T. Rhodes, S. Smolentsev, M. Abdou, "Effect of the length of the poloidal ducts on flow balancing in a liquid metal blanket", Fusion Engineering and Design, 136:847-851 (2018).

S. Smolentsev, T. Rhodes, G. Pulugundla, C. Courtessole, M. Abdou, S. Malang, M. Tillack, C. Kessel, "MHD Thermohydraulics Analysis and Supporting R&D for DCLL Blanket in the FNSF", Fusion Engineering and Design, 135:314-323 (Nov2018).

C. Kawczynski, S. Smolentsev, M. Abdou, "Characterization of the Lid-Driven Cavity Magnetohydrodynamic Flow at Finite Magnetic Reynolds Numbers Using Far-Field Magnetic Boundary Conditions", Physics of Fluids, 30. 067103. doi: 10.1063/1.5036775 (Jun2018).

T. Rhodes, S. Smolentsev, M. Abdou, "Magnetohydrodynamic pressure drop and flow balancing of liquid metal flow in a prototypic fusion blanket manifold", Physics of Fluids, 30. 057101. doi: 10.1063/1.5026404 (May2018).

A. Patel, G. Pulugundla, S. Smolentsev, M. Abdou, R. Bhattacharyay, "Validation of numerical solvers for liquid metal flow in a complex geometry in the presence of a strong magnetic field", Theoretical and Computational Fluid Dynamics, 32.2:165-178 (2018).

M. Riva, C. Di Sanzo, M. Abdou, M. Youssef, "Reducing the Power Peak-to-Average Ratio in Fusion Blankets", Fusion Science and Technology, 72.3:469-477(Jul2017).

H. Zhang, M. Shimada, B. Pawelko, A. Ying, M. Abdou, S. Cho, "Characterization of Tritium Isotopic Permeation through ARAA in Diffusion Limited and Surface Limited Regime", Fusion Science and Technology, 72:416-425 (Jun2017).

M. Lotfy, A. Ying, M. Abdou, Y. Park, S. Cho, "Study on the Thermally-Induced Stress and Relaxation of Ceramic Breeder Pebble Beds", Fusion Science and Technology, 72:255-262 (Jun2017).

C. Kang, Y. Park, J. Van Lew, A. Ying, M. Abdou, S. Cho, "Transient Hot-Wire Experimental System for Measuring the Effective Thermal Conductivity of a Ceramic Breeder Pebble Bed", Fusion Science and Technology, 72:263-270 (Jun2017).

C.E. Kessel, J.P. Blanchard, A. Davis, L. El-Guebaly, N. Ghoniem, P. W. Humrickhouse, S. Malang, B. J. Merrill, N. B. Morley, G. H. Neilson, M. E. Rensink, T. D. Rognlien, A. F. Rowcliffe, S. Smolentsev, L. L. Snead, M. S. Tillack, P. Titus, L. M. Waganer, A. Ying, K. Young, Y. Zhai, "The Fusion Nuclear Science Facility, the Critical Step in the Pathway to Fusion Energy", Fusion Science and Technology, 68.2:225-236 (Mar2017).

S. Smolentsev, M. Abdou, C. Courtessole, G. Pulugundla, F.C. Li, N. Morley, R. Munipalli, P. Huang, C. Kawczynski, J. Young, T. Rhodes, Y. Yan, "Review of recent MHD activities for liquid metal blankets in the US", Magnetohydrodynamics, 53.2:411-422 (2017).

S. Smolentsev, C. Courtessole, M. Abdou, S. Sharafat, S. Sahu, T. Sketchley, "Numerical modeling of first experiments on PbLi MHD flows in a rectangular duct with foam-based SiC flow channel insert", Fusion Engineering and Design, 108:7-20 (May2016).

J. Van Lew, A. Ying, M. Abdou, "Numerical study on influences of bed resettling, breeding zone orientation, and purge gas on temperatures in solid breeders", Fusion Engineering and Design, 109-111:539-544 (Nov2016).

C. Zhang, A. Ying, M. Abdou, Y. Park, "Ceramic Breeder Pebble Bed Packing Stability under Cyclic Loads", Fusion Engineering and Design, 109-111:267-271 (Mar2016).

