Proceedings

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Author Title Files Organization
Anderson, David T. Transport Improvements in Stellarators with Quasisymmetry 1 Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison
Awe, Thomas J Magnetic Field and Inductance Calculations in Theta-Pinch and Z-Pinch Geometries 1 University of Nevada, Reno
Aydemir, Ahmet Y. Nonlinear stability of rotating plasmas in a mirror geometry 1 Institute for Fusion Studies
Ågren, Olov Theory of the straight field line mirror and magnetic confinement [none] Uppsala University
Barnes, Dan C Plasma Centrifuge Heat Engine – a Route to Non-thermal p-11B Fusion 1 Coronado Consulting
Bellan, Paul M Measurements of plasma jets and collimated flux tubes that are the precursors of spheromak self-organization 1 Caltech
Belova, Elena V. Effects of Energetic Beam Ions on Stability Properties of Field Reversed Configurations 1 PPPL
Brown, Michael R. Novel Spheromak Configurations: Dipole Trapped and m=1 Tilted 1 Swarthmore College
Brunsell, Per R. Active control of resistive wall modes in RFPs [none] Royal Inst of Technology
Canik, John M Density and Temperature Profiles With and Without Quasisymmetry in HSX 1 University of Wisconsin-Madison
Case, Andrew Rotating Mirror as a Magneto-Inertial Fusion target plasma [none] HyperV Technologies
Cothran, Christop D. Spectroscopic flow and ion temperature studies of high s FRCs 1 Swarthmore College
Craig, Darren Overview of Physics Advances in MST 1 University of Wisconsin - Madison
Degnan, James H. Liner implosion performed with 8 cm diameter electrode apertures using deformable liner – electrode contact with full axial coverage radiography. [none] Air Force Research Laboratory, Directed Energy Dir
Delzanno, Gian Luc Single helicity and quasi-single helicity states in RFPs [none] LANL
Eidietis, Nicholas W. Non-inductive production of ST plasmas with washer gun sources on the Pegasus Toroidal Experiment 1 University of Wisconsin-Madison
Ellis, Richard F Progress and plans on the Maryland Centrifugal Experiment 1 University of Maryland
Finn, John M. Feedback stabilization of tearing modes in RFPs with a resistive wall above the ideal wall limit 1 LANL
Fuelling, Stephan Experimental design of a magnetic flux compression experiment* 1 University of Nevada, Reno
Gaitan, D. Felip An attempt to replicate Taleyarkhan et alobservations of nuclear emission from acoustic cavitation in deuterated acetone [none] Impulse Devices, Inc.
Garnier, Darren T. Progress in Levitation of the Levitated Dipole Experiment [none] Columbia University
Gerhardt, Stefan P. Equilibrium and stability of oblate free-boundary FRCs in MRX [none] Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory
Gourdain, Pierre-A Beta Drive for Diamagnetic Plasma Confinement [none] UCLA
Grabowski, Chris Field-Reversed Configuration (FRC) Adiabatic Compression-Heating Experiment at AFRL 1 Air Force Research Laboratory
Guo, Houyang Improved stability and confinement in a relaxed extremely high-beta plasma state 1 University of Washington
Hamp, William T Machine enhancements to the HIT-SI Spheromak 1 University of Washington
Hansen, Alexande K Varying Electron Cyclotron Resonance Heating to Modify Confinement on the Levitated Dipole Experiment. 1 Columbia University, visiting MIT PSFC
Hicks, Nathanie K Production and Acceleration of a Symmetric Neutralized Ion Beam Using a Radio Frequency Quadrupole Accelerator 1 University of California, Los Angeles
Hill, David N. Plans for Auxiliary Heating Experiments on SSPX 1 Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Hoffman, Alan L. Confinement and Current Drive Measurements for Steady State FRCs 1 University of Washington
Hooper, Bick Magnetic Reconnection in the Spheromak: Physics and Consequences 1 Lawrence Livermore National Lab.
