Department of Applied Physics

Particle orbit simulations: ASCOT

ASCOT (Accelerated Simulation of Charged Particle Orbits in Tori) is a Monte Carlo orbit-following code developed in collaboration with VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland since 1991.

Neutral beam ion wall load distribution in Wendelstein 7-X, ASCOT simulation. Courtesy of S. Äkäslompolo (2018 Nucl. Fusion 58 082010, supplementary material)

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