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ARIES Project Meeting, September 18-20, 2000

Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory
Room A104


Monday, 18 September 2000


8:30Review of Agenda and Goals of the MeetingWaganer
8:45Status of DOE Fusion Program Priorities and BudgetsDove
9:00Summary of ARIES Studies and Immediate Goals
(ARIES-AT Final Report Outline and Instructions)

ARIES-AT Final Design Presentations

Physics Assessment

9:15 Outline of ARIES-AT Physics Chapter and Issue Discussion (PDF) Jardin
9:45 Evolution of AT physics from ARIES-RS to ARIES-AT (quicktime, PPT) Kessel
10:30Heating and Current Drive Systems for ARIES-AT (quicktime, PPT) Mau
11:00 Discussion of Next Year's MFE Physics Activities (quicktime, PPT) Kessel

System Studies

11:30 Final Strawmen Results and Discussion Miller
12:00 lunch

ARIES-AT Engineering

1:00 Power Core Maintenance Approach and Maintainability Analysis (quicktime, PPT) Waganer
1:45 Final TF and PF Design (quicktime, PPT) T. Brown
2:15 Final TF and PF Structural Analysis Results (quicktime, PPT) Dahlgren
3:00 Final HTS Coil Definition Bromberg
3:30 Waste Issues and Radiological Inventory in LiPb (PDF) El-Guebaly
4:00 Final Heat Transfer System and Coolant Processing System Sze

Safety Studies

4:30 Safety and Environmental Assessment of ARIES-AT (PDF) Petti

ARIES-AT Program

4:30 Plans for Final Report Najmabadi

Tuesday, 19 September 2000


ARIES-IFE Presentations


8:30 HI Drivers Ed Lee
9:15 HI Driver Systems Modeling (PDF, word ) Meier

Target and Chamber Physics

9:45 IFE Target Design at LLNL and Output Spectra from Direct and Indirect Drive IFE Targets Perkins
10:40 Final Transport of HI Beams Olson
11:25 Plasma Channel-Based Final Transport System Yu
1:10 Target Output from Laser Targets (PDF, quicktime, PPT) Peterson
1:30 Parametric Survey of Gas-Filled Dry Wall Chamber (PDF) Haynes/Peterson

Chamber Nuclear Analysis

2:00 Initial Parameters for Nuclear Analysis and FW Issues (PDF) El-Guebaly
2:30 Shielding Considerations for HIB with Preformed Channels (PDF) El-Guebaly (for Sawan)

Final Optics

3:10 Final Optic Options, Requirements and Damage Threats (quicktime, PPT) Tillack

Target Fabrication, Injection, and Tracking

3:40 IFE Target Fabrication Plans and Progress (PDF) Goodin
4:00 IFE Target Fabrication Activities (quicktime, PPT) Gobby
4:20 Target Injection in a Gas-Filled Chamber (PDF) Goodin
4:40 Design of the Target Injection and Tracking Experimental System (PDF) Petzoldt

Wednesday, 20 September 2000


Systems Analysis and Integration

8:30 Systems Consideration Issues Relating to Reliability, Uncertainty, and Operation (PDF) Steiner
9:00 Systems Code Development and Design Window Assessment Miller
9:40 Target Gain Curve Modeling (quicktime, PPT) Meier

Safety Analysis

10:30 Preliminary Safety Analysis Findings (PDF) Meier

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