1999 INTERNATIONAL JOURNALS

Frascati activities

S. Briguglio, L. Chen, J.Q. Dong, G. Fogaccia, R.A. Santoro, G. Vlad, and F. Zonca.
High and low frequency Alfvén modes in tokamaks.
Nuclear Fusion, 40, 701, 2000.

S. Briguglio, G. Vlad, B. Di Martino, and G. Fogaccia.
Parallelization of plasma simulation codes: Gridless finite size particle versus particle in cell approach.
Future Generation Computer Systems, 16:541-552, 2000. Special selected papers fron HPCN99.

F. Zonca and R. Sisto,
Longitudianl oscillations in a classical Yang-Mills plasma,
Eur. Phys. J. D 8, 131-43, (2000).

K.B. Fournier, M.J. May, D. Pacella, et. al.,
Calculation of the Radiative Cooling Coefficient for Krypton in a Low Density Plasma,
Nuclear Fusion Vol. 40, No. 4, p 847, 2000.

D. Pacella, K. B. Fournier, M. Zerbini, M. Finkenthal , M. Mattioli, M. J. May, and W. H. Goldstein ,
Temperature and Impurity Transport Studies of Heated FTU Tokamak Plasmas by Means of a Collisional-Radiative Model of X-ray Emission from Mo30+ to Mo39+,
Phys. Rev. E, Vol. 61, No.5, 5701, 2000.

V.A. Soukhanovskii, S. Lippmann, M.J. May, M. Finkenthal, H.W. Moos, K.B. Fournier, W. Goldstein, D. Pacella, and G. Mazzitelli,
Laboratory observation and modeling of extreme ultraviolet spectra of highly ionized calcium,
Astronomy and Astrophysics, Supplement Series, Vol. 142, p 95-106, 2000.

M.J. May, K.B. Fournier, D. Pacella, H. Kroegler, J.E. Rice, et. al.,
Observations of the vacuum ultraviolet and X-ray brightness profiles and cooling rates of Kr and Ar in magnetically confined fusion plasmas,
Phys. Rev. E, Vol. 61, No. 3, p 3042-3052 , 2000
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R. Zagórski, V.Pericoli-Ridolfini
Numerical investigations of the plasma parameters in the divertor configuration of the FTU tokamak
Czechoslovak Journal of Physics, Vol. 50 (2000), Suppl. S3, p. 37

F. Zonca and L. Chen,
Destabilization of Energetic Particle Modes by localized particle sources,
Phys. Plasmas 7, 11, 4600 (2000).

B. Di Martino, S. Briguglio, G. Vlad, and P. Sguazzero.
Parallel PIC plasma simulation through particle decomposition techniques.
To be published in Parallel Computing, 2000.

G. Vlad, S. Briguglio, G. Fogaccia, and B. Di Martino.
Gridless finite-size-particle plasma simulation.
To be published in Computer Physics Communication, 2000.

B. Di Martino, S. Briguglio, M. Celino, G. Fogaccia, G. Vlad, V. Rosato, and M. Briscolini.
Development of large scale high Performance applications with a parallelizing compiler. International Journal of Computer Research,
Special Issue on Industrial Applications of Parallel Computing. (Accepted for publication, 2000)

E. Lazzaro, A. Airoldi, A. Bruschi, P. Buratti, S. Cirant, R. Coelho, G. Granucci, S. Nowak, G. Ramponi, A. Simonetto, C. Sozzi, O. Tudisco, G. Bracco, F. Crisanti, F. Alladio, B. Angelini, M.L.Apicella, G. Apruzzese, E. Barbato, L. Bertalot, A. Bertocchi, M. Borra, G. Buceti, A. Cardinali, S. Cascino, C. Centioli, R. Cesario, S. Ciattaglia, V. Cocilovo, R. De Angelis, B. Esposito, D. Frigione, Gabellieri L. andi G. Gatt, E. Giovannozzi, M. Grolli, F. Iannone, H. Kroegler, M. Leigheb, G. Maddaluno, M. Marinucci, G. Mazzitelli, Micozzi P., G. Monari, P. Orsitto, D. Pacella, L. Panaccione, M. Panella, V. Pericoli, L. Pieroni, S. Podda, G. Pacella, G.B. Righetti, F. Romanelli, S. Sternini, N. Tartoni, A.A. Tuccillo, V. Vitale, G. Vlad, V. Zanza, M. Zerbini, and F. Zonca.
Dynamics of tearing modes during strong electron cyclotron heating on the FTU tokamak.
Physical Review Letters, 84:6038-6041, 2000.

