA, Vienna ), Paper No. FT/P6-38.

PPL-257 (71kB)

A. Hirose, “On q dependence of thermal transport in tokamaks,” 20th IAEA Fusion Energy Conference, Vilamoura , Portugal , Nov. 1-6, 2004 , (IAEA, Vienna ), Paper No. TH/P6-4.

PPL-256 (71kB)        Abstract

A.I. Smolyakov, H.R. Wilson, M. Ottaviani, and F. Porcelli, “Ion sound effects on magnetic islands,” Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion 46, L1-L6 (March 2004)

PPL-248 (82kB)        Abstract

A.K. Singh, R. Kaur, S.K. Mattoo, and A. Hirose, “Observation of radial propagation of electrostatic fluctuations in toroidal plasma,” Physics of Plasmas 11, 328-331 (January 2004).

PPL-244 (303kB)      Abstract

C. Xiao, A. Hirose, and S. Sen, “Improved confinement induced by tangential injection of compact torus into the STOR-M tokamak,” Physics of Plasmas 11, 4041-4049 (August 2004).

PPL-242 (301kB)      Abstract

A. Hirose, D. Liu, and S. Livingstone, “Effects of charge nonneutrality and finite beta on the electron temperature gradient modes in tokamaks,” Canadian Journal of Physics 82, 167-176 (March 2004).

2003

Full paper (873kB)    Abstract

P. Martin, 29 other authors and teams, C. Xiao, 2 other authors, “Overview of Quasi Single Helicity Experiments in Reversed Field Pinches,” Nucl. Fusion, 43, 1855-1862 (December 2003).

Full paper (422kB)    Abstract

J.S. Sarff, and 31 other authors, C. Xiao, “Tokamak-like confinement at high beta and low toroidal field in the MST Reversed Field Pinch,” Nucl. Fusion, 43, 1684-1692 (December 2003).

PPL-238 (74kB)        Abstract

C. Xiao, P. Franz, B.E. Chapman, D. Craig, W.X. Ding, G. Gadani, L. Marrelli, P. Martin, R. Pasqualotto, G. Spizzo, J.S. Sarff, S.D. Terry, “Soft-x-ray Emission, Plasma Equilibrium, and Fluctuation Studies on MST,” Rev. Sci. Instrum., 74, 2157-2160 (March 2003).

Full paper (323kB)    Abstract

P.Franz, G.Gadani, R.Pasqualotto, L.Marrelli, P.Martin, G.Spizzo, P.Brunsell, B.Chapman, F.Paganucci, P.Rossetti, C. Xiao, “Compact soft x-ray multichord camera: design and initial operation,” 2002, Rev. Sci. Instrum., 74, 2152-2156 (March 2003).

PPL-230 (202kB)      Abstract

A. K. Singh, J. Morelli, T. Asai, and A. Hirose, “Measurement of radial propagation of electrostatic fluctuations in the STOR-M tokamak,” Physics of Plasmas 10, 3451-3454 (September 2003).

2006

EX/C1-2 (490kB)      Abstract

P. Martin, L. Marrelli, G. Spizzo, P. Franz, P. Piovesan, I. Predebon, T. Bolzonella, S. Cappello, A. Cravotta, D.F. Escande, L. Frassinetti, S. Ortolani, R. Paccagnella, D. Terranova and the RFX team, B.E. Chapman, D. Craig, S.C. Prager, J.S. Sarff and the MST team,P. Brunsell, J.-A. Malmberg, J. Drake and the EXTRAP T2R team, Y. Yagi, H. Koguchi, Y. Hirano and the TPE-RX team, R.B. White, C. Sovinec, C. Xiao, R.A. Nebel, D.D. Schnack, “Overview of Quasi Single Helicity Experiments in Reversed Field Pinches,” Fusion Energy 2002, (IAEA, Vienna), (2002)

CN-94/OV/4_3 (1,614kB)      Abstract

J.S. Sarff, A.F. Almagri, J.K. Anderson, T.M. Biewer, A.P. Blair, D.L. Brower, M.D. Carter, M. Cengher, B.E. Chapman, P.K. Chattopadhyay, V.I. Davydenko, D.J. Den Hartog, W.X. Ding, F. Ebrahimi, G. Fikse, C.B. Forest, J.A. Goetz, R.W. Harvey, D. Holly, B. Hudson, A.A. Ivanov, T.W. Lovell, K.J. McCollam, P.D. Nonn, R. O’Connell, S.P. Oliva, R.I. Pinsker, S.C. Prager, J.C. Reardon, S.D. Terry, M.A. Thomas, M.D. Wyman, C. Xiao, and the MST Team, “Overview of Improved Confinement and Plasma Control in the MST Reversed Field Pinch,” 2002, Fusion Energy 2002, (IAEA, Vienna),

PPL-225 (177kB)      Abstract

C. Xiao, J. Morelli, A. Singh, O. Mitarai, T. Asai, and A. Hirose, “Study of plasma equilibrium during the ac current reversal phase in the STOR-M tokamak,”  Fusion Energy 2002, (IAEA, Vienna),

PPL-222 (159kB)      Abstract

S. Sen, C. Xiao, A. Hirose, and R. Cairns, “Role of parallel flow in the improved confinement mode on the STOR-M tokamak,” Physical Review Letters 88, 185001 (May 2002).

PPL-221

A. Hirose and M. Elia, “Finite beta destabilization of skin size drift modes in tokamaks,” Physica Scripta 65, 257-260 (2002).

2000

PPL-200 October 2000

C. Xiao, D.R. McColl, A. Hirose, S. Sen, “Mechanism of H-mode triggering by CT injection in the STOR-M tokamak,” Fusion Energy 2000, IAEA-Vienna, EXP4_31

PPL-198 April 2000

C. Xiao and A. Hirose, “The role of plasma biasing in H-modes in the STOR-M tokamak,” Contributions to Plasma Physics 40, 184-189 (2000).

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