Maintaining the closed magnetic-field-line topology of a field-reversed configuration (FRC) with the addition of static transverse magnetic fields

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The effects on magnetic-field-line structure of adding various static transverse magnetic fields to a Solovev-equilibrium field-reversed configuration is examined. It is shown that adding fields that are anti-symmetric about the axial mid-plane maintains the closed field-line structure, while adding fields with planar or helical symmetry opens the field structure. Anti-symmetric modes also introduce pronounced shear.

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Cohen, S.A. & Milroy, R.D. January 13, 2000.

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The effects on magnetic-field-line structure of adding various static transverse magnetic fields to a Solovev-equilibrium field-reversed configuration is examined. It is shown that adding fields that are anti-symmetric about the axial mid-plane maintains the closed field-line structure, while adding fields with planar or helical symmetry opens the field structure. Anti-symmetric modes also introduce pronounced shear.

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297 Kilobytes pages

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  • Other Information: PBD: 13 Jan 2000

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  • Report No.: PPPL--3418
  • Grant Number: AC02-76CH03073
  • DOI: 10.2172/750253 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 750253
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc706389

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Cohen, S.A. & Milroy, R.D. Maintaining the closed magnetic-field-line topology of a field-reversed configuration (FRC) with the addition of static transverse magnetic fields, report, January 13, 2000; Princeton, New Jersey. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc706389/: accessed August 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.