S.E. Segre
Evolution of the polarization State for Radiation Propagating in a Non-Uniform, Birefringent, Optically Active and Dichroic Medium: the Case of a Magnetized Plasma
J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 17, 1, 95 (2000)

S.E. Segre
Evolution of the state of polarization of radiation propagating in a magnetized plasma including particle collisions
Plasma Phys. Controll. Fusion (Letts to the Editor) 42, L9-L12 (2000)

S.E. Segre, V. Zanza
Polarization of radiation in incoherent Thomson scattering by high temperature plasma
Phys. Plasmas 7, 6, 2677 (2000)

C. Lo Surdo
Quasistatic evolution of a dissipative plasma column in vacuum “Errata and addenda”
J. Plasma Phys. 63, 1, 21-41 (2000)

S.E. Segre
Effect of ray refraction on evolution of the polarization state of radiation propagating in a nonuniform, birefringent, optically active and dichroic medium
J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 17, 9, 1683 (2000)

S. Rollet, P. Batistoni R. Forrest
Activation analysis for the Ignitor Tokamak ,
Fusion Eng. Design 51-52, 599-604 (2000)

M. Angelone, P. Batistoni, L. Petrizzi, M. Pillon
Neutron streaming experiment at FNG: results and analysis,
Fusion Eng. Des. 51-52, 653-661 (2000)

A. Cardinali
Quasilinear absorption of the lower hybrid wave in tokamak plasmas,
Recent Res. Devel. Plasmas, 1, 185-197 (2000)

R. Andreani
What is lacking in order to design and build a commercially viable fusion reactor?,
Nucl. Fusion 40, 6, 1033-1046 (2000)

F. Zonca, S. Briguglio, L. Chen, G. Fogaccia, G. Vlad
Theoretical aspects of collective mode excitations by energetic ions in tokamaks
ISSP-19 “Piero Caldirola” Theory of Fusion Plasmas - J.W. Connor, O. Sauter and E. Sindoni (Eds.) SIF, Bologna 2000, pag. 17-30

A. Cardinali, C. Castaldo, R. Cesario, F. De Marco,
Analysis of the heating scenarios of the ion Bernstein wave experiment on the Frascati Tokamak Upgrade (FTU),
to be published on Nucl. Fusion (2000).

A.Cardinali, C. Castaldo, R. Cesario,
Poloidal rotations induced in tokamak plasmas by ion Bernstein waves,
submitted for publication on Phys. of Plasmas (2000).


International collaboration

J.R. Martin-Solis, R. Sanchez, B. Esposito
On the effect of synchrotron radiation and magnetic fluctuations on the avalanche runaway growth rate
Phys. Plasmas 7, 9, 3814 (2000)

U. Fisher, P. Batistoni, Y. Ikeda, M.Z. Youssef
Neutronics and nuclear data: achievements in computational simulations and experiments in support of fusion reactor design,
Fusion Eng. Des. 51-52, 663-680 (2000)

B. Esposito, L. Bertalot, G. Maruccia, L. Petrizzi, G. Bignan, C. Blandin, S. ChauFFriat, A. Lebrun, H. Recroix, J.P. Trapp, Y. Kaschuck
Results from the CDE phase activity on neutron dosimetry for the international fusion materials irradiation facility test cell,
Fusion Eng. Des. 51-52, 331-338 (2000)


2000 CONFERENCES

Frascati activities

F. Zonca and L. Chen,
Destabilization of Energetic Particle Modes by ICRF induced fast minority ion tails on TFTR,
presented at the 6.th IAEA TCM on Energetic Particles in Magnetic Confinement Systems, JAERI, Naka, JAPAN (1999). JAERI-Conf 2000-004, pp. 52-56, (2000).

