Reactor and Nuclear Systems Division

Thermal Hydraulics and Irradiation Engineering

Thermal, Fluid & Irradiation Experimentation

  • Materials irradiation in HFIR, ATR (INEEL), Ford reactor (U.of MI)
  • Heat transfer measurements
  • Fluid flow characterization
  • Two-phase flow

Heat Transfer, Fluid Flow & Reactor Safety Analysis

  • Reactor thermal hydraulics
  • Nuclear fuel behavior
  • Severe accident analysis
  • Computational fluid dynamics
  • Explosion and aerosol transport analysis
  • Support for experimental design