Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion

(The TQCC of Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion is 6. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-07-01 to 2024-07-01.)
Impurity transport in tokamak plasmas, theory, modelling and comparison with experiments55
Progress in modelling fast-ion D-alpha spectra and neutral particle analyzer fluxes using FIDASIM49
High-current laser-driven beams of relativistic electrons for high energy density research47
Geometry dependence of the fluctuation intensity in gyrokinetic turbulence43
Ballooning instability preventing the H-mode access in plasmas with negative triangularity shape on the DIII–D tokamak30
Electric field and turbulence in global Braginskii simulations across the ASDEX Upgrade edge and scrape-off layer30
Disruption prediction using a full convolutional neural network on EAST28
The solar corona as an active medium for magnetoacoustic waves27
Transport model of plasma heating at the second harmonic of the electron cyclotron frequency27
Disruption prediction on EAST tokamak using a deep learning algorithm27
Gyrokinetic investigation of Alfvén instabilities in the presence of turbulence26
Nonlocal effects in negative triangularity TCV plasmas26
Enhanced confinement in diverted negative-triangularity L-mode plasmas in TCV25
Impurity transport and divertor retention in Ar and N seeded SOLPS 5.0 simulations for ASDEX Upgrade24
Magnetohydrodynamic simulations of runaway electron beam termination in JET23
Microwave diagnostics damage by parametric decay instabilities during electron cyclotron resonance heating in ASDEX Upgrade23
Nonlinear interaction of intense laser beam with dense plasma23
Fast-ion velocity-space tomography using slowing-down regularization in EAST plasmas with co- and counter-current neutral beam injection21
A novel hydrogenic spectroscopic technique for inferring the role of plasma–molecule interaction on power and particle balance during detached conditions21
The MEMOS-U code description of macroscopic melt dynamics in fusion devices21
Global gyrokinetic simulations of ITG turbulence in the magnetic configuration space of the Wendelstein 7-X stellarator20
Coordinate parameterisation and spectral method optimisation for Beltrami field solver in stellarator geometry19
Thermal confinement and transport in spherical tokamaks: a review19
Overview of tokamak turbulence stabilization by fast ions18
Comparison of high density and nitrogen seeded detachment using SOLPS-ITER simulations of the tokamak á configuration variable18
Plasma performance and operational space without ELMs in DIII-D18
A unified theory of zonal flow shears and density corrugations in drift wave turbulence18
On a fusion chain reaction via suprathermal ions in high-density H–11B plasma17
Free-boundary MRxMHD equilibrium calculations using the stepped-pressure equilibrium code17
Accelerating the rate of discovery: toward high-repetition-rate HED science17
Hot electron retention in laser plasma created under terawatt subnanosecond irradiation of Cu targets17
Electromagnetic and fast ions effects as a key mechanism for turbulent transport suppression at JET17
Exploring extreme magnetization phenomena in directly driven imploding cylindrical targets17
Efficient electron injection by hybrid parametric instability and forward direct laser acceleration in subcritical plasma16
Modelling of dust generation, transport and remobilization in full-metal fusion reactors16
Overview of the isotope effects in the ASDEX Upgrade tokamak16
Understanding asymmetries using integrated simulations of capsule implosions in low gas-fill hohlraums at the National Ignition Facility16
On the stability and stationarity of the Super H-mode combined with an ion transport barrier in the core16
Ion temperature measurements in a tokamak using active neutral particle analyzers diagnostics15
Bremsstrahlung emission and plasma characterization driven by moderately relativistic laser–plasma interactions15
Toward a general quasi-linear approach for the instabilities of bi-Kappa plasmas. Whistler instability15
Application of machine learning and artificial intelligence to extend EFIT equilibrium reconstruction15
Drift kinetic theory of neoclassical tearing modes in a low collisionality tokamak plasma: magnetic island threshold physics15
Calculation of permanent magnet arrangements for stellarators: a linear least-squares method15
Complementary diagnostics of high-intensity femtosecond laser pulses via vacuum acceleration of protons and electrons15
Numerical investigation of optimal divertor gas baffle closure on TCV15
Review: Turbulence dynamics during the pedestal evolution between edge localized modes in magnetic fusion devices15
Laser-driven proton acceleration via excitation of surface plasmon polaritons into TiO2 nanotube array targets15
Disruption prediction and model analysis using LightGBM on J-TEXT and HL-2A14