F. Zonca, S. Briguglio, G. Fogaccia, and G. Vlad.
Alfvén instabilities effects on energetic particles. (Invited Paper).
In S. Bernabei and F. Paoletti, editors, Radio Frequency Power in Plasmas, Conference Proceedings 485, pages 56-65. AIP, 2000. (Paper presented at the 13th RF conference in Annapolis, Maryland, (April 1999)).

R. Cesario, C. Castaldo, V. Pericoli-Ridolfini, G. Apruzzese, M. Borra, A. Cardinali, E. Giovannozzi, S. Cascino, R. De Angelis, F. De Marco, L. Gabellieri, H. Kroegler, M. Leigheb, G. Mazzitelli, P. Micozzi, G. Monari, D. Pacella, L. Panaccione, P. Papitto, S. Podda, G. Ravera, A.A. Tuccillo, O. Tudisco, V. Zanza, M. Zerbini, F. Alladio, B. Angelini, M.L. Apicella, E. Barbato, L. Bertalot, A. Bertocchi, G. Bracco, G. Buceti, P. Buratti, C. Centioli, P. Chuilon, S. Ciattaglia, V. Cocilovo, F. Crisanti, B. Esposito, D. Frigione, G. Gatti, M. Grolli, F. Iannone, G. Maddaluno, M. Marinucci, P. Orsitto, M.. Panella, L. Pieroni, G.B. Righetti, F. Romanelli, S. Sternini, N. Tartoni, V. Vitale, G. Vlad, F. Zonca, S. Bernabei,
Recent Results of the Ion Bernstein Wave Heating Experiment on FTU,

in Radio Frequency Power in Plasmas, pp. 100-103, AIP Conference Proceedings 485, S. Bernabei and F. Paoletti Eds., AIP, New York, USA, 1999.

S. Cirant, A. AIroldi, L. Bertalot, A. Bruschi, G. Bracco, P. Buratti, G. Cenacchi, R. Coelho, F. Crisanti, B. Esposito, L. Gabellieri, F. Gandini, G. Granucci, E. Lazzaro, H. Kroegler, S. Novak, D. Pacella, L. Panaccione, G. Ramponi, A. Simonetto, C. Sozzi, O. Tudisco, M. Zerbini, F. Alladio, B. Angelini, M.L. Apicella, g. Apruzzese, E. Barbato, A. Bertocchi, M. Borra, G. Buceti, A. Cardinali, C. Centioli, R. Cesario, P. Chuilon, S. Ciattaglia, V. Cocilovo, R. De Angelis, D. Frigione, G. Gatti, E. Giovannozzi, M. Grolli, F. Iannone, M. Leigheb, G. Maddaluno, M. Marinucci, G. Mazzitelli, P. Micozzi, P. Orsitto, M. Panella, V. Pericoli, L. Pieroni, S. Podda, G.B. Righetti, F. Romanelli, S. Sternini, N. Tartoni, A.A. Tuccillo, V. Vitale, G. Vlad, V. Zanza, F. Zonca,
High Power Heating and Current Drive Experiments with EC Waves in FTU Tokamak, in Radio Frequency Power in Plasmas,
pp. 221-229, AIP Conference Proceedings 485, S. Bernabei and F. Paoletti Eds., AIP, New York, USA, 1999.

F. Zonca, S. Briguglio, L. Chen, G. Fogaccia and G. Vlad,
Theoretical Aspects of Collective Mode Excitations by Energetic Ions in Tokakaks,
Presented at the Joint Varenna-Lausanne International Workshop on Theory of Fusion Plasmas, Varenna, Italy, August 28 - September 1, 2000.

G. Vlad and F. Zonca,
High-n ideal TAE stability of ITER.
In Fusion Energy 2000, Vienna, 2000. International Atomic Energy Agency. (Paper IAEA-F1-CN-77/ITERP/08. Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Fusion Energy, Sorrento, 4-10/10 2000).

