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2024 ANS Annual Conference
June 9–12, 2024
Las Vegas, NV|The Mirage
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The Sodium Reactor Experiment
In February 1957, construction was completed on the Sodium Reactor Experiment (SRE), a sodium-cooled, graphite-moderated reactor with an output of 20 MWt. The design of theSRE had begun three years earlier in 1954, and construction started in April 1955. On April 25, 1957, the reactor reached criticality, and the SRE operated until February 1964.
Thursday, May 19, 2022|1:30–3:15PM EDT|Haselton
Vince Wang (U. of Utah)
Petri Guimaraes (Studsvik Scandpower)
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A Preliminary Design of High Dominance Ratio Configurations for Space-Time Effect Measurements in ZPR : A Tentative Application in VENUS-F
Kornilios Routsonis (NRG), Patrick Blaise (CEA), Jean Tommasi (CEA)
Impact of Infinite Lattice Approximation on Nuclear Safety Evaluation Due to Different Fuel Assembly Loading and Core Configurations
Sebastien Bonthoux (IRSN), Julien Taforeau (IRSN)
Westinghouse Simplified RAVE™ Approach to PWR OT∆T/OP∆T Event Analyses
Peter A. Hilton (Westinghouse Electric Co.), Yixing Sung (Westinghouse Electric Co.), Bedirhan Akdeniz (Westinghouse Electric Co.), Scott Snider (Westinghouse Electric Co.), David A. Salazar (Westinghouse Electric Co.), Michael Gavalek (Westinghouse Electric Co.)
On the Modelling of Fuel Assembly Vibrations Using Coarse Mesh Approaches
C. Demaziere (Chalmers Univ. of Technology)
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