Istvan Pusztai

Forskarassistent at Chalmers, Physics, Subatomic and Plasma Physics

Projects

2015–2018

Research for future fusion reactors: using or avoiding impurities

Tünde Fülöp Nuclear Engineering
Sarah Newton Nuclear Engineering
John Omotani Nuclear Engineering
Istvan Pusztai Nuclear Engineering
Albert Mollén Nuclear Engineering
Swedish Research Council (VR)

2015–2018

Integrative modeling of transport barriers in fusion reactors

Istvan Pusztai Nuclear Engineering
Swedish Research Council (VR)

2012–2015

Effect of induced electric fields on turbulent transport in fusion plasmas

Istvan Pusztai Nuclear Engineering
Swedish Research Council (VR)

2012–2014

Stabilitet, transport och skenande elektroner i magnetiskt inneslutna plasmor

Tünde Fülöp Nuclear Engineering
Istvan Pusztai Nuclear Engineering
Adam Stahl Nuclear Engineering
Swedish Research Council (VR)

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Publications

2017

Edge momentum transport by neutrals: an interpretive numerical framework

John Omotani, Sarah Newton, István Pusztai et al
Nuclear Fusion. Vol. 57 (6), p. 066048
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2017

Neoclassical flows in deuterium-helium plasma density pedestals

Stefan Buller, István Pusztai, Sarah Newton et al
Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion. Vol. 59 (5), p. 055019
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2017

Global anomalous transport of ICRH and NBI-heated fast ions

George Wilkie, István Pusztai, Ian Abel et al
Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion. Vol. 59 (4), p. 044007
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2016

Neoclassical transport in density pedestals with non-trace impurities

Stefan Buller, István Pusztai, Matt Landreman et al
58th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Plasma Physics. Vol. 61 (18), p. TO9.00003
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2016

Edge rotation as governed by momentum transport due to neutrals

István Pusztai, John Omotani, Tünde Fülöp et al
58th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Plasma Physics . Vol. 61 (18), p. TO9.00002
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2016

Neoclassical transport with non-trace impurities in density pedestals

Stefan Buller, István Pusztai, Matt Landreman et al
Europhysics Conference Abstracts. Vol. 40A, p. 4
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2016

Edge momentum transport by neutrals

John Omotani, Sarah Newton, István Pusztai et al
Proceedings of 26th IAEA Fusion Energy Conference, Kyoto, Japan, p. TH/P3-18
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2016

Kinetic modelling of runaways in fusion plasmas

Tünde Fülöp, Ola Embréus, Adam Stahl et al
Proceedings of 26th IAEA Fusion Energy Conference, Kyoto, Japan, p. TH/P4-1
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2016

Edge rotation from momentum transport by neutrals

John Omotani, Sarah Newton, István Pusztai et al
Journal of Physics, Conference Series. Vol. 775, p. 012011
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2016

Turbulent transport of MeV range cyclotron heated minorities as compared to alpha particles

István Pusztai, George Wilkie, Yevgen O. Kazakov et al
Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion. Vol. 58 (10), p. 105001
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2016

Global effects on neoclassical transport in the pedestal with impurities

István Pusztai, Stefan Buller, Matt Landreman et al
Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion. Vol. 58 (8), p. 085001
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2016

Plasma rotation from momentum transport by neutrals in tokamaks

John Omotani, István Pusztai, Sarah Newton et al
Nuclear Fusion. Vol. 56 (12), p. 124002
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2016

Numerical characterization of bump formation in the runaway electron tail

Joan Decker, Eero Hirvijoki, Ola Embréus et al
Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion. Vol. 58 (2), p. 025016
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2015

Kinetic modelling of runaway-electron dynamics

Adam Stahl, Ola Embréus, Eero Hirvijoki et al
Proceedings of the 14th IAEA Technical Meeting on Energetic Particles in Magnetic Confinement Systems
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2015

Can we study the transport of MeV ions without generating fusion alphas?

