The JOREK non-linear extended MHD code and applications to large-scale instabilities and their control in magnetically confined fusion plasmas

  title={The JOREK non-linear extended MHD code and applications to large-scale instabilities and their control in magnetically confined fusion plasmas},
  author={Matthias Hoelzl and G. T. A. Huijsmans and S. J. P. Pamela and Marina Becoulet and Eric Nardon and F. J. Artola and Boniface Nkonga and C. V. Atanasiu and Vinodh Bandaru and Ashish Bhole and Daniele Bonfiglio and A. Cathey and Olivier Czarny and A. Dvornova and Tam{\'a}s Feh{\'e}r and A. Fil and Emmanuel Franck and Shimpei Futatani and M. Gruca and Herv{\'e} Guillard and J. W. Haverkort and Ihor Holod and D. Hu and Sk Kim and S. Q. Korving and Leon Kos and I. Krebs and L. Kripner and Guillaume Latu and Fushou Liu and P. Merkel and Dmytro Meshcheriakov and V. Mitterauer and S. Mochalskyy and J. Morales and R. Nies and Nikita Nikulsin and F. Orain and Dejan Penko and Jane Pratt and R. Ramasamy and Pierre Ramet and C{\'e}dric Reux and N Schwarz and Prabal Singh Verma and S.F. Smith and Cristian Sommariva and Erika Strumberger and DC vanVugt and Martijn G Verbeek and Egbert Westerhof and F. Wieschollek and Jeffery Zielinski},
  journal={Nuclear Fusion},
JOREK is a massively parallel fully implicit non-linear extended magneto-hydrodynamic (MHD) code for realistic tokamak X-point plasmas. It has become a widely used versatile simulation code for studying large-scale plasma instabilities and their control and is continuously developed in an international community with strong involvements in the European fusion research programme and ITER organization. This article gives a comprehensive overview of the physics models implemented, numerical… 
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