2D tritium distribution on tungsten tiles used in JET ITER-like wall project

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Abstract

Abstract Post-mortem measurements of 2-dimensional tritium (T) distribution using an imaging plate (IP) technique were performed for tungsten (W) divertor tiles (W-coated CFC) used in JET-ITER like wall (ILW) project. The observed T distributions were clearly inhomogeneous, and there were band-like regions with high T concentrations that extended in the toroidal direction on tiles 1, 3, 4 and 6. The concentrations of T in the band-like regions were higher by an order of magnitude than the concentrations in other parts. The inhomogeneous T distributions were explained by non-uniform co-deposition with other elements such as beryllium. The concentrations of T on the outboard vertical tiles (tiles 7 and 8) were low and relatively uniform in comparison with other tiles.

Original languageEnglish
Article number48772
Pages (from-to)966-969
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Nuclear Materials
Volume463
DOIs
StatePublished - 22 Jul 2015
Externally publishedYes

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