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ARIES Project Meeting, 23-24 January 2012

Monday, 23 January 2012

6504, EBU-1, UC San Diego
La Jolla, CA

12:30 Coffee, Snacks, Socializing, and Laptop Connections  
1:00 Welcome, Meeting Logistics and Introductions M. Tillack
1:10 Summary of Agenda L. Waganer

Project Plans and Progress

1:15 ARIES Project Update and Near-Term Objectives F. Najmabadi

ARIES Task Results (Engineering)

1:30 Updating the SCLL Design and ASC Documentation (pptx) L. Carlson
2:05 Demonstration of 3-D Mockup of Divertor Design L. Carlson
2:15 Break  
2:30 Progress on Liquid Metal Coolant Routing and MHD issues (ppt) M. Tillack
3:00 Refinement of the Power Core Configuration of the ARIES-ACT (ppt) X. Wang
3:45 Preliminary Stress Results of the Vacuum Vessel (pptx, pdf) H. Hosseini
4:05 Fracture Analysis of Divertor Structures (pdf) J. Blanchard
4:35 Recommended VV Design Load Criteria (Power Plant Relevant Design) (pdf) J. Blanchard
4:50 Adjourn Meeting  

Tuesday, 24 January 2012

6504, EBU-1, UC San Diego
La Jolla, CA

8:00 Coffee, Light Breakfast, Socializing, and Laptop Connections  
8:25 Summary of Today's Agenda L. Waganer

ARIES Task Results (Engineering)

8:30 Impact of a Water-Free VV on ARIES-ACT-SiC Inboard Radial Build (pdf) L. El-Guebaly
9:00 Breakdown of Elements Degrading TBR of ARIES-ACT-SiC Blanket (pdf) L. El-Guebaly
9:30 Nuclear Heating Profile for ARIES-ACT SiC Design (pdf) L. El-Guebaly
9:45 Nuclear Heating Profile for ARIES-ACT DCLL Design (pdf) L. El-Guebaly
10:00 Break
10:30 Coolant Connections to the DCLL Blankets (pptx) S. Malang

ARIES Task Results (Physics)

10:45 MELCOR Model Development for ARIES-SA (ppt, pdf) P. Humrickhouse
11:15 Update on Divertor Plasma Solutions (pdf) M. Rensink
11:45 Lunch
1:00 Progress on Physics for ARIES: ACT2 equilibria (ppt), disruptions (ppt), PFCheating (ppt), TSC (ppt) C. Kessel
1:45 Progress on Optimization Results for Steady-State Plasma Solutions (pdf) H. St. John
2:30 Break

Action Items and Future Plans

2:45 Action Item Review (xls) F. Najmabadi
3:15 Next Call/Next Meeting/Discussion of future plans F. Najmabadi
3:45 Adjourn Meeting