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Title: Solar and LHD Plasma Diagnostics

Abstract

Japanese sun observing mission; Solar-B (Hinode) was launched on 23-Sep-06. The EUV Imaging Spectrometer (EIS) on board Solar-B will be able to observe, for the first time in Solar EUV observations, spectra and monochromatic images of non-ionization-equilibrium plasmas in the solar transition-region and corona at two-wavelength bands of 170 - 210Aa and 250 - 290Aa, with typical time-resolutions of 1 - 10 seconds. Time-dependent collisonal-radiative model has been developed to diagnose temperatures and densities of those plasmas in the outer atmospheres of the Sun. No systematic models yet exist for iron ions of L- and M-shells, which are very important for coronal plasma diagnostics. Atomic data of Fe X to Fe XV are surveyed and evaluated, and most recommended data are determined. Obtaining of the experimental data of iron ions are on-going. EUV spectra in the wavelengths of 170 - 190Aa were also taken by Large Helical Device (LHD) of NIFS, injecting iron TESPEL (tracer-encapsulated solid pellet)

Authors:
 [1]; ;  [2];  [3]
  1. Nat. Inst. Astron. Obs., NINS, 2-21-2 Osawa, Mitaka, Tokyo, 181-8588 (Japan)
  2. Nat. Inst. Fusion Sci., NINS, 322-6, Oroshi-cho Toki, Gifu Pref., 509-5292 (Japan)
  3. Nagoya Univ., Furo-cho, Chikusa-ku, Nagoya, Aichi Pref., 464-8603 (Japan)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
21056925
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: AIP Conference Proceedings; Journal Volume: 901; Journal Issue: 1; Conference: ICAMDATA: 5. international conference on atomic and molecular data and their applications, Meudon (France), 15-19 Oct 2006; Other Information: DOI: 10.1063/1.2727371; (c) 2007 American Institute of Physics; Country of input: International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
70 PLASMA PHYSICS AND FUSION TECHNOLOGY; EMISSION SPECTRA; EQUILIBRIUM PLASMA; IMAGES; IONIZATION; IRON IONS; LHD DEVICE; M SHELL; MONOCHROMATIC RADIATION; PLASMA DENSITY; PLASMA DIAGNOSTICS; SOLAR WIND; TIME DEPENDENCE; TIME RESOLUTION; ULTRAVIOLET SPECTROMETERS; WAVELENGTHS

Citation Formats

Watanabe, T., Kato, T., Murakami, I., and Yamamoto, M.. Solar and LHD Plasma Diagnostics. United States: N. p., 2007. Web. doi:10.1063/1.2727371.
Watanabe, T., Kato, T., Murakami, I., & Yamamoto, M.. Solar and LHD Plasma Diagnostics. United States. doi:10.1063/1.2727371.
Watanabe, T., Kato, T., Murakami, I., and Yamamoto, M.. Fri . "Solar and LHD Plasma Diagnostics". United States. doi:10.1063/1.2727371.
@article{osti_21056925,
title = {Solar and LHD Plasma Diagnostics},
author = {Watanabe, T. and Kato, T. and Murakami, I. and Yamamoto, M.},
abstractNote = {Japanese sun observing mission; Solar-B (Hinode) was launched on 23-Sep-06. The EUV Imaging Spectrometer (EIS) on board Solar-B will be able to observe, for the first time in Solar EUV observations, spectra and monochromatic images of non-ionization-equilibrium plasmas in the solar transition-region and corona at two-wavelength bands of 170 - 210Aa and 250 - 290Aa, with typical time-resolutions of 1 - 10 seconds. Time-dependent collisonal-radiative model has been developed to diagnose temperatures and densities of those plasmas in the outer atmospheres of the Sun. No systematic models yet exist for iron ions of L- and M-shells, which are very important for coronal plasma diagnostics. Atomic data of Fe X to Fe XV are surveyed and evaluated, and most recommended data are determined. Obtaining of the experimental data of iron ions are on-going. EUV spectra in the wavelengths of 170 - 190Aa were also taken by Large Helical Device (LHD) of NIFS, injecting iron TESPEL (tracer-encapsulated solid pellet)},
doi = {10.1063/1.2727371},
journal = {AIP Conference Proceedings},
number = 1,
volume = 901,
place = {United States},
year = {Fri Apr 06 00:00:00 EDT 2007},
month = {Fri Apr 06 00:00:00 EDT 2007}
}
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