Runaway electron synchrotron radiation in a vertically translated plasma

  title={Runaway electron synchrotron radiation in a vertically translated plasma},
  author={Mathias Hoppe and Gergely Papp and T.A. Wijkamp and Artur Perek and J. Decker and B. Duval and Ola Embreus and T{\"u}nde F{\"u}l{\"o}p and U. A. Sheikh},
  journal={Nuclear Fusion},
Synchrotron radiation observed from runaway electrons (REs) in tokamaks depends upon the position and size of the RE beam, the RE energy and pitch distributions, as well as the location of the observer. We show experimental synchrotron images of a vertically moving RE beam sweeping past the detector in the Tokamak à Configuration Variable (TCV) tokamak and compare it with predictions from the synthetic synchrotron diagnostic Soft. This experimental validation lends confidence to the theory… 
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