Publications 2006

Gates DA, Ferron JR, Bell M, et al.
Plasma shape control on the National Spherical Torus Experiment (NSTX) using real-time equilibrium reconstruction 
NUCLEAR FUSION 46 (1): 17-23 JAN 2006 

Heidbrink WW, Fredrickson ED, Gorelenkov NN, et al.
Observation of compressional Alfven eigenmodes (CAE) in a conventional tokamak 
NUCLEAR FUSION 46 (2): 324-334 FEB 2006 

Gates DA, Kessel C, Menard J, et al.
Progress towards steady state on NSTX 
NUCLEAR FUSION 46 (3): S22-S28 Sp. Iss. SI MAR 2006 

Sabbagh SA, Sontag AC, Bialek JM, et al.
Resistive wall stabilized operation in rotating high beta NSTX plasmas 
NUCLEAR FUSION 46 (5): 635-644 MAY 2006 

Reimerdes H, Hender TC, Sabbagh SA, et al.
Cross-machine comparison of resonant field amplification and resistive wall mode stabilization by plasma rotation 
PHYSICS OF PLASMAS 13 (5): Art. No. 056107 MAY 2006 
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Kessel CE, Bell RE, Bell MG, et al.
Long pulse high performance plasma scenario development for the National Spherical Torus Experiment 
PHYSICS OF PLASMAS 13 (5): Art. No. 056108 MAY 2006 
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Fredrickson ED, Bell RE, Darrow DS, et al.
Collective fast ion instability-induced losses in national spherical tokamak experiment 
PHYSICS OF PLASMAS 13 (5): Art. No. 056109 MAY 2006 
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Zweben SJ, Maqueda RJ, Terry JL, et al.
Structure and motion of edge turbulence in the national spherical torus experiment and alcator C-mod 
PHYSICS OF PLASMAS 13 (5): Art. No. 056114 MAY 2006 
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Gates DA, Maingi R, Menard J, et al.
Effect of plasma shaping on performance in the national spherical torus experiment 
PHYSICS OF PLASMAS 13 (5): Art. No. 056122 MAY 2006 
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Kaye SM, Valovic M, Chudnovskiy A, et al.
The role of aspect ratio and beta in H-mode confinement scalings 
PLASMA PHYSICS AND CONTROLLED FUSION 48: A429-A438 Sp. Iss. SI Suppl. 5A MAY 2006 

Zhu W, Sabbagh S, Bell R, et al.
Observation of plasma toroidal-momentum dissipation by neoclassical toroidal viscosity 
PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 96 (22): Art. No. 225002 JUN 9 2006 
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Mastrovito D, Davis W, Dong J, et al.
Integrating EPICS and MDSplus
FUSION ENGINEERING AND DESIGN 81 (15-17): 1847-1851 Sp. Iss. SI JUL 2006

Gates DA, Ferron JR, Bell M, et al.
Status of the control system on the national spherical torus experiment (NSTX)
FUSION ENGINEERING AND DESIGN 81 (15-17): 1911-1916 Sp. Iss. SI JUL 2006

Davis WM, Mastrovito DM, Bush CE, et al.
Storage and analysis techniques for fast 2D camera data on NSTX
FUSION ENGINEERING AND DESIGN 81 (15-17): 1975-1979 Sp. Iss. SI JUL 2006

White AE, Zweben SJ, Burin MJ, et al.
Bispectral analysis of low- to high-confinement mode transitions in the National Spherical Torus Experiment
PHYSICS OF PLASMAS 13 (7): Art. No. 072301 JUL 2006 
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Crocker NA, Peebles WA, Kubota S, et al.
Three-wave interactions between fast-ion modes in the national spherical torus experiment
PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 97 (4): Art. No. 045002 JUL 28 2006
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Sabbagh SA, Bell RE, Menard JE, et al.
Active stabilization of the resistive-wall mode in high-beta, low-rotation plasmas
PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 97 (4): Art. No. 045004 JUL 28 2006
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Wang WX, Rewoldt G, Tang WM, et al.
Nonlocal neoclassical transport in tokamak and spherical torus experiments 
PHYSICS OF PLASMAS 13 (8): Art. No. 082501 AUG 2006 
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Heidbrink WW, Ruskov E, Fredrickson E, et al.
Weak effect of ion cyclotron acceleration on rapidly chirping beam-driven instabilities in the National Spherical Torus Experiment
PLASMA PHYSICS AND CONTROLLED FUSION 48 1347-1372 AUG 2006 

Bell MG, Bell RE, Gates DA, et al.
New capabilities and results for the National Spherical Torus Experiment 
NUCLEAR FUSION 46 (8): S565-S572 AUG 2006 

Myra JR, D'Ippolito DA, Stotler DP, et al.
Blob birth and transport in the tokamak edge plasma: Analysis of imaging data 
PHYSICS OF PLASMAS 13 (9): Art. No. 092509 SEP 2006 
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Maingi R, Bell MG, Fredrickson ED, et al.
Characterization of small, Type V edge-localized modes in the National Spherical Torus Experiment 
PHYSICS OF PLASMAS 13 (9): Art. No. 092510 SEP 2006 
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Stutman D, Finkenthal M, Tritz K, et al.
Studies of improved electron confinement in low density L-mode National Spherical Torus Experiment Discharges 
PHYSICS OF PLASMAS 13 (9): Art. No. 092511 SEP 2006 
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Menard JE, Bell RE, Gates DA, et al.
Observation of instability-induced current redistribution in a spherical-torus plasma 
PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS 97 (9): Art. No. 095002 SEP 1 2006 
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Raman R, Nelson BA, Bell MG, et al.
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Fredrickson ED, Gorelenkov NN, Bell RE, et al.
Fast ion loss in a 'sea-of-TAE' 
NUCLEAR FUSION 46 (10): S926-S932 OCT 2006 

