Home / Store / Journals / Electronic Articles / Fusion Science and Technology / Volume 61 / Number 1T / Pages 77-82
A. Fraile, S. Cuesta-López, J. M. Perlado
Fusion Science and Technology / Volume 61 / Number 1T / Pages 77-82
Format:electronic copy (download)
Pb17Li is today a reference breeder material in diverse fusion R&D programs worldwide. Extracting dynamic and structural properties of liquid LiPb mixtures via molecular dynamics simulations, represent a crucial step for multiscale modeling efforts in order to understand the suitability of this compound for future Nuclear Fusion technologies. At present a Li-Pb cross potential is not available in the literature. Here we present our first results on the validation of two semi-empirical potentials for Li and Pb in liquid phase. Our results represent the establishment of a solid base as a previous but crucial step to implement a LiPb cross potential. Structural and thermodynamical analyses confirm that the implemented potentials for Li and Pb are realistic to simulate both elements in the liquid phase.
Your cart is empty.
Home|Invoice Payment|Nuclear Links