• Corpus ID: 248571857

Training and Upgrading Tokamak Power Plants with Remountable Superconducting Magnets

@inproceedings{ChislettMcDonald2022TrainingAU,
  title={Training and Upgrading Tokamak Power Plants with Remountable Superconducting Magnets},
  author={Simon B. L. Chislett-McDonald and Elizabeth Surrey and John Naish and Andrew Turner and Damian P. Hampshire},
  year={2022}
}
. All high field superconductors producing magnetic fields above 12 T are brittle. Nevertheless, they will probably be the materials of choice in commercial tokamaks because the fusion power density in a tokamak scales as the fourth power of magnetic field. Here we propose using robust, ductile superconductors during the reactor commissioning phase in order to avoid brittle magnet failure while operational safety margins are being established. Here we use the PROCESS systems code to inform… 

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 86 REFERENCES
Blanket performance and radioactive waste of fusion reactors:a neutronics approach
Fusion energy for use in power plants is a continually developing area and many of the related parameters are not yet fixed. The investigation of fusion neutronics and development of computational
GlidCop dispersion strengthened copper, potential application in fusion power generators
  • J. Troxell
  • Materials Science
    IEEE Thirteenth Symposium on Fusion Engineering
  • 1989
The physical and mechanical properties of GlidCop brand dispersion strengthened copper (DSC) (which has been widely accepted in applications requiring high electrical conductivity and high strength)
Applied superconductivity, metallurgy, and physics of titanium alloys: Vol. 1 : Fundamentals
Scope and Purpose Although conductors based on the Al5 intermetallic compound Nb Sn 3 possess desirable high-field superconducting properties, manufacturing and handling difficulties, coupled with
Fusion Engineering and Design
A number of advanced helium-cooled W-based divertor concepts have been proposed recently for fusion power plant applications within the framework of the ARIES Program. This paper summarizes design
NUCLEAR WASTE MANAGEMENT
A s air-pollution, rising energy costs and environmental concerns increasingly attract scrutiny in the public eye, clean energy sources are gaining traction in the market. Nuclear power, in
Measurement of the Electrical Resistivity and Thermal Conductivity of High Purity Aluminum in Magnetic Fields
Experimental measurements on three samples of high-purity aluminum (RRR = 172, 1530, and 10,000) provide tables and graphs of ρ(B,T) and λ(B,T) vs. RRR for determining the electrical resistivity and
High strength, high conductivity copper alloy and electrical conductors made therefrom
Copper base alloy electrical conductors to achieve a breakthrough product, strength, and bending the conductive inverse relationship is minimized, which has at least 85% IACS electrical conductivity
Sustainable Energy - Without the Hot Air
The fact of global climate change is, famously, contested but, as the scientific evidence has accumulated, a broad consensus has emerged that warming of the earth is indeed happening and that this is
Plasma Science And Technology
TLDR
The plasma science and technology is universally compatible with any devices to read and is available in the digital library an online access to it is set as public so you can download it instantly.
Climate Change 2021—The Physical Science Basis
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) is the United Nations body responsible for assessing the science related to climate change. The Sixth Report from IPCC Working Group 1 published
...
...