Hooper, Bick A Modular Capacitor Bank for SSPX 1 LLNL
Horton, Wendell Energy Confinement Scaling Predictions for the Kinetically Stabilized Tandem Mirror 1 University of Texas at Austin
Hsu, Scott C Spherical Torus with a Plasma Center Column (ST-PCC) 1 Los Alamos National Laboratory
Hudson, Ben F Fast Ion Confinement In MST 1 University of Wisconsin - Madison
Hwang, David Q. Advances in CTIX accelerator study [none] University of California, Davis
Intrator, Tom P A high plasma pressure Field Reversed Configuration at Los Alamos National Laboratory 1 Los Alamos National Laboratory
Jarboe, Tom The Plasma Science and Innovation Center (PSI-Center) 1 University of Washington
Ji, Hantao Recent Advances in the SPIRIT (Self-organization Plasma with Induction, Reconnection, and Injection Techniques) Concept 1 PPPL
Jones, Christop S Stopping in Warm Dense Matter: Theory and Simulation 1 Los Alamos National Laboratory
Kabantsev, Andrey Trapped-Particle-Mediated Collisional Wave Damping and Transport Effects Can Dominate over Electron Landau Damping [none] University of California, San Diego
Kesner, Jay Low Frequency Instability in the Levitated Dipole Experiment 1 MIT PSFC
Kim, Charlson C. Full Orbit PIC in NIMROD 1 University of Washington - PSI Center
Knowlton, Stephen Compact Stellarator Experiments [none] Auburn University
Knowlton, Stephen Correction of Field Errors in the Compact Toroidal Hybrid Torsatron Experiment [none] Auburn University
Kotschenreuther, Mike Divertors to enable tokamak fusion reactors [none] Institute for Fusion Studies
Kremer, Jason P Electron plasma equilibria in the CNT stellarator: First results 1 Columbia University
Kugel, Henry W. Experiments and plans using lithium coatings on plasma-facing components in NSTX [none] Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory
Lizunov, Andrej A. CONFINEMENT OF STRONGLY ANISOTROPIC HOT-ION PLASMA IN A COMPACT MIRROR 1 Budker Institute of Nuclear Physics
Macnab, Angus I.D. FRC Simulations with the NIMROD Code 1 University of Washington
Mahajan, Swadesh M Asymmetry and Phase Transitions in MBX Experiment at Low Power [none] Institute for Fusion Studies
Majeski, Richard Low recycling discharges with full lithium wall coatings in CDX-U 1 Princeton Plasma Physics Lab
Makhin, Volodymyr Numerical modeling of a magnetic flux compression experiment 1 University of Nevada, Reno
Marklin, George J MHD Simulation with Insulated Conducting Boundaries and Circuit Interactions [none] Plasma Science and Innovation Center, University o
Mauel, M. E. Reconstruction of the Pressure Profile of LDX High Beta Plasma 1 Columbia University
Maurer, David A. HBT-EP Active MHD Mode Control Research [none] Columbia University
McLean, Harry S. Energy transport in high temperature spheromak plasmas 1 Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Miller, Ronald L. Perspectives on Magnetized Target Fusion power plants 1 Decysive Systems
Milroy, Richard D Antisymmetric RMF Current Drive in FRCs 1 RPPL, University of Washington
MOMOTA, HIROMU Magnetic Waffle-Ball Assisted IEC Fusion [none] UIUC
Nebel, Richard A. Overview of Experimental and Theoretical Studies of the Periodically Oscillating Plasma Sphere (POPS) [none] Los Alamos National Laboratory
Nebel, Richard A. Kinetic Simulation of Experiments on the Los Alamos Inertial Electrostatic Confinement Device [none] Los Alamos National Laboratory
Neilson, G. Hutch NCSX Construction Progress and Plans [none] PPP:
Nelson, Brian A. The PSI-Center Interfacing Group 1 University of Washington
Ng, Sheung-W Hartmann Flow Physics at Plasma-Insulator Boundary in the Maryland Centifugal Experiment (MCX) 1 IREAP, University of Maryland, College Park
O'Neill, R. G. Overview of Diagnostics on the HIT-SI Spheromak 1 University of Washington
Ortiz, Eugenio E Effects of the Hot Electron Interchange Instability on Plasma Confined in a Dipolar Magnetic Field 1 Columbia University
Pahari, Sambaran Challenges and achievements in Confinement of Toroidal Electron Plasmas [none] Institute for Plasma Research
Pamfiloff, Eugene B Accelerate the fission of 238U ions or fragment other nuclei through a system of frequency modulation [none] Vivitar VPDM - UGA, Dept.of Physics and Astronomy
Park, Jaeyoung High Voltage Operation of Inertial Electrostatic Confinement (IEC) Device for Neutron Generation and Periodically Oscillating Plasma Sphere (POPS) 1 Los Alamos National Laboratory
Parks, Paul B. Plasma Liners Formed by the Merging of Supersonic Plasma Jets 1 General Atomics
Pedersen, Thomas Observations of fluctuations and sudden confinement jumps of non-neutral plasmas in the CNT stellarator. [none] Columbia University
Pekker, Michael C Helimak as a testbed for novel divertors [none] Institute for Fusion Studies
