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

Title: Study of stability in a liner-on-target gas puff Z-pinch as a function of pre-embedded axial magnetic field

Authors:
ORCiD logo [1];  [1]; ORCiD logo [1]; ORCiD logo [1];  [2]; ORCiD logo [2];  [3];  [4];  [4];  [1]
  1. Center for Energy Research, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093, USA
  2. Magneto-Inertial Fusion Technologies, Inc., Tustin California 92780, USA
  3. Physics Department, University of Nevada Reno, Reno Nevada 89512, USA, Mission Support & Test Services, Livermore Operations, Livermore, California 94551, USA
  4. Physics Department, University of Nevada Reno, Reno Nevada 89512, USA
Publication Date:
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1581845
Grant/Contract Number:  
NA0003842
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

Conti, F., Aybar, N., Narkis, J., Valenzuela, J. C., Rahman, H. U., Ruskov, E., Dutra, E., Haque, S., Covington, A., and Beg, F. N. Study of stability in a liner-on-target gas puff Z-pinch as a function of pre-embedded axial magnetic field. United States: N. p., 2020. Web. doi:10.1063/1.5131170.
Conti, F., Aybar, N., Narkis, J., Valenzuela, J. C., Rahman, H. U., Ruskov, E., Dutra, E., Haque, S., Covington, A., & Beg, F. N. Study of stability in a liner-on-target gas puff Z-pinch as a function of pre-embedded axial magnetic field. United States. doi:10.1063/1.5131170.
Conti, F., Aybar, N., Narkis, J., Valenzuela, J. C., Rahman, H. U., Ruskov, E., Dutra, E., Haque, S., Covington, A., and Beg, F. N. Wed . "Study of stability in a liner-on-target gas puff Z-pinch as a function of pre-embedded axial magnetic field". United States. doi:10.1063/1.5131170.
@article{osti_1581845,
title = {Study of stability in a liner-on-target gas puff Z-pinch as a function of pre-embedded axial magnetic field},
author = {Conti, F. and Aybar, N. and Narkis, J. and Valenzuela, J. C. and Rahman, H. U. and Ruskov, E. and Dutra, E. and Haque, S. and Covington, A. and Beg, F. N.},
abstractNote = {},
doi = {10.1063/1.5131170},
journal = {Physics of Plasmas},
number = 1,
volume = 27,
place = {United States},
year = {2020},
month = {1}
}

Journal Article:
Free Publicly Available Full Text
Publisher's Version of Record
DOI: 10.1063/1.5131170

Save / Share:

Works referenced in this record:

Suppression of the Rayleigh–Taylor instability through accretion
journal, January 1996


Magnetic Field Effect on the Initial Parameters of an Imploding Z-Pinch
journal, November 2018

  • Rousskikh, Alexander G.; Zhigalin, Alexander S.; Oreshkin, Vladimir I.
  • IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, Vol. 46, Issue 11
  • DOI: 10.1109/TPS.2018.2866339

The K -shell radiation of a double gas puff z -pinch with an axial magnetic field
journal, April 2003

  • Chaikovsky, S. A.; Labetsky, A. Yu.; Oreshkin, V. I.
  • Laser and Particle Beams, Vol. 21, Issue 2
  • DOI: 10.1017/S0263034603212143

Diagnosing collisions of magnetized, high energy density plasma flows using a combination of collective Thomson scattering, Faraday rotation, and interferometry (invited)
journal, November 2014

  • Swadling, G. F.; Lebedev, S. V.; Hall, G. N.
  • Review of Scientific Instruments, Vol. 85, Issue 11
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.4890564

Effect of the axial magnetic field on a metallic gas-puff pinch implosion
journal, June 2016

  • Rousskikh, A. G.; Zhigalin, A. S.; Oreshkin, V. I.
  • Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 23, Issue 6
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.4953048

Measuring the compression velocity of a Z pinch in an axial magnetic field
journal, June 2017

  • Rousskikh, A. G.; Zhigalin, A. S.; Oreshkin, V. I.
  • Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 24, Issue 6
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.4986096

Generation of K-shell radiation in a double shell plasma linear with a microsecond current generator
journal, November 2001

  • Chaikovsky, S. A.; Sorokin, S. A.
  • Plasma Physics Reports, Vol. 27, Issue 11
  • DOI: 10.1134/1.1416206

Effects of a Preembedded Axial Magnetic Field on the Current Distribution in a Z -Pinch Implosion
journal, January 2019


A review of the dense Z -pinch
journal, June 2011


Determination of magnetic fields based on the Zeeman effect in regimes inaccessible by Zeeman-splitting spectroscopy
journal, March 2014


Ar and Kr on deuterium gas-puff staged Z-pinch implosions on a 1-MA driver: Experiment and simulation
journal, May 2019

  • Rahman, H. U.; Ruskov, E.; Ney, P.
  • Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 26, Issue 5
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.5085673

Initial results for an argon Z pinch using a double-shell gas puff
journal, January 2000

  • Sze, H.; Coleman, P. L.; Failor, B. H.
  • Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 7, Issue 10
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.1288491

Mitigation of Instabilities in a Z-Pinch Plasma by a Preembedded Axial Magnetic Field
journal, October 2014

