MELCOR model for an experimental 17x17 spent fuel PWR assembly.

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A MELCOR model has been developed to simulate a pressurized water reactor (PWR) 17 x 17 assembly in a spent fuel pool rack cell undergoing severe accident conditions. To the extent possible, the MELCOR model reflects the actual geometry, materials, and masses present in the experimental arrangement for the Sandia Fuel Project (SFP). The report presents an overview of the SFP experimental arrangement, the MELCOR model specifications, demonstration calculation results, and the input model listing.

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Cardoni, Jeffrey November 1, 2010.

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A MELCOR model has been developed to simulate a pressurized water reactor (PWR) 17 x 17 assembly in a spent fuel pool rack cell undergoing severe accident conditions. To the extent possible, the MELCOR model reflects the actual geometry, materials, and masses present in the experimental arrangement for the Sandia Fuel Project (SFP). The report presents an overview of the SFP experimental arrangement, the MELCOR model specifications, demonstration calculation results, and the input model listing.

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58 p.

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  • Report No.: SAND2010-8249
  • Grant Number: AC04-94AL85000
  • DOI: 10.2172/1011670 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 1011670
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc831754

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Cardoni, Jeffrey. MELCOR model for an experimental 17x17 spent fuel PWR assembly., report, November 1, 2010; United States. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc831754/: accessed August 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.