FNS-TBM Meeting

19–20 September 2007
Rice Room, UCLA

Agenda


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Conference Call Dial-In Information
Dial-In Number: (310) 794-9375
Wed. Sep. 19, 2007: 8:45 am 6:00 pm (line will be open all day)
Thu. Sep. 20, 2007: 8:45 am 6:00 pm (line will be open all day)


Wednesday, September 19

Welcome and Meeting Goals Session Chair: Sze
8:30 am30 minContinental Breakfast
9:00 am15 minIntroduction and Plans for FNS/TBMAbdou
9:15 am20 minDOE Briefing and Guidance (remote)Nardella
9:35 am10 minVLT Report and STAC Briefing (remote)Milora
9:45 am15 minQuestions and DiscussionAll
Progress on experiments, modeling, and simulations for FNS/TBM - Session Chair: Sawan
10:00 am30 minIntroduction, Strategy, and Progress for FNS/TBM R&DYing/Morley/Wong
10:30 am15 minBreak
10:45 am30 minDCLL PbLi MHD/heat transfer simulations, analysis, and impact on DCLL designSmolentsev
11:15 am20 minLM MHD flow distribution modeling resultsMorley
11:35 am20 minLM MHD flow distribution experiment; status and initial resultsMessadek
11:55 am5 minDiscussion on MHD/ThermofluidAll
12:00 pm60 minLUNCH boxed lunches
Progress on experiments, modeling, and simulations for FNS/TBM (Continued) Session Chair: Morley
1:00 pm30 minSiC foam development and mechanical analysis for FCI applicationsUltramet/Sharafat
1:30 pm10 minUpdate on SiC composite development for FCI applications (remote)Katoh
1:40 pm20 minDiagnosticsLavientes
2:00 pm20 minAdvances in neutronics tools with accurate simulation of complex fusion systemsSawan
2:20 pm20 minAttila neutronics simulations and validation, 3-D ITER machine and ports modeling with preliminary resultsYoussef
2:40 am10 minBreak
2:50 pm25 minStatus of integrated modeling capabilities and developmentNarula
3:15 pm15 minTritium permeation experiments from Helium purgeYing/Zhang
3:30 pm15 minSolid Breeder thermomechanics experimentsZaccari (Pisa Univ.)/Ying
3:45 pm5 minDiscussion on Integrated Modeling and SB experimentsAll
Summaries of progress in related areas Session Chair: Ying
3:50 pm20 minTITAN and IEA liquid breeder collaboration topics and technical statusSze
4:10 pm20 minTritium science experimental plans for TITAN collaboration (remote)Sharpe
4:30 pm20 minITER tritium systems, projections on tritium supply, and simulation tools (remote)Willms
4:50 pm30 minTokamak first wall material and the BW-mesh conceptWong
5:20 pm10 minDiscussion on Tritium and FW materialAll
6:30 pmDinner - Faculty Center


Thursday, September 20

Summaries of progress in related areas (Continued) Session Chair: Wong
8:30 am30 minContinental Breakfast
9:00 am30 minMaterials program research and implications for FNS/TBMKurtz/Rowcliffe
9:30 am20 minITER FW/Shielding blanket design and review statusUlrickson
9:50 am20 minDiagnostics Lavientes/Meier
TBM Design and Analysis Status Session Chair: Smolentsev
10:10 am30 minDCLL TBM Module design, analysis, and developmentsWong
10:40 am10 minBreak
10:50 am30 minHCCB TBM Module design, analysis, and developmentsYing
11:20 am20 minITER TBM FMEA and ITER Safety ReportMerrill
11:40 am20 minStatus of analysis of VDE/Disruption effects on TBMAoyama/Sharafat
12:00 pm60 minLUNCH boxed lunches
1:00 pm30 minNear-term action items needed by ITER-IO
- Background
- Action items
Wong
1:30 pm30 minDiscussion on TBM status and near-term action itemsAll
US TBM Options and Future Planning Session Chair: Abdou
2:00 pm15 minOptions, Goals, and Organization of US TBMAbdou
2:15 pm20 minComments on US TBM effortMalang
2:35 pm~2 hrsTeam comments and discussion on US Program
- Goals/Scope
- Submodules
- International Partners
- Science Issues
- Organization
All
4:30 pm30 minSummary and Action ItemsAbdou