GCFR plant control system

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A plant control system is being designed for a gas-cooled fast breeder reactor (GCFR) demonstration plant. Control analysis is being performed as an integral part of the plant design process to ensure that control requirements are satisfied as the plant design evolves. The load control portion of the plant control system provides stable automatic (closed-loop) control of the plant over the 25% to 100% load range. Simulation results are presented to demonstrate load control system performance. The results show that the plant is controllable at full load with the control system structure selected, but gain scheduling is required to achieve ... continued below

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Estrine, E.A. & Greiner, H.G. May 1, 1980.

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A plant control system is being designed for a gas-cooled fast breeder reactor (GCFR) demonstration plant. Control analysis is being performed as an integral part of the plant design process to ensure that control requirements are satisfied as the plant design evolves. The load control portion of the plant control system provides stable automatic (closed-loop) control of the plant over the 25% to 100% load range. Simulation results are presented to demonstrate load control system performance. The results show that the plant is controllable at full load with the control system structure selected, but gain scheduling is required to achieve desired performance over the load range.

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Pages: 19

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NTIS, PC A02/MF A01.

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  • GCFRP program technical review meeting, San Diego, CA, USA, 4 Jun 1980

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  • Report No.: GA-A-15891
  • Report No.: CONF-800648-3
  • Grant Number: AT03-76SF71023
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 5225312
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc1065190

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Estrine, E.A. & Greiner, H.G. GCFR plant control system, article, May 1, 1980; United States. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1065190/: accessed November 18, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.