Proceedings

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Author Title Files Organization
Akcay, Cihan NIMROD simulation of the HIT-SI experiment [none] University of Washington
Anderson, Simon The HSX Stellarator experimental program [none] University of Wisconsin-Madison
Andreason, Samuel Upgrade of the Pulsed High Density FRC Experiment for FRC Merging and Compression Studies [none] Univerity of Washington
Baerny, Jennifer K. Diagnostics for lab and astrophysical plasmas 2 Woodruff Scientific Inc
Bauer, Bruno S. Aluminum plasma formation and evolution as expected from magneto-inertial fusion surfaces pulsed by multi-megagauss field* [none] University of Nevada, Reno
Baver, Derek A. Conceptual design of an energy recovering divertor 1 Lodestar Research Corporation
Bellan, Paul M. Investigation into reducing the mass influx associated with helicity injection [none] Caltech
Belova, Elena V Two-fluid mechanism of plasma rotation in field-reversed configuration [none] PPPL
Berzak, Laura F. Understanding Three-dimensional Contributions to Eddy Currents and Their Effect on Start-up [none] Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory
Brown, Mike Charge and mass-dependence of ion heating in merged CT plasmas 1 Swarthmore College
Cohen, S. A. Infrastructure Upgrades to the PFRC Facility [none] Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory
Cothran, Christopher D Finite length Taylor double helix states [none] Global Strategies Group (North America)
Davis, Matthew S Soft X-ray Spectrum Measurements on the Levitated Dipole Experiment (LDX) [none] Columbia University
Delzanno, Gian Luca Transport and linear stability studies for PPCD optimization in RFPs [none] Los Alamos National Laboratory
Ellis, Richard F. Overview of the Maryland Centrifugal Experiment(MCX) [none] University of Maryland
Ennis, David A New Understanding and Achievements from Independent Injector Drive Experiments on HIT-SI [none] University of Washington
Farley, David R. Development of an Inexpensive, Non-Invasive Magnetic Field Diagnostic using CPT in Hydrogen Plasmas [none] Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory
Farley, David R. Electron-Impact Selection Rules for Rotational Temperature Measurement of Molecular Hydrogen in the PFRC [none] Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory
Fetterman, Abraham J Alpha channeling using stationary waves in a centrifugal mirror [none] Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory
Fonck, Raymond J Studies in the high-field utilization regime at near-unity aspect ratio in the Pegasus Toroidal Experiment [none] University of Wisconsin
Garnier, Darren T. Overview of the Levitated Dipole Experiment [none] Columbia University
Gates, Davud A. Overview of the PPPL Stellarator program [none] PPPL
Gerhardt, Stefan P Progress in Developing Advanced Spherical Tokamak Scenarios in NSTX [none] Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory
Golingo, Raymond P. Initial Electron Temperature Measurements on TCSU [none] University Of Washington
Gray, Tim Aspect ratio scan of CT merging in SSX 1 Swarthmore College
Grossnickle, James A. Overview of the TCS-Upgrade device 1 University of Washington Redmond Plasma Physics La
Hakim, Ammar H Unified numerical methods for solving moment equations for fast MHD simulations [none] Tech-X Corporation
Hannum, David A Characterizing the unique current and density profiles of the Resistive Wall Machine 2 UW-Madison
Hansen, Chris J 3-D Equilibria with Spatially Variable Lambda in HIT-SI [none] Plasma Science and Innovation Center, Univ of Wash
Hassam, Adil B Thermoelectric Rotating Torus (TROT): A Concept for Fusion [none] University Of Maryland
Hicks, Nathaniel K. Prospects for Non-invasive Internal Magnetic Field Measurements via Polarimetry on the HIT-SI Spheromak [none] University of Washington
Horton, W. Parameter Optimization Studies for a Tandem Mirror Neutron Source 1 Institute for Fusion Studies
Horton, Robert D. Beat-wave Seeding of Magnetic Feld in an Accelerated Compact Toroid [none] University of California, Davis
