Ion-Cyclotron RF Heating System

Ion Cyclotron RF Heating

Ion Cyclotron RF Heating

An external heating system for the ITER Plasma

Heating power of about 20 MW

8 sources; about 2.5-3MW/source made using amplifier chains, Power Supplies Frequency range: 35-65 MHz

Currently R&D activities ongoing on two technologies – Diacrode and Tetrode

In collaboration with Thales Electron Devices, France and Continental Electronics Corp. USA

Promoting Development of RF technology in the country

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