Review of the RFX-Mod AC/DC conversion system and possible improvements for new plasma scenarios

Alberto Ferro, Junior Jader Framarin, Luca Novello, Andrea Zamengo, Loris Zanotto, Elena Gaio

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Abstract

This paper first recalls the main characteristics, design criteria, and strong points of the ac/dc conversion system of RFX-mod. Then, after having described some innovative experimental scenarios and performance improvements which have been devised, the corresponding impact on the ac/dc conversion system and the compatibility with the present design are discussed. Some possible upgrades are identified and the pros and cons are evaluated, also through dedicated simulations. © 1973-2012 IEEE.
Original languageEnglish
Article number6729114
Pages (from-to)645 - 650
Number of pages6
JournalIEEE Transactions on Plasma Science
Volume42
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2014
Externally publishedYes

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics
  • Condensed Matter Physics

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Ferro, A., Framarin, J. J., Novello, L., Zamengo, A., Zanotto, L., & Gaio, E. (2014). Review of the RFX-Mod AC/DC conversion system and possible improvements for new plasma scenarios. IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, 42(3), 645 - 650. [6729114]. https://doi.org/10.1109/TPS.2014.2298895