F. Alladio, et al.
Overview of the FTU results.
In Fusion Energy 2000, Vienna, 2000. International Atomic Energy Agency. (Paper IAEA-F1-CN-77/OV2. Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Fusion Energy, Sorrento, 4-10/10 2000).

E. Barbato, F. Crisanti, P. Chuillon, G. Mazzitelli, G. Maddaluno, V. Pericoli, A.A. Tuccillo, G. Vlad, et al.
The FTU-D project.
In Fusion Energy 2000, Vienna, 2000. International Atomic Energy Agency. (Paper IAEA-F1-CN-77/FTP2/11. Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Fusion Energy, Sorrento, 4-10/10 2000).

G. Bracco,
"ECRH results during current ramp-up and post-pellet injection in FTU plasma" FTU group and ECRH group
In Fusion Energy 2000, Vienna, 2000. International Atomic Energy Agency. (paper IAEA-CN-77/EX6/3). Proc. 18th IAEA Conf. on Fusion Energy, Sorrento, Italy, 4 -10 Oct. 2000.

S. Cirant,
"Mode coupling trigger of tearing modes in ECW heated discharges in FTU" FTU group and ECRH group,
In Fusion Energy 2000, Vienna, 2000. International Atomic Energy Agency. (paper IAEA-CN-77/EX3/3). Proc. 18th IAEA Conf. on Fusion Energy, Sorrento, Italy, 4 -10 Oct. 2000.

C. Sozzi,
Energy Confinement and Sawtooth stabilization by ECRH at High Electron Density in FTU Tokamak" FTU group and ECRH group
In Fusion Energy 2000, Vienna, 2000. International Atomic Energy Agency. (paper IAEA-CN-77/EXP5/13). Proc. 18th IAEA Conf. on Fusion Energy, Sorrento, Italy, 4 -10 Oct. 2000.

D. Pacella
"Mid-hight Z impurity behaviour in high temperature tokamak plasmas"
In Fusion Energy 2000, Vienna, 2000. International Atomic Energy Agency. (paper IAEA-CN-77/EXP5/15). Proc. 18th IAEA Conf. on Fusion Energy, Sorrento, Italy, 4 -10 Oct. 2000.

V. Pericoli Ridolfini, Y. Peysson, R. Dumont, G. Giruzzi, G. Granucci, L. Panaccione, L. Delpech, B. Tilia, FTU team, ECH team
Combined LH and ECH Experiments in the FTU Tokamak
In Fusion Energy 2000, Vienna, 2000. International Atomic Energy Agency. (paper IAEA-CN-77/PDP7). Proc. 18th IAEA Conf. on Fusion Energy, Sorrento, Italy, 4 -10 Oct. 2000.

F. Zonca, S. Briguglio, L. Chen, G. Fogaccia, G. Vlad, , and L.-J. Zheng.
Energetic particle mode dynamics in tokamaks.
In Fusion Energy 2000, Vienna, 2000. International Atomic Energy Agency. (Paper IAEA-F1-CN-77/THP2/20. Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Fusion Energy, Sorrento, 4-10/10 2000).

L. Chen, Z. Lin, R.B. White, and F. Zonca,
Nonlinear Zonal Dynamics of Drift and Drift-AlfvénTurbulences in Tokamak Plasmas.
Presented at the 18.th IAEA Fusion Energy Conference, Sorrento, Oct. 4-10, (2000). (Paper IAEA-F1-CN-77/TH4/5).

A. Cardinali, C. Castaldo, R. Cesario,
Poloidal Rotations and Turbulence Suppression by Ion Bernstein Waves.
Presented at the 18.th IAEA Fusion Energy Conference, Sorrento, Oct. 4-10, (2000).

A. Cardinali,
Complex ray tracing method in high harmonic fast wave propagation and absorption,
Proceedings of the Joint Varenna-Lausanne International Workshop on Theory of Fusion Plasmas, edited by E. Sindoni, F. Troyon, J. Vaclavik.