C. Kawczynski, S. Smolentsev, M. Abdou, "An induction-based magnetohydrodynamic 3D code for finite magnetic Reynolds number liquid-metal flows in fusion blankets", Fusion Engineering and Design, 109-111:422-425 (Apr2016).

C. Courtessole, S. Smolentsev, M. Abdou, T. Sketchley, "MHD PbLi experiments in MaPLE loop at UCLA", Fusion Engineering and Design, 109-111:1016-1021 (Feb2016).

M. Gonzalez, D. Rapisarda, A. Ibarra, C. Courtessole, S. Smolentsev, M. Abdou, "Material analyses of foam-based SiC FCI after dynamic testing in PbLi in MaPLE loop at UCLA", Fusion Engineering and Design, 109-111:93-98 (Apr2016).

Conference Papers

S. Smolentsev, M. Abdou, C. Courtessole, G. Pulugundla, F-C. Li, N.B. Morley, R. Munipalli, P. Huang, C. Kaczynski, J. Young, T. Rhodes, Y. Yan, "Review of recent MHD activities for liquid metal blankets in the US, Proceedings of the 10th PAMIR Int. Conf. on Fundamental and Applied MHD", pp. 512-516, June 20-24, 2016, Cagliari, Italy.

Abdou, M., Morley, N.B., Smolentsev, S., Ying, A., Malang, S., Rowcliffe, A., Ulrickson, M., "Blanket/First wall challenges and required R&D on the pathway to DEMO", Fusion Engineering and Design, 100:2-43(2015).

Smolentsev, S., Morley, N.B., Abdou, M., Malang, S., "Dual-coolanlead–lithium (DCLL) blanket status and R&D needs", Fusion Engineering and Design, 100:44-54(2015).

Smolentsev, S., Abdou, M., "Dual-Coolant Lead-Lithium (DCLL) blanket: status and R&D in the area of MHD thermofluids and fluid materials interaction", Magnetohydrodynamics, 51: 509-518 (2015).

Van Lew, J.T., Park, H.Y., Ying, A., Abdou, M., "Modifying Young’s modulus in DEM simulations based on distributions of experimental measurements", Fusion Engineering and Design, 98–99: 1893–1897 (2015).

Pulugundla, G., Smolentsev, S., Rhodes, T., Kawczynski, C., Abdou, M., "Transition to a Quasi-Fully Developed MHD Flow in an Electrically Conducting Pipe Under a Transverse Non-Uniform Magnetic Field", Fusion Science and Technology, 68: 684-689 (2015).

Saeidi, S., Smolentsev, S., Abdou, M., "Study of MHD Corrosion of RAFM Steel in Laminar and Turbulent PbLi Flows in a Wall-Normal Magnetic Field", Fusion Science and Technology, 68: 282-287 (2015).

Smolentsev, S., Abdou, M., Morley, N.B., Malang, S., Kessel, C., "R&D Needs and Approach to Measure Progress for Liquid Metal Blankets and Systems on the Pathway from Present Experimental Facilities to FNSF", Fusion Science and Technology, 68:245-250 (Oct2015).

Van Lew, J.T., Ying, A., Abdou, M., "Coupling Discrete Element Models of Ceramic Breeder Pebble Beds to Thermofluid Models of Helium Purge Gas Using Volume-Averaged Navier-Stokes and the Lattice-Boltzmann Method", Fusion Science and Technology, 68: 288-294 (2015).

Zhang, H., Ying, A., Abdou, M., " Quantification of Dominating Factors in Tritium Permeation in PbLi Blankets", Fusion Science and Technology, 68: 362-367 (2015).

Zhang, C., Ying, A., Abdou, M., "FEM Modeling of Pebble Bed/Structural Wall Separation", Fusion Science and Technology, 68: 612-617 (2015).

Zucchetti, M., Nicolotti, I., Ying, A., Abdou, M., "Tritium Modeling for ITER Test Blanket Module", Fusion Science and Technology, 68: 644-647 (2015).

M. Zucchetti, M. Utili, I. Nicolotti, A. Ying, F. Franza, M. Abdou, "Tritium control in fusion reactor materials: A model for Tritium Extracting System", Fusion Engineering and Design, 98-99:1885-1888(2015).

