Project

Dust sampling and extraction techniques in low pressure environments

Duration
01 October 2016 → 04 April 2019
Funding
Regional and community funding: Special Research Fund
Research disciplines
  • Engineering and technology
    • Other engineering and technology
Keywords
nuclear fusion wall materials diagnostics
 
Project description

Develop a dust sampling technique suitable for the front end of the dust monitor in ITER. Analyse existing techniques. Propose a design likely to meet the measurement needs. Design and have tested suitable laboratory scale prototypes. Devise sample handling, transfer and back-end analysis schemes.