István Pusztai, George Wilkie, Yevgen O. Kazakov et al
57th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Plasma Physics . Vol. 60 (19), p. PP12.00093
Conference poster
2015

Three-dimensional magnetized and rotating hot plasma equilibrium in a gravitational field

Peter J Catto, István Pusztai, S Krasheninnikov et al
57th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Plasma Physics . Vol. 60 (19), p. NP12.00113
Conference poster
2015

Reaction of runaway electron distributions to radiative processes

Adam Stahl, Ola Embréus, Eero Hirvijoki et al
57th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Plasma Physics . Vol. 60 (19), p. PP12.00103
Conference poster
2015

Axisymmetric global gravitational equilibrium for magnetized, rotating hot plasma

Peter J. Catto, István Pusztai, Sergei I. Krasheninnikov et al
Journal of Plasma Physics. Vol. 81 (06), p. 515810603
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2015

Global vs local gyrokinetic studies of core microinstabilities in JET hybrid discharges with ITER like wall

Sara Moradi, István Pusztai, J. Citrin et al
Europhysics Conference Abstracts. Vol. 39E, p. P2.110
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

Three-dimensional magnetized and rotating hot plasma equilibrium and stability in a gravitational field

Peter J. Catto, Sergei I. Krasheninnikov, István Pusztai et al
Europhysics Conference Abstracts. Vol. 39E, p. O2.401
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

Non-monotonic features in the runaway electron tail

István Pusztai, Eero Hirvijoki, Joan Decker et al
Proceedings of the 42nd EPS Conference on Plasma Physics, p. O3.J105
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2015

Radiation reaction induced non-monotonic features in runaway electron distributions

Eero Hirvijoki, István Pusztai, Joan Decker et al
Journal of Plasma Physics. Vol. 81 (5), p. 475810502
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2014

Core micro-instability analysis of JET hybrid and baseline discharges with carbon wall

Sara Moradi, István Pusztai, I Voitsekhovitch et al
Nuclear Fusion. Vol. 54, p. 123016
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2014

High-m kink/tearing modes in cylindrical geometry

J W Connor, R J Hastie, István Pusztai et al
Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion. Vol. 56, p. 125006
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2014

Impurity transport in Alcator C-Mod in the presence of poloidal density variation induced by ion cyclotron resonance heating

Albert Mollén, István Pusztai, Matthew L. Reinke et al
Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion. Vol. 2014 (56), p. 124005
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2014

Impurity transport in Alcator C-Mod in the presence of poloidal density variation induced by ion cyclotron resonance heating

Albert Mollén, István Pusztai, M L Reinke et al
Proceedings of the 41st EPS Conference on Plasma Physics, p. P5.043
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Radio frequency induced and neoclassical asymmetries and their effects on turbulent impurity transport in a tokamak

István Pusztai, Matt Landreman, Albert Mollén et al
Contributions to Plasma Physics. Vol. 54, p. 534
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2014

A current-driven electromagnetic mode in sheared and toroidal configurations

István Pusztai, P. J. Catto, F. I. Parra et al
Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion. Vol. 56 (12), p. Art. no. 129501
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2013

Overview of experimental results and code validation activities at Alcator C-Mod

M. et al, incl. Greenwald, István Pusztai,
Nuclear Fusion. Vol. 53, p. 104004
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2013

Global delta-f neoclassical calculations in a pedestal

M. Landreman, F. I. Parra, P. J. Catto et al
55th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Plasma Physics, Denver CO, USA, Bulletin of the American Physical Society. Vol. 58 (16), p. PP8.00036
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2013

Current driven instability in finite beta plasmas

István Pusztai, P. J. Catto, F. I. Parra et al
55th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Plasma Physics, Denver CO, USA, Bulletin of the American Physical Society. Vol. 58 (16), p. PP8.00102
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2013

Electron flow driven instability in finite beta plasmas

István Pusztai, P. J. Catto, F. I. Parra et al
Proceedings of the 40th EPS conference on plasma Physics, Espoo, Finland, Europhysics Conference Abstracts. Vol. 2, p. 1098-1101
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2013

