skip to main content
DOE PAGES title logo U.S. Department of Energy
Office of Scientific and Technical Information

This content will become publicly available on January 2, 2021

Title: Shaping effects on scrape-off layer plasma turbulence: A rigorous validation of three-dimensional simulations against TCV measurements

Authors:
ORCiD logo [1]; ORCiD logo [2]; ORCiD logo [3]; ORCiD logo [4];
  1. École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Swiss Plasma Center (SPC), CH-1015 Lausanne, Switzerland, United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority, Culham Centre for Fusion Energy, Culham Science Centre, Abingdon, Oxon OX14 3DB, United Kingdom
  2. École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Swiss Plasma Center (SPC), CH-1015 Lausanne, Switzerland, Center for Energy Research (CER), University of California-San Diego (UCSD), La Jolla, California 92093, USA
  3. Center for Energy Research (CER), University of California-San Diego (UCSD), La Jolla, California 92093, USA
  4. École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Swiss Plasma Center (SPC), CH-1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
Publication Date:
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1581017
Grant/Contract Number:  
SC0010529
Resource Type:
Publisher's Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Physics of Plasmas
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Name: Physics of Plasmas Journal Volume: 27 Journal Issue: 1; Journal ID: ISSN 1070-664X
Publisher:
American Institute of Physics
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

Citation Formats

Riva, F., Tsui, C. K., Boedo, J. A., Ricci, P., and TCV Team. Shaping effects on scrape-off layer plasma turbulence: A rigorous validation of three-dimensional simulations against TCV measurements. United States: N. p., 2020. Web. doi:10.1063/1.5123451.
Riva, F., Tsui, C. K., Boedo, J. A., Ricci, P., & TCV Team. Shaping effects on scrape-off layer plasma turbulence: A rigorous validation of three-dimensional simulations against TCV measurements. United States. doi:10.1063/1.5123451.
Riva, F., Tsui, C. K., Boedo, J. A., Ricci, P., and TCV Team. Wed . "Shaping effects on scrape-off layer plasma turbulence: A rigorous validation of three-dimensional simulations against TCV measurements". United States. doi:10.1063/1.5123451.
@article{osti_1581017,
title = {Shaping effects on scrape-off layer plasma turbulence: A rigorous validation of three-dimensional simulations against TCV measurements},
author = {Riva, F. and Tsui, C. K. and Boedo, J. A. and Ricci, P. and TCV Team},
abstractNote = {},
doi = {10.1063/1.5123451},
journal = {Physics of Plasmas},
number = 1,
volume = 27,
place = {United States},
year = {2020},
month = {1}
}

Journal Article:
Free Publicly Available Full Text
This content will become publicly available on January 2, 2021
Publisher's Version of Record

Save / Share:

Works referenced in this record:

Verification of BOUT++ by the method of manufactured solutions
journal, June 2016

  • Dudson, B. D.; Madsen, J.; Omotani, J.
  • Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 23, Issue 6
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.4953429

Collisionless magnetic reconnection in the presence of a guide field
journal, August 2004

  • Ricci, Paolo; Brackbill, J. U.; Daughton, W.
  • Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 11, Issue 8
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.1768552

Simulation benchmarks for low-pressure plasmas: Capacitive discharges
journal, January 2013

  • Turner, M. M.; Derzsi, A.; Donkó, Z.
  • Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 20, Issue 1
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.4775084

A methodology for the rigorous verification of Particle-in-Cell simulations
journal, March 2017

  • Riva, Fabio; Beadle, Carrie F.; Ricci, Paolo
  • Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 24, Issue 5
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.4977917

Effect of the Boussinesq approximation: Turbulence studies with GRILLIX in slab geometry
journal, May 2018

  • Ross, Alexander; Stegmeir, Andreas; Coster, David
  • Contributions to Plasma Physics, Vol. 58, Issue 6-8
  • DOI: 10.1002/ctpp.201700154

Plasma shaping effects on tokamak scrape-off layer turbulence
journal, January 2017

  • Riva, Fabio; Lanti, Emmanuel; Jolliet, Sébastien
  • Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion, Vol. 59, Issue 3
  • DOI: 10.1088/1361-6587/aa5322