Thermal quench and current profile relaxation dynamics in massive-material-injection-triggered tokamak disruptions14
Theoretical studies of low-frequency Alfvén modes in tokamak plasmas14
The impact of fuelling and W radiation on the performance of high-power, ITER-baseline scenario plasmas in JET-ILW14
Target normal sheath acceleration and laser wakefield acceleration particle-in-cell simulations performance on CPU & GPU architectures for high-power laser systems14
EMC3-EIRENE simulation of first wall recycling fluxes in W7-X with relation to H-alpha measurements14
Rapidly-convergent flux-surface shape parameterization13
Vibrational excitation and dissociation of deuterium molecule by electron impact13
Simulations of COMPASS vertical displacement events with a self-consistent model for halo currents including neutrals and sheath boundary conditions13
Approaching the radiating X-point in SOLPS-ITER modeling of ASDEX Upgrade H-mode discharges13
Trapped upper hybrid waves as eigenmodes of non-monotonic background density profiles13
Measurement of the fast ion distribution using active NPA diagnostics at the Globus-M2 spherical tokamak13
Alfvénic fluctuations measured by in-vessel Mirnov coils at the Wendelstein 7-X stellarator13
Kinetic equilibrium reconstructions of plasmas in the MAST database and preparation for reconstruction of the first plasmas in MAST upgrade13
Experimental demonstration of plasma mass separation in a configuration with a potential well and crossed electric and magnetic fields13
Phase-space sensitivity (weight functions) of 3 MeV proton diagnostics13
Fast dynamics of radiofrequency emission in FTU plasmas with runaway electrons13
Observation of Alfvén Eigenmodes driven by off-axis neutral beam injection in the TCV tokamak13
Development of a tomographic reconstruction method for axisymmetric Dα emission profiles in the ITER plasma boundary13
Effect of lithium coating on long pulse high performance plasma discharges in EAST13
Ionization induced plasma grating and its applications in strong-field ionization measurements13
Deep learning and image processing for the automated analysis of thermal events on the first wall and divertor of fusion reactors13
Development of control mechanisms for a laser wakefield accelerator-driven bremsstrahlung x-ray source for advanced radiographic imaging12
Correcting for non-periodic behaviour in perturbative experiments: application to heat pulse propagation and modulated gas-puff experiments12
Synergy of coupled kink and tearing modes in fast ion transport12
Cross-field transport in detached helium plasmas in Magnum-PSI12
Gyrokinetic particle-in-cell simulations of electromagnetic turbulence in the presence of fast particles and global modes12
Implementation of a thin, flat water target capable of high-repetition-rate MeV-range proton acceleration in a high-power laser at the CLPU12
Numerical modelling of an enhanced perpendicular transport regime in the scrape-off layer of ASDEX Upgrade12
The role of radio frequency scattering in high-energy electron losses from minimum-B ECR ion source12
Modeling of particle transport, neutrals and radiation in magnetically-confined plasmas with Aurora12
Effect of pressure profile on stochasticity of magnetic field in a conventional stellarator12
Assessment of filtered cameras for quantitative 2D analysis of divertor conditions during detachment in JET L-mode plasmas11
Magnetohydrodynamic hybrid simulation model with kinetic thermal ions and energetic particles11
Review of magnetic islands from the divertor perspective and a simplified heat transport model for the island divertor11
Study of turbulence-induced refraction of lower hybrid waves using synthetic scrape-off layer filaments11
Analytical model for collisional impurity transport in tokamaks at arbitrary collisionality11
B2.5-Eunomia simulations of Magnum-PSI detachment experiments: I. Quantitative comparisons with experimental measurements11
Improvement of electron beam quality in laser wakefield acceleration by a circularly-polarized laser pulse11
SOLPS-ITER modeling of ASDEX Upgrade L-mode detachment states11
Helicon wave heating and current drive in toroidal plasmas11
Beam model of Doppler backscattering11
Machine learning and Bayesian inference in nuclear fusion research: an overview10
Collisional radiative model for the evaluation of the thermal helium beam diagnostic at ASDEX upgrade10
Magnetic field amplification by high power lasers in underdense plasma10
Ion drift instability in a strongly coupled collisional complex plasma10
Interpreting radial correlation Doppler reflectometry using gyrokinetic simulations10
Phases and phase-transitions in quasisymmetric configuration space10
Extended electron tails in electrostatic microinstabilities and the nonadiabatic response of passing electrons10
Computation of linear MHD instabilities with the multi-region relaxed MHD energy principle10
Impurity transport in the pedestal of H-mode plasmas with resonant magnetic perturbations10
