Physics Highlights, 2013
Confinement Scaling of RM in MPDX validated
December 1, 2013
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2013 saw the first year of MPDX operation. Electron temperatures of ~20 eV and densities of 10^18 m^-3 were measured and the scaling of temperature with power was established. This allows the conductivity and viscosity to be predicted and hence the Re-Rm operating space to be mapped out.