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  • Scaling effects in intermediate break LOCA scenario 

    Martin Gil, Kevin; Freixa Terradas, Jordi; Martínez Quiroga, Víctor Manuel (2023)
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    Scaling studies in the field of nuclear thermal hydraulics were conducted to analyze and extrapolate phenomenology from Integral Test Facilities (ITFs) to operating full size Nuclear Power Plants. The objective of this ...
  • Investigación del proceso de crecimiento de burbujas de helio en eutéctico de litio-plomo 

    Rives Sanz, Ronny; Batet Miracle, Lluís; Al Awad, Abdulrahman; Sedano Miguel, Luís A.; Mas de les Valls Ortiz, Elisabet (2023)
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    En reactores de fusión, la posibilidad de formación de burbujas de helio (He) en envolturas regeneradoras que utilizan la aleación eutéctica de litio-plomo (LLE) como material regenerador de tritio no es remota. Una vez ...
  • Scaling effect in an intermediatebBreak LOCA scenario 

    Martin Gil, Kevin; Freixa Terradas, Jordi; Martínez Quiroga, Víctor Manuel (2022)
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    Scaling studies in the field of nuclear thermalhydraulics have been carried out to analyze and extrapolate phenomenology from Integral Test Facilities (ITFs) to operating full size Nuclear Power Plants (NPP). The Power-to-Volume ...
  • The Equivalency of Theoretical and Monte Carlo Approaches in Neutron Transport: the case of simplified slowing-down 

    Al Awad, Abdulrahman; Calviño Tavares, Francisco; Batet Miracle, Lluís (2022)
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    For purposes of engineering education, computer experiments or simulations are powerful tools to demonstrate and emphasize physical concepts instead of relying on complex and ambiguous mathematics. The main advantage of ...
  • Atomistic simulations and theoretical predictions of helium nucleation in liquid Pb-Li eutectic alloy 

    Al Awad, Abdulrahman; Batet Miracle, Lluís; Sedano Miguel, Luis Ángel (2022)
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    Liquid Lead-Lithium Eutectic (LLE) alloy is a promising candidate coolant and/or breeder to attain tritium self-sufficiency in the EU DEMO breeding blanket design. Liquid metals are characterized with excellent heat-transport ...
  • Analysis of pellet ELM triggering potential in different ASDEX Upgrade plasma scenarios 

    Kocsis, Gabor; Cathey, Andrés; Cseh, Gabor; Futatani, Shimpei; Hoelzl, Matthias; Szepesi, Tamás; Huijsmans, Guido T.A.; Lang, Peter (European Physical Society, 2022)
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  • Assessment of SBO Fukushima likewise scenario for an IPWR design with RELAP5MOD33 and RELAPSCDAPSIMMOD3. 5 codes 

    Martínez Quiroga, Víctor Manuel; Pérez-Ferragut, Marina; Pericas Casals, Raimon; Freixa Terradas, Jordi (2022)
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    In recent years Small Modular Reactors (SMR) have become very popular within the nuclear industry. These designs allow to reduce costs as well as to enhance the safety due to passive nuclear safety features. Within these ...
  • Load follow with gen-iv very high temperature gas cooled reactor for the spanish future power mix 

    Freixa Terradas, Jordi; Radhakrishnan, Pravin (2022)
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    The future power mix in Spain and most of the European countries is expected to be dominated by renewable sources. The Spanish government has set a policy to eliminate fossil fuels and nuclear power in the following decades ...
  • Validation of physical model uncertainties derived through the inverse method 

    Freixa Terradas, Jordi; Martínez Quiroga, Víctor Manuel; Mendizabal Sanz, Rafael; Sánchez Perea, Miguel (2022)
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    The application of BEPU methodologies for safety analysis requires the evaluation of the uncertainty of the physical model parameters. The quantification of these uncertainties can be derived from separate or combined ...
  • Linden code validation against NUPEC / PSBT experimental data for void fraction and temperature benchmarks 

    Pérez-Ferragut, Marina; Freixa Terradas, Jordi; Martínez Quiroga, Víctor Manuel; Casamor Vidal, Max (2022)
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    The subchannel analysis code LINDEN is being developed by China Nuclear Power Technology Research Institute Co. Ltd (CNPRI). The LINDEN code is used in thermal-hydraulics design and safety analysis of pressurized water ...
  • The solubility of Helium in lead-lithium eutectic alloy 

    Sedano Miguel, Luis Ángel; ESTEBAN ALCALA, GUSTAVO ADOLFO; Cavaro, M; Iraola de Acevedo, Eduardo; Batet Miracle, Lluís; Al Awad, Abdulrahman (2021)
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  • Gènere i Docència en l’àmbit STEM - Treball cooperatiu per incorporar la perspectiva de gènere 

    Mas de les Valls Ortiz, Elisabet; Peña Carrera, Marta; Olmedo Torre, Noelia; Pino González, David; Alcober Segura, Jesús Ángel; Batet Miracle, Lluís (Congrés Internacional de Docència Universitària i Innovació (CIDUI), 2021)
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    S'exposa el projecte Gènere i Docència desenvolupat a la Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC). El projecte, que tenia com a objectiu capacitar el professorat en la incorporació de la perspectiva de gènere en la ...

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