R. Cesario, A. Cardinali, et al.,
Observation of a Transport Barrier During Ion Bernstein Wave Experiment on FTU Tokamak,
Proceedings of the Joint Varenna-Lausanne International Workshop on Theory of Fusion Plasmas, edited by E. Sindoni, F. Troyon, J. Vaclavik, (SIF, Varenna, Italy, 2000).

M.L. Apicella, G. Apruzzese, R.De Angelis, G. Gatti, M. Leigheb, D. Pacella, G. Mazzitelli, V. Pericoli Ridolfini and FTU team
Effects of Wall Titanium Coating on FTU Plasma Operation,
presented at the 27th Conference on Controlled Fusion and Plasma Physics (Paper n. P4.086) Budapest Hungary 12-16 June 2000.

B. Di Martino, S. Briguglio, G. Fogaccia, and G. Vlad.
Parallel PIC codes for distributed and shared memory architectures with HPF and OpenMP.
In 2000 International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Processing Techniques and Applications (PDPTA'2000: June 26-29, 2000, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA). World Scientific Eng. Soc., 2000. (ISBN 1-892512-50-5).

B. Di Martino, S. Briguglio, G. Fogaccia, and G. Vlad.
Programming shared memory architectures with OpenMP: a case study.
In Second European Workshop on OpenMP: Edinburgh, Scotland, U.K., September 14-15th 2000, 2000.

A.Cardinali,
Modeling of Ion Absorption in the High Harmonic Fast Wave Experiments,
Meeting of the American Physical Society and International Sherwood Fusion/Plasma Theory Conference, Los Angeles, California, March27-29 2000.

D. Frigione, E. Giovannozzi, C. Gormezano, M. Romanelli F. Poli, O. Tudisco, F. Crisanti, B. Esposito, L. Gabellieri, L. Garzotti, M. Leigheb, D. Pacella, and FTU Team.
Steady improved confinement in FTU high field plasmas sustained by deep pellet injection.
In Fusion Energy 2000, Vienna, 2000. International Atomic Energy Agency.
(Paper IAEA-F1-CN-77/PDP/4. Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Fusion Energy, Sorrento, 4-10/10 2000).

J.R. Martin-Solis, B. Esposito, R. Sanchez, L. Bertalot, S. Rollet, Y.A. Kaschuck, D.V. Portnov
Runaway electron measurements in FTU Tokamak
Europhysics Conference Abstracts (ECA) Vol. 24B, 165-168 (2000), 27th EPS Conference on Contr. Fusion and Plasma Phys.

S. Briguglio, G. Vlad, B. Di Martino, and G. Fogaccia.
Parallelization of particle codes for the simulation of alfvénic turbulence: Gridless finite size particle versus PIC approach.
In 17th International Conference on the Numerical Simulation of Plasmas - May 22-24, 2000, Banff, Alberta, Canada, pages 37-41, 2000.

F. Zonca, S. Briguglio, L. Chen, G. Fogaccia and G. Vlad.
Theoretical aspects of collective mode excitations by energetic ions in tokamaks,
(Invited Presentation) Presented at the 6.th Easter Plasma Meeting, Villa Gualino, Tornino, Italy, April 17-19, 2000.

M.L.Apicella and G. Mazzitelli:
Effects of wall titanium coating on FTU plasma operations
(Invited Talk) presented at the XV Congresso Nazionale sulla Scienza e Tecnologia del Vuoto Abstract n. TF INV -1 Lecce Italia 17-19 Maggio 200
TECHNICAL REPORTS


International collaborations

F. Crisanti, B. Esposito, L. Bertalot, C. Giroud, C. Gormezano, C. Gowers, R. Prentice, A. Tuccillo, K.-D. Zastrow, M. Zerbini
ExB flow shearing rate evalution in JET ITB discharges,
Europhysics Conference Abstracts (ECA) 24B, 153-156 (2000), 27th EPS Conference on Contr. Fusion and Plasma Phys.
Conference papers and invited talks appeared in abstract form only

Internal reports

G. Vlad.
FTU-D project, technical note TN-6, external kink mode stability of FTU-D plasmas.
Technical Report ???, ENEA, July 2000.

List of Publications