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European Sodium Fast Reactor Safety Measures Assessment and Research Tools


D1.1.2. Specification of the new core safety measures

The deliverable will present the main steps of the optimization procedure and provide the new core specification as described in Task 1.1.2.

D1.1.1. Definition of safety requirements

As described in Task 1.1.1, the deliverable 1) describes the application of the GIF ISAM tool to the pre-conceptual and conceptual design phases of the ESFR, i.e., QSR and OPT; 2) defines the ESFR safety architecture; 3) defines the associated safety requirements in accordance with the European and international safety framework; 4) analyses the three main safety functions; 5) proposes the list of accidents to be analysed in WP1.2 -- 1.5.

D3.1.7. Report on content and Delivery of Video

The deliverable will report on the content of the video to promote the project and highlight its goals as described in Task 3.1.7.

D3.1.1. New pedagogical approach to teaching about Generation-IV fast reactors

The deliverable will describe main outcome of the work on review, systematization and recommendations for the Generation-IV related education as described in Task 3.1.1.

D3.1.6. Communication action plan

A detailed communication action plan will described the activities as listed in Task 3.1.7.

D2.3.2. Standard procedures for Na loop operation and measurements treatment methodologies

The deliverable will review and analyze selected elements of sodium technology as described in Task 2.3.2.

D2.3.1. Design guidelines for sodium loops

The deliverable will report on the rules to design sodium loops, on the safety related design options and recommendations as described in Task 2.3.1.

D2.3.3. Review of sodium technologies and dedicated roadmap for R&D studies and synergies and communalities with other liquid metal systems

The deliverable will review existing technologies used in sodium experimental facilities and set priorities and actions to raise the TRL of these technologies as described in Task 2.3.3.

D3.1.5. Project website

The public website of the project will be maintained and updated during the whole project duration as described in Task 3.1.7.


A new experimental R&D program associated with the corium jet impingement on the ASTRID core catcher sacrificial material

Author(s): Payot, Frederic; Journeau, Christophe; Suteau, Christophe; Serre, Frederic; Gradeck, Michel; Rimbert, Nicolas; Lecoanet, Alexandre; Miassoedov, Alexei
Published in: Issue 1, 2018
DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.1309374

A simplified numerical benchmark for pool-type Sodium Fast Reactors

Author(s): Radman Stefan; Fiorina Carlo; Mikityuk Konstantin; Putz Andreas
Published in: Issue 1, 2018
DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.1435697

New safety measures proposed for European Sodium Fast Reactor in Horizon-2020 ESFR-SMART project

Author(s): Guidez, Joel; Bodi, Janos; Mikityuk, Konstantin; Rineiski, Andrei; Girardi, Enrico
Published in: Issue 1, 2018
DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.1479043

Chugging boiling in low-void SFR core: new phenomenology of unprotected loss of flow

Author(s): Mambelli, Simone; Mikityuk, Konstantin; Panadero, Anne-Laurene
Published in: Issue 1, 2017
DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.1309195

Core safety measures in ESFR-SMART

Author(s): Rineiski, Andrei; Meriot, Clement; Marchetti, Marco; Krepel, Jiri
Published in: Issue 1, 2018
DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.1313993

Proposal of new safety measures for European Sodium Fast Reactor to be evaluated in framework of Horizon-2020 ESFR-SMART project

Author(s): Guidez, Joel; Rineiski, Andrei; Prêle, Gérard; Girardi, Enrico; Bodi, Janos; Mikityuk, Konstantin
Published in: Issue 1, 2018
DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.1309316

Minor actinide balance reduction in ESFR-SMART

Author(s): Marchetti, M.; Rineiski, A.
Published in: ISSN: 1742-6588, 1742-6596, Issue 1, 2018
DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.1479056

ESFR-SMART: new Horizon-2020 project on SFR safety

Author(s): Mikityuk, Konstantin; Girardi, Enrico; Krepel, Jiri; Bubelis, Evaldas; Fridman, Emil; Rineiski, Andrei; Girault, Nathalie; Payot, Frederic; Buligins, Leonids; Gerbeth, Gunter; Chauvin, Nathalie; Latge, Christian; Garnier, Jean-Claude
Published in: Issue 1, 2017
DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.1309193

Use of CAD models in ESFR-SMART EU project

Author(s): Bodi, Janos; Mikityuk, Konstantin; Ponomarev, Alexander; Guidez, Joel
Published in: Issue 1, 2018
DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.1479029

New sodium fast reactor neutronics benchmark

Author(s): Ponomarev, Alexander; Bednarova, Alzbeta; Mikityuk, Konstantin
Published in: Issue 1, 2018
DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.1309384

Etude de l'ablation d'une surface solide par un jet chaud

Author(s): Zacharie, Célien; Rimbert, Nicolas; Hadj Achour, Miloud; Payot, Frédéric; Lecoanet, Alexandre; Gradeck, Michel
Published in: Issue 1, 2018
DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.1312721

Numerical investigation of corium coolability in core catcher: sensitivity to modeling parameters

Author(s): Guo Liancheng; Rineiski Andrei
Published in: Issue 1, 2018
DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.1435703

Creation of an OpenFOAM fuel performance class based on FRED and integration into the GeN-Foam multi-physics code

Author(s): Fiorina Carlo; Pautz Andreas; Mikityuk Konstantin
Published in: Issue 1, 2018
DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.1435696

Teaching Fast Reactors within the frame of European Union Projects

Author(s): Latge, Christian; Vasile, Alfredo; Mikityuk, Konstantin; Garbil, Roger
Published in: Issue 1, 2019
DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.2658892

Assessment of SCALE capabilities for full core Monte Carlo burnup calculations of Sodium Fast Reactors

Author(s): Carrascosa, Antonio Jiménez
Published in: Issue 1, 2018
DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.1691212

Analytical and experimental study of chugging boiling instability: the CHUG project

Author(s): Mambelli, Simone
Published in: Issue 1, 2018
DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.1311464

Development of a CAD model for the European Sodium Fast Reactor in view of using the thermal hydraulics code TRACE

Author(s): Bodi, Janos
Published in: Issue 1, 2017
DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.1309203