Merrill, B.J., Wong, C.P.C., Cadwallader, L.C., Abdou, M., Morley, N.B., "Normal operation and maintenance safety lessons from the ITER US PbLi test blanket module program for a US FNSF and DEMO", Fusion Engineering and Design, 89(9-10):1989-1994 (2014).

Sutevski, D., Smolentsev, S., Abdou, M., "3D numerical study of pressure equalization in MHD flow in a rectangular duct with insulating flow channel insert", Fusion Engineering and Design, 89(7–8):1370-1374 (2014).

Young, J., Smolentsev, S., Abdou, M., "Study of instabilities in a quasi-2D MHD duct flow with an inflectional velocity profile", Fusion Engineering and Design, 89(7–8):1163-1167 (2014).

Van Lew, J.T., Ying, A., Abdou, M., "A discrete element method study on the evolution of thermomechanics of a pebble bed experiencing pebble failure", Fusion Engineering and Design, 89(7–8):1151-1157 (2014).

Garofalo, A.M., Abdou, M.A., et al., "A Fusion Nuclear Science Facility for a fast-track path to DEMO", Fusion Engineering and Design, 89(7–8):876-881 (2014).

Li, F.-C., Sutevski, D., Smolentsev, S., Abdou, M., "Experimental and numerical studies of pressure drop in PbLi flows in a circular duct under non-uniform transverse magnetic field", Fusion Engineering and Design, 88(11):3060-3071 (2013).

Liu, H., Abdou, M.A., Greenwood, L.R., "55Fe effect on enhancing ferritic steel He/dpa ratio in fission reactor irradiations to simulate fusion conditions", Fusion Engineering and Design, 88(11):2860-2864 (2013).

Smolentsev, S., Vetcha, N., Abdou, M., "Effect of a magnetic field on stability and transitions in liquid breeder flows in a blanket", Fusion Engineering and Design, 88(6-8):607-610 (2013).

Zhang, H., Ying, A., Abdou, M., "Impact of Pressure Equalization Slot in Flow Channel Insert on Tritium Transport in a DCLL-Type Poloidal Duct", Fusion Science and Technology, 64(3):651-656 (2013).

Wong, C.P.C., Abdou, M., et al., "Progress on DCLL Blanket Concept", Fusion Science and Technology, 64(3):623-630 (2013).

Ying, A., Liu, H., Abdou, M., "Analysis of Tritium/Deuterium Retention and Permeation in FW/Divertor Including Geometric and Temperature Operating Features", Fusion Science and Technology, 64(2):303-308 (2013).

Smolentsev, S., Li, F.-C., Morley, N., Ueki, Y., Abdou, M., Sketchley, T., "Construction and initial operation of MHD PbLi facility at UCLA", Fusion Engineering and Design, 88(5):317-326 (2013).

Vetcha, N., Smolentsev, S., Abdou, M., Moreau, R., "Study of instabilities and quasi-two-dimensional turbulence in volumetrically heated magnetohydrodynamic flows in a vertical rectangular duct", Physics of Fluids, 25(2), 024102 (2013).

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Smolentsev, S., Saeidi, S., Malang, S., Abdou, M., "Numerical study of corrosion of ferritic/martensitic steels in the flowing PbLi with and without a magnetic field", Journal of Nuclear Materials, 432(1-3):294-304 (2013).

Conference Papers

Neilson, G., Abdou, M., Federici, G., Garafalo, A., Kamendje, R., Kaw, P.K., Kim, K., Kurtz, R., Kuteev, B., Ward, D., Yamada, H., Zohm, H., "International Perspectives on a Path to a Magnetic Fusion Energy DEMO", Proceedings of the 24th IAEA Fusion Energy Conference, 8-13 October 2012, San Diego, USA, IAEA-CN-197, SEE/1-1 (2013).

Hunt, R.M., Goods, S.H., Ying, A., Dorn, C.K., Abdou, M., "Diffusion bonding beryllium to Reduced Activation Ferritic Martensitic steel: Development of processes and techniques", Fusion Engineering and Design, 87(9):1550-1557 (2012).

