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Memorias de investigación
Research Publications in journals:
Neutronic analysis of a dual He/LiPb coolant breeding blanket for DEMO
Year:2010
Research Areas
  • Mechanical aeronautics and naval engineering
Information
Abstract
A conceptualdesignofaDEMOfusionreactorisbeingdevelopedunderthe Spanish BreedingBlanket Technology Programme: TECNO FUS basedonaHe/LiPbdualcoolantblanketasreferencedesignoption. The followingissueshavebeenanalyzedtoaddressthedemonstrationoftheneutronicreliabilityof this conceptualblanketdesign:poweramplificationcapacityoftheblanket,tritiumbreedingcapability for fuelself-sufficiency,powerdepositionduetonuclearheatinginsuperconductingcoilsandmaterial damage (dpa,gasproduction)toestimatetheoperationallifeofthesteel-madestructuralcomponentsin the blanketandvacuumvessel(VV).Inordertooptimizetheshieldingofthecoilsdifferentcombinations of waterandsteelhavebeenconsideredforthegapoftheVV.Theusedneutronsourceisbasedonanaxi- symmetric 2Dfusionreactionprofileforthegivenplasmaequilibriumconfiguration.MCNPXhasbeen used fortransportcalculationsandACABhasbeenusedtohandlegasproductionanddamageenergy cross sections.
International
Si
JCR
No
Title
Fusion Engineering and Design
ISBN
0920-3796
Impact factor JCR
0
Impact info
Volume
10.1016/j.fusengdes.2011.03.030
Journal number
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0
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0
Month
ENERO
Ranking
Participants
  • Autor: J.P. CATALAN
  • Autor: Francisco Ogando Serrano (UPM)
  • Autor: I. PALERMO
  • Autor: Javier Sanz Gozalo (UPM)
  • Autor: G. VEREDAS
  • Autor: J.M. GOMEZ-ROS
  • Autor: L. SEDANO
Research Group, Departaments and Institutes related
  • Creador: Centro o Instituto I+D+i: Instituto de Fusión Nuclear
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Cofinanciación del MINECO en el marco del Programa INNCIDE 2011 (OTR-2011-0236)
Cofinanciación del MINECO en el marco del Programa INNPACTO (IPT-020000-2010-22)