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U.S. reactor technologies to be featured at IAEA conference
A virtual side event at the 64th General Conference of the International Atomic Energy Agency will spotlight U.S. reactor technologies. The free event, US Reactor Technologies: Flexible Energy Security for Real-World Challenges, will be held this Thursday, September 24, from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. (EDT).
The event will highlight the capabilities of small modular reactors and other innovative reactors for addressing countries’ current needs. It will also examine anticipated challenges in the future, as well as underscore the need to act now.
The event is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Nuclear Energy. Advanced registration is required.
Technical Session|Sponsored by THD|Cosponsored by RPD
Tuesday, June 9, 2020|1:30–3:15PM (2:30–4:15PM EDT)
Yassin A. Hassan
Igor Bolotnov (NCSU)
Janice Lindegard (American Nuclear Society)
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Evaluation of Pressure Drop Correlations for the Wire-wrapped Rod Bundles
Su-Jong Yoon (INL), Florent Heidet (ANL)
Sodium-Cooled Reactor Fuel Assembly Hydraulic Holddown
Earl E. Feldman (ANL)
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