Conference Articles



2006 - 2010

Lagrangian Simulation of Particle Deposition on an Array of Spheres using RANS-RSM and LES Approaches
A. Dehbi
3rd CFD4NRS, Bethesda, USA (2010)


Outcome of the OECD/SARNET Workshop on In-vessel Coolability
J.C. Birchley, B. Clément, H. Löffler, W. Tromm, A. Amri
4th ERMSAR, Bologna, Italy (2010)


Analysis of Steam Generator Reflux Condensation for Severe Accident Prevention and Mitigation
Y. Liao, J.C. Birchley
4th ERMSAR, Bologna, Italy (2010)


The effect of chemical reactions on primary circuit surface on iodine transport
J. Kalilainen, T. Kärkelä, A. Auvinen, R. Zilliacus, U. Tapper, T. Kajolinna
ANS Conference, Las Vegas, USA (2010)


The Effect of Flooding on Aerosol Retention in the Steam Generator Bundle
T.M. Lind, S. Güntay
ANS Conference, Las Vegas, USA (2010)


Direct Numerical Simulation of Buoyancy Driven Turbulence inside a Cubic Cavity
R. Puragliesi, A. Dehbi, E. Leriche, A. Soldati, M. Deville
Conference on Turbulence and Interactions, La Martinique (2009)


Post-Test Analysis of the Quench-13 Bundle Test Including an Ag-In-Cd Absorber Rod
J.C. Birchley, B.S. Jäckel, T.J. Haste, M. Steinbrück, J. Stuckert
ICAPP, Tokyo, Japan (2009)


Influence of corium oxidation on fission product release from molten pool
S.V. Bechta, E.V. Krushinov, S.A. Vitol, V.B. Khabensky, S.Y. Kotova, A.A. Sulatskiy, R.A. Kosarevskiy, V.V. Gusarov, V.I. Almyashev, G. Ducros, C. Journeau, D. Bottomley, B. Clément, L.E. Herranz, S. Güntay, K. Trambauer, A. Auvinen
ICAPP, Tokyo, Japan (2009)


Results of the QUENCH-13 Reflood Bundle Test with Incorporation of an AgInCd Absorber Rod
L. Sepold, T.M. Lind, A. Pintér Csordás, U. Stegmaier, M. Steinbrück, J. Stuckert
ICAPP, Tokyo, Japan (2009)


Analysis of the QUENCH-14 bundle test with M5 cladding
J.C. Birchley, B.S. Jäckel, M. Steinbrück, J. Stuckert, T.J. Haste
17th ICONE Conference, Brussels, Belgium (2009)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/ICONE17-75099

Noncondensable Gas Effect on Film Condensation of Boundary Layer Flow in the Entire Mixed Convection Regime
Y. Liao, S. Güntay
13th NURETH Conference, Kanazawa, Japan (2009)


The Once-Through Mode of Steam Generator Reflux Condensation in Loss of Coolant Accident Scenarios
Y. Liao, S. Güntay, D.J. Suckow
13th NURETH Conference, Kanazawa, Japan (2009)


LWR Containment Safety Research in PANDA
D. Paladino, M. Huggenberger, M. Andreani, S. Gupta, S. Güntay, J. Dreier, H.-M. Prasser
ICAPP, Anaheim, USA (2008)


Assessment against DNS data of a coupled CFD-stochastic model for particle dispersion in turbulent channel flows
A. Dehbi
2nd CFD4NRS, Grenoble, France (2008)


Status of Studies on High-Temperature Oxidation and Quench Behaviour of Zircaloy-4 and E110 Cladding Alloys
M. Steinbrück, J.C. Birchley, A.V. Goryachev, M. Grosse, T.J. Haste, Z. Hozer, A.E. Kisselev, V.I. Nalivaev, V.P. Semishkin, L. Sepold, J. Stuckert, N. Vér, M.S. Veshchunov
3rd ERMSAR, Nesseber, Bulgaria (2008)


Modelling of Accelerated Cladding Degradation in Air for Severe Accident Codes
C. Bals, E. Beuzet, J.C. Birchley, O. Coindreau, S. Ederli, T.J. Haste, T. Hollands, M.K. Koch, J.-S. Lamy, K. Trambauer
3rd ERMSAR, Nesseber, Bulgaria (2008)


