Dynamic modeling efforts for system interface studies for nuclear hydrogen production.

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System interface studies require not only identifying economically optimal equipment configurations, which involves studying mainly full power steady-state operation, but also assessing the operability of a design during load change and startup and assessing safety-related behavior during upset conditions. This latter task is performed with a dynamic simulation code. This report reviews the requirements of such a code. It considers the types of transients that will need to be simulated, the phenomena that will be present, the models best suited for representing the phenomena, and the type of numerical solution scheme for solving the models to obtain the dynamic response ... continued below

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Vilim, R. B. & Division, Nuclear Engineering August 15, 2007.

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System interface studies require not only identifying economically optimal equipment configurations, which involves studying mainly full power steady-state operation, but also assessing the operability of a design during load change and startup and assessing safety-related behavior during upset conditions. This latter task is performed with a dynamic simulation code. This report reviews the requirements of such a code. It considers the types of transients that will need to be simulated, the phenomena that will be present, the models best suited for representing the phenomena, and the type of numerical solution scheme for solving the models to obtain the dynamic response of the combined nuclear-hydrogen plant. Useful insight into plant transient behavior prior to running a dynamics code is obtained by some simple methods that take into account component time constants and energy capacitances. Methods for determining reactor stability, plant startup time, and temperature response during load change, and tripping of the reactor are described. Some preliminary results are presented.

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  • Report No.: ANL-07/16
  • Grant Number: DE-AC02-06CH11357
  • DOI: 10.2172/919326 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 919326
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc877060

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Vilim, R. B. & Division, Nuclear Engineering. Dynamic modeling efforts for system interface studies for nuclear hydrogen production., report, August 15, 2007; United States. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc877060/: accessed August 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.