Programme for Workshop on Increased Accident Tolerance of Fuels for LWRs, 10-12 December 2012
Workshop Proceedings, 10-12 December 2012
Accident-tolerant fuels may offer opportunities to enhance the safety and competitiveness of commercial nuclear power plants.
The first QUENCH-ATF joint project test was successfully completed by the KIT team on 17 July 2022.
The expert group primarily acted as a forum for scientific and technical information exchange on advanced light water reactor (LWR) fuels with enhanced accident tolerance.
Image: QUENCH facility at KIT. Court. KIT.
The purpose of the QUENCH-ATF project is to investigate the chemical, mechanical and thermal-hydraulics behaviour of ATF claddings in Design Basis Accident...