Fluctuations and transport in the TCV scrape-off layer
journal, June 2007


Creation and control of variably shaped plasmas in TCV
journal, December 1994


Filamentary velocity scaling validation in the TCV tokamak
journal, July 2018

  • Tsui, C. K.; Boedo, J. A.; Myra, J. R.
  • Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 25, Issue 7
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.5038019

Two-dimensional modelling of blob dynamics in tokamak edge plasmas
journal, April 2006

  • Yu, G. Q.; Krasheninnikov, S. I.; Guzdar, P. N.
  • Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 13, Issue 4
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.2193087

Finite ion temperature effects on scrape-off layer turbulence
journal, January 2015

  • Mosetto, Annamaria; Halpern, Federico D.; Jolliet, Sébastien
  • Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 22, Issue 1
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.4904300

Hermes: global plasma edge fluid turbulence simulations
journal, April 2017


Three-dimensional simulations of plasma turbulence in the RFX-mod scrape-off layer and comparison with experimental measurements
journal, February 2018

  • Riva, Fabio; Vianello, Nicola; Spolaore, Monica
  • Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 25, Issue 2
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.5008803

On energy and momentum conservation in particle-in-cell plasma simulation
journal, July 2016


Simulation of plasma turbulence in scrape-off layer conditions: the GBS code, simulation results and code validation
journal, November 2012


The GBS code for tokamak scrape-off layer simulations
journal, June 2016


Uncertainty propagation by using spectral methods: A practical application to a two-dimensional turbulence fluid model
journal, October 2017

  • Riva, Fabio; Milanese, Lucio; Ricci, Paolo
  • Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 24, Issue 10
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.4996445

Simulation of plasma turbulence in the periphery of diverted tokamak by using the GBS code
journal, November 2018

  • Paruta, Paola; Ricci, P.; Riva, F.
  • Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 25, Issue 11
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.5047741

Turbulence Phase Space in Simple Magnetized Toroidal Plasmas
journal, April 2010


Accounting for Debye sheath expansion for proud Langmuir probes in magnetic confinement fusion plasmas
journal, January 2018

  • Tsui, C. K.; Boedo, J. A.; Stangeby, P. C.
  • Review of Scientific Instruments, Vol. 89, Issue 1
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.4995353

Verification and validation in computational fluid dynamics
journal, April 2002


Tokamak equilibrium reconstruction code LIUQE and its real time implementation
journal, February 2015


A verification of the gyrokinetic microstability codes GEM, GYRO, and GS2
journal, October 2013

  • Bravenec, R. V.; Chen, Y.; Candy, J.
  • Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 20, Issue 10
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.4826511

Comparisons and physics basis of tokamak transport models and turbulence simulations
journal, March 2000

  • Dimits, A. M.; Bateman, G.; Beer, M. A.
  • Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 7, Issue 3
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.873896

Nonlinear reduced Braginskii equations with ion thermal dynamics in toroidal plasma
journal, June 1997

  • Zeiler, A.; Drake, J. F.; Rogers, B.
  • Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 4, Issue 6
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.872368

The TOKAM3X code for edge turbulence fluid simulations of tokamak plasmas in versatile magnetic geometries
journal, September 2016


Multi-machine scaling of the main SOL parallel heat flux width in tokamak limiter plasmas
journal, May 2016


Simulation of transition dynamics to high confinement in fusion plasmas
journal, December 2015


Verification, validation, and predictive capability in computational engineering and physics
journal, September 2004

  • Oberkampf, William L.; Trucano, Timothy G.; Hirsch, Charles
  • Applied Mechanics Reviews, Vol. 57, Issue 5
  • DOI: 10.1115/1.1767847

GDB: A global 3D two-fluid model of plasma turbulence and transport in the tokamak edge
journal, November 2018

  • Zhu, Ben; Francisquez, Manaure; Rogers, Barrett N.
  • Computer Physics Communications, Vol. 232
  • DOI: 10.1016/j.cpc.2018.06.002

Fast scanning probe for the NSTX spherical tokamak
journal, December 2009

  • Boedo, J. A.; Crocker, N.; Chousal, L.
  • Review of Scientific Instruments, Vol. 80, Issue 12
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.3266065

