Optical design of the TMX Thomson Scattering Diagnostic

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The Thomson Scattering Diagnostic on TMX was built to measure the electron temperature in the plug. The design was based on the 2XII system built by Tom Simonen. Substantial improvements were realized over the original design, these include: (1) improved sensitivity, (2) simultaneous multiple position sampling, (3) multiple pulse capability, (4) achromatic imaging, (5) vacuum alignment capability, (6) high reliability, and (7) built in calibration and performance monitoring.

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Frank, A.M. November 7, 1979.

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    Place of Publication: Livermore, California

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The Thomson Scattering Diagnostic on TMX was built to measure the electron temperature in the plug. The design was based on the 2XII system built by Tom Simonen. Substantial improvements were realized over the original design, these include: (1) improved sensitivity, (2) simultaneous multiple position sampling, (3) multiple pulse capability, (4) achromatic imaging, (5) vacuum alignment capability, (6) high reliability, and (7) built in calibration and performance monitoring.

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Pages: 6

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Dep. NTIS, PC A02/MF A01.

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  • 8. symposium on engineering problems of fusion research, San Francisco, CA, USA, 13 Nov 1979

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  • Report No.: UCRL-83208
  • Report No.: CONF-791102-6
  • Grant Number: W-7405-ENG-48
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 5880102
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc1101917

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Frank, A.M. Optical design of the TMX Thomson Scattering Diagnostic, article, November 7, 1979; Livermore, California. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1101917/: accessed June 25, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.