The Z-pinch experiments with deuterium gas-puff surrounded by an outer plasma shell were carried out on the GIT-12 generator (Tomsk, Russia) at currents of 2 MA. The plasma shell consisting of hydrogen and carbon ions was formed by 48 plasma guns. The deuterium gas-puff was created by a fast electromagnetic valve. This configuration provides an efficient mode of the neutron production in DD reaction, and the neutron yield reaches a value above 1012 neutrons per shot. Neutron diagnostics included scintillation TOF detectors for determination of the neutron energy spectrum, bubble detectors BD-PND, a silver activation detector, and several activation samples for determination of the neutron yield analysed by a Sodium Iodide (NaI) and a high-purity Germanium (HPGe) detectors. Using this neutron diagnostic complex, we measured the total neutron yield and amount of high-energy neutrons.
|Журнал||Journal of Physics: Conference Series|
|Состояние||Опубликовано - 4 мая 2017|
|Событие||5th International Congress on Energy Fluxes and Radiation Effects 2016, EFRE 2016 - Tomsk, Российская Федерация|
Продолжительность: 2 окт 2016 → 7 окт 2016
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Physics and Astronomy(all)