Impurity peaking in tokamaks

Albert Mollén, István Pusztai, Tünde Fülöp et al
Proceedings of 40th European Physical Society meeting on Plasma Physics. Vol. 2, p. 1034-1037
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2013

Turbulent transport of impurities and their effect on energy confinement

István Pusztai, Albert Mollén, Tünde Fülöp et al
Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion. Vol. 55 (7), p. 074012
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2013

Kinetic effects on a tokamak pedestal ion flow, ion heat transport and bootstrap current

P. J. Catto, F. I. Parra, G. Kagan et al
Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion. Vol. 55 (4)
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2013

Microtearing modes in spherical and conventional tokamaks

Sara Moradi, István Pusztai, Guttenfelder W et al
Nuclear Fusion. Vol. 53 (6), p. 063025
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2013

Impurity transport in trapped electron mode driven turbulence

Albert Mollén, István Pusztai, Tünde Fülöp et al
Physics of Plasmas. Vol. 20 (032310)
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2012

Impurity transport due to micro-tearing modes in spherical and conventional tokamaks

Sara Moradi, István Pusztai, W Guttenfelder et al
Proceedings of the 24th IAEA Fusion Energy Conference, p. TH/P3-05
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

Effect of plasma shaping and resonance location on minority ion temperature anisotropy in tokamak plasmas heated with ICRH

Yevgen O. Kazakov, Tünde Fülöp, István Pusztai et al
Journal of Physics, Conference Series. Vol. 401, p. 012011
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2012

Three-dimensional modeling of beam emission spectroscopy measurements in fusion plasmas

David Guszejnov, Gergö Pokol, István Pusztai et al
Review of Scientific Instruments. Vol. 83 (11), p. 113501
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2012

Poloidal asymmetries due to ion cyclotron resonance heating

Yevgen O. Kazakov, István Pusztai, Tünde Fülöp et al
Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion. Vol. 54 (10), p. 105010
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2012

Effect of poloidal asymmetries on impurity peaking in tokamaks

Albert Mollén, István Pusztai, Tünde Fülöp et al
Proceedings of 39th European Physical Society meeting on Plasma Physics and 16th International Congress on Plasma Physics, p. P4.028
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

Poloidal density asymmetries due to ion cyclotron resonance heating

Yevgen O. Kazakov, Tünde Fülöp, István Pusztai et al
Proceedings of 39th European Physical Society meeting on Plasma Physics and 16th International Congress on Plasma Physics, p. P2.083
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

Neoclassical Theory of Pedestal Flows and Comparison with Alcator C-Mod Measurements

G. Kagan, K. D. Marr, István Pusztai et al
Contributions to Plasma Physics. Vol. 52 (5-6), p. 365 – 371
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2012

Effect of poloidal asymmetries on impurity peaking in tokamaks

Albert Mollén, István Pusztai, Tünde Fülöp et al
Physics of plasmas. Vol. 19 (5), p. 052307
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2012

Impurity transport due to electromagnetic drift wave turbulence

Sara Moradi, István Pusztai, Albert Mollén et al
Physics of plasmas. Vol. 19, p. 032301
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2011

Isotope mass and charge effects in tokamak plasmas

István Pusztai, J. Candy, P. Gohil et al
38th EPS Conference on Plasma Physics 2011, EPS 2011. Strasbourg, 27 June - 1 July 2011, p. 1728-1731
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2011

Applications of the RENATE beam emission spectroscopy simulator

D. Guszejnov, G.I. Pokol, István Pusztai et al
38th EPS Conference on Plasma Physics 2011, EPS 2011. Strasbourg, 27 June - 1 July 2011, p. 753-756
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2011

The effect of poloidal asymmetries on impurity transport driven by electrostatic microinstabilities

Albert Mollén, Sara Moradi, Tünde Fülöp et al
53rd Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Plasma Physics , p. JP9.00160
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2011

Isotope mass and charge effects in tokamak plasmas

István Pusztai, Jeff Candy, Punit Gohil et al
Physics of Plasmas. Vol. 18 (12), p. 122501
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2011

Turbulent and neoclassical transport in tokamak plasmas

István Pusztai,
Doctoral thesis
2011

A possible mechanism responsible for generating impurity outward flow under radio frequency heating

