Computational study of the effect of fuel element geometry on pellets' maximum temperature

Alexander Vorobiev, Ksenia Pavlova

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Abstract

One of the factors that determine reliable operation of fuel elements in a nuclear reactor is maximum temperature of fuel pellets. This paper presents the computational study results of the effect of the pellet's central hole on its maximum temperature when using different types of fuel.

Original languageEnglish
Article number01088
JournalMATEC Web of Conferences
Volume110
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 19 Jun 2017
EventInternational Youth Scientific Conference on Heat and Mass Transfer in the Thermal Control System of Technical and Technological Energy Equipment, HMTTSC 2017 - Tomsk, Russian Federation
Duration: 26 Apr 201728 Apr 2017

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Chemistry(all)
  • Materials Science(all)
  • Engineering(all)

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