PUBLICATIONS 2001

 

International Journals

Frascati activities

R. Cesario R. Cesario, A. Cardinali, C. Castaldo, M. Leigheb, M. Marinucci, V. Pericoli-Ridolfini, F. Zonca, G. Apruzzese, M. Borra, R. De Angelis, E. Giovannozzi, L. Gabellieri, H. Kroegler, G. Mazzitelli, P. Micozzi, L. Panaccione, P. Papitto, S. Podda, G. Ravera, B. Angelini, M. L. Apicella, E. Barbato, L. Bertalot, A. Bertocchi, G. Buceti, S. Cascino, C. Centioli, P. Chuilon, S. Ciattaglia, V. Cocilovo, F. Crisanti, F. De Marco, B. Esposito, G. Gatti, C. Gormezano, M. Grolli, F. Iannone, G. Maddaluno, G. Monari, P. Orsitto, D. Pacella, M. Panella, L. Pieroni, G. B. Righetti, F. Romanelli, E. Sternini, N. Tartoni, P. Trevisanutto, A. A. Tuccillo, O. Tudisco, V. Vitale, G. Vlad, and M. Zerbini.
Reduction of the electron thermal conductivity produced by ion Bernstein waves on the Frascati Tokamak Upgrade tokamak.
Phys. of Plasmas, 8:4721-4724, 2001.

Cardinali, et al.,
Analysis of the heating scenarios of the Ion Bernstein Wave experiment on the Frascati Tokamak Upgrade (FTU).
Accepted for publication on Nucl. Fusion, 2001

D. Frigione et al.,
Steady improved confinement in FTU high field plasmas sustained by deep pellet injection
Nuclear Fusion vol 41 n. 11 pag. 1613,

D. Pacella, G. Pizzicaroli, L. Gabellieri, M. Leigheb, R. Bellazini, A. Brez, G. Gariano, I. Latronico, N. Lumb, G. Spandre, M.M. Massai, S. Reale
Ultrafast soft X-ray 2D plasma imaging system based on Gas Electron Multiplier detector with pixel read-out
Rev. Sci. Instrum., Vol.72, n 2 (February 2001) p 1372-1378

B. Esposito, L. Bertalot, Yu.A. Kaschuck, D.V. Portnov, J.R. Martin-Solis,
A gamma ray spectrometer system for fusion applications,
accepted for publication in Nuclear Instruments and Method (2001)

G. Mazzitelli, M. Mattioli
Ionization Balance for optically thin plasmas:rate coefficients for Cu,Zn,Ga and Ge ions
Paper accettato per pubblicazione su Atomic Data and Nuclear Data Tables

K. B. Fournier, M. J. May, D. A. Liedahl, D. Pacella, M. Finkenthal, and W. H. Goldstein,
Astrophysical Journal, Vol. 561, 1144-1153 (2001).

K. B. Fournier, M. Finkenthal, D. Pacella, M. J. May, M. Leigheb, V. Soukhanovskii, and W. H. Goldstein,
Astrophysical Journal, Vol. 550, L117–L120 (2001).

M.J. May, M. Mattioli, D. Pacella, G. Mazzitelli, K.B. Fournier , M. Leigheb, L. Gabellieri, M. Finkenthal, H.W. Moos, and W.H. Goldstein,
Phys. Rev. E. Vol. 64, 036406-1 (Sept 2001).

S.E. Segre and V. Zanza
Evolution of polarization for radiation crossinga plasma layer of quasi-transverse propagation and interpretation of radioastronomical measurements
Astrophys. Journal 554, 409-415 (2001)

F. Porcelli, A. Airoldi, C. Angioni, A. Bruschic, P. Buratti, F. Califano, S. Cirant, I. Furno, D. Grasso, E. Lazzaro, A.A. Martynov, M. Ottaviani, F. Pegoraro, G. Ramponi, E. Rossi, O. Sauter, C. Tebaldi, O. Tudisco
Modelling of macroscopic magnetic islands in tokamaks
Nucl. Fusion vol. 41 (2001) page 1207

Di Martino and S. Briguglio and G. Vlad and P. Sguazzero.
Parallel PIC Plasma Simulation Through Particle Decomposition Techniques.
Parallel Computing, 27, 295-314, 2001.