Overview of the TCV tokamak program: scientific progress and facility upgrades
journal, June 2017


Langmuir probe-based observables for plasma-turbulence code validation and application to the TORPEX basic plasma physics experiment
journal, May 2009

  • Ricci, Paolo; Theiler, C.; Fasoli, A.
  • Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 16, Issue 5
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.3082698

The European turbulence code benchmarking effort: turbulence driven by thermal gradients in magnetically confined plasmas
journal, November 2008


Optimal Model Management for Multifidelity Monte Carlo Estimation
journal, January 2016

  • Peherstorfer, Benjamin; Willcox, Karen; Gunzburger, Max
  • SIAM Journal on Scientific Computing, Vol. 38, Issue 5
  • DOI: 10.1137/15M1046472

Understanding and suppressing the near scrape-off layer heat flux feature in inboard-limited plasmas in TCV
journal, September 2017


Non-linear simulations of the TCV Scrape-Off Layer
journal, August 2017


Computations of Intermittent Transport in Scrape-Off Layer Plasmas
journal, April 2004


Boundary conditions for plasma fluid models at the magnetic presheath entrance
journal, December 2012

  • Loizu, J.; Ricci, P.; Halpern, F. D.
  • Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 19, Issue 12
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.4771573

Interchange turbulence in the TCV scrape-off layer
journal, December 2005


Verification and validation for magnetic fusion
journal, May 2010


Impact of plasma triangularity and collisionality on electron heat transport in TCV L-mode plasmas
journal, June 2007


Three dimensional simulations of plasma filaments in the scrape off layer: A comparison with models of reduced dimensionality
journal, December 2014

  • Easy, L.; Militello, F.; Omotani, J.
  • Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 21, Issue 12
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.4904207

A theoretical interpretation of the main scrape-off layer heat-flux width scaling for tokamak inner-wall limited plasmas
journal, July 2016


Poloidal asymmetry in the narrow heat flux feature in the TCV scrape-off layer
journal, June 2017

  • Tsui, C. K.; Boedo, J. A.; Halpern, F. D.
  • Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 24, Issue 6
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.4985075

Application of Gaussian process regression to plasma turbulent transport model validation via integrated modelling
journal, March 2019


Turbulent regimes in the tokamak scrape-off layer
journal, September 2013

  • Mosetto, Annamaria; Halpern, Federico D.; Jolliet, Sébastien
  • Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 20, Issue 9
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.4821597

Self-similar density turbulence in the TCV tokamak scrape-off layer
journal, February 2005


Plasma turbulence, suprathermal ion dynamics and code validation on the basic plasma physics device TORPEX
journal, March 2015


Low-Frequency Turbulence in a Linear Magnetized Plasma
journal, June 2010


Stochastic Response Surface Methods (SRSMs) for Uncertainty Propagation: Application to Environmental and Biological Systems
journal, June 1998


GRILLIX: a 3D turbulence code based on the flux-coordinate independent approach
journal, January 2018

  • Stegmeir, Andreas; Coster, David; Ross, Alexander
  • Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion, Vol. 60, Issue 3
  • DOI: 10.1088/1361-6587/aaa373

Aspect ratio effects on limited scrape-off layer plasma turbulence
journal, February 2014

  • Jolliet, Sébastien; Halpern, Federico D.; Loizu, Joaquim
  • Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 21, Issue 2
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.4863956

Validation metrics for turbulent plasma transport
journal, June 2016


Verification methodology for plasma simulations and application to a scrape-off layer turbulence code
journal, June 2014

  • Riva, Fabio; Ricci, Paolo; Halpern, Federico D.
  • Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 21, Issue 6
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.4879778

Validation in fusion research: Towards guidelines and best practices
journal, June 2008

  • Terry, P. W.; Greenwald, M.; Leboeuf, J. -N.
  • Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 15, Issue 6
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.2928909

Methodology for turbulence code validation: Quantification of simulation-experiment agreement and application to the TORPEX experiment
journal, March 2011

  • Ricci, Paolo; Theiler, C.; Fasoli, A.
  • Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 18, Issue 3
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.3559436

Validation of nonlinear gyrokinetic transport models using turbulence measurements
journal, February 2019