Fusion Reactor Technology I

 

Instructor: Prof. Yong-Seok Hwang, Room 32-210 (Office), X 6276

E-mail: yhwang@snu.ac.kr    Home Page: http://nuplex.snu.ac.kr

Assistant: Young Seok Park, 31-123, X 8900

Text and References:   

Tokamaks, 2nd ed., John Wesson

Diagnostics for Experimental Thermonuclear Fusion Reactors, Stott

Fusion Research, Dolan

Principles of Fusion Energy, Harms/Schoepf/Miley/Kingdon

Unconventional Approaches to Fusion, Brunelli/Leotta

Introduction to Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion, Chen

Introduction to Plasma Physics, Rutherford and Goldston

 

21st IAEA Fusion Energy Conference

16 - 21 October
Chengdu, China

Preprints for the conference à http://www-pub.iaea.org/MTCD/Meetings/Announcements.asp?ConfID=149

 

Class hours:   Monday. 10:30 - 11:45 (32-201)

                Wednesday. 10:30 - 11:45 (32-201)

 

Class Syllabus Spring  2008

3/03 Fusion Introduction

3/05
3/10 Review of Plasma Physics
3/12

3/17 Tokamak Equilibrium
3/19 

3/24 Tokamak Confinement
3/26

3/31 MHD Stability
4/02

4/07-4/09 Mid-term Exam.

4/14 Instability and Operational Limits
4/16 Plasma Control

4/21 Plasma Surface Interactions
4/23

4/28 Heating and Current Drive
4/30

5/07 Fusion Plasma Diagnostics
5/14

5/19 -5/21 Final Exam.

5/26 -6/04 Presentations I :  Various Confinement Devices

6/09 -6/18 Presentations II :  Plasma Issues for Fusion Reactor Design