G. Vlad and S. Briguglio and G. Fogaccia and B. Di Martino
Gridless Finite-size-particle Plasma Simulation.
Computer Physics Communication, 134, 58-77, 2001.

S. Briguglio and B. Di Martino and G. Vlad.
Workload decomposition for particle simulation applications on hierarchical distributed-shared memory parallel systems with integration of HPF and OpenMP.
In 2001 International Conference on Supercomputing, pages 464-472, New York, 2001. ACM Press.

B. Di Martino, S. Briguglio, M. Celino, G. Fogaccia, G. Vlad, V. Rosato, and M. Briscolini.
Experiences on Parallelizing Compilation for development and porting of large scale applications on Distributed Memory Parallel Systems,
to be published in Advances in Computation: Theory and Practice. 2001. 

B. Di Martino and S. Briguglio and G. Vlad and G. Fogaccia,
Workload decomposition strategies for Shared Memory Parallel Systems with OpenMP Scientific Scientific Programming: 9, 109-122 (2001).

G. Vlad, S. Briguglio, F. Zonca, G. Fogaccia, and B. Di Martino.
Hybrid mhd-gyrokinetic simulations of shear Alfvén modes in tokamak plasmas.
In Bulletin American Physical Society, Program of the Annual Meeting of the Division of Computational Physics, June 25 - 28, 2001, Cambridge, Massachusetts , USA, volume 46, n.5 paper R1.021. American Physical Society, 2001.

G. Vlad, S. Briguglio, and F. Zonca.
Hybrid mhd-gyrokinetic simulations of the nonlinear saturation of energetic particle modes in tokamaks.
In Bulletin American Physical Society, Program of the 43th Annual Meeting of the Division of Plasma Physics, October 29 - November 2, 2001 Long Beach, California, USA, volume 46, n.8 paper FP1 30, page 113. American Physical Society, 2001S.

Briguglio, B. Di Martino and G. Vlad,
Workload Decomposition Strategies for Hierarchical Distributed-Shared Memory Parallel Systems and their Implementation with Integration of High Level Parallel Languages,
Submitted for publication to Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience, 2001.

S. Briguglio, G. Vlad, F. Zonca and G.Fogaccia,
Nonlinear saturation of Shear Alfvén Modes and energetic ion transports in Tokamak equilibria with hollow-q profiles,
submitted to PRL, December 2001

Bertocchi, G. Bracco, G. Buceti, C. Centioli, F. Iannone, G. Manduchi, U. Nanni, M. Panella, C. Stracuzzi and V. Vitale
Recent developments and object-oriented approach in FTU database
Fusion Engineering and Design - October 2001, vol.56-57, Pages 981-986

M. Marinelli, E. Milani, A. Paoletti, A. Tucciarone, G. Verona Rinati, M. Angelone, M. Pillon
Systematic study of the normal and pumped state of high efficiency diamond particle detectors grown by chemical vapor deposition
J. Appl. Phys. 89, 2, 1430 (2001)

M.Pillon, M. Angelone, R.A. Forrest
A new detector to measure gamma and beta decay power from radionuclides
Nucl. Instrum. Methods in Phys. Res. A 461, 582-583 (2001)

R. Bernabei, P. Belli, R. Cerulli, F. Montecchia, A. Incicchitti, D. Prosperi, C.J. Dai, M. Angelone, P. Batistoni, M. Pillon
Light response of a pure liquid Xenon scintillator irradiated with 2.5 MeV neutrons
EPJ direct C11, 1-8 (2001)

A. Sestero
The Ignition Brachystochrone
J. Plasma Phys. 65, 1, 59-72 (2001)

F. De Marco
Prospettive della fusione nucleare
Il Nuovo Saggiatore, 17, 5-6, 61-65 (2001)

G. Celentano, A. Capriccioli, A. Cucchiaro, M. Gasparotto, A. Bianchi, G. Ferrari, b. parodi, G.P. Sanguinetti, F. Vivaldi, S. Orlandi, B. Coppi
Engineering evolution of the Ignitor machine
Fusion Eng. Des. 58-59, 815-820 (2001)

S.E. Segre
New formalism for the analysis of polarization evolution for radiation in a weakly nonuniform, fully anisotropic medium: a magnetized plasma
J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 18, 10, 2601 (2001)

International collaboration

F. Crisanti et al.
JET steady state ITB operation with active control of the pressure profile
accepted for publication on Phys. Rev. Lett.

