Publications

A Pilot Plant as the Next Step toward an MFE DEMO
G.H. Neilson, D. Gates, J. Menard, S. Prager, S. Scott, J.R. Wilson, M. Zarnstorff
     21st International Toki Conference, 28 November — 1 December, 2011, Gifu, Japan
     Japan Society of Plasma and Fusion Research (JSPF)
     PPPL-4718 (Pre-print abstract) 

International Perspectives on a Path to MFE DEMO
     G.H. Neilson, et al. 

Summary of the International Workshop on Magnetic Fusion Energy (MFE) Roadmapping in the ITER Era
   G.H. Neilson, G. Federici, J. Li, D. Maisonnier, R. Wolf
     (Conference Report) 7 — 10 September, 2011, Princeton, NJ, USA
     Nuclear Fusion 52 (2012 047001)
     PPPL-4733 (Pre-print abstract)

Charting the Roadmap to Magnetic Fusion Energy
   G.H. Neilson, R. Betti, D. Gates, C. Kessel, J. Menard, S. Prager, S. Scott, M. Zarnstorff

Control of Stellarator Properties Illustrated by a Wendelstein 7-X Equilibrium
   Allen H. Boozer and L.P. Ku
     Physics of Plasmas 18, 052501 (2011) 

Reducing Turbulent Transport in Toroidal Configurations via Shaping
   H.E. Mynick, N. Pomphrey, P. Xanthopoulos
     Phys. Plasmas 18, 056101 (2011); doi:10.1063/1.3560591 (5 pages)

New Classes of Quasi-helically Symmetric Stellarators
   L.P. Ku and A.H. Boozer
     Nuclear Fusion 51 (2011) 013004    © 2011 IAEA, Vienna
     PPPL-4540 (Pre-print)

Climate Change, Nuclear Power, and Nuclear Proliferation: Magnitude Matters
   Robert J. Goldston

Prospects for Pilot Plants Based on the Tokamak, Spherical Tokamak and Stellarator
   J.E. Menard, L. Bromberg, T. Brown, T. burgess, D. Dix, L. El-Guebal, T. Gerity, R.J. Goldston, R.J. Hawryluk, 
   R. Kastner, C. Kessel, S. Malang, J. Minervini, G.H. Neilson, C.L. Neumeyer, S. Prager, M. Sawan, J. Shefield,
   A. Sternlieb, L. Waganer, D. Whyte and M. Zarnstorff
    2011 Nucl. Fusion 51 103014 

Stellarator Coil Design and Plasma Sensitivity 
   Long-Poe Ku and Allen H. Boozer
    Physics of Plasmas 17, 122503 (2010)    © 2010 American Institute of Physics
    PPPL -4571 (Pre-print) 

Stellarator Configuration Improvement using High Temperature Superconducting Monoliths 
   L. Bromberg, M. Zarnstorff, O. Meneghini, T. Brown, P. Heitzenroeder, G.H. Neilson, J.V. Minervini, and A. Boozer 
   19th Topical Meeting on the Technology of Fusion Energy, November 7-11, 2010, Las Vegas, Nevada 
   Submitted to Fusion Science and Technology 

Objectives and Layout of a High-resolution X-ray Imaging Crystal Spectrometer for the Large Helical Device
   M. Bitter, K. Hill, D. Gates, D. Monticello, H. Neilson, A. Reiman, A.L. Roquemore, S. Morita, 
   M. Goto, H. Yamada, and J.E. Rice
     Review of Scientific Instruments 81 (2010)    © 2010 American Institute of Physics.    .doi:10.1063/1.3490016.

Progress toward Attractive Stellarators
  Neilson, G.H., Bromberg, L., Brown, T.G., Gates, D.A., Ku, L.P., Zarnstorff., M.C., Boozer, A.H., Harris, J.H.,
  Meneghini, O., Mynick, H., Pomphrey, N., Reiman, A.H., and Xanthopoulos, P. 
    23RD IAEA Fusion Energy Conference, 11-16 October 2010, Daejon, Korea (IAEA-F1-CN-180/FTP/P6-06)
    PPPL-4589 (Pre-print) 

Overview of the US Collaborative Program in Stellarator Experiments
  D.A. Gates, C. Baylard, J. Baumgaertel, M. Bitter, A. Boozer, et al.
    23RD IAEA Fusion Energy Conference, 11-16 October 2010, Daejon, Korea (ICC/P4-01)

Modular Coils and Plasma Configurations for Quasi-axisymmetric Stellarators
   L.P. Ku and A.H. Boozer 
     Nucl. Fusion 50 (2010) 125005 (15pp)    © 2010 IAEA, Vienna
     PPPL-4546 (Pre-print)

Measurements of beam ion loss from the Compact Helical System
   D. S. Darrow, M. Isobe, Takashi Kondo, and M. Sasao
   Nucl. Fusion 50 (2010) 105009 (11pp)    © 2010 IAEA, Vienna  (doi: 10.1088/0029-5515/50/10/105009)

Objectives and Layout of a High-Resolution X-ray Imaging Crystal Spectrometer for the Large Helical Device (LHD)
   M. Bitter, K. Hill, D. Gates, D. Monticello, H. Neilson, A. Reiman, A.L .Roquemore, et al.
     Rev. Sci. Instrum. 81, 10E328 (2010)    © 2010 American Institute of Physics
     PPPL-4538 (Pre-print)

Configuration Space Control for Wendelstein 7-X
   T. Dodson, Ch. Baylard, D. Hartmann, H. Greve, F. Herold
     Contrib. Plasma Phys. 50, no. 8, 756-760 (2010)

Optimizing Stellarators for Turbulent Transport
   H.E. Mynick, N. Pomphrey, and P. Xanthopoulos
     Phys. Rev. Lett. 105, 095004 (2010)
    PPPL-4520 (Pre-print)

Lessons Learned in Risk Management on NCSX
   G.H. Neilson, C.O. Gruber, J.H. Harris ,D.J. Re, R.T. Simmons, R.L. Strykowsky
     SOFE 2009. 23rd IEEE/NPSS Symposium on Fusion Engineering, 2009, June 2009
    © 2009 IEEE (doi: 10.1109/FUSION.2009.5226500)

Engineering Accomplishments in the Construction of NCSX
   G.H. Neilson, P.J. Heitzenroeder, B.E. Nelson, et al. 
     FST (2009) vol. 56 (1) pp. 485-492

Nonaxisymmetric Shaping of Tokamaks Preserving Quasiaxisymmetry
   L-P. Ku,. A.H. Boozer
     PHP 16, 082506 .2009 (11 pages)   © 2009 American Institute of Physics  (doi: 10.1063/1.3207010 )

Feasibility Study for Employing High Temperature Superconductor in a Steady State Compact Stellarator-Based Reactor Design 
   L. Bromberg, P. Michael, J.V. Minervini, and J.H. Schultz
     Prepared by the Plasma Science and Fusion Center, MIT (July 16, 2009)