  • Mikitchuk, Dimitry; Stollberg, Christine; Doron, Ramy
  • IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, Vol. 42, Issue 10
  • DOI: 10.1109/TPS.2014.2327094

Injector design for liner-on-target gas-puff experiments
journal, November 2017

  • Valenzuela, J. C.; Krasheninnikov, I.; Conti, F.
  • Review of Scientific Instruments, Vol. 88, Issue 11
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.4997429

Z Pinch of a Gas Jet
journal, February 1978


Characterization of a Liner-on-Target Gas Injector for Staged Z-Pinch Experiments
journal, November 2018

  • Conti, F.; Valenzuela, J. C.; Aybar, N.
  • IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, Vol. 46, Issue 11
  • DOI: 10.1109/TPS.2018.2856748

Gated liquid scintillator detector for neutron time of flight measurements in a gas-puff Z-pinch experiment
journal, July 2019

  • Ruskov, E.; Glebov, V. Yu.; Darling, T. W.
  • Review of Scientific Instruments, Vol. 90, Issue 7
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.5090785

A Primer on Pulsed Power and Linear Transformer Drivers for High Energy Density Physics Applications
journal, November 2018

  • McBride, R. D.; Stygar, W. A.; Cuneo, M. E.
  • IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, Vol. 46, Issue 11
  • DOI: 10.1109/TPS.2018.2870099

Staged Z Pinch
journal, January 1995

  • Rahman, H. U.; Wessel, F. J.; Rostoker, N.
  • Physical Review Letters, Vol. 74, Issue 5, p. 714-717
  • DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.74.714

Spectroscopic determination of the magnetic-field distribution in an imploding plasma
journal, April 1998

  • Davara, G.; Gregorian, L.; Kroupp, E.
  • Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 5, Issue 4
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.872637

Beyond Zeeman spectroscopy: Magnetic-field diagnostics with Stark-dominated line shapes
journal, September 2011

  • Tessarin, S.; Mikitchuk, D.; Doron, R.
  • Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 18, Issue 9
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.3625555

The dense Z-pinch program at the University of Nevada, Reno
conference, January 1997

  • Bauer, B. S.; Kantsyrev, V. L.; Winterberg, F.
  • The fourth international conference on dense z-pinches
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.53879

Faraday rotation measurements in MAGPIE generator
conference, January 1997

  • Tatarakis, M.; Aliaga-Rossel, R.; Dangor, A. E.
  • The fourth international conference on dense z-pinches
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.53912

Suppression of Rayleigh–Taylor instability by the snowplow mechanism
journal, April 1993

  • Gol’berg, S. M.; Velikovich, A. L.
  • Physics of Fluids B: Plasma Physics, Vol. 5, Issue 4
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.860974

Study of gas-puff Z-pinches on COBRA
journal, November 2014

  • Qi, N.; Rosenberg, E. W.; Gourdain, P. A.
  • Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 21, Issue 11
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.4900748

Liner-on-plasma system near stagnation: Stabilizing effect of a magnetic cushion
journal, June 2011


Formation of tight plasma pinches and generation of high-power soft x-ray radiation pulses in fast Z-pinch implosions
journal, January 2006


Coupling of sausage, kink, and magneto-Rayleigh-Taylor instabilities in a cylindrical liner
journal, March 2015

  • Weis, M. R.; Zhang, P.; Lau, Y. Y.
  • Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 22, Issue 3
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.4915520

The physics of fast Z pinches
journal, January 2000


K-shell radiation of multiple shell gas puff microsecond implosions
journal, June 2005


Large‐scale‐length nonuniformities in gas puff implosions
journal, April 1986

  • Hussey, T. W.; Matzen, M. K.; Roderick, N. F.
  • Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 59, Issue 8
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.336974

Stability analysis of dynamic Z pinches and theta pinches
journal, March 1989

  • Bud’ko, A. B.; Felber, F. S.; Kleev, A. I.
  • Physics of Fluids B: Plasma Physics, Vol. 1, Issue 3
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.859207

Gas puff Z-pinch implosions with external Bz field on COBRA
conference, January 2014

  • Qi, N.; de Grouchy, P.; Schrafel, P. C.
  • 9TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON DENSE Z PINCHES, AIP Conference Proceedings
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.4904775

Rayleigh-Taylor and Richtmyer-Meshkov instabilities and mixing in stratified cylindrical shells
journal, September 2005


Long time implosion experiments with double gas puffs
journal, April 2000

  • Shishlov, A. V.; Baksht, R. B.; Fedunin, A. V.
  • Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 7, Issue 4
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.873936

Observations of the magneto-Rayleigh-Taylor instability and shock dynamics in gas-puff Z-pinch experiments
journal, July 2018

  • de Grouchy, P. W. L.; Kusse, B. R.; Banasek, J.
  • Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 25, Issue 7
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.5032084

Rayleigh-Taylor Instabilities of a Collapsing Cylindrical Shell in a Magnetic Field
journal, January 1962


Temporal evolution of surface ripples on a finite plasma slab subject to the magneto-Rayleigh-Taylor instability
journal, December 2014

  • Weis, M. R.; Zhang, P.; Lau, Y. Y.
  • Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 21, Issue 12
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.4904210