Smolentsev, S., Kunugi, T., Messadek, K., Yokomine, T., Young, J., Yuki, K., Ueki, Y., Sketchley, T., Li, F.-C., Morley, N., Abdou, M., "Status of “TITAN” Task 1–3 “Flow Control and Thermofluid Modeling”", Fusion Engineering and Design, 87(5-6):777-781 (2012).

Giancarli, L.M., Abdou, M., et al., "Overview of the ITER TBM Program", Fusion Engineering and Design, 87(5-6):395-402 (2012).

Vetcha, N., Smolentsev, S., Abdou, M., "Linear stability analysis for the Hartmann flow with interfacial slip", Magnetohydrodynamics, 48(1):147–155 (2012).

Conference Papers

Aoyagi, M., Inage, Y., Ito, S., Ebara, S., Ueki, Y., Yuki, K., Li, F.-C., Smolentsev, S., Yokomine, T., Kunugi, T., Sketchley, T., Abdou, M., Hashizume, H., "Verification Test of a Three-Surface-Multi-Layered Channel to Reduce MHD Pressure Drop", Proceedings of the 8th Japan-Korea Symposium on Nuclear Thermal Hydraulics and Safety (NTHAS8), December 9-12, 2012, Beppu, Japan, N8P1089 (2012).

Hunt, R.M., Goods, S.H., Ying, A., Dorn, C.K., Abdou, M., "Evaluation of Cu as an interlayer in Be/F82H diffusion bonds for ITER TBM", Journal of Nuclear Materials, 417(1-3):89-92 (2011).

Zhang, H., Ying, A., Abdou, M., Merrill, B., "Modeling Tritium Transport in PbLi Breeder Blankets under Steady State", Fusion Science and Technology, 60(2):814-818 (2011).

Pattison, M.J., Smolentsev, S., Munipalli, R., Abdou, M., "Tritium Transport in Poloidal Flows of a DCLL Blanket", Fusion Science and Technology, 60(2):809-813 (2011).

Vetcha, N., Smolentsev, S., Abdou, M., "Stability Analysis for Buoyancy-Opposed Flows in Poloidal Ducts of the DCLL Blanket", Fusion Science and Technology, 60(2):518-522 (2011).

Sutevski, D., Smolentsev, S., Morley, N., Abdou, M., "3D Numerical Study of MHD Flow in a Rectangular Duct with a Flow Channel Insert", Fusion Science and Technology, 60(2):513-517 (2011).

Conference Papers

Smolentsev, S., Saedi, S., Abdou, M., "Modeling Liquid Metal Corrosion in a Ferritic Steel - PbLi System with and without a Magnetic Field", Proceedings of the 8th PAMIR International Conference on Fundamental and Applied MHD, September 5-9, 2011, Borgo, France, Vol. 2, 593-597 (2011).

Vetcha, N., Smolentsev, S., Abdou, M., "Stability Analysis for the Hartmann Flow with Interfacial Slip", Proceedings of the 8th PAMIR International Conference on Fundamental and Applied MHD, September 5-9, 2011, Borgo, France, Vol. 1, 169-173 (2011).

Ueki, Y., Kunugi, T., Morley, N.B., Abdou, M.A., "Electrical insulation test of alumina coating fabricated by sol–gel method in molten PbLi pool", Fusion Engineering and Design, 85(10-12):1824-1828 (2010).

Zhang, H., Ying, A., Abdou, M.A., "Integrated simulation of tritium permeation in solid breeder blankets", Fusion Engineering and Design, 85(10-12):1711–1715 (2010).

Ying, A., Abdou, M., Zhang, H., Munipalli, R., Ulrickson, M., Sawan, M., Merrill, B., "Progress on an integrated multi-physics simulation predictive capability for plasma chamber nuclear components", Fusion Engineering and Design, 85(7-9):1681–1688 (2010).

Di Sanzo, C., Abdou, M., Youssef, M., "Transuranic transmutation efficiency of a small fusion–fission facility for spent uranium-oxide and inert matrix fuels", Fusion Engineering and Design, 85(7-9):1488–1491 (2010).

