The Divertor Tokamak Test Facilities Meeting will be held at Bruno Brunelli Hall - ENEA Frascati Research Center from June 19 at 9.00 to June 20 at 16.30

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Scope (see GA decision and invitation letter)

The workshop was approved by the General Assembly at its meeting of 10-11 April 2017. Its two aims are to:

  1. discuss the programmatic goals of the ENEA proposed DTT project in the frame of the EUROfusion PEX strategy and Roadmap;
  2. to get input from the European fusion research community into the ENEA proposed DTT project.


Monday, 19 June 2017

Session 1: Introduction (Chair: F. Gnesotto)
9:00 9:30 Welcome and scope of meeting T. Donné, A. Pizzuto
9:30 9:45 The position of the Italian Government on Fusion strategy Italian Government  representative
9:45 10:15 Overview of EUROfusion PEX strategy, DTTs role and summary of assessment reports D.C. Mc Donald
10:15 10:45 Coffee
Session 2 A: Programmatic goals (Chair: S. Günter)
10:45 11:30 The role  of a Divertor Test Tokamak in the PEX strategy H. Zohm
11:30 12.30 Assessment of the DEMO compatibility of alternative plasma exhaust solutions H. Reimerdes
12:30 14:00 Lunch
Session 2 B: Programmatic goals (Chair: A. Fasoli)
14:00 15:00 Scientific and technical overview of the present DTT Proposal
15:00 15:30 Issues and questions from Beneficiaries
15:30 16:15 General discussion on the previous talks (could include specific talks from the participants)
16:15 16:45 Coffee
Session 3: Review of project (main hardware elements and design options)
Heating, Diagnostics and Control
16:45 17:05 Heating Issues

G. Granucci,

P.G. Sonato

17:05 17:25 Diagnostics and Control Issues M. Valisa
17:25 18:00 Discussion
20:00 - Dinner at Restaurant "Giadrina Cacciani" via Armando Diaz, 12 Frascati

Tuesday, 20 June 2017

Session 3: Review of project (continued)
Area A: Divertor alternative magnetic configurations (Chair: M. E. Puiatti)
8:30 8:50 Alternative magnetic configurations in DTT R. Ambrosino
8:50 9:10 Readiness of QSF scenarios to be tested in DTT G. Calabrò
9:10 9:40 Discussion
9:40 10:10 Coffee
Area B: DEMO relevant integrated scenarios (Chair: W. Morris)
10:10 10:30 DEMO relevant plasma wall interaction issues G. Maddaluno
10:30 10:50 Relevance of DTT in the area of fuelling and integrated pumping technology for DEMO C. Day
10:50 11:20 Discussion
Area C: Liquid metals and advanced materials (Chair: D. Farina)
11:20 11:40 Liquid metal divertors in DTT

G. Mazzitelli,

F. Tabares

11:40 12:00 Remote handling issues in DTT G. Di Gironimo
12:00 12:30 Discussion
12:30 14:00 Lunch
14:00 14:10 Statement on the Project by ENEA President F. Testa
Session 4: Summary and next steps (Chair: P. Martin)
14:00 15:30 General Discussion ALL
15:30 16:30 Summary and next steps: how to proceed. J. Pamela, T. Donné

The address of the meeting location is: 

 Research Center Frascati

Via Enrico Fermi 45
00044 Frascati, Rome 

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