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ARIES Project Meeting, 29-30 July 2010

Thursday, 29 July 2010

Doubletree Hotel
Bethesda, MD

8:30 Coffee, Light Breakfast, Socializing, and Laptop Connections DOE host
9:00 Welcome, Meeting Logistics and Introductions A. Opdenaker
9:10 Summary of Agenda L. Waganer
 

Plans and General Scope

9:15 DOE expectations for ARIES Team (pptx) A. Opdenaker
9:45 FNS pathways assessment - scope and plans (ppt, pdf) C. Kessel
10:15 Issues, metrics and gaps for the development of fusion power (ppt) D. Meade
 
10:45 Break  
 
11:00 Simple analytic formulae for insight into pilot plant operations (ppt) J. Sheffield
11:30 ARIES Pathways planned and possible new efforts F. Najmabadi
 
12:00 Lunch  
 

ARIES-PATHWAYS Task Results

1:00 ARIES systems analysis: four corners identification (ppt, pdf)
Systems Code - Hardwired Numbers for Review (ppt, pdf)
C. Kessel
1:30 Exploring the parameter space with the Visual ARIES Systems Scanning Tool (ppt) L. Carlson
2:00 No ELM, small ELM and large ELM strawman scenarios (ppt, pdf) A. Turnbull
2:30 Discussion of systems activity F. Najmabadi
 
3:00 Break
 
3:15 Overview of engineering activities (ppt) M. Tillack
3:25 Update on FW armor design and inelastic analyses (pdf) X. Wang
3:55 Extrapolating Experimental Results for Model Divertor Studies to Prototypical Conditions (ppt) M. Yoda
4:40 Concept development of pin-fin cooled divertors (ppt) M. Tillack
5:00 Update on high performance divertor design and analysis (pdf) X. Wang
 
5:30 Adjourn
 

Friday, 30 July 2010

Doubletree Hotel
Bethesda, MD

8:30 Coffee, Light Breakfast, Socializing, and Laptop Connections DOE host
9:00 Summary of today's agenda L. Waganer
 

ARIES-PATHWAYS Task Results

9:05 3D assessment of neutron streaming through assembly gaps: outboard options (pdf) L. El-Guebaly
9:35 Electrical resistivity changes with neutron irradiation and implications for W stabilizing shells (pdf) L. El-Guebaly
 

PMI issues and concerns

10:05 PMI risks and future data sources (pdf) R. Goldston
 
10:35 Break
 

ARIES Town Meeting Discussion

10:50 ARIES Town Meeting summary and recommendations (ppt) M. Tillack
 

Administrative

11:35 Action Items Assigned/Next Call/Next Meeting/Discussion of future plans F. Najmabadi
 
11:55 Adjourn meeting