Perkins, John The Status of Advanced Target Concepts for ICF and IFE 1 LLNL
Post, Richard F. Combining the "Kinetic Tandem" and the "Kinetic Stabilizer" Concepts [none] LLNL
Quevedo, Hernan J. Asymmetry, potential penetration and supersonic speeds in MBX Experiment at High Voltage and medium Power. 1 Fusion Research Center-The University of Texas at
Raman, Roger Solenoid-free Plasma Start-up in HIT-II and NSTX using Transient CHI 1 University of Washington
Redd, Aaron J. OVERVIEW OF THE HELICITY INJECTED TORUS PROGRAM 1 University of Washington
Renneke, Richard Global Energy Balance on a High Density Field-Reversed Configuration 1 Los Alamos National Laboratory
Romero-Talamas, Carlos A. Comparisons between experimental measurements and numerical simulations of spheromak formation in SSPX 1 Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Ryutov, Dmitri D Revisiting the physics basis for the GDT neutron source [none] Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Ryutov, Dmitri D Solving the stand-off problem for MTF: plasma streams as disposable electrodes [none] Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Sarff, John S Oscillating field current drive in the RFP 1 University of Wisconsin-Madison
Schaffer, Michael J Physically Motivated and Mathematically Consistent Formulation of Magnetic Helicity and Its Evolution - 3 1 General Atomics
Schmitz, Lothar W. Recent Results from the Electric Tokamak [none] University of California, Los Angeles
Seidl, Peter A Ion Beam Compression in Space and Time for HEDP applications 1 Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Sen, Sudip A Novel Method of Transport Barrier Formation [none] Kyoto University
Sen, Amiya K A Search for Zonal Flows In a Basic Experiment [none] Columbia University
Shamim, Imran Momentum Transfer to Rotating Magnetized Plasma from Gun Injected Plasma Slug [none] IREAP, University of Maryland, College Park
Shuichi, Ohsaki Variational principle of Hall MHD 1 University of Texas at Austin, Institute for Fusio
Shumlak, U. Equilibrium Evolution in the ZaP Flow Z-Pinch 1 University of Washington
Sieck, Paul E Spheromak Formation Observed in HIT-SI 1 University of Washington
Slough, John T. The Pulsed High Density Experiment: Concept, Design, and Initial Results 1 University of Washington
Sovinec, Carl Numerical studies of line-tied kink modes 1 University of Wisconsin-Madison
Spong, Donald A. Sheared plasma flow generation - a new measure for stellarator optimization 1 Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Steinhauer, Loren Computation of equilibria of a flowing two-fluid 1 University of Washington
Svidzinski, Vladimir On the physics of improved confinement during pulsed poloidal current drive in MST reversed-field pinch. 1 University of Wisconsin-Madison
Taleyarkhan, Rusi P Nuclear Emissions During Acoustic Inertial Confinement Cavitation [none] Purdue University
Taylor, Gary Electron Bernstein Wave Physics in NSTX and PEGASUS 1 Princeton University
Taylor, Robert J. Test of a Steady State Tokamak Concept in ET [none] University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA)
teodorescu, catalin Measurements of radial profiles of rotational velocity on MCX and assessment of velocity shear stabilization 1 University of Maryland
Vadlamani, Srinath Semi-Implicit Time-Stepping Algorithm used in MH4D for Simulations for Innovative Confinement Concept Fusion Devices 1 PSI Center, Univ. of Washington
Valanju, Prashant M Coil Designs with 3-D Plasma Equilibria to Test New Divertors [none] Institute for Fusion Studies
Wang, Zhehui Observation of the enhanced helicity injection mode in a rotating plasma annulus 1 Los Alamos National Laboratory
Wiley, James C The Helimak as a realization of blob equations and for divertor concept improvement [none] Institute for Fusion Studies
Winterberg, Friedwar M. Thinking in Different Ways to Combine Fusion with Fission 1 University of Nevada Reno
Witherspoon, F. Dougl Dense Hypervelocity Plasma Jets for Fusion Applications 1 HyperV Technologies Corp.
Wood, Reginald D. Bias Field Operation on SSPX [none] Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Woodruff, Simon Technical survey of simply connected fusion concepts 1 University of Washington
Woodruff, Simon Physics of formation, accleration, merging and compression of field reversed configurations 1 University of Washington
Wyman, Max D Higher ion temperature and higher density plasmas with improved confinement in MST 1 University of Wisconsin
You, Setthivo Sausage Instability Leading to Spheromak Formation 1 Caltech
Zarnstorff, Mike W7AS Beta Limits and Implications for NCSX and Beyond [none] pppl
The University of Texas at Austin

Innovative Confinement Concepts Workshop
February 13-16, 2006
Austin, Texas

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