Liu, H., Abdou, M.A., Reed, R.J., Ying, A., Youssef, M.Z., "Neutronics assessment of the shielding and breeding requirements for FNSF (standard aspect ratio)", Fusion Engineering and Design, 85(7-9):1296–1300 (2010).

Wong, C.P.C., Abdou, M., et al., "An overview of the US DCLL ITER-TBM program", Fusion Engineering and Design, 85(7-9):1129–1132 (2010).

Smolentsev, S., Wong, C., Malang, S., Dagher, M., Abdou, M., "MHD considerations for the DCLL inboard blanket and access ducts", Fusion Engineering and Design, 85(7-9):1007–1011 (2010).

Smolentsev, S., Xu, Z., Pan, C., Abdou, M.A., "Numerical and experimental studies of MHD flow in a rectangular duct with a non-conducting flow insert", Magnetohydrodynamics, 46(1):99-111 (2010).

A. Ying, M. Narula, M. Abdou, R. Munipalli, M. Ulrickson, P. Wilson, "Toward an Integrated Simulation Predictive Capability for Fusion Plasma Chamber Systems", Fusion Science and Technology, 56(2):918-924 (2009).

N. Vetcha, S. Smolentsev, M. Abdou, "Theoretical Study of Mixed Convection in Poloidal Flows of DCLL Blanket", Fusion Science and Technology, 56(2):851-855 (2009).

A. Abou-Sena, A. Ying, M. Youssef, M. Abdou, "Thermal Analysis of a Solid Breeder TBM Under ITER Operational Conditions", Fusion Science and Technology, 56(1):211-215 (2009).

A. Abou-Sena, A. Ying, M. Abdou, "Experimental Measurements of the Interface Thermal Conductance of a Lithium Metatitanate Pebble Bed", Fusion Science and Technology, 56(1):206-210 (2009).

N. Morley, A. Medina, M. Abdou, "Measurements of Specific Electrical Contact Resistance Between SiC and Lead-Lithium Eutectic Alloy", Fusion Science and Technology, 56(1):195-200 (2009).

K. Messadek, M. Abdou, "Experimental study of MHD flows in a prototypic inlet manifold section of the DCLL test blanket module", Magnetohydrodynamics, 45(2):233-238 (2009).

Conference Papers

Ueki, Y., Kunugi, T., Kondo, M., Sagara, A., Morley, N.B., Abdou, M.A., "Consideration of Alumina Coating Fabricated by Sol-gel Method as MHD coating against PbLi", Proceedings of the 13th International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Reactor Thermal Hydraulics (NURETH-13), September 27 - October 2, 2009, Kanazawa, Ishikawa Prefecture, Japan, N13P1395 (2009).

Abdou, M.A., "Realization of fusion as the ultimate energy source for humanity", Proceedings of the 7th World Conference on Experimental Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics and Thermodynamics (ExHFT-7), June 28 - July 3, 2009, Krakow, Poland, KL-1, 19-28 (2009).

J. Takeuchi, S. Satake, N. Morley, T. Kunugi, T. Yokomine, M. Abdou, "Experimental study of MHD effects on turbulent flow of Flibe simulant fluid in circular pipe", Fusion Engineering and Design, 83(7-9):1082–1086 (2008).

A. Ying, M. Narula, H. Zhang, M. Abdou, "Coupled transient thermo-fluid/thermal-stress analysis approach in a VTBM setting", Fusion Engineering and Design, 83(10-12):1807–1812 (2008).

S. Smolentsev, N. Morley, C. Wong, M. Abdou, "MHD and heat transfer considerations for the US DCLL blanket for DEMO and ITER TBM", Fusion Engineering and Design, 83(10-12):1788–1791 (2008).

N. Morley, M. Ni, R. Munipalli, P. Huang, M. Abdou, "MHD Simulations of Liquid Metal Flow through a Toroidally Oriented Manifold", Fusion Engineering and Design, 83:1335–1339 (2008).

K. Abe, A. Kohyama, S. Tanaka, C. Namba, T. Terai, T. Kunugi, T. Muroga, A. Hasegawa, A. Sagara, S. Berk, S.J. Zinkle, D.K. Sze, D.A. Petti, M.A. Abdou,N.B. Morley, R.J. Kurtz, L.L. Snead, N.M. Ghoniem, "Development of advanced blanket performance under irradiation and system integration through JUPITER-II project", Fusion Engineering and Design, 83(7-9):842–849 (2008).

