EPJ Web Conf.
Volume 157, 201722 Topical Conference on Radio-Frequency Power in Plasmas
|Number of page(s)||4|
|Published online||23 October 2017|
On all-FLR order numerical modelling of RF wave propagation and damping
1 LPP-ERM/KMS, EUROfusion Consortium Member - Trilateral Euregio Cluster, Brussels, Belgium
2 CCFE, Culham Science Centre, Abingdon, OX14 3DB, UK
* Corresponding author: email@example.com
Published online: 23 October 2017
Determining the fate of waves in hot magnetized plasmas in magnetic confinement fusion machines close to arbitrary cyclotron harmonics retaining finite Larmor radius effects requires solving the relevant integro-differential wave equation for waves of arbitrary wavelength. Anticipating exploitation in as realistic geometry as possible this requires massive computer resources. Work is ongoing to attempt reducing the required CPU memory and time. As Morlet wavelets are localised in x-space as well as k-space, they potentially offer a means to solve the relevant wave equation at reduced CPU requirement cost. Encouraging first results are obtained.
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