Progress on B4C modelling in Severe Accident Codes in the frame of SARNET network of excellence - Applications to Phebus and Quench experiments
G. Repetto, O. De Luze, K. Trambauer, H. Austregesilo, J.C. Birchley, J.S. Lamy, B. Malivernay
3rd ERMSAR, Nesseber, Bulgaria (2008)


Understanding the behaviour of absorber elements in silver-indium-cadmium control rods during PWR severe accident sequences
R. Dubourg, H. Austregesilo, C. Bals, M. Barrachin, J.C. Birchley, T.J. Haste, J.S. Lamy, T.M. Lind, B. Maliverney, C. Marchetto, A. Pinter, M. Steinbrück, J. Stuckert, K. Trambauer, A. Vimi
3rd ERMSAR, Nesseber, Bulgaria (2008)


Progress in understanding key aerosol issues
L.E. Herranz, J. Ball, A. Auvinen, D. Bottomley, A. Dehbi, C. Housiadas, P. Piluso, V. Layly, F. Parozzi, M. Reeks
3rd ERMSAR, Nesseber, Bulgaria (2008)


Ruthenium Behaviour under Air Ingress Conditions: Main Achievements in the SARNET Project
P. Giordano, A. Auvinen, G. Brillant, J. Colombani, N. Davidovich, R. Dickson, T.J. Haste, T. Kärkelä, J.S. Lamy, C. Mun, D. Ohai, Y. Pontillon, M. Steinbrück, N. Vér
3rd ERMSAR, Nesseber, Bulgaria (2008)


Summary of SARNET achievements
T. Albiol, T.J. Haste, J.-P. van Dorsselaere, C. Journeau, L. Meyer, B. Chaumont, B.R. Sehgal, B. Schwinges, D. Beraha, A. Annunziato, R. Zeyen
3rd ERMSAR, Nesseber, Bulgaria (2008)


Status of SARNET 2
T. Albiol, J.-P. van Dorsselaere, W. Tromm, C. Journeau, I. Kljenak, T.J. Haste, B.R. Sehgal, D. Beraha
3rd ERMSAR, Nesseber, Bulgaria (2008)


Analysis of Station Blackout in the Gösgen Nuclear Plant
T.J. Haste, J.C. Birchley, J.-U. Klügel
ICAPP, Anaheim, USA (2008)


Pre-Test Calculational Support for the QUENCH-13 Experiment
T.J. Haste, J.C. Birchley, J.-S. Lamy, B. Maliverney, H. Austregesilo, C. Bals, K. Trambauer, M. Steinbrück, J. Stuckert
ICAPP, Anaheim, USA (2008)


Experimental and Post-Test Calculation Results of the Integral Reflood Test QUENCH-12 with a VVER-type Bundle
J. Stuckert, J.C. Birchley, M. Große, T.J. Haste, L. Sepold, M. Steinbrück
ICAPP, Anaheim, USA (2008)


MELCOR Validation against a PUMA Facility Main Steam Line Break Integral Test
Y. Liao, K. Vierow, J.T. Han
ICAPP, Anaheim, USA (2008)


Post-Test Analysis of the QUENCH-13 Experiment
J.C. Birchley, H. Austregesilo, C. Bals, R. Dubourg, T.J. Haste, J.S. Lamy, T.M. Lind, B. Maliverney, C. Marchetto, A. Pinter, M. Steinbrück, J. Stuckert, K. Trambauer
17th NENE Conference, Portoroz, Slovenia (2008)
http://www.nss.si/proc/port2008/pdf/503.pdf

Analysis of the PHÉBUS FPT3 Core Degradation Using severe Accident Codes ICARE/CATHARE, ATHLET-CD, MELCOR
G. Repetto, J.C. Birchley
ANS Conference, Anaheim, USA (2008)


A Probabilistic model using artist data for analysis of SGTR fission product release fraction
Y. Liao, S. Guentay, A. Dehbi
ANS Conference, Anaheim, USA (2008)


Fluent simulation of separator and dryer aerodynamics and comparison with data
M. Ogino, R. Kapulla, A. Dehbi
ANS Conference, Anaheim, USA (2008)