S. Smolentsev, R. Moreau, M. Abdou, "Characterization of Key Magnetohydrodynamic phenomena in PbLi Flows for the US DCLL Blanket", Fusion Engineering and Design, 83(5-6):771–783 (2008).

M. Pattison, K. Premnath, N. Morley, M. Abdou, "Progress in lattice Boltzmann methods for magnetohydrodynamic flows relevant to fusion applications", Fusion Engineering and Design, 83(4):557–572 (2008).

Conference Papers

Smolentsev, S., Moreau, R., Abdou, M., "Study of MHD mixed convection in the DCLL blanket conditions", Proceedings of the 7th PAMIR International Conference on Fundamental and Applied MHD, September 8-12, 2008, Presqu´île de Giens, France, 81-85 (2008).

Messadek, K., Abdou, M., "Experimental study of the MHD flow in a prototypic inlet manifold section of the DCLL blanket", Proceedings of the 7th PAMIR International Conference on Fundamental and Applied MHD, September 8-12, 2008, Presqu´île de Giens, France, 75-80 (2008).

Abdou, M.A., "The Path toward Magnetic Fusion Energy Demonstraton and the Role of ITER", Proceedings of the 7th PAMIR International Conference on Fundamental and Applied MHD, September 8-12, 2008, Presqu´île de Giens, France, 1-11 (2008).

J. Takeuchi, S. Satake, T. Kunugi, T. Yokomine, N. Morley, M. Abdou, "Development Of PIV Technique Under Magnetic Fields And Measurement Of Turbulent Pipe Flow Of Flibe Simulant Fluid", Fusion Science and Technology, 52:860-864 (2007).

A. Ying, M. Narula, R. Hunt, M. Abdou, Y. Ando, I. Komada, "Integrated thermo-fluid analysis towards helium flow path design for an ITER solid breeder blanket module", Fusion Engineering & Design, 82:(15–24), 2217–2225 (2007).

Z. An, A. Ying, M. Abdou, "Application of discrete element method to study mechanical behaviors of ceramic breeder pebble beds", Fusion Engineering & Design, 82:(15–24), 2233–2238 (2007).

M. Ni, M. Abdou, "A bridge between projection methods and SIMPLE type methods for incompressible Navier-Stokes equations", International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 72(12):1490 - 1512 (2007).

M. Ni, R. Munipalli, N. Morley, P. Huang, M. Abdou, "Validation Case Results For 2D And 3D MHD Simulations", Fusion Science and Technology, 52:587-594 (2007).

T. Yokomine, J. Takeuchi, H. Nakaharai, S. Satake, T. Kunugi, N. Morley, M. Abdou, "Experimental Investigation Of Turbulent Heat Transfer Of High Prandtl Number Fluid Flow Under Strong Magnetic Field", Fusion Science and Technology, 52(3):625-629 (2007).

M. Ni, R. Munipalli, P. Huang, N. Morley, M. Abdou, "A current density conservative scheme for incompressible MHD flows at a low magnetic Reynolds number. Part II: On an arbitrary collocated mesh", Journal of Computational Physics, 227(1):205–228 (2007).

M. Ni, R. Munipalli, N. Morley, P. Huang, M. Abdou, "A current density conservative scheme for incompressible MHD flows at a low magnetic Reynolds number. Part I: On a rectangular collocated grid system", Journal of Computational Physics, 227(1):174–204 (2007).

Z. An, A. Ying, M. Abdou, "Numerical Characterization of Thermo-mechanical Performance of Breeder Pebble Beds", Journal of Nuclear Materials, 367-370(2, 1):1393 - 1397 (2007).

L. Giancarli, V. Chuyanov, M. Abdou, M. Akiba, B.G. Hong, R. Lässer, C. Pan, Y. Strebkov and the TBWG Team, "Test blanket modules in ITER: An overview on proposed designs and required DEMO-relevant materials", Journal of Nuclear Materials, 367-370(2):1271-1280 (2007).

