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ARIES Project Meeting, June 16-17, 2004

University of Wisconsin, Madison
Engineering Centers Building (ECB), Room 1205
Conference Phone Number: 608-262-8176

Wednesday, 16 June 2004

8:00 Coffee UW Hosts


8:30 Welcome, Arrangements, Logistical Info, and TOFE Updates L. El-Guebaly
8:40 FESAC Priority Panel and NSF Physics Frontier Center (pdf, PowerPoint)    S. Prager
9:00 Review of Meeting Agenda Waganer
9:05 Status of ARIES-CS Study, Najmabadi
9:25 DOE Comments Opdenaker

Compact Stellarator Power Plant Physics Basis

9:45 Assessment of a 2-Field Period, 8-Coil Compact Stellarator (pdf)    P. Garabedian
10:15 Break
10:30 Assessment of New Class of Compact Stellarator Configurations (pdf, Power Point)    L-P Ku
11:15 Alpha Particle Loss Calculations for Compact Stellarators (pdf)    T.K. Mau
11:45 Discussion of Physics Basis
12:00 Lunch

Compact Stellarator Power Plant Integrated Systems Assessment

1:00 Studies of NCSX and MHH2 Reactor Configurations (pdf) J. Lyon

Compact Stellarator Power Plant Engineering Assessment

2:00 Radial Build Definition for Solid Breeder System (pdf, Power Point) L. El-Guebaly
2:30 Ceramic Breeder Blanket Conceptual Design for ARIES-CS (pdf, Power Point) X. Wang
3:00 Ceramic Breeder Blanket Parameters and Cycle Efficiency (pdf, Power Point) R. Raffray
3:30 Beryllium-Steam Reaction in Ceramic Blanket (pdf, Power Point)    B. Merrill
3:50 Break
4:00 Temperature Gradient Limits for Liquid-Protected Divertors (pdf, Power Point) S. Abdel-Khalik
4:30 Summary of Power Core Materials & Fabrication Unit Costs (pdf, Power Point)    J. Wille
5:00 Adjourn


Thursday 17 June 2004

8:00 Coffee UW Hosts

Compact Stellarator Power Plant Engineering Assessment (cont'd)

8:30 Compact Stellarator Coil Design Definition/Fabrication Approach (pdf)    Bromberg
9:00 Neutron Wall Loading Profile Using CAD/MCNP Interface (pdf, PowerPoint)    M. Wang
9:30 Break
9:45 Action Items, and Plans F. Najmabadi
10:30 Helically Symmetric eXperiment (Tour) D. Anderson
12:00 Adjourn

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