Alcator C-Mod

Fusion Approach

Tokamak

Design Parameters
Major Radius (m)Minor Radius (m)Plasma Current (MA)Toroidal Magnetic Field (T)Duration (s)
0.670.2229
Experimental Results
PublicationDensity (m-3)Temperature (keV)Energy Confinement Time (s)Triple Product (m-3 keV s)
Access to pedestal pressu... 2.5×1020(electron)1.375(electron) 3.4×10-21.2×1019
Access to pedestal pressu... 3.2×1020(electron)1.563(electron) 4.8×10-22.4×1019
Access to pedestal pressu... 3.6×1020(electron)1.823(electron) 5.4×10-23.5×1019
Access to pedestal pressu... 1.2×1020(electron)3.385(electron) 7.9×10-23.2×1019
Access to pedestal pressu... 1×1020(electron)3.438(electron) 5.7×10-22.0×1019
Access to pedestal pressu... 1.1×1020(electron)4.261(electron) 4.8×10-22.2×1019
Access to pedestal pressu... 1.5×1020(electron)3.542(electron) 5.4×10-22.9×1019
Affiliated Organizations

MIT

In Operation

1991 - 2016