Sara Moradi, Tünde Fülöp, Albert Mollén et al
Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion. Vol. 53 (11), p. 115008
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2011

Characteristics of microinstabilities in electron cyclotron and ohmic heated discharges

István Pusztai, Sara Moradi, Tünde Fülöp et al
Physics of plasmas. Vol. 18 (8), p. 082506
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2011

The role of poloidal asymmetries in impurity transport

Tünde Fülöp, Sara Moradi, Albert Mollén et al
38th EPS Conference on Plasma Physics 2011, EPS 2011. Strasbourg, 27 June - 1 July 2011, p. 957-960
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2011

A unified treatment of kinetic effects in a tokamak pedestal

Peter J. Catto, Grigory Kagan, Matt Landreman et al
Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion. Vol. 53, p. 054004
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2010

Neoclassical plateau regime transport in a tokamak pedestal

István Pusztai, P. J. Catto,
37th EPS Conference on Plasma Physics 2010, EPS 2010; Dublin; Ireland; 21 June 2010 through 25 June 2010. Vol. 1, p. 509-512
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2010

Neoclassical Plateau Regime Transport in a Tokamak Pedestal

István Pusztai, Peter J. Catto,
Europhysics Conference Abstracts. Vol. 34A, p. P1.1082
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2010

Impurity transport driven by electrostatic turbulence in tokamak plasmas

Tünde Fülöp, Stefanie Braun, István Pusztai et al
Proceedings of 23rd IAEA Fusion Energy Conference, Korea 2010
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2010

Impurity transport driven by electrostatic turbulence in tokamak plasmas

Tünde Fülöp, Stefanie Braun, István Pusztai et al
Proceedings of the 37th EPS Conference on Plasma Physics, Dublin
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2010

Neoclassical plateau regime transport in a tokamak pedestal

István Pusztai, Peter J. Catto,
Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion. Vol. 52 (7), p. 075016
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2010

Impurity transport driven by ion temperature gradient turbulence in tokamak plasmas

Tünde Fülöp, Stefanie Braun, István Pusztai et al
Physics of Plasmas. Vol. 17 (6), p. 062501
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2009

Reconstruction of plasma edge density profile from Lithium beam data using statistical analysis

Sándor Kálvin, Gábor Anda, Dániel Dunai et al
Europhysics Conference Abstracts. Vol. 33E, p. P-5.211
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2009

Deconvolution-based correction of alkali beam emission spectroscopy density profile measurements

István Pusztai, Gergö Pokol, Dániel Dunai et al
Review of Scientific Instruments. Vol. 80 (8), p. 083502
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2009

Modelling and measuring transport in fusion plasmas

István Pusztai,
Licentiate thesis
2009

Collisional model of quasilinear transport driven by toroidal electrostatic ion temperature gradient modes

István Pusztai, Tünde Fülöp, Jeff Candy et al
Physics of Plasmas. Vol. 16, p. 072305
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2008

Quasilinear transport fluxes driven by electrostatic microinstabilities in tokamaks

Tünde Fülöp, István Pusztai, Per Helander et al
Proceedings of 22nd IAEA Fusion Energy Conference, Geneva, p. TH/P8-28
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2008

Collisionality dependence of the quasilinear particle flux due to microinstabilities

Tünde Fülöp, István Pusztai, Per Helander et al
Physics of Plasmas. Vol. 15 (7), p. 072308
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2008

On the quasilinear transport fluxes driven by microinstabilities in tokamaks

István Pusztai, Tünde Fülöp, Per Helander et al
Proceedings of the 35th EPS Conference on Plasma Physics, Hersonissos, 2008. Vol. 32 (1), p. 305-308
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2007

Capabilities of alkali Beam Emission Spectroscopy for density profile and fluctuation measurements

István Pusztai, Dániel Dunai, Gergö Pokol et al
Proceedings of the 34th EPS Conference on Plasma Physics, Warszawa. Vol. 31 F, p. P2.137
Conference paper - peer reviewed