H. Nakaharai, J. Takeuchi, T. Yokomine, T. Kunugi, S. Satake, N. Morley, M. Abdou, "The influence of a magnetic field on turbulent heat transfer of high Prandtl number fluid", Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, 32(1):23–28 (2007).

A. Abou-Sena, A. Ying, M. Abdou, "Experimental Measurements of the Effective Thermal Conductivity of a Lithium Titanate (Li2TiO3) Pebbles-Packed Bed", Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 181:206-212 (2007).

N. Morley, M. Abdou, M. Anderson, P. Calderoni, R. Kurtz, R. Nygren, R. Raffray, M. Sawan, P. Sharpe, S. Smolentsev, S. Willms, A. Ying, "Overview of Fusion Nuclear Technology in the U.S.", Fusion Engineering & Design, 81:(1–7), 33–43 (2006).

L. Giancarli, V. Chuyanov, M. Abdou, M. Akiba, B.G. Hong, R. Lässer, C. Pan, Y. Strebkov, and TBWG, "Breeding Blanket Modules Testing in ITER: An International Program on the Way to DEMO", Fusion Engineering & Design, 81:(1–7), 393–405 (2006).

A. Ying, M. Abdou, C. Wong, S. Malang, N. Morley, M. Sawan, B. Merrill, D. Sze, R. Kurtz, S. Willms, M. Ulrickson, S. Zinkle, "An Overview of US ITER Test Blanket Module Program", Fusion Engineering & Design, 81:(1–7), 433–441 (2006).

C. Wong, S. Malang, M. Sawan, M. Dagher, S. Smolentsev, B. Merrill, M. Youssef, S. Reyes, D. Sze, N. Morley, S. Sharafat, P. Calderoni, G. Sviatoslavsky, R. Kurtz, P. Fogarty, S. Zinkle, M. Abdou, "An Overview of Dual Coolant Pb-17L Breeder First Wall and Blanket Concept Development for the US ITER-TBM Design", Fusion Engineering & Design, 81:(1–7), 461–467 (2006).

S. Smolentsev, M. Abdou, N. Morley, M. Sawan, S. Malang, C. Wong, "Numerical Analysis of MHD Flow and Heat Transfer in a Poloidal Channel of the DCLL Blanket with a SiCf/SiC Flow Channel Insert", Fusion Engineering & Design, 81:(1–7), 549–553 (2006).

J. Takeuchi, S. Satake, R. Miraghaie, K. Yuki, T. Yokomine, T. Kunugi, N. Morley, M. Abdou, "Study of Heat Transfer Enhancement/Suppression for Molten Salt Flows in a Large Diameter Circular Pipe: Part I: Benchmarking", Fusion Engineering & Design, 81:(1–7), 601–606 (2006).

P. Calderoni, A. Ying, T. Sketchley, M. Abdou, "Experimental Study of the Interaction of Ceramic Breeder Pebble Beds with Structural Materials under Thermo-Mechanical Loads", Fusion Engineering & Design, 81:(1–7), 607-612 (2006).

A. Ying, M. Abdou, P. Calderoni, S. Sharafat, M. Youssef, Z. An, A. Abou-Sena, E. Kim, S. Reyes, S. Willms, R. Kurtz, "Solid Breeder Test Blanket Module Design and Analysis", Fusion Engineering & Design, 81:(1–7), 659–664 (2006).

M. Sawan, M. Abdou, "Physics and Technology Conditions for attaining Tritium Self-Sufficiency for the DT Fuel Cycle", Fusion Engineering & Design, 81:(8–14), 1131–1144 (2006).

X. Luo, A. Ying, M. Abdou, "Numerical Study of MHD Effect on Liquid Metal Free Jet under Complex Magnetic Fields", Fusion Engineering & Design, 81:(8–14), 1451–1458 (2006).

W. Guo, A. Ying, M. Ni, M. Abdou, "Influence of 2D and 3D Convection-Diffusion Flow on Tritium Permeation in Helium Cooled Solid Breeder Blanket Units", Fusion Engineering & Design, 81:(8–14), 1465–1470 (2006).