F. Crisanti, B. Esposito, C. Gormezano, A. Tuccillo, L. Bertalot, C. Giroud, C. Gowers, R. Prentice, K.D. Zastrow, M. Zerbini
Analysis of ExB flow shearing rate in JET ITB discharges
Nucl. Fusion 41, 883-889 (2001)

L. Chen, Z. Lin, R.B. White and F. Zonca.
Non-linear zonal dynamics of drift and drift-Alfvén turbulence in tokamak plasmas.
Nuclear Fusion, 41, 747-53, 2001

P. Buratti, and JET TEam
High beta plasmas and internal barrier dynamics in JET discharges with optimized shear
Nucl. Fusion 41, 12, 1809 (2001)

C. Gormezano and JET Team
Overview of JET results in support of the ITER physics basis
Nucl. Fusion 41, 1327-1340 (2001)

D. Testa, A. Fasoli, F. Zonca, T. Bolzonella, D. Borba, S. Briguglio, C.D. Challis, L. Chen, S. Dettrick, A. Gondhalekar, N. Hawkes, A. Jaun, J. Mailloux, F. Milani, S. Sharapov, G. Vlad, P. de Vries, and contributors to the EFDA-JET work programme.
Experimental studies of Alfvén modes stability and instability regimes on the JET tokamak.
In Bulletin American Physical Society, Program of the 43th Annual Meeting of the Division of Plasma Physics, October 29 - November 2, 2001 Long Beach, California, USA, volume 46, n.8 paper GP1 48, pages 153-154. American Physical Society, 2001.

N. C. Hawkes, B.C. Stratton, T. Tala, C.D. Challis, G. Conway, R. De Angelis,
C. Giroud, J. Hobirk, E. Joffrin, P. Lomas, P. Lotte, J. Mailloux, D. Mazon, E. Rachlew,
S. Reyes Cortes, E. Solano, D-D. Zastrow

Observation of zero current density in the core of JET discharges with lower hybrid heating and current drive.
Physical Review Letters, Vol. 87, n. 11, Sept. 2001

A.R. Raffray, R. Jones, G. Aiello, M. Billone, I. Giancarli, H. Golfier, A. Hasegawa, Y. Katoh, A. Kohyama, S. Nishio, B. rRiccardi, M.S. Tillack
Design and material issues for high performance SiCf/SiC-based fusion power cores
Fusion Eng. and Design, 55, 55-95 (2001)

R.K. Maix, H.Fillunger, F. Hurd, E. Salpietro, N. Mitchell, P. Libeyre, P. Decool, A. Ulbricht, G. Zhan, A. Della Corte, M. Ricci, D. Bresson, A. Bourquard, F. Baudet, B. Schellong, E. Theisen, N. Valle
Completion of the ITER toroidal field model coil (TFMC)
Fusion Eng. Des. 58-59, 159-164 (2001)

T. Kato, H. Tsuji, T. Ando, Y Takahashi, H. Nakajima, M. Sugimoto, T. Isono, N. Koizumi, K. Kawano, M. Oshikiri, K. hamada, Y. Nunoya, K. Matsui, T. Shinba, Y. Tsuchiya, G. Nishijima, H. Kubo, E. Hara, H. Hanawa, K. Imahashi, K. Ootsu, Y. Uno, T. Oochi, J. okayama, T. Kawasaki, M. Kawabe, S. Seki, K. Takano, Y. Takaya, F. Tajiri, A. Tsutsumi, T. Nakanura, H. Hanawa, H. Wakabayashi, K. Nishii, N. Hosogane, M. Matsukawa, Y. Miura, T. Terakado,; J. Okano, K. Shimada, M. Yamashita, K. Arai, T. IShigouoka, A. Ninomiya, K. Okuno, D. Bessete, H. Takigami, N. Martovetsky, P. Michael, M. Takayasu, M. Ricci, R. Zanino, L. Savoldi, G. Zahan, A. Martined, R. Maix
Firth test results for the ITER central solenoid model coil
Fusion Eng. Des. 56-57, 59-70 (2001

