This talk will introduce the problem of effective magnetic fields in large size superconductors for fusion applications. The effect of non-round cable geometries with different void fractions is considered. Pro and cons for magnetic fusion applications are discussed. This work was supported by the EPFL superconductivity group (Villigen, Switzerland).
Presented by Jose Trueba (MSc candidate, Stuttgart University, Germany).
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