Plasma and Fusion Research is an electronic journal published by The Japan Society of Plasma Science and Nuclear Fusion Research. The journal, covering the wide disciplines of plasma science and technology, is intended to provide an accessible and comprehensive source for analysis and contemporary information and data in all areas of plasma and fusion research.

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Cover image from C. Z. CHENG et al., Plasma and Fusion Research Vol.11, 1401081 (2016).

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Generation of Energetic Electrons during Spherical Tokamak Merging in UTST, Tomohiko USHIKI et al., Volume 11, 2402100 (2016)

Hydrogen Solubility of the Molten Salt FLiNaK Mixed with Nano-Ti Powder, Juro YAGI et al., Volume 11, 2405099 (2016)

Formation Mechanism of a Periodic Nanograting Structure by a Surface Plasma Wave, Amany Moustafa GOUDA et al., Volume 11, 2401071 (2016)

Comparison between Full Wave and Ray-Tracing Calculations to Examine Scenarios for Electron Bernstein Wave Heating in LHD, Hiroe IGAMI et al., Volume 11, 2403098 (2016)

Experimental Study on Chemical Behaviors of Non-Metal Impurities in Pb, Pb-Bi and Pb-Li by Temperature Programmed Desorption Mass Spectrometer Analysis, Masatoshi KONDO et al., Volume 11, 2405076 (2016)

Beam Dynamics Analysis of Heavy Ion Injection into the KEK Digital Accelerator, Hiroshi KOBAYASHI et al., Volume 11, 1404092 (2016)

Multi-Scale Simulations of Magnetic Reconnection Using Particle-in-Cell and Magnetohydrodynamics with Adaptive Mesh Refinement Technique, Tomoya OGAWA et al., Volume 11, 2401096 (2016)

Development of Electron Bernstein Emission Diagnostic for Heliotron J, Kazunobu NAGASAKI et al., Volume 11, 2402095 (2016)

NBI Beam Ion Distributions in the Presence of Magnetic Islands in Helical Plasmas, Hiroyuki YAMAGUCHI and Sadayoshi MURAKAMI et al., Volume 11, 2403094 (2016)

Influences of Hall Effect on the Magnetohydrodynamic Behavior of Two Axially Colliding Field-Reversed Configurations, Kei MATSUZAKI et al., Volume 11, 2403097 (2016)

Conceptual Design of Temporally Storage Area in Hot Cell for Fusion DEMO Reactor, Masatoshi KONDO et al., Volume 11, 2405077 (2016)

Modification of Neutron Emission Spectra and Determination of Fuel Ion Ratio in Beam-Injected Deuterium–Tritium Plasma, Yasuko KAWAMOTO and Hideaki MATSUURA, Volume 11, 2405078 (2016)

Oxide Dispersion Strengthened Steels for Advanced Blanket Systems, Akihiko KIMURA et al., Volume 11, 2505090 (2016)

Laser Compton Scattering Gamma-Ray Experiments for Supernova Neutrino Process, Takehito HAYAKAWA et al., Volume 11, 3406066 (2016)