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Numerical Research on Complex Convection in the Fuel Transfer Channel

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Qiang Guo

China Nuclear Power Engineering Co., Ltd., Beijing, China

Paper No. ICONE18-29536, pp. 555-560; 6 pages
doi:10.1115/ICONE18-29536
From:
  • 18th International Conference on Nuclear Engineering
  • 18th International Conference on Nuclear Engineering: Volume 4, Parts A and B
  • Xi’an, China, May 17–21, 2010
  • Conference Sponsors: Nuclear Engineering Division
  • ISBN: 978-0-7918-4932-3
  • Copyright © 2010 by ASME

abstract

An investigation is made on the thermal transfer characteristic of horizontal convection in the fuel transfer channel. The convection is a complex 3-D flow. Influencing factors on the convection are calculated and compared, such as the stuck position of fuel assembly, the diameter of channel, and the mechanical structure of the fuel transfer system. An optimized mechanical design for fuel transfer system is suggested. It seems effectively improved cooling effect by numerical simulation validation.

Copyright © 2010 by ASME

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