J.L. Duchateau, H. Fillunger, S. Fink, R. Heller, P. Hertout, P. Libeyre, R. Maix, C. Marinucci, A. Martinez, R. Meyder, S. Nicollet, S. Raff, M. Ricci, L. Savoldi, A. Ulbricht, F. Wuechner, G. Zahn, R. Zanino
Test program preparations of the ITER toroidal field model coil (TFMC)
Fusion Eng. Des. 58-59, 147-151 (2001)

Conferences

Frascati activities

E. Barbato
ECRH studies: internal transport barriers and MHD stabilization.
28th EPS Conference Madeira

V. Pericoli
Synergy between LH and ECH waves in the FTU tokamk
14th Topical Conference on RF power in Plasmas, Oxnard USA

F. Romanelli
Frascati Tokamak Upgrade (FTU): results and implication for burning plasma experiments
Current trends in international fusion research Washington D.C

F. Alladio
Chandraseka-Kendall- Furth configurations for magnetic confinement
Current trends in international fusion research Washington D.C

P. Buratti
Turbolenza e strutura non lineari coerenti in FTU
LXXXVII congresso nazionale edella SIF, Milano-Bicocca 24-29 Settembre 2001

G Granucci (CNR Milano)
Combined LH and EC waves injection in FTU tokamak
28th EPS Conference Madeira

S. Jacchia (CNR-Milan)
The stiffness of electron temperature profile in ECRH current ramp-up scenario on FTU
43th APS Conference Long Beach, USA

F. Iannone at al.
PXI-embedded controller in ECRH experiment on tokamak
12th IEEE NPSS Real Time Conference, Valencia (Spain)

P. Buratti
Turbulence and nonlinear phenomena in tokamak plasmas
INFMeeting, Roma, June 18-22, 2001

F. Alladio
Ideal MHD stability of flux core spheromacs
IAEA TCM on Spherical Tori

P. Micozzi
Chandraseka-Kendall- Furth configurations for magnetic confinement
IAEA TCM on Spherical Tori

F. Zonca
Role of resonant vs. non-resonant wave-particle interactions in electromagnetic turbulence
Theory Festival: Self Organization and Transport in Electromagnetic Turbulence. Aix en Provence, France.A.A. Tuccillo
Recent heating and current drive results on JET
14th Topical Conference on RF power in Plasmas, Oxnard USA

S. Briguglio, G. Vlad, F. Zonca, and D. Testa.
Particle-in-cell investigation of the nonlinear saturation of shear Alfvén modes in hollow-q-profile tokamaks.
In 7th IAEA Technical Committee Meeting on on Energetic Particles in Magnetic Confinement Systems, October 8 - 11, 2001, Göteborg, Sweden, Vienna, Austria, 2001. International Atomic Energy Agency.

F. Zonca, S. Briguglio, and G. Vlad.
Zonal flow excitation by nonlinear EPM dynamics.
In 2001 International Sherwood Fusion Theory Conference, Apr. 2-4/2001, Santa Fe, NM, USA, 2001, paper 2D35.

F. Zonca, S. Briguglio, L. Chen and G. Vlad.
Zonal flow excitation by nonlinear EPM dynamics,
Presented at the 2001 Sherwood International Fusion Theory Conference, Santa Fe, NM, Apr. 2-4, (2001).

F.Zonca, S.Briguglio, L.Chen, S.Dettrick, G.Vlad, A.Fasoli, A.Gondhalekar, and contributors to the EFDA-JET work programme,
Energetic Particle Modes in JET Optimized Shear Experiments with non-Monotonic q-Profiles, D.Testa, submitted to the 28th EPS Conference on Controlled Fusion and Plasma Physics, Madeira, Portugal, 18-22 June 2001.