Droplet Retention and Velocity field in a Steam Generator
R. Kapulla, S. Danner, S. Guentay
ANS Conference, Anaheim, USA (2008)


CFD simulation of ARTIST break stage and comparisons with measured data
T. Berg, J. Bredberg, D.J. Suckow
ANS Conference, Anaheim, USA (2008)


Results from the ARTIST flooded bundle tests
A. Dehbi, D.J. Suckow, S. Güntay
ANS Conference, Anaheim, USA (2008)


Particle retention in ARTIST dry bundle tests
T.M. Lind, D.J. Suckow, S. Güntay
ANS Conference, Anaheim, USA (2008)


Numerical modeling of flow in dry secondary side of steam generator
T. Berg, J. Bredberg, A. Dehbi, J. Bredberg
ANS Conference, Anaheim, USA (2008)


Fission Product release boundary conditions for SGTR-initiated severe accident
Y. Liao, S. Güntay
ANS Conference, Anaheim, USA (2008)


Introduction to the ARTIST program
S. Güntay, A. Dehbi, D.J. Suckow
ANS Conference, Anaheim, USA (2008)


Overview of SARNET Deployment and Progress
T. Albiol, T.J. Haste, J.-P. van Dorsselaere, C. Journeau, L. Meyer, B. Chaumont, B.R. Sehgal, B. Schwinges, D. Beraha, A. Annunziato, R. Zeyen
2nd ERMSAR, Karlsruhe, Germany (2007)


Separate-Effect Tests on Zirconium Cladding Degradation in Air Ingress Situations
C. Duriez, M. Steinbrück, D. Ohai, T. Meleg, J.C. Birchley, T.J. Haste
2nd ERMSAR, Karlsruhe, Germany (2007)


Preliminary analyses of the Phebus FPT3 Experiment Using Severe Accident Codes (ATHLET-CD, ICARE/CATHARE, MELCOR)
G. Repetto, O. De Luze, J.C. Birchley, T. Drath, T. Hollands, M.K. Koch, C. Bals, K. Trambauer, H. Austregesilo
2nd ERMSAR, Karlsruhe, Germany (2007)


Achievements and Status of Research Activities in the Source Term Area
T.J. Haste, J. Giordano, L.E. Herranz
2nd ERMSAR, Karlsruhe, Germany (2007)


MELCOR Analysis of Loss of Residual Heat Removal during Mid-Loop Operation in a Westinghouse Two-Loop PWR
J.C. Birchley, T.J. Haste, M. Richner
ICAPP, Nice, France (2007)


Characterization of TiO2 agglomerates for the investigation of aerosol behavior in a steam generator tube rupture event
T.M. Lind, S. Danner, D.J. Suckow, S. Güntay, U. Trapper, A. Auvinen
ICAPP, Nice, France (2007)


MELCOR and SCDAP Analyses of Loss-of-Coolant Accidents During Cooldown in a Westinghouse 2-Loop PWR
T.J. Haste, J.C. Birchley, M. Richner
16th NENE Conference, Portoroz, Slovenia (2007)
http://www.nss.si/proc/port2007/htm/pdf/210.pdf

Variable Property Effects on Vapor Condensation with a noncondensable Gas
Y. Liao, K. Vierow
12th NURETH Conference, Pittsburgh, USA (2007)


Assessment of a new Fluent Model for Particle Dispersion in Turbulent Flows
A. Dehbi
1st CFD4NRS, Garching, Germany (2006)


MELCOR Simulation of the TMI-2 Severe Accident and Initial Recovery Phases
T.J. Haste, J.C. Birchley, E. Cazzoli, J. Vitazkova
ICAPP, Reno, USA (2006)


SARNET: Integrating Severe Accident Research in Europe - Safety Issues in the Source Term Area
T.J. Haste, P. Giordano, L.E. Herranz, J.-C. Micaelli
ICAPP, Reno, USA (2006)


Pre-test Analytical Support for Experiments Quench-10, -11 and -12
J.C. Birchley, T.J. Haste, W. Hering, C. Homann
15th NENE Conference, Portoroz, Slovenia (2006)
http://www.nss.si/proc/port2006/pdf/0812.pdf