Joaquim Loizu

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Citizenship: Spain

Birth date: 25.11.1986

PPB 215 (Bâtiment PPB)
Station 13
1015 Lausanne

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Teaching & PhD


General physics : electromagnetism

The topics covered by the course are concepts of electromagnetism and electromagnetic waves.

Introduction to plasma physics

Introduction to plasma physics aimed at giving an overall view of the unique properties specific to a plasma. The models commonly used to describe its behavior are presented and illustrated with examples. Application to thermonuclear fusion and some astrophysical phenomena.

Magnetic confinement

To provide an overview of the fundamentals of magnetic confinement (MC) of plasmas for fusion.The different MC configurations are presented, with a description of their operating regimes.The basic elements of particle & energy transport, of plasma-wall interaction & of burning plasma are introduced.