An overview of JET edge modelling activities

Institute for Aerospace Studies, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Journal of Nuclear Materials (Impact Factor: 1.87). 03/2003; 313-316. DOI: 10.1016/S0022-3115(02)01466-6
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A number of codes are in use at JET to model the edge plasma. The range of edge codes is described as is the range of physics issues being explored by these codes. The balance between focussed modelling (that looking at particular physics effects) and integrated modelling (attempting to combine codes or encapsulate the physics from some codes into other codes) is examined.

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