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April 8–10, 2021
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DOE lists five stories to watch in 2021
Despite all the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, the U.S. nuclear energy community pulled out some big wins in 2020, and this year could be even bigger, according to the Department of Energy’s Office of Nuclear Energy.
From deep space exploration on Mars to a historic new reactor coming online in Waynesboro, Ga., 2021 will be a record-breaking year for the industry—both good and potentially bad.
Find the full details on the DOE-NE website.
Technical Session|Sponsored by THD
Thursday, November 19, 2020|11:15AM–1:00PM (12:15–2:00PM EST)
Brian G. Woods
Seung Jun Kim
Janet Davis (American Nuclear Society)
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An Evaluation of Containment Design for SMART100
Seongho Jee (KEPCO-ENC), Gyucheon Lee (KEPCO-ENC), Minsoo Park (KEPCO-ENC), Seokjeong Park (KEPCO-ENC), Seongsoo Jeon (FNC Technology Co.), Seongwon Lim (KAERI), Hanrim Choi (KEPCO-ENC)
DASSH software for ducted assembly thermal hydraulics calculations - overview and benchmark
Florent Heidet (Argonne National Laboratory), Micheal A. Smith (Argonne National Laboratory), Milos I. Atz (Argonne National Laboratory)
Scaling Analysis of the SFR Cartridge Loop
Mitchell T. Farmer (Argonne National Laboratory), Mamoru Ishii (Purdue University), Seungjin Kim (Purdue University), Guanyi Wang (Purdue University), Zhengting Quan (Purdue University), Ran Kong (Purdue University)
Analyzing APR1400 Under Load Follow Operation Using Multi-Physics Simulation
Aya Diab (KEPCO International Nuclear Graduate School (KINGS)), Abd El Rahman M. Abou El Ala (KEPCO International Nuclear Graduate School (KINGS))
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