Hossack, Aaron C Observations Supporting Electron Hyper-Viscosity Current Drive in the HIT-SI Spheromak 1 University of Washington
Intrator, Tom Does Sweet-Parker reconnection occur in Field Reversed Configurations? [none] Los Alamos National Laboratory
Intrator, Tom Physics demonstration of Magnetized Target Fusion and future directions [none] Los Alamos National Laboratory
Ji, Jeong-Young The importance of ion-electron collisions in ion transport [none] Utah State University
Kalal, Milan Recent results of the SBS PCM approach to self-navigation of lasers on direct drive IFE pellets 2 Czech Technical University in Prague
Kesner, Jay The Levitated Dipole Experiment: Experiment and Theory [none] MIT PSFC
Kim, Charlson C. Hybrid Kinetic-MHD Studies of ICC Devices using Lorentz PIC in Finite Elements 1 PSI Center -U. Washington
Kim, Yongho Space-charge Neutralization for Improved IEC-POPS Operation [none] Los Alamos National Laboratory
Kirtley, David MACRON FORMED LINER AS A PRACTICAL METHOD FOR ENABLING MAGNETO-INERTIAL FUSION [none] MSNW LLC
Knecht, Sean D Density Profile Evolution in the ZaP Flow Z-Pinch 1 University of Washington
Knowlton, Stephen F. Disruption avoidance in the current-carrying CTH torsatron [none] Auburn University
Kuley, Animesh Mr Parametric upconversion of lower hybrid wave by runaway electrons in tokamak [none] IIT Delhi
Kumar, Santhosh T. A Observation of hollow impurity density profiles in MST [none] Department of Physics, UW-Madison
Kumar, Deepak Mechanism of helicity injection in the Caltech spheromak experiment 3 Applied Physics, Caltech
Laberge, Michel G Progress report on the acoustically driven MTF experiment at General Fusion Inc. [none] General Fusion Inc.
Lerner, Eric J pB11 Fusion with the Dense Plasma Focus [none] Lawrenceville Plasma Physics, Inc.
Light, Adam D Latest Results from the Colorado FRC Experiment [none] University of Colorado at Boulder
Loverich, John J. Plasma Jet Modeling and Algorithm Development 1 Tech-X Corporation
Lowrie, Weston B Multi-block capability in HiFi and its application to modeling the ZaP z-pinch experiment [none] University of Washington (PSI-Center)
Lukin, Vyacheslav S. HiFi multi-fluid modeling framework – capabilities and ICC applications. 1 Naval Research Laboratory
Lundberg, Daniel P. Molecular Cluster Injection for Short-Pulse, High-Density Fueling on the Lithium Tokamak eXperiment [none] Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory
Magee, Richard M Characteristics of non-collisional ion heating in the MST RFP [none] University of Wisconsin - Madison
Majeski, Richard Liquid metal PFC development and the Lithium Tokamak eXperiment (LTX) * [none] Princeton Plasma Physics Lab
Marklin, George J. Improvements to the PSI-TET Codes [none] PSI Center, University of Washington
Mattor, Nathan Confinement Scaling for the Adiabatic Compression of a Spheromak 1 Woodruff Scientific Inc
Maurer, David A. Control and measurement of 3D edge magnetic field structures on HBT-EP [none] Columbia University
McCollam, Karsten J. Oscillating Field Current Drive Experiments on MST 1 University of Wisconsin-Madison
Meier, Eric T. Two-fluid Plasma-Neutral Model Development and Application 1 PSI-Center, UW, Seattle, WA
Milroy, Richard D. Nimrod Simulations of FRC Formation and Sustainment with Rotating Magnetic Field Current Drive 1 PSI-Center
Molvik, Arthur W. Axisymmetric tandem mirrors for fusion energy [none] ORAU
Moser, Auna L. Observations of magnetic field amplification when a magnetized plasma jet impacts a target cloud [none] Caltech
Myers, Clayton E Three-Dimensional, Nonlinear MHD Simulations of Co- and Counter-Helicity Spheromak Merging Using the HYM Code 2 Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory
Neilson, Hutch Advancement of Stellarator Improvement Goals Through International Collaboration [none] Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory
Nelson, Brian A. Simulations of ICC Experiments by the Plasma Science and Innovation Center [none] University of Washington
Norgaard, Peter C Numerical simulation of coaxial magnetoplasmadynamic acceleration for space propulsion using the HiFi spectral element code with axisymmetric geometries. [none] Princeton University