M. Romanelli, F. Romanelli, F.Zonca,
On the Optimal Choice of the Dimensionless Parameters of Burning Plasma Physics Experiments, submitted to the 28th EPS Conference on Controlled Fusion and Plasma Physics, Madeira, Portugal, 18-22 June 2001

N. C. Hawkes, B.C. Stratton, T. Tala, Y. Andrew, Y. Baranov, T. Bolzonella, C.D. Challis, S. Reyes Cortes, R. De Angelis, C. Giroud, C. Gowers,E. Joffrin, P. Lomas, P. Lotte, J. Mailloux, D. Mazon, V. Parail, R. Prentice, E. Rachlew, F. Sattin,E. Solano, G. Tresset, M. Valisa, K-D. Zastrow, and contributors to EFDA- JET workprogramme
Extreme Shear reversal in JET discharges
Poster presented at 285th Conference on Controlled Fusion and Plasma Physics, Madeira June 2001

N. C. Hawkes, Y. Andrew, C.D. Challis, R. De Angelis, V. Drozdov,
J. Hobirk, E. Joffrin, P. Lotte, D. Mazon, E. Rachlew,
S. Reyes Cortes, F. Sattin, E. Solano, B.C. Stratton, T. tala, M. Valisa D-D. Zastrow

The formation and evolution of extreme shear reversal in JET and its influence on local thermal transport
Extended paper at 28th Conference on Controlled Fusion and Plasma Physics, Madeira June 2001

B. Esposito, F. Crisanti, P. Maget, V. Parail, Y. Baranov, A. Becoulet, R.V. Budny, N. Castaldo, C.D. Challis, R. De Angelis, C. Giroud, N. Hawkes, X. Litadoun, M. Riva, T. Tala, K. D. Zastrow, and contributors to EFDA- JET workprogramme
Correlation between magnetic shear and EXB flow shearing rate in JET ITB discharges
Contribution presented at 28th Conference on Controlled Fusion and Plasma Physics, Madeira June 2001

A.C.C. Sips, Y. Baranov, G. Bracco, T. Fukuda, P. Gohil, M. Greenwald, D. Hogewei, T. Hoang, N. Kirneva, E. Synakowski and R. Wolf, for the International ITB database working group.
"An international database for the study of the formation, confinement and sustainment of ITB discharges in Tokamaks"
8th IAEA Technical Committee Meeting on H-Mode Physics and Transport Barriers Physics, 5-7 September 2001,National Institute for Fusion Science (NIFS) TOKI, Japan

K. Thomsen and The H-mode Database Working Group: Alcator C-Mod: J.A. Snipes, M. Greenwald, A. Hubbard; ASDEX/ ASDEX Upgrade: F. Ryter, O.J.W.F. Kardaun, J. Stober; COMPASS-D/ START: M. Valovic, S.J. Fielding, A. Sykes, A. Dnestrovskij, M. Walsh; DIII-D: J.C. DeBoo; FTU: G. Bracco; JET/ EFDA: J.G. Cordey, D. McDonald, E. Righi, K. Thomsen; JFT-2M/ JT-60U: Y. Miura, N. Isei, K. Tsuzuki, T. Fukuda,Y. Kamada, T. Takizuka, K. Tsuchiya; PBX-M/ PDX/ TFTR: S.M. Kaye, C. Bush; TCV: Y. Martin; TdeV: A. Cote, G. Pacher; TEXTOR: J. Ongena; TORE SUPRA: G.T. Hoang; TUMAN-3M: S. Lebedev; T-10: A. Ivanov, A. Chudnovskiy
"The International Global H-mode Confinement Database: Storage and Distribution"
3rd IAEA Technical Committee Meeting on Control, Data Acquisition, and Remote Participation for Fusion Research,Padova, Italy 16 - 19 July 2001.

A. Bertocchi , G.Bracco, G. Buceti , C. Centioli , E.Giovannozzi, F. Iannone , M. Panella , V. Vitale.
"Distributed Computing for FTU Data Handling"
3rd IAEA Technical Committee Meeting on Control, Data Acquisition, and Remote Participation for Fusion Research,Padova, Italy 16 - 19 July 2001.

