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ANS members approve amendment adding YMG rep to board of directors
The American Nuclear Society will include a representative from the Young Members Group on its Board of Directors after ANS members voted this week overwhelmingly in favor of amending Article B6 of the ANS bylaws. The change was mandated by Objective Outcome 5 of the ANS Change Plan 2020.
To keep the number of directors at 16, the approved amendment decreased the number of non–U.S. resident directors from three to two.
Keiji Miyazaki, Shoji Kotake, Nobuo Yamaoka, Shoji Inoue, Yoichi Fujii-E
Fusion Science and Technology | Volume 4 | Number 2 | September 1983 | Pages 447-450
Blanket and First Wall Engineering | dx.doi.org/10.13182/FST4-2P2-447
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An experiment on electric potential and pressure drop for NaK flow in uniform trnasverse magnetic fields was conducted. A test channel was constructed using 45.3 mm (or 28 mm) I.D. and 1.65 mm thick 304-SS circular pipe in the NaK-Blowdown MHD Experimental Facility of Osaka University. The experimental range covered had a driving gas pressure <8 bar, an applied magnetic flux density: B0=0.3∼1. 75 T, a mean flow velocity of NaK: U0=2∼ 15 m/sec, a Reynolds number Re=8×l04∼6.2×l05 and a Hartmann number: Ha=740∼4150. A theoretical analysis is given on the basis of a uniform-velocity thick-wall model. Good agreement between the theory and the experiment were obtained both for the potential and for the pressure drop, except a small deviation of the experimental pressure drop towards values lying above the theoretical ones in a weak B0 and high U0 region (Ha2/Re <15).