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Title:
Molten Salt–Fueled Nuclear Reactor Model for Licensing and Safeguards Investigations
Author:
Scott Greenwood: Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN, USA
DOI:
10.3384/ecp1815427
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Year:
2018
Conference:
Proceedings of The American Modelica Conference 2018, October 9-10, Somberg Conference Center, Cambridge MA, USA
Issue:
154
Article no.:
003
Pages:
27-36
No. of pages:
10
Publication type:
Abstract and Fulltext
Published:
2019-02-26
ISBN:
978-91-7685-148-7
Series:
Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings
ISSN (print):
1650-3686
ISSN (online):
1650-3740
Publisher:
Linköping University Electronic Press, Linköpings universitet


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Fluid-fueled nuclear reactors, particularly molten salt reactors (MSRs), have recently gained significant interest. As with all reactors, modeling and simulation are key factors for advanced reactor design and licensing and will be required for the deployment of MSRs. However, there are significant gaps between simulation capabilities and system behavior for MSRs. This paper presents the system model of an MSR that is based on the Molten Salt Demonstration Reactor. The model includes important physics specific to MSRs, such as fission product and tritium transport and reactivity feedback.

Keywords: molten salt reactors, salt-fueled, nuclear

Proceedings of The American Modelica Conference 2018, October 9-10, Somberg Conference Center, Cambridge MA, USA

Author:
Scott Greenwood
Title:
Molten Salt–Fueled Nuclear Reactor Model for Licensing and Safeguards Investigations
DOI:
http://dx.doi.org/10.3384/ecp1815427
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Proceedings of The American Modelica Conference 2018, October 9-10, Somberg Conference Center, Cambridge MA, USA

Author:
Scott Greenwood
Title:
Molten Salt–Fueled Nuclear Reactor Model for Licensing and Safeguards Investigations
DOI:
https://doi.org10.3384/ecp1815427
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