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ARIES Project Meeting, 21-22 May 2013

Tuesday, 21 May 2013

Oak Conference Room
Hampton Inn, Germantown/Gaithersburg, MD

8:30 Coffee, Tea, Socializing, and Laptop Connections  
8:30 Welcome, Meeting Logistics and Summary of Agenda L. Waganer
 

Project Plans and Progress

8:35 Review of ARIES ACT Project Status and Objectives F. Najmabadi
 

ARIES ACT Task Results

8:45 Comparison of ACT and AT Cost Modeling (ppt) L. Waganer
9:15 Systems and Physics Updates for ACT-2 (pdf) C. Kessel
9:45 System Code Updates resulting in ACT-2 Preliminary Results (ppt) M. Tillack
 
10:15 Break  
 
10:30 Preliminary TBR/Shielding Analyses and Build Definition for ACT-2 (pdf) L. El-Guebaly
11:00 Preliminary ACT-2 Power Core Design Definition (pdf) X. Wang
11:30 Design curves for the plate divertor and status of GT helium test loop (pdf) M. Yoda
 
12:00 Lunch  
 
1:00 Progress in the Development of Nano-Structured Steels (pptx) A. Rowcliffe
1:30 Power Core Safety Analysis Results (pdf) P. Humrickhouse
2:00 Updated Thermal Response during LOCA Event in ARIES-ACT-1 (pdf) C. Martin/ L. El-Guebaly
 
2:15 Break  
 
2:45 E-M Disruption Modeling and Analysis of the ACT Power Core (pdf) J. Blanchard
3:15 3-D Estimate of SR and VV Lifetimes of ARIES-ACT-1 (pdf) L. El-Guebaly
 

ARIES Status and Future Plans

8:30 Scheduling of Next Meeting and Call F. Najmabadi
 
4:00 Adjourn  
 

Wednesday, 22 May 2013

Oak Conference Room
Hampton Inn, Germantown/Gaithersburg, MD

8:30 Coffee, Tea, Socializing, and Laptop Connections  
9:00 Open Discussion all