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2019
UKAEA-CCFE-CP(20)73
14th International Symposium on Fusion Nuclear Technology (ISFNT-14) Budapest,Hungary, 22-27 September 2019

An extensive knowledge of a system’s failures is crucial for identifying areas where the reliability of the system can benefit from improvements, as well as informing the design of new systems. Moreover, relationships between faults and failures can be used to enhance the maintenance of the system. In this paper we present a taxonomy of failure …

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2019
UKAEA-CCFE-CP(19)44
12th IAEA Technical Meeting on Control, Data Acquisition and Remote Participation for Fusion Research, Daejeon, Republic of Korea, 13-17 May 2019

MAST has undergone a substantial upgrade [1], featuring among other things several new poloidal field coils mostly distributed around the new closed-throat divertor structure and an enlarged centre column. The considerable changes have required the plasma control software to be substantially re-written. The MAST digital plasma control system […

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