Raman, Roger Demonstration of Plasma Start-up in NSTX Using Transient CHI 1 University of Washington
Redd, Aaron J. Helicity injection current drive in the Pegasus Toroidal Experiment [none] University of Wisconsin - Madison
Reid, Remington R Magnetic Spring Experiment [none] University of Maryland
Reusch, Joshua A. Varying Stochasticity in the Core of the MST RFP 1 University of Wisconsin at Madison
Romero-Talamas, Carlos A. Charge and Mass Considerations for Plasma Velocity Measurements in Rotating Plasmas [none] University of Maryland
Ryutov, Dmitri D. Axisymmetric Mirror as a Driver for a Fusion-Fission Hybrid: Physics Issues [none] Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Saitoh, Haruhiko Overview of the recent results of the RT-1 magnetospheric experiment with a levitated superconducting coil 2 Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, The Universi
Santarius, John F Parametric Examination of Dwell Times for Plasma-Jet Magneto-Inertial Fusion [none] University of Wisconsin
Sen, Amiya First Experimental Identification of ETG Modes [none] Columbia University
Senter, Aaron M. New probe array for edge radial transport measurement in the Collisionless Terrella Experiment [none] Columbia University
Shumlak, Uri Formation and Stabilization in the ZaP Flow Z-Pinch [none] University of Washington
Simonen, Thomas C. High Beta Experiments in the GDT Axi-symmetric Magnetic Mirror [none] Berkeley
Slough, John High Flux FRC Facility for Stability, Confinement, and Sustainment Studies [none] Univerity of Washington
Steinhauer, Loren C Hybrid FRC equilibria with Fokker-Planck distributions [none] University of Washington
Steinhauer, Loren C Challenge hybrid FRC concept [none] University of Washington
Stenson, Eve V. Fast flows in arched plasma flux tubes [none] Caltech
Stevenson, Benjamin A. Reconstruction of current-driven equilibria in the Compact Toroidal Hybrid using magnetic diagnostics [none] Auburn University
Stoulil, Donald Commercialization plan for a fusion energy start-up 1 Woodruff Scientific Inc
Tang, Xianzhu Dust divertor for a magnetic fusion reactor [none] Los Alamos National Laboratory
Teodorescu, Catalin Experimental evidence of MHD plasma centrifugal confinement in a shaped open magnetic field configuration [none] University of Maryland
Thomas, Scott V Spherical Cusp for High Energy Density Plasma Confinement 6 Plasma Power Systems
Velas, Katherine M Measurement of Plasma Dynamics in the TCSU RMF Current Drive Experiment 1 Redmond Plasma Physics Laboratory - University of
Victor, Brian S Looking forward: implications of the preferential current drive direction on the future of HIT-SI 1 University of Washington
Votroubek, George R Plasma Liner Compression of FRCs* [none] MSNW, LLC
Welch, Dale R. Particle-in-cell modeling of field-reversed configuration formation by odd-parity rotating magnetic fields [none] Voss Scientific
Winterberg, Friedwardt Ignition of a Deuterium Micro-Detonation with a Gigavolt Super Marx Generator [none] University of Nevada, Reno
Woodruff, Simon Fusion Internal Combustion Engine (Fusion-ICE) 1 Woodruff Scientific Inc
Woodruff, Simon Pulsed Build-up and Adiabatic Compression of Spheromaks 1 Woodruff Scientific Inc
Worstell, M. W. Modifying Interchange Turbulence through the Application of Rotating Electrostatic Perturbations to a Dipole Confined Plasma [none] Columbia University
Woskov, Paul P 28 GHz Gyrotron ECRH on LDX 1 MIT
Wrobel, Jonathan S. Using Edge Magnetic Activity in the HIT-SI Experiment to Explore Internal Magnetic Structure [none] University of Washington
Wurden, Glen A. An Ultrafast Imaging Diagnostic for ICC Experiments 1 Los Alamos National Laboratory
You, Setthivoine Vector and scalar tomography for compact toroid plasmas [none] University of Washington
Young, William C The Diamagnetism of Rotating Plasmas in Shaped Magnetic Fields [none] University of Maryland
Zhou, Chuandong Simulation of magneto-inertial confinement fusion with Txfluids [none] Tech-X Corporation
Princeton University

Innovative Confinement Concepts Workshop
February 16-19, 2010
Princeton, New Jersey

ICC 2010