ASDEX

Fusion Approach

Tokamak

Design Parameters
Major Radius (m)Minor Radius (m)Plasma Current (MA)Toroidal Magnetic Field (T)Duration (s)
1.650.40.5
Notes

The ASDEX tokamak began operation in 1980 and H-mode was discovered in ASDEX in 1982. In 1991 it was transferred to SWIP (Southwestern Institute of Physics) in Chengdu, China and it was used to build HL-2A.

Affiliated Organizations

Max Planck Institute of Plasma Physics

In Operation

1980 - 1990