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Quench Simulation in an Integrated Design Environment for Superconducting Magnets

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3 Author(s)
Schwerg, N. ; CERN AT/MEL, Geneva ; Auchmann, B. ; Russenschuck, S.

The electrical integrity of superconducting magnets that go through a resistive transition (quench) is an important consideration in magnet design. Numerical quench simulation leads to a coupled thermodynamic and electromagnetic problem, due to the mutual dependence of material parameters. While many tools treat the electromagnetic field problem and the thermodynamic one independently, more recent developments adopt a strongly coupled approach in a 3-D finite-element environment. We introduce a computationally efficient weak electromagnetic-thermodynamic coupling within an integrated design environment for superconducting magnets.

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Magnetics, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:44 ,  Issue: 6 )