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1.01 Technical Integration

Generation IV Nuclear Energy Systems Ten-Year Program Plan - Fiscal Year 2007 

Generation IV Nuclear Energy Systems Ten-Year Program Plan - Fiscal Year 2007 (Vol. 1) - September 2007 — 1.5MB

FY 2007 Ten-Year Program Plan - Appendix 1.0 - NGNP - September 2007 — 1.1MB

FY 2007 Ten-Year Program Plan - Appendix 2.0 - SCWR - September 2007 — 353kB 

FY 2007 Ten-Year Program Plan - Appendix 3.0 - GFR - September 2007 — 247kB 

FY 2007 Ten-Year Program Plan - Appendix 4.0 - LFR - September 2007 — 417kB

FY 2007 Ten-Year Program Plan - Appendix 5.0 - SFR - September 2007 — 161kB 

FY 2007 Ten-Year Program Plan - Appendix 6.0 - MSR - September 2007 — 268kB 

FY 2007 Ten-Year Program Plan - Appendix 7.0 - D&EM - September 2007 — 56kB 

FY 2007 Ten-Year Program Plan - Appendix 8.0 - Energy Conversion - September 2007 — 86kB

FY 2007 Ten-Year Program Plan - Appendix 9.0 - Materials - September 2007 — 231kB

Instrumentation, Control, and Human-Machine Interface to Support DOE Advanced Nuclear Energy Programs - March 2007 — 29.7MB

Generation IV Nuclear Energy Systems Ten-Year Program Plan - Fiscal Year 2006 

Generation IV Nuclear Energy Systems Ten-Year Program Plan - Fiscal Year 2006 (Vol. 1) - July 2006 — 1.1MB 

FY 2006 Ten-Year Program Plan - Appendix 1.0 - NGNP - July 2006 — 734kB

FY 2006 Ten-Year Program Plan - Appendix 2.0 - SCWR - July 2006 — 278kB

FY 2006 Ten-Year Program Plan - Appendix 3.0 - GFR - July 2006 — 250kB 

FY 2006 Ten-Year Program Plan - Appendix 4.0 - LFR - July 2006 — 645kB 

FY 2006 Ten-Year Program Plan - Appendix 5.0 - SFR - July 2006 — 160kB 

FY 2006 Ten-Year Program Plan - Appendix 6.0 - MSR - July 2006 — 251kB 

FY 2006 Ten-Year Program Plan - Appendix 7.0 - D&EM - July 2006 — 56kB

FY 2006 Ten-Year Program Plan - Appendix 8.0 - Energy Conversion - July 2006 — 65kB

FY 2006 Ten-Year Program Plan - Appendix 9.0 - Materials - July 2006 — 240kB

Generation IV Nuclear Energy Systems Ten-Year Program Plan - FY-2005 (Vol. 1) - March 2005 — 1.1MB


1.02 Very High Temperature Reactor (VHTR) / Next-Generation Nuclear Plant (NGNP)

AGR Fuel Development - Coater and Control System Upgrade - March, 2007 — 15.2MB 

Additional Physical Property Measurements and Assessment of Salt Compositions Proposed for the Intermediate Heat Transfer Loop - September 30, 2006 — 457kB

Status of Initial Assessment of Physical and Mechanical Properties of Graphite Grades for NGNP Applications - September 5, 2006 — 3.2MB

Preliminary Issues Associated with the Next Generation Nuclear Plant Intermediate Heat Exchanger Design - September 2006 — 9.9MB

Preliminary Materials Selection Issues for the Next Generation Nuclear Plant Reactor Pressure Vessel - September 2006 — 5.3MB

Summary of Studies of Aging and Environmental Effects on Inconel 617 and Haynes 230 - September 2006 — 3.7MB

Next Generation Nuclear Plant Methods Technical Program Plan - September 2006 — 4.7MB

Next Generation Nuclear Plant Materials Research and Development Program Plan - August 2006 — 4.1MB

Conceptual Design for a High-temperature Gas Loop Test Facility - August 2006 — 6.6MB

Kinetics of Gas Reactions and Environmental Degradation in NGNP Helium - June 2006 — 813kB

Refueling Options and Considerations for Liquid-Salt-Cooled Very High-Temperature Reactors - June 2006 — 5.4MB

Assessment of Candidate Molten Salt Coolants for the NGNP/NHI Heat-Transfer Loop - June 2006 — 719kB

Development of Safety Analysis Codes and Experimental Validation for a Very High Temperature Gas-Cooled Reactor - March 2006 — 8.2MB

Trade Studies for the Liquid-Salt-Cooled Very High-Temperature Reactor: Fiscal Year 2006 Progress Report - February 2006 — 6.3MB

Evaluation of the Initial Critical Configuration of the HTR-10 Pebble-Bed Reactor - September 28, 2005 — 1.3MB

Development of an Experiment for Measuring Flow Phenomena Occurring in a Lower Plenum for VHTR CFD Assessment - September 21, 2005 — 11.5MB

Chemical Considerations for the Selection of the Coolant for the Advanced High-Temperature Reactor - September 14, 2005 — 379kB

FY2005 Ten-Year Program Plan - Appendix 1.0 - NGNP - March 2005 — 1011kB

Scaling Studies and Conceptual Experiment Designs for NGNP CFD Assessment - November 30, 2004 — 6.6MB

Next Generation Nuclear Plant- Design Methods Development and Validation Research and Development Program Plan - September 2004 — 1.8MB

Reactor Physics Parametric and Depletion Studies in Support of TRISO Particle Fuel Specification for the Next Generation Nuclear Plant - September 2004 — 1.6MB