Real-time feedback system for divertor heat flux control at COMPASS tokamak10
EMC3-EIRENE modelling of tungsten behavior under resonant magnetic perturbations on EAST: Effects of tungsten sputtering and impurity screening10
Analysis of runaway electron discharge formation during Joint European Torus plasma start-up10
The effect of metastable atomic levels in neutral tungsten for erosion and impurity transport applications10
Physics of runaway electrons with shattered pellet injection at JET10
Effect of neutrals on the anomalous edge plasma transport10
Analytical model for the combined effects of rotation and collisionality on neoclassical impurity transport10
The model of synchronization between internal reconnections and edge-localized modes10
The modeling of a Tokamak plasma discharge, from first principles to a flight simulator10
Electronegative magnetized plasma sheath properties in the presence of non-Maxwellian electrons with a homogeneous ion source10
Experimental study of single- vs two-close-frequency heating impact on confinement and loss dynamics in ECR ion source plasmas by means of x-ray spectroscopy and imaging10
Ion cyclotron resonance heating fast and slow wave excitation and power deposition in edge plasmas with application to ITER10
The use of near-axis magnetic fields for stellarator turbulence simulations10
MHD simulations of small ELMs at low triangularity in ASDEX Upgrade10
Application of multiple regression for sensitivity analysis of helium line emissions to the electron density and temperature in Magnum-PSI10
Evaluation of abrupt energy transfer among turbulent plasma structures using singular value decomposition9
Implementation of multi-component Zhdanov closure in SOLEDGE3X9
Divertor detachment with neon seeding in grassy-ELM H-mode in EAST9
Ablated precursor plasma and evolution of magnetic field of exploding cylindrical thin liner9
Simulation studies of the radiation-driven tearing mode in tokamaks9
Simulation of tungsten target erosion and tungsten impurity transport during argon seeding on EAST9
Key impact of phase dynamics and diamagnetic drive on Reynolds stress in magnetic fusion plasmas9
Friction in a strongly magnetized neutral plasma9
Fusion performance of spherical and conventional tokamaks: implications for compact pilot plants and reactors9
2D distributions of potential and density mean-values and oscillations in the ECRH and NBI plasmas at the TJ-II stellarator9
Gyrokinetic study of transport suppression in JET plasmas with MeV-ions and toroidal Alfvén eigenmodes9
An analytic model for the collisional transport and poloidal asymmetry distribution of impurities in tokamak plasmas9
Spectral control via multi-species effects in PW-class laser-ion acceleration9
ECEI characterization of pedestal fluctuations in quiescent H-mode plasmas in DIII-D9
Mitigation of multibeam stimulated Raman scattering with polychromatic light9
Role of electric currents for the SOL and divertor target heat fluxes in ASDEX Upgrade9
COMPACT—a new complex plasma facility for the ISS9
Pedestal analysis of MAST ELMy regimes9
Origin of ion cyclotron emission at the proton cyclotron frequency from the core of deuterium plasmas in the ASDEX-Upgrade tokamak9
Analytic theory of ideal-MHD vertical displacements in tokamak plasmas9
Dynamical aspects of plasma gratings driven by a static ponderomotive potential9
Kinetic and fluid simulations of parallel electron transport during equilibria and transients in the scrape-off layer9
Overview of L- to H-mode transition experiments at ASDEX Upgrade9
Numerics and computation in gyrokinetic simulations of electromagnetic turbulence with global particle-in-cell codes9
Excitation of 2/1 fishbone-like modes by trapped energetic ions9
Radiation emission at Langmuir frequency from laser wake in longitudinally stratified plasma column9
Analysis and modelling of momentum transport based on NBI modulation experiments at ASDEX Upgrade9
Generation of attosecond electron bunches and x-ray pulses from few-cycle femtosecond laser pulses9
Nonlinear simulations of energetic particle-driven instabilities interacting with Alfvén continuum during frequency chirping9
Modelling and theoretical understanding of the isotope effect from JET experiments in view of reliable predictions for deuterium-tritium plasmas9
Laser-driven ion acceleration from near-critical Gaussian plasma density profile9
Effect of impurity radiation and helium particle confinement on tokamak–reactor plasma performance9
Self-similar expansion of a plasmoid supplied by pellet ablation9
Near- and far scrape-off layer transport studies in detached, small-ELM ASDEX Upgrade discharges by means of EMC3-EIRENE8
Physics of chromatic focusing, post-acceleration and bunching of laser-driven proton beams in helical coil targets8
Plasma wakefield acceleration beyond the dephasing limit with 400 GeV proton driver8
