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November 16–19, 2020
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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
Wednesday, June 10, 2020|1:30–3:15PM (2:30–4:15PM EDT)
Subash L. Sharma (University of Massachusetts, Lowell)
Caleb S. Brooks
Igor Bolotnov (NCSU)
Janice Lindegard (American Nuclear Society)
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Microreactor Safety Analysis Requirements for Flexible Siting
Rohan Biwalkar (Pittsburgh Technical LLC), Sola Talabi (Pittsburgh Technical LLC), Kenneth Redus (Redus and Associates LLC)
Assessment of the Thermal-Structural Characteristics of Core Components in a Preconceptual Design of the Transformational Challenge Reactor
Casey J. Jesse (INL), James W. Sterbentz (INL), Benjamin R. Betzler (ORNL)
Design of a Flat Channel Experiment to Study Molten Salt Thermal Radiation Heat Transfer
P. Rubiolo (LPSC, Université Grenoble-Alpes), J. Giraud (LPSC, Université Grenoble-Alpes), V. Ghetta (LPSC, Université Grenoble-Alpes), M. Tano (LPSC, Université Grenoble-Alpes), J. Blanco (LPSC, Université Grenoble-Alpes), F. Kovacevich (LPSC, Université Grenoble-Alpes)
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