Effective Use of Zirconium Carbide Coatings on the VHTR Core Nuclear Design, - December 2003

Screening Tests for Selection of VHTR Advanced Fuel — 1.5MB

Development Plan for Advanced High Temperature Coated-Particle Fuels — 2.4MB

Effect of Use of Zirconium Carbide Coatings on the VHTR Core Nuclear Design — 272kB

Design Features and Technology Uncertainties for the Next Generation Nuclear Plant - Independent Technology Review Group - June 30, 2004 — 882kB



1.04 Gas-Cooled Fast Reactor (GFR)

Proton Irradiation Study of GFR Candidate Ceramics - October 24, 2006 — 3.5MB

Gas-Cooled Fast Reactor Guard Containment Design - 2006 Final Report - September 2006 — 2.1MB

Grain Boundary Engineering and Radiation Resistance of GFR Candidate Metallic Materials - July 31, 2006 — 5.3MB

Transient Liquid Phase Bonding of Ferritic Oxide Dispersion Strengthened Alloys - June 26, 2006 — 695kB 

Pin Core Subassenbly Design - April 2006 — 1.3MB 

Gas-Cooled Fast Reactor (GFR) FY05 Annual Report - September 30, 2005 — 37.4MB

Ion Irradiation Study on Microstructure Stability of GFR Ceramics: ZrC, ZrN, TiC, TiN and SiC Irradiated with 1 MeV Kr Ions to 10 and 70 dpa at 800°C - September 27, 2005 — 22.7MB

Gas-Cooled Fast Reactor (GFR) Decay Heat Removal Concepts - September 15, 2005 — 23.3MB

Modeling of GFR Decay Heat Removal in a Depressurization Accident - August 31, 2005 — 2.5MB

Materials Fabricated for FUTURIX-MI Experiments - May 1, 2005 — 6.0MB

Analysis Of Depressurization Accident For A 2400 MW Gas Cooled Reactor - Effects Of The Reactor Cavity Cooling System - April 15, 2005 — 4.1MB

FY2005 Ten-Year Program Plan - Appendix 3.0 - GFR - March 2005 — 252kB

Interim Status Report on the Design of the Gas-Cooled Fast Reactor (GFR) - January 31, 2005 — 1006kB

Passive Decay Heat Removal For A 2400 Mw Pin Core By Natural Circulation - January 2005 — 19.1MB

Gas-Cooled Fast Reactor (GFR) FY04 Annual Report - September 30, 2004 — 5.3MB

Report on the Feasibility of GFR Fuel for minor Actinide Management - August 30, 2004 — 2.5MB

Initial Requirements for GFR System Design, Performance, and Safety Analysis Model - August 27, 2004 — 853kB

The Gas Fast Reactor (GFR) Survey of Materials Experience and R&D Needs to Assess Viability - April 30, 2004 — 1.6MB



1.06 Sodium-Cooled Fast Reactor (SFR)

FY2005 Ten-Year Program Plan - Appendix 5.0 - SFR - March 2005 — 137kB



1.08 Design and Evaluation Methods (D&EM)

Prioritization of VHTR System Modeling Needs Based on Phenomena Identification, Ranking and Sensitivity Studies - April, 2006 — 5.4MB

Annual Report of the International Nuclear Energy Research Initiative OSMOSE Project (FY06) - September 30, 2006 — 669kB

Results of Calculations for the OSMOSE Samples in the MINERVE Reactor R1-UO2, R2-UO2 and R1-MOX Configurations - September, 2006 — 1.1MB

OSMOSE Program: Statistical Review of Oscillation Measurements in the MINERVE Reactor R1-UO2 Configuration - September, 2006 — 867kB

Enhancement of REBUS-3/DIF3D for Whole-Core Neutronic Analysis of Prismatic Very High Temperature Reactor (VHTR) - September 30, 2006 — 754kB

Cost Estimating Guidelines for Generation IV Nuclear Energy Systems - 2006 - September 29, 2006 — 881kB

Coupling RELAP5-3D and FLUENT to Analyze a Very High Temperature Reactor (VHTR) Outlet Plenum - August 2006 — 771kB

Cost Estimating Guidelines for Generation IV Nuclear Energy Systems - 2005 - September 30, 2005 — 539kB

Annual Report of the International Nuclear Energy Research Initiative OSMOSE Project (FY05) - September 30, 2005 — 583kB

Evaluation of High Temperature Gas-Cooled Reactor Physics Experiments as VHTR Benchmark Problems - September 15, 2005 — 2.9MB

FY 2007 Ten-Year Program Plan - Appendix 9.0 - Materials - September 2007 — 231kB

Instrumentation, Control, and Human-Machine Interface to Support DOE Advanced Nuclear Energy Programs - March 2007 — 29.7MB

Impact of Spectral Transition Zone in Reference ENIGMA Configuration - August 31, 2005 — 272kB

FY2005 Ten-Year Program Plan - Appendix 7.0 - D&EM - March 2005 — 48kB 

Preliminary Assessment of Existing Experimental Data for Validation of Reactor Physics and Data for NGNP Design and Analysis - September 15, 2004 — 235kB

Initial VHTR Accident Scenario Classification: Models and Data - September 2004 — 399kB

Specification for an Integrated Nuclear Energy Economics Model - September 2004 — 85kB

A Generic EXCEL-based Model for Computation of the Projected Levelized Unit Electricity Cost (LUEC) from Generation IV Reactor Systems September 2004 — 122kB






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