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2016 year experiments at Riga Dynamo Facility

A. Gailitis - G. Lipsbergs

Institute of Physics, University of Latvia, 32 Miera str., LV-2169 Salaspils Latvia

The Riga dynamo, a laboratory version of hydromagnetic dynamo, has been rebuilt and is ready for new experiments. The instrumentation for magnetic field and pressure measurements is described. Scaling rules related to the magnetic field amplitude and back reaction in the saturation regime are defined. Tables 1, Figs 5, Refs 3.

Magnetohydrodynamics 53, No. 2, 349-356, 2017 [PDF, 0.63 Mb]

Copyright: Institute of Physics, University of Latvia
Electronic edition ISSN 1574-0579
Printed edition ISSN 0024-998X