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Advances of Computational Fluid Dynamics in Nuclear Reactor Design and Safety Assessment

A volume in Woodhead Publishing Series in Energy

Book2018

Edited by:

Jyeshtharaj B. Joshi and Arun K. Nayak

Advances of Computational Fluid Dynamics in Nuclear Reactor Design and Safety Assessment

A volume in Woodhead Publishing Series in Energy

Book2018

 

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Jyeshtharaj B. Joshi and Arun K. Nayak

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    1 - Introduction

    Arun K. Nayak

    Pages 1-19

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    2 - Computational fluid dynamics

    Jyeshtharaj B. Joshi, Krishnaswamy Nandakumar, ... Sarang Tamhankar

    Pages 21-238

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    3 - CFD model development for two-phase flows

    Marco Colombo, M. Fairweather, ... Patel Giteshkumar

    Pages 239-335

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    4 - Evaluation of safety of light-water-cooled reactors using CFD

    Thomas Höhne

    Pages 337-386

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    5 - Design of passive safety systems for advanced reactors using CFD

    Jyeshtharaj B. Joshi, Arun K. Nayak, ... Avinash Moharana

    Pages 387-485

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    6 - Modelling of core melt scenarios in nuclear reactors

    Arun K. Nayak, Parimal P. Kulkarni, ... Sumit V. Prasad

    Pages 487-565

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    7 - Application of CFD for assessment of containment safety

    Sunil Ganju, Aditya Karanam, ... Ashish V. Shelke

    Pages 567-662

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    8 - Modeling of fire with CFD for nuclear power plants (NPPs)

    Pavan K. Sharma

    Pages 663-727

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    9 - Applications of computational fluid dynamics in design of sodium-cooled fast reactors

    Karuppanna Velusamy

    Pages 729-753

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    10 - CFD and systems thermal-hydraulic analysis in the design and safety assessment of high-temperature reactors

    Pieter G. Rousseau, Charl G. Du Toit and Herman J. Van Antwerpen

    Pages 755-800

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    11 - Heat transfer and computational fluid dynamics for molten salt reactor technologies

    Piyush Sabharwall, Manuele Aufiero and Massimiliano Fratoni

    Pages 801-834

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    12 - Conclusions and future recommendation

    Jyeshtharaj B. Joshi and Arun K. Nayak

    Pages 835-849

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    Index

    Pages 851-869

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Advances of Computational Fluid Dynamics in Nuclear Reactor Design and Safety Assessment presents the latest computational fluid dynamic technologies. It includes an evaluation of safety systems for reactors using CFD and their design, the modeling of Severe Accident Phenomena Using CFD, Model Development for Two-phase Flows, and Applications for Sodium and Molten Salt Reactor Designs. Editors Joshi and Nayak have an invaluable wealth of experience that enables them to comment on the development of CFD models, the technologies currently in practice, and the future of CFD in nuclear reactors.

Readers will find a thematic discussion on each aspect of CFD applications for the design and safety assessment of Gen II to Gen IV reactor concepts that will help them develop cost reduction strategies for nuclear power plants.

Advances of Computational Fluid Dynamics in Nuclear Reactor Design and Safety Assessment presents the latest computational fluid dynamic technologies. It includes an evaluation of safety systems for reactors using CFD and their design, the modeling of Severe Accident Phenomena Using CFD, Model Development for Two-phase Flows, and Applications for Sodium and Molten Salt Reactor Designs. Editors Joshi and Nayak have an invaluable wealth of experience that enables them to comment on the development of CFD models, the technologies currently in practice, and the future of CFD in nuclear reactors.

Readers will find a thematic discussion on each aspect of CFD applications for the design and safety assessment of Gen II to Gen IV reactor concepts that will help them develop cost reduction strategies for nuclear power plants.

Key Features

  • Presents a thematic and comprehensive discussion on each aspect of CFD applications for the design and safety assessment of nuclear reactors
  • Provides an historical review of the development of CFD models, discusses state-of-the-art concepts, and takes an applied and analytic look toward the future
  • Includes CFD tools and simulations to advise and guide the reader through enhancing cost effectiveness, safety and performance optimization
  • Presents a thematic and comprehensive discussion on each aspect of CFD applications for the design and safety assessment of nuclear reactors
  • Provides an historical review of the development of CFD models, discusses state-of-the-art concepts, and takes an applied and analytic look toward the future
  • Includes CFD tools and simulations to advise and guide the reader through enhancing cost effectiveness, safety and performance optimization

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ISBN

978-0-08-102337-2

Language

English

Published

2018

Copyright

Copyright © 2018 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.

Imprint

Woodhead Publishing

Editors

Jyeshtharaj B. Joshi

Arun K. Nayak