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Neutronics Benchmark Task Lead – T. Downar, UM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1.1

Steady State (SS)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   1.1.1

Survey candidate problems

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   1.1.2

Preliminary SS modeling of candidate problems

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   1.1.3

Down-select to two problems for benchmark evaluation

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   1.1.4

SS modeling with deterministic U.S. NRC codes PARCS/AGREE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   1.1.5

SS modeling with deterministic NEAMS code PROTEUS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   1.1.6

SS modeling with Monte Carlo code OPENMC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   1.1.7

Comparison of experimental data & model results

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   1.1.8

Benchmark level evaluation of selected problems

 

 

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   1.1.9

Evaluation of uncertainties in selected problems

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   1.1.10

Preparation of IRPhEP documentation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   1.1.11

Submission of SS benchmark for peer review

 

 

 

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   1.2

Transient (TR)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   1.2.1

Survey available TREAT TR data for benchmark problem

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   1.2.2

Preliminary TR modeling of candidate problems

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   1.2.3

Down-select to two problems for benchmark evaluation

 

 

 

 

 

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   1.2.4

Perform TR modeling with deterministic U.S. NRC codes PARCS/AGREE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   1.2.5

Perform TR modeling with deterministic NEAMS code PROTEUS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   1.2.6

Perform TR modeling with Monte Carlo code OPENMC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   1.2.7

Benchmark level evaluation of selected problems

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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   1.2.8

Evaluation of uncertainties in selected problems

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   1.2.9

Preparation of IRPhE Documentation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   1.2.10

Submission of TR benchmark for peer review

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Loop Thermal-Hydraulics Task Lead – W. Marcum, OSU

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2.1

Sodium Loop

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   2.1.1

Survey literature of existing sodium test data

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   2.1.2

Select two candidate problems

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   2.1.3

Organize and document data for two candidate problems

 

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   2.1.4

Identify and review industry needs for sodium loop data

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   2.1.5

Down-select to one problem for benchmark evaluation

 

 

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   2.1.6

Preliminary modeling with industry tool Star CCM+

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   2.1.7

Preliminary modeling with NEAMS code Nek5000

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   2.1.8

Comparison of experimental data & model results for problem

 

 

 

 

 

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   2.1.9

Benchmark level evaluation of problem

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   2.1.10

Evaluation of uncertainties in selected problem

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   2.1.11

Submission of benchmark for peer review

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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2.2

Water Loop

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   2.2.1

Identify and review industry needs for water loop

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   2.2.2

Develop loop technical and functional requirements

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   2.2.3

Loop design

 

 

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   2.2.4

Loop fabrication

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   2.2.5

Loop shakedown

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   2.2.6

Define flow loop ‘operations tests’ and ‘benchmark tests’

 

 

 

 

 

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   2.2.7

Operations test conduct

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   2.2.8

Synthesis of operations tests data

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   2.2.9

Benchmark test conduct

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   2.2.10

Synthesis of benchmark test data

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   2.2.11

Modeling of benchmark test with U.S. NRC code TRACE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   2.2.12

Modeling of benchmark test with RELAP5-3D

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   2.2.13

Comparison of experimental data & model results for problem

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   2.2.14

Benchmark level evaluation of problem

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   2.2.15

Evaluation of uncertainties in selected problem

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   2.2.16

Submission of benchmark for peer review

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Core Instrumentation Task Lead – L.W. Hu, MIT

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3.1

Instrumentation Plan

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   3.1.1

Review TREAT core design and test plans

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   3.1.2

Identify core parameter monitoring needs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   3.1.3

Determine applicable flux/measurement range

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   3.1.4

Select TREAT core instrumentation

 

 

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   3.1.5

Identify instrumentation calibration requirements

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   3.1.6

Develop TREAT core instrumentation plan

 

 

 

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3.2

Initial Benchmark Evaluation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   3.2.1

Develop Benchmark experimental plan using the MITR

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   3.2.2

Select test instrumentation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   3.2.3

Design test assembly for OSTR and MITR

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   3.2.4

Conduct experiment safety review and approval

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   3.2.5

Perform core analysis with MCODE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   3.2.6

Assemble and test data acquisition systems

 

 

 

 

 

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   3.2.7

Perform steady-state experiments at MITR

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   3.2.8

Perform steady-state experiments at OSTR

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   3.2.9

Perform transient experiments at MITR

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   3.2.10

Perform transient experiments at OSTR

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   3.2.11

Analyze experimental data

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   3.2.12

Evaluate core analysis and instrumentation measurement uncertainties

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   3.2.13

Submission of detailed final instrumentation report

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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4.