Progress in researching the implosion of nested arrays of mixed composition and the generation of soft x-ray power pulse8
Core integrated simulations for the Divertor Tokamak Test facility scenarios towards consistent core-pedestal-SOL modelling8
A grounded electrode beneath dielectric targets, including cancer cells, enhances the impact of cold atmospheric plasma jet8
Negative ion density in the ion source SPIDER in Cs free conditions8
Inhibition of parametric decay in heating microwave beams during fluctuations of the density profile in the edge island of Wendelstein 7-X8
Study of H-mode pedestal predictive model on EAST tokamak8
Healing plasma current ramp-up by nitrogen seeding in the full tungsten environment of WEST8
Correlation of bremsstrahlung and energy distribution of escaping electrons to study the dynamics of magnetically confined plasma8
Generalized collisional fluid theory for multi-component, multi-temperature plasma using the linearized Boltzmann collision operator for scrape-off layer/edge applications8
Influences of sinusoidal density modulation on stimulated Raman scattering in inhomogeneous plasmas8
Deep sequence to sequence learning-based prediction of major disruptions in ADITYA tokamak8
RF plasma simulations using the TOMATOR 1D code: a case study for TCV helium ECRH plasmas8
Electron acceleration in supernova remnants8
A novel scenario decreasing the saturation level of low-threshold two upper hybrid plasmon parametric decay instability of extraordinary wave8
Proton beam defocusing in AWAKE: comparison of simulations and measurements8
First results from beam emission spectroscopy in SPIDER negative ion source8
Edge turbulence in ISTTOK: a multi-code fluid validation8
Fast Fourier transform-volume integral: a smart approach for the electromagnetic design of complex systems in large fusion devices8
Current structure in the scrape-off layer of a tokamak in a quiescent state8
Wave propagation in rotating magnetised plasmas8
Ponderomotive force driven mechanism for electrostatic wave excitation and energy absorption of electromagnetic waves in overdense magnetized plasma8
Instability in a magnetised collisional plasma driven by a heat flow or a current8
Oblique magnetic field influence on the wakefield in complex plasmas8
TJ cm−3 high energy density plasma formation from intense laser-irradiated foam targets composed of disordered carbon nanowires8
Edge localized mode characteristics and divertor heat flux during stationary and transient phase for CFETR hybrid scenario8
Excitation of Alfvén eigenmodes by fusion-born alpha-particles in D-3He plasmas on JET8
Alpha particle ripple loss in CFETR steady-state scenario8
Bandwidth effects in stimulated Brillouin scattering driven by partially incoherent light8
ITB formation in gyrokinetic flux-driven ITG/TEM turbulence8
Validation of high-fidelity ion cyclotron range of frequencies antenna coupling simulations in full 3D geometry against experiments in the ASDEX Upgrade tokamak8
Development of robust indicators for the identification of electron temperature profile anomalies and application to JET7
Comparing spontaneous and pellet-triggered ELMs via non-linear extended MHD simulations7
Study of suprathermal electron dynamics during electron cyclotron current drive using hard x-ray measurements in the TCV tokamak7
Fast neural Poincaré maps for toroidal magnetic fields7
Experimental and numerical characterization of a radio-frequency plasma source with a DC-grounded electrode configuration using a quarter-wavelength filter7
Quiescent regions below the X-point in ASDEX upgrade7
Effect of tailored density profiles on the stability of imploding Z-pinches at microsecond rise time megaampere currents7
Systematic simulation studies on the penetration of resonant magnetic perturbations in an Experimental Advanced Superconducting Tokamak7
Single-stage stellarator optimization: combining coils with fixed boundary equilibria7
Three-dimensional first principles simulation of a hydrogen discharge7
Beta-induced Alfvén eigenmodes and geodesic acoustic modes in the presence of strong tearing activity during the current ramp-down on JET7
Identification of a network of nonlinear interactions as a mechanism triggering the onset of edge localized modes7
Demonstration of TNSA proton radiography on the National Ignition Facility Advanced Radiographic Capability (NIF-ARC) laser7
Isotope effects on transport in LHD7
Instability and turbulent relaxation in a stochastic magnetic field7
Numerical study of the knot structure in scaled protostellar jets by laboratory laser-driven plasmas7
Experimental study of strongly mismatched regime of laser-driven wakefield acceleration7
Automatic identification of MHD modes in magnetic fluctuation spectrograms using deep learning techniques7
Structure-preserving marker-particle discretizations of Coulomb collisions for particle-in-cell codes7
First observation and interpretation of spontaneous collective radiation from fusion-born ions in a stellarator plasma7
