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長壁 正樹


Teaching content

The lecture is an introduction to plasma physics (theory and experiment) and reactor system engineering for nuclear fusion.  Lectures are given in English by three lecturers.  Followings are the program of the course.  I will teach on the item 1, 2, 3, 9 and 10.


1. Social Demand for Fusion Research
2. Charged Particle Motion in magnetic field -I-
3. Charged Particle Motion in magnetic field -II-
4. Variety of magnetic configurations for plasma confinement
5. Collisional transport in magnetically-confined plasmas
6. Role of radial electric field in collisional transport in helical plasmas
7. Transport analyses -I-
8. Transport analyses -II-
9. Introduction to Plasma Heating
10. Introduction to Plasma Diagnostic
11. Superconducting system for Helical device
12. Superconducting system for Tokamak device
13. Superconducting materials
14. Superconducting magnet
15. Fusion reactor design

Course Division of Fusion System
Affiliation Plasma Heating Physics Research Division
Department Ion Heating Physics First Research Section
Degree Doctor of Philosophy
Works -M. Osakabe , M. Isobe , M. Tanaka, G. Motojima, K. Tsumori, M. Yokoyama, T. Morisaki, Y. Takeiri, and LHD Experiment Group, "Preparation and Commissioning for the LHD Deuterium Experiment", IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON PLASMA SCIENCE, Vol.46, No. 6, (2018),pp.2324~2331

-M. Osakabe, H. Takahashi, K. Nagaoka, S. Murakami, I. Yamada, M. Yoshinuma, K. Ida, M. Yokoyama, R. Seki, H. Lee, Y. Nakamura, N. Tamura, S. Sudo, K. Tanaka, T. Seki, Y. Takeiri, O. Kaneko, H. Yamada and the LHD Experiment Group, "Impact of carbon impurities on the confinement of high-ion-temperature discharges in the Large Helical Device", Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion, Vol. 56, (2014) 095011 (10pp)

-M. Osakabe, S. Yamamoto, K. Toi, Y. Takeiri, S. Sakakibara, K. Nagaoka, K. Tanaka, K. Narihara and the LHD Experimental Group, "Experimental observations of enhanced radial transport of energetic particles with Alfven eigenmode on the LHD", Nuclear Fusion, 46, (2006), S911–S917
Responsible course SOKENDAI: " Fundamentals of Plasma Experiment "
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