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ARIES Project Meeting, 13-14 October 2011

Thursday, 13 October 2011

Hilton Hotel
Gaithersburg, MD

8:00 Coffee, Light Breakfast, Socializing, and Laptop Connections  
8:30 Welcome, Meeting Logistics and Introductions M. Tillack
8:40 Summary of Agenda M. Tillack
 

Project Plans and Progress

8:45 Latest News from Fusion Energy Sciences A. Opdenaker
9:00 ARIES ACT Project Update and Near-Term Objectives F. Najmabadi
 

ARIES Task Results (Systems and Engineering)

9:15 Substantiating the ASC & Implementing the DCLL Blanket (pptx) L. Carlson
10:00 Experimental Studies of Finger-Type Divertor with Helium: Initial Results (pdf) M. Yoda
 
10:30 Break  
 
10:45 Design Of A Low Pressure-Drop Liquid Metal Cooling System (ppt) M. Tillack
11:15 Progress on the Overall Power Core Configuration of ARIES-ACT (ppt) X. Wang
12:00 3D Divertor Model (pptx) L. Carlson
 
12:05 Lunch  
 

ARIES Task Results (Engineering)

1:00 3-D Fracture Analysis of Divertor Structures and Review of Literature on Ferromagnetic Loads in Tokamaks (pdf) J. Blanchard
1:30 VV Loading Conditions and Stresses ala ITER (pdf) J. Blanchard
2:00 Tritium permeation and liquid metal - water issues (ppt) P. Humrickhouse
(presented by B. Merrill)
 

ARIES Task Results (Physics)

2:30 Edge model Results (Heat Flow, Radiation, Surface Fluxes...) (pdf) M. Rensink (call-in)
 
3:00 Break
 
3:15 Physics analysis of ARIES-ACT1 (ppt) C. Kessel (call-in)
4:00 Optimization Results for Consistent Steady-State Plasma Solution (pdf) A. Turnbull
 
4:45 Adjourn Meeting
 

Friday, 14 October 2011

Hilton Hotel
Gaithersburg, MD

8:00 Coffee, Light Breakfast, Socializing, and Laptop Connections  
8:25 Summary of Today's Agenda M. Tillack
 
8:30 Discussion and overflow  
 

Action Items and Future Plans

10:30 Action Item Review (ppt) M. Tillack
11:00 Next Call/Next Meeting/Discussion of future plans F. Najmabadi
 
11:15 Adjourn Meeting