X. Luo, M. Ni, A. Ying, M. Abdou, "Application of Level Set Method for Multi-Phase Flow Computation in Fusion Engineering", Fusion Engineering & Design, 81:(8–14), 1521–1526 (2006).

M. Ni, R. Munipalli, N. Morley, M. Abdou, "Validation Strategies of HIMAG in Interfacial Flow Computation for Fusion Applications", Fusion Engineering & Design, 81:(8–14), 1535–1541 (2006).

M. Narula, M. Abdou, A. Ying, N. Morley, M. Ni, R. Miraghaie, J. Burris, "Exploring Liquid Metal Plasma Facing Component (PFC) Concepts--Liquid Metal Film Flow Behavior under Fusion Relevant Magnetic Fields", Fusion Engineering & Design, 81:(8–14), 1543–1548 (2006).

S. Cuevas, S. Smolentsev, M. Abdou, "Vorticity Generation in Localized Magnetic Fields", Magnetohydrodynamics, 42(2-3):199 - 206 (2006).

S. Smolentsev, N. Morley, M. Abdou, "Magnetohydrodynamics and Thermal Issues of the SiCf/SiC Flow Channel Insert", Fusion Science & Technology, 50(1):107 - 119 (2006).

S. Smolentsev, N. Morley, M. Abdou, R. Moreau, "Current Approaches to Modeling MHD Flows in the Dual Coolant Lead Lithium Blanket", Magnetohydrodynamics, 42(2-3):225 - 236 (2006).

S. Cuevas, S. Smolentsev, M. Abdou, "On the flow past a magnetic obstacle", Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 553:227 - 252 (2006).

S. Cuevas, S. Smolentsev, M. Abdou, "Vorticity Generation in Creeping Flow Past a Magnetic Obstacle", Physical Review E 74 (2006).

M. Abdou, et al., "Overview of Fusion Blanket R&D in the U.S. over the Last Decade", Nuclear Engineering and Technology, 37:5 (2005).

M. Abdou et al., "U.S. Plans and Strategy for ITER Blanket Testing", Fusion Science and Technology, 47:3, 475-487 (2005).

X. Luo, M. Ni, A. Ying, M. Abdou, "Numerical Modeling for Multiphase Incompressible Flow with Phase Change", Numerical Heat Transfer B, 48:425–444 (2005).

L. Schmitz, P. Calderoni, A. Ying, M. Abdou, "A novel diagnostic for time-resolved spectroscopic argon and lithium density measurements", Journal of Nuclear Materials, 337-339, 1096-1100 (2005).

C. Wong, S. Malang, M. Sawan, S. Smolentsev, S. Majumdar, B. Merrill, D. Sze, N. Morley, S. Sharafat, M. Dagher, P. Peterson, H. Zhao, S. Zinkle, M. Abdou, M. Youssef, "Assessment of First Wall and Blanket Options with the Use of Liquid Breeder", Fusion Science and Technology, 47:3, 502-509 (2005).

S. Smolentsev, R. Miraghaie, M. Abdou, "MHD Effects on Heat Transfer in a Molten Salt Blanket", Fusion Science and Technology, 47:3, 559-563 (2005).

M. Narula, A. Ying, M. Abdou, "A Study of Liquid Metal Film Flow, Under Fusion Relevant Magnetic Fields", Fusion Science and Technology, 47:3, 564-568 (2005).

T. Morikawa, A. Ying, J. Burris, M. Abdou, "Experimental Analysis of Soaker Hose Concept for First Wall/Divertor Application", Fusion Science and Technology, 47:3, 713-717 (2005).

A. Ying, M. Abdou, S. Sharafat, M. Youssef, et al., "Engineering Scaling Requirements for Solid Breeder Blanket Testing", Fusion Science and Technology, 47:4, 1031-1037 (2005).

A. Abou-Sena, A. Ying, M. Abdou, "Effective Thermal Conductivity of Lithium Ceramic Pebble Beds for Fusion Blankets: A Review", Fusion Science & Technology, 47:4, 1094-1100 (2005).

Z. An, A. Ying, M. Abdou, "Experimental & Numerical Study of Ceramic Breeder Pebble Bed Thermal Deformation Behavior", Fusion Science and Technology, 47:4, 1101-1105 (2005