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Large-Scale Homogeneous Hydrogen-Air-Steam Deflagration Experiment Simulated Using Two Turbulent Flame Speed Closure Models

[+] Author Affiliations
Tadej Holler, Ivo Kljenak

Jožef Stefan Institute, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Varun Jain, Ed M. J. Komen

Nuclear Research and Consultancy Group, Petten, The Netherlands

Paper No. ICONE24-60134, pp. V005T15A006; 6 pages
doi:10.1115/ICONE24-60134
From:
  • 2016 24th International Conference on Nuclear Engineering
  • Volume 5: Student Paper Competition
  • Charlotte, North Carolina, USA, June 26–30, 2016
  • Conference Sponsors: Nuclear Engineering Division
  • ISBN: 978-0-7918-5005-3
  • Copyright © 2016 by ASME

abstract

The CFD combustion modeling approach based on two combustion models was applied to a hydrogen deflagration experiment conducted in a large-scale confined experimental vessel. The used combustion models were Zimont’s Turbulent Flames Speed Closure (TFC) model and Lipatnikov’s Flame Speed Closure (FSC) model. The conducted simulations are aimed to aid identifying and evaluating the potential hydrogen risks in Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) containment. The simulation results show good agreement with experiment for axial flame propagation using the Lipatnikov combustion model. However substantial overprediction in radial flame propagation is observed using both combustion models, which consequently results also in overprediction of the pressure increase rate and overall combustion energy output. As assumed for a large-scale experiment without any turbulence inducing structures, the combustion took place in low-turbulence regimes, where the Lipatnikov combustion model, due to its inclusion of quasi-laminar source term, has advantage over the Zimont model.

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