Gorelenkov NN, Fredrickson ED, Heidbrink WW, et al.
Discrete compressional Alfven eigenmode spectrum in tokamaks 
NUCLEAR FUSION 46 (10): S933-S941 OCT 2006 

Kaye SM, Bell MG, Bell RE, et al.
Energy confinement scaling in the low aspect ratio National Spherical Torus Experiment (NSTX) 
NUCLEAR FUSION 46 (10): 848-857 OCT 2006 

Yan L, Evans TE, Kaye SM, et al.
Modelling of stochastic magnetic perturbation by RWMEF coils on NSTX 
NUCLEAR FUSION 46 (10): 858-863 OCT 2006 

Munsat T, Zweben SJ
Derivation of time-dependent two-dimensional velocity field maps for plasma turbulence studies 
REVIEW OF SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENTS 77 (10): Art. No. 103501 OCT 2006 
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Dorf LA, Roquemore AL, Wurden GA, et al.
Imaging system for hypervelocity dust injection diagnostic on NSTX 
REVIEW OF SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENTS 77 (10): Art. No. 10E517 OCT 2006 
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Roquemore AL, Davis W, Kaita R, et al.
Imaging of high-speed dust particle trajectories on NSTX 
REVIEW OF SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENTS 77 (10): Art. No. 10E526 OCT 2006
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Bell RE
Carbon ion plume emission produced by charge exchange with neutral beams on National Spherical Torus Experiment 
REVIEW OF SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENTS 77 (10): Art. No. 10E902 OCT 2006 
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Diem SJ, Taylor G, Efthimion PC, et al.
T-e(R, t) measurements using electron Bernstein wave thermal emission on NSTX 
REVIEW OF SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENTS 77 (10): Art. No. 10E919 OCT 2006 
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Kubota S, Peebles WA, Nguyen XV, et al.
Ultrafast millimeter-wave frequency-modulated continuous-wave reflectometry for NSTX 
REVIEW OF SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENTS 77 (10): Art. No. 10E926 OCT 2006
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Wilgen JB, Ryan PM, Hanson GR, et al.
Reflectometer sensing of rf waves in front of the high harmonic fast wave antenna on NSTX 
REVIEW OF SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENTS 77 (10): Art. No. 10E933 OCT 2006 

Liu D, Heidbrink WW, Darrow DS, et al.
Performance of the solid state neutral particle analyzer array on the national spherical torus experiment 
REVIEW OF SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENTS 77 (10): Art. No. 10F113 OCT 2006 
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Heidbrink WW, Bell RE, Luo Y, et al.
Fast-ion D-alpha diagnostic for NSTX 
REVIEW OF SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENTS 77 (10): Art. No. 10F120 OCT 2006 
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Soukhanovskii VA, Johnson DW, Kaita R, et al.
Electron density measurements in the National Spherical Torus Experiment detached divertor region using Stark broadening of deuterium infrared Paschen emission lines 
REVIEW OF SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENTS 77 (10): Art. No. 10F127 OCT 2006
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Beiersdorfer P, Bitter M, Roquemore L, et al.
Grazing-incidence spectrometer for soft x-ray and extreme ultraviolet spectroscopy on the National Spherical Torus Experiment 
REVIEW OF SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENTS 77 (10): Art. No. 10F306 OCT 2006 
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Stutman D, Tritz K, Delgado-Aparicio L, et al.
High throughput measurements of soft x-ray impurity emission using a multilayer mirror telescope 
REVIEW OF SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENTS 77 (10): Art. No. 10F330 OCT 2006
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Lee KC, Domier CW, Johnson M, et al.
Survey of diagnostic systems for the study of gyrocenter shifts on National Spherical Torus Experiment 
REVIEW OF SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENTS 77 (10): Art. No. 10F505 OCT 2006
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Tritz K, Stutman D, Delgado-Aparicio L, et al.
Three-dimensional modeling and inversion of x-ray pinhole detector arrays 
REVIEW OF SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENTS 77 (10): Art. No. 10F510 OCT 2006
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Preinhaelter J, Urban J, Pavlo P, et al.
Electron Bernstein wave simulations and comparison to preliminary NSTX emission data 
REVIEW OF SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENTS 77 (10): Art. No. 10F524 OCT 2006 
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Kolesnichenko YI, White RB, Yakovenko YV
High-frequency shear Alfven instability driven by circulating energetic ions in NSTX 
PHYSICS OF PLASMAS 13 (12): Art. No. 122503 DEC 2006
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Doyle EJ, Garofalo AM, Greenfield CM, et al.
Progress on advanced tokamak and steady-state scenario development on DIII-D and NSTX 
PLASMA PHYSICS AND CONTROLLED FUSION 48 (12B): B39-B52 Sp. Iss. SI DEC 2006 

Alonso JA, Zweben SJ, Carvalho P, et al.
Impact of different confinement regimes on the two-dimensional structure of edge turbulence 
PLASMA PHYSICS AND CONTROLLED FUSION 48 (12B): B465-B473 Sp. Iss. SI DEC 2006