Swiss Plasma Center

Plasma in the RAID device

Plasma in the RAID device

Our Mission

The Swiss Plasma Center is one of the world’s leading fusion research laboratories. Through a wide range of research programs, all connected to education and training at different levels, we work to advance our understanding of the physics of plasmas and develop fusion as an energy source.


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We provide education in Physics for students of all levels and various sections

The last 5 papers of the Swiss Plasma Center

Truncated Levy motion through path integrals and applications to nondiffusive suprathermal ion transport

F. Manke; M. Baquero-Ruiz; I. Furno; O. Chellai; A. Fasoli et al. 

Physical Review E. 2019-11-18. Vol. 100, num. 5, p. 052122. DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevE.100.052122.

Nonlinear Gyrokinetic Coulomb Collision Operator

R. Jorge; B. J. Frei; P. Ricci 

Journal of Plasma Physics. 2019-11-08. Vol. 85, num. 6, p. 905850604. DOI : 10.1017/S0022377819000734.

Ion cyclotron resonance heating scenarios for DEMO

D. Van Eester; E. Lerche; R. Ragona; A. Messiaen; T. Wauters et al. 

Nuclear Fusion. 2019-10-01. Vol. 59, num. 10, p. 106051. DOI : 10.1088/1741-4326/ab318b.

Interpretative and predictive modelling of Joint European Torus collisionality scans

F. Eriksson; E. Fransson; M. Oberparleiter; H. Nordman; P. Strand et al. 

Plasma Physics And Controlled Fusion. 2019-11-01. Vol. 61, num. 11, p. 115004. DOI : 10.1088/1361-6587/ab2f45.

Recurrence Plots for Dynamic Analysis of Type-I ELMs at JET With a Carbon Wall

B. Cannas; A. Fanni; A. Murari; F. Pisano; S. Abduallev et al. 

Ieee Transactions On Plasma Science. 2019-04-01. Vol. 47, num. 4, p. 1871-1877. DOI : 10.1109/TPS.2019.2901313.

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