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Thermo-Hydraulic Design of High Flux Test Module for IFMIF-EVEDA in Japan

T. Yokomine, S. Ebara, A. Shimizu

Fusion Science and Technology / Volume 56 / Number 1 / July 2009 / Pages 267-272

Fusion Materials / Eighteenth Topical Meeting on the Technology of Fusion Energy (Part 1) /

The purpose of the High Flux Test Module (HFTM) in International Fusion Material Irradiation Facility (IFMIF) is to irradiate material specimens to a very high fluence (DEMO relevant ones) in a very few years. In IFMIF-EVEDA which is selected as one of the broader approach activities, the reference solution for the assemblies is a vertical set-up (EU); an alternative horizontal solution, H-HFTM (Japan), which could become very useful for very high temperature tests, is also part of this work. This paper presents the overview of H-HFTM and reports on the recent Japan activities for H-HFTM in the IFMIF-EVEDA framework.

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