Jong-Kyu Park

Position
Lecturer
Office Phone
Degrees

B.S., Nuclear Engineering, Seoul National University, 2000

M.S., Nuclear Engineering, Seoul National University, 2002

Ph.D., Astrophysical Sciences, Program in Plasma Physics, Princeton University, 2009

Bio/Description

 

Research Interests:

  • Computational and theoretical study of fusion plasmas
  • Perturbed equilibrium and non-ambipolar transport in toroidal plasmas
  • Kinetic effects on macroscopic instability in tokamak plasmas
  • Instability control by 3D fields in tokamaks

Awards & Honors

  • Early Career Award in Fusion Energy Science, Department of Energy, 2010
  • Marshall N. Rosenbluth Award for Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation in Plasma Physics, American Physics Society, 2009

Teaching

  • AST 557 Analytical Techniques in Differential Equations
Selected Publications
  • Park, J.-K., Jeon, Y. M., Menard, J. E. et al., Rotational Resonance of Nonaxisymmetric Magnetic Braking in the KSTAR Tokamak. Phys. Rev. Lett. 111, 095002 (2013)
  • Kim, K., Park, J.-K., Boozer, A. H., Numerical Verification of Bounce-Harmonic Resonances in Neoclassical Toroidal Viscosity for Tokamaks, Phys. Rev. Letts. 110, 185004 (2013)
  • Park, J.-K., Kinetic Energy Principle and Neoclassical Toroidal Viscosity. Phys. Plasmas 18, 110702 (2011)
  • Park, J.-K., Boozer, A. H., Menard, J. E., Non-ambipolar Transport by Trapped Particles in  Tokamaks. Phys. Rev. Letts. 102, 065002 (2009)
  • Park, J.-K., Schaffer, M. J., Menard, J. E., Control of Asymmetric Magnetic Perturbations in Tokamaks. Phys. Rev. Letts. 99, 195003 (2007)