Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Nuclear Reactor Thermal Hydraulics and Other Applications

Edited by Donna Guillen

Idaho National Laboratory, United States of America

This book includes contributions from researchers around the world on numerical developments and applications to predict fluid flow and heat transfer, with an emphasis on thermal hydraulics computational fluid dynamics. Our ability to simulate larger problems with greater fidelity has vastly expanded over the past decade. The collection of material presented in this book augments the ever-increasing body of knowledge concerning the important topic of thermal hydraulics. Featured topics include coolant channel analysis, thermal hydraulic transport and mixing, as well as hydrodynamics and heat transfer processes. The contents of this book will interest researchers, scientists, engineers and graduate students.

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Nuclear Reactor Thermal Hydraulics and Other ApplicationsEdited by Donna Guillen

Published: February 13th 2013

DOI: 10.5772/45830

ISBN: 978-953-51-0987-7

Copyright year: 2013

Books open for chapter submissions

11599 Total Chapter Downloads

3 Crossref Citations

6 Web of Science Citations

11 Dimensions Citations

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1. The Coolant Channel Module CCM — A Basic Element for the Construction of Thermal-Hydraulic Models and Codes

By Alois Hoeld

1028

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2. Large Eddy Simulation of Thermo-Hydraulic Mixing in a T-Junction

By Aleksandr V. Obabko, Paul F. Fischer, Timothy J. Tautges, Vasily M. Goloviznin, Mikhail A. Zaytsev, Vladimir V. Chudanov, Valeriy A. Pervichko, Anna E. Aksenova and Sergey A. Karabasov

1943

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3. CFD as a Tool for the Analysis of the Mechanical Integrity of Light Water Nuclear Reactors

By Hernan Tinoco

1844

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4. Thermal Hydraulics Design and Analysis Methodology for a Solid-Core Nuclear Thermal Rocket Engine Thrust Chamber

By Ten-See Wang, Francisco Canabal, Yen-Sen Chen, Gary Cheng and Yasushi Ito

1266

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5. CFD Simulation of Flows in Stirred Tank Reactors Through Prediction of Momentum Source

By Weidong Huang and Kun Li

3386

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6. Hydrodynamic and Heat Transfer Simulation of Fluidized Bed Using CFD

By Osama Sayed Abd El Kawi Ali

2132

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