O.Tudisco, F. Crisanti, P.Lomas, E. Joffrin, F. Rimini, A.Becoulet, L. Bertalot, T. Bolzonella, G.Bracco, C. Giroud, S.Cortes, B. Esposito, N. Hawkes, S. Popovichev, E.Rachlew, M. Riva, and contributors to the EFDA-JET workprogramme
"Effect of internal flux shaping in JET transport barrier"
28th EPS Conference on Controlled Fusion and Plasma Physics, Madeira, Portugal 18 - 22 June 2001

C.Sozzi, S.Cirant, G.Bracco, A.Bruschi, F.De Luca, G.Granucci, A.Jacchia, E.Lazzaro, E.Minardi, S.Nowak, O.Tudisco.
"Temperature-related Profile Stiffness during Localized ECRH in FTU tokamak"
28th EPS Conference on Controlled Fusion and Plasma Physics, Madeira, Portugal 18 - 22 June 2001

D. Frigione, P. Buratti, M. Marinucci, E. Giovannozzi, F. Poli, M. Romanelli, M.L. Apicella, P.Amadeo, G. Bracco, B. Esposito, L. Garzotti, C. Gormezano, G. Monari , D. Pacella, L.Panaccione, L. Pieroni, O. Tudisco and FTU team
"High field, high performance operation in FTU with multiple pellet injection"
28th EPS Conference on Controlled Fusion and Plasma Physics, Madeira, Portugal 18 - 22 June 2001
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E. Barbato, G. Bracco, A. Bruschi , P. Buratti, S. Cirant, F.Crisanti , G. Giruzzi, G. Granucci, V. Krivenski, C. Sozzi, O. Tudisco, V. Zanza, F. Alladio,B. Angelini, M.L. Apicella, G. Apruzzese, L. Bertalot, A. Bertocchi, G.Buceti , A. Cardinali, S. Cascino, C. Castaldo, C. Centioli, R. Cesario, P.Chuillon, S. Ciattaglia, V. Cocilovo, R. De Angelis, M. De Benedetti, E. de la Luna, F. De Marco, B. Esposito, D. Frigione, E. Giovannozzi 1, B. Francioni, L. Gabellieri, G. Gatti, C. Gormezano, F. Gravanti, M. Grolli, F. Iannone,H. Kroegler, M. Leigheb, G. Maddaluno, G. Mafia, M. Marinucci,G. Mazzitelli, P. Micozzi, F. Mirizzi, S. Nowak, F.P. Orsitto, D. Pacella, L.Panaccione, M. Panella, F. Papitto, V. Pericoli Ridolfini, L. Pieroni, S.Podda, F. Poli, G. Pulcella, G. Ravera, G.B. Righetti, F. Romanelli, M. Romanelli, A. Russo, F. Santini, Sassi, S.E. Segre , A. Simonetto, P. Smeulders,S. Sternini, A. Saveliev, N. Tartoni, P.E. Travisanutto, A.A. Tuccillo,V. Vitale, G. Vlad, M. Zerbini, F. Zonca.
"ECRH studies: formation and control of internal transport barriers and MHD stabilization"
28th EPS Conference on Controlled Fusion and Plasma Physics, Madeira, Portugal 18 - 22 June 2001

T. Fukuda and the International ITB database working group: A. Peeters, F. Ryter, G. Sips, R. Wolf, M. Greenwald, J. Kinsey, P. Gohil, C. Greenfield, G. Bracco,Y. Baranov , A. Bécoulet, P. Buratti, L. G. Ericsson, B. Esposito, T. Hellsten, F. Imbeaux, P. Maget,T. Fujita, T. Fukuda, S. Ide, Y. Kamada, Y. Sakamoto, H. Shirai, T. Suzuki, T. Takizuka, D. Hogeweij, Yu. Esipchuk, N. Kirneva, K. Razumova, T. Hahm, E. Synakowski,T. Aniel, X. Garbet, T. Hoang, X. Litaudon
"Formation condition of Internal Transport Barrier"
28th EPS Conference on Controlled Fusion and Plasma Physics, Madeira, Portugal 18 - 22 June 2001

Technical reports

R.A. Forrest, M. Pillon, U. Von Möllendorff and K. Seidel
Validation of EASY-2001 using integral measurements
UKAEA Report FUS 467 (2001)


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