Investigation of RF driver equivalent impedance in the inductively coupled SPIDER ion source7
Modern methods of signal processing applied to gyrokinetic simulations7
Development of a reduced model for energetic particle transport by sawteeth in tokamaks7
Measurement of strong electromagnetic pulses generated from solid targets at sub-ns kJ-class PALS laser facility7
On possibility of strong anomalous damping of an ordinary pump wave in the electron cyclotron resonance heating experiments due to the low-power-threshold parametric decay instability7
Electron-positron pair production in the collision of real photon beams with wide energy distributions7
A numerical study on laboratory plasma dynamics validated by low current x-pinch experiments7
Towards a fusion power plant: integration of physics and technology7
Maximising D − T fusion power by optimising the plasma composition and beam choice in JET7
A comparative study of internal kink stability in EU DEMO designs with negative and positive triangularity7
Simulation of hard x-rays source produced by a picosecond laser irradiated solid target for Compton radiography7
ASCOT simulations of 14 MeV neutron rates in W7-X: effect of magnetic configuration7
Multimillijoule terahertz radiation from laser interactions with microplasma waveguides7
Self-consistent simulation of resistive kink instabilities with runaway electrons7
Two-dimensional beam emission spectroscopy for hydrogen isotope negative neutral beam in Large Helical Device7
Electron acceleration using twisted laser wavefronts7
Two-dimensional MHD equilibria of diamagnetic bubble in gas-dynamic trap7
Experimental distinction of the molecularly induced Balmer emission contribution and its application for inferring molecular divertor density with 2D filtered camera measurements during detachment in 7
Effects of the parallel acceleration on heavy impurity transport in turbulent tokamak plasmas7
Development of synthetic diagnostics for ITER First Plasma operation7
Influence of up-down asymmetry in plasma shape on RMP response7
Plasma physics and control studies planned in JT-60SA for ITER and DEMO operations and risk mitigation7
On the robustness of spin polarization for magnetic vortex accelerated proton bunches in density down-ramps7
Benchmark of a self-consistent dynamic 1D divertor model DIV1D using the 2D SOLPS-ITER code7
Simulation studies of the interaction of laser radiation with additively manufactured foams7
Enhancing the conversion efficiency of extreme ultraviolet light sources using a 2 µm wavelength laser7
Enhancement of detachment control with simplified real-time modelling on the KSTAR tokamak7
Activation of vibrational-induced CO2 dissociation in cold non-equilibrium plasma7
Noise suppression for MHD characterization with electron cyclotron emission imaging 1D technique7
Kinetic ballooning modes as a constraint on plasma triangularity in commercial spherical tokamaks7
Resonant wave–filament interactions as a loss mechanism for HHFW heating and current drive7
Transport simulations of pre-thermal quench shattered pellet injection in ITER: code verification and assessment of key trends7
Highly efficient few-cycle laser wakefield electron accelerator7
Poloidally resolved measurements of the perpendicular propagation velocity of density fluctuations in ASDEX Upgrade L-mode plasmas6
Ion dynamics driven by a strongly nonlinear plasma wake6
Phase relation between rotating phase locked (2, 1) and (3, 1) tearing modes in ASDEX Upgrade6
Wakefield decay in a radially bounded plasma due to formation of electron halo6
Investigation of core impurity transport in DIII-D diverted negative triangularity plasmas6
Saturation of trapped particle instability induced by vortex-merging in electron plasma waves6
Magnetic reconnection in 3D fusion devices: non-linear reduced equations and linear current-driven instabilities6
Single Gaussian process method for arbitrary tokamak regimes with a statistical analysis6
Absorption efficiency of the second harmonic ECRH waves and comparative plasma transport simulation in the TJ-II stellarator and T-10 tokamak6
A 3D magnetohydrodynamic simulation of the propagation of a plasma plume transverse to applied magnetic field6
Developing solid-surface plasma facing components for pilot plants and reactors with replenishable wall claddings and continuous surface conditioning. Part A: concepts and questions6
Design of flexible proton beam imaging energy spectrometers (PROBIES)6
The ITB dynamics controlled by internal kink modes on HL-2A tokamak6
The unstable ELM evolution modulated by lower hybrid waves on EAST6
Pedestal particle balance studies in JET-ILW H-mode plasmas6
Simulation of lithium flow, redeposition, and vapor shielding in liquid lithium divertor of T-15MD tokamak with SOLPS 4.3 code6
Structure and transportation of electron vortices in near-critical density plasmas driven by ultrashort intense laser pulses6