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Materials in Nuclear Energy Systems (MiNES 2023)
December 10–14, 2023
New Orleans, LA|New Orleans Marriott
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Eisenhower’s “Atoms for Peace” at 70
Seventy years ago to the day, President Dwight D. Eisenhower gave his historic address to the United Nations General Assembly in New York City. (See December 2023 Nuclear News's “Leaders” column to read the reflections of Kathryn Huff, the Department of Energy’s assistant secretary for nuclear energy, on the speech’s anniversary.)
Technical Session|Sponsored by THD
Friday, December 3, 2021|8:00–9:45AM EST |Columbia 10
Xu Wu (NC State Univ.)
Juliana Duarte (Virginia Tech)
Matthew D. Zimmer
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Design of a Two-Phase Flow Facility for Investigation of Droplet Entrainment in Countercurrent Annular Flow
Haonong Du (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute), Ilyas Yilgor (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute), Shanbin Shi (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute)
Nek5000 Turbulence Model for the Interaction of Parallel Jets
John Acierno (Penn State Univ.), Elia Merzari (Penn State Univ.), Emilio Baglietto (MIT)
High-Spatio-Temporal Measurement of Turbulent Wall Shear Stress in Water
Charles Fort (George Washington Univ.), Philippe M. Bardet (George Washington Univ.)
Experimental Investigation of Two-Phase Natural Circulation and Void Fraction Characteristics with Seawater
Broderick Sieh (Kansas State Univ.), Zayed Ahmed (Kansas State Univ.), Molly Ross (Kansas State Univ.), Steven Eckels (Kansas State Univ.), Hitesh Bindra (Kansas State Univ.)
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