Meetings

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   4.1

IRP Kickoff Meeting (Idaho National Laboratory)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   4.2

Biannual Collaborator’s Meeting (University of Michigan)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   4.3

Annual Review Meeting (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   4.4

Biannual Collaborator’s Meeting (TBD)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   4.5

Annual Review Meeting (Oregon State University)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   4.6

Biannual Collaborator’s Meeting (TBD)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   4.7

Monthly Conference Call

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Meeting  Files

IRP Kickoff Meeting

(Idaho National Laboratory)

  1. Meeting Agenda 
  2. File Needed
  3.  Greeting, Meeting Overview, and Goals of Meeting--Marcum
  4. File Needed
  5. Overview on University of Wisconsin Led IRP--Anderson
  6. IRP Scope of Work Overview--Marcum
  7. Task 1.1 Description--Downar
  8. Task 1.1 Description--Lee
  9. Task 1.2 Description--Martin
  10. Task 2.0 Description--Marcum
  11. Task 3.0 Description--Carpenter
  12. Breakout Session_Task 1.0--DeHart
  13. Desired Stakeholder Outcomes (Task 1)--Bess
  14. Desired Stakeholder Outcomes (Task 2--Baker
  15. Desired Stakeholder Outcomes (Task 2)--Woolstenhulme
  16. Desired Stakeholder Outcomes (Task 3)--Jensen
  17. Short- and Long-Term Expectations, Activities before Next Meeting--Marcum

Biannual Collaborators' Meeting

(University of Michigan)

  1. Meeting Agenda 
  2. Meeting Minutes
  3. Goals of Meeting--Marcum
  4. Update on Treat Restart--Woolstenhulme
  5. Update on INL Modeling and Simulation--DeHart
  6. IRP Scope of Work Overview--Marcum
  7. Task 1 Progress Overview--Downar
  8. Task 2.1 Progress Overview--Woods
  9. Task 2.2 Progress Overview--Marcum
  10. Task 3 Progress Overview--Hu
  11. Task 1 Stakeholder Outcomes--Bess
  12. Task 2 Stakeholder Outcomes--Woostenhulme
  13. Task 3 Stakeholder Outcomes--Jensen
  14. Activities Before Next Meeting--Marcum

Annual Review Meeting

(Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

  1. Meeting Agenda
  2. Meeting Minutes
  3. Goals of Meeting--Marcum 
  4. Update on TREAT Restart--Wachs
  5. Update on INL Modeling & Simulation--DeHart
  6. Update on UW-Led IRP Project--Corradini
  7. Overview of OSU-Led IRP Project--Marcum
  8. Task 1 Progress Overview--Downar
  9. Task 2 Progress Overview--Marcum
  10. Task 3 Progress Overview--Hu
  11. Breakout Sessions
  12. Stakeholder Outcomes Task 1--Bess
  13. Stakeholder Outcomes Task 2--Woolstenhulme 
  14. Stakeholder Outcomes Task 3--Jensen 
  15. Activities Before Next Meeting--Marcum

Biannual Collaborators' Meeting

(Argonne National Laboratory)

  1. Meeting Agenda
  2. Meeting Minutes
  3. Goals of Meeting--Marcum
  4. N/A
  5. TREAT Experimental Design Preparations--Woolstenhulme
  6. Update on INL Modeling and Simulation--DeHart
  7. Update on UW-Led IRP Project--Corradini
  8. Overview of OSU-Led IRP Project--Marcum
  9. Task 1 Progess Overview--Downar
  10. Task 2.1 Progress Overview--Woods
  11. Task 2.2 Progress Overview--LaBrier
  12. Task 3 Progress Overview--Hu
  13. TREAT Conversion Overview--Burns
  14. Stakeholder Outcomes Task 1--Bess
  15. Stakeholder Outcomes Task 2--Woolstenhulme
  16. Stakeholder Outcomes Task 3--Jensen

Annual Review Meeting

(Oregon State University)

 

Biannual Collaborators' Meeting

(Idaho National Laboratory)

 

Task Contributor Deliverable Due Date File
All Quarterly Report (FY1 Qtr1) 01/29/2016  Quad Chart, Report
All Quarterly Report (FY1 Qtr2) 04/29/2016  Quad Chart, Report 
All Quarterly Report (FY1 Qtr3) 07/29/2016  Quad Chart, Report
All Quarterly Report (FY1 Qtr4) 10/29/2016  Quad Chart, Report
All Quarterly Report (FY2 Qtr1) 01/27/2017  
All Quarterly Report (FY2 Qtr2) 04/28/2017  
All Quarterly Report (FY2 Qtr3) 07/28/2017  
All Quarterly Report (FY2 Qtr4) 10/27/2017  
All Quarterly Report (FY3 Qtr1) 01/26/2018  
All Quarterly Report (FY3 Qtr2) 04/27/2018  
All Quarterly Report (FY3 Qtr3) 07/27/2018  
All Quarterly Report (FY3 Qtr4) 10/26/2018  
All Final Report 12/29/2018  
Task 1 SS IRPhEP Benchmark Report 09/30/2016 Report
Task 1 TR IRPhEP Benchmark Report 09/30/2018  
Task 2 TH Sodium Loop Candidate Problems Report 03/30/2016  
Task 2 TH Sodium Loop Benchmark Report 09/30/2018  
Task2  TH Water Loop Benchmark Report 09/30/2018  
Task 3 TREAT Core Instrumentation Plan 09/30/2016 Report
Task 3 Final Instrumentation Report 09/30/2018