Improved methodology for temperature predictions in advanced reactors

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Advanced nuclear reactors maximize power and/or flux levels for increased performance levels. One of the challenges is accurate prediction of temperatures in the structural components and experiments. An improved methodology utilizing the computer codes MCNP and ABAQUS has been demonstrated in instrumented experiments at the Advanced Test Reactor. The analytical predictions have shown excellent agreement with the measured results.

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Ambrosek, R.G. & Chang, G.S. October 1, 1995.

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Advanced nuclear reactors maximize power and/or flux levels for increased performance levels. One of the challenges is accurate prediction of temperatures in the structural components and experiments. An improved methodology utilizing the computer codes MCNP and ABAQUS has been demonstrated in instrumented experiments at the Advanced Test Reactor. The analytical predictions have shown excellent agreement with the measured results.

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6 p.

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INIS; OSTI as DE96001715

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  • 1995 National heat transfer conference, Portland, OR (United States), 5-9 Aug 1995

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  • Other: DE96001715
  • Report No.: INEL--94/00090
  • Report No.: CONF-950828--24
  • Grant Number: AC07-94ID13223
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 116642
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc620448

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Ambrosek, R.G. & Chang, G.S. Improved methodology for temperature predictions in advanced reactors, article, October 1, 1995; Idaho Falls, Idaho. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc620448/: accessed November 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.