Expert Group on Reactor Stability and LWR Transient Benchmarks

Scope

The Expert Group deals with modelling issues in the field of 3-D coupled neutronics / thermal-hydraulics transients for nuclear cores and coupling of core phenomena and system dynamics (PWR, BWR, VVER).

The transients considered include:

Objectives


The objectives of the NSC in the field of coupled neutronics/thermal-hydraulics computing are to advance scientific knowledge needed for the development of advanced modelling techniques for new nuclear technologies and concepts, as well as for current nuclear applications. This includes:

Keywords


Reactor Stability, Transient, Coupled Neutronics/Thermal-hydraulics, Coupeld Core/Plant 3D Benchmarks

List of activities

Validation of coupled thermal-hydraulic and neutronics codes in international co-operation by K. Ivanov, E. Sartori, E. Royer, S. Langenbuch, K. Velkov, Eurosafe 2005 Conference

Benchmarks

Related experiments and databases

Please note all files related to this benchmark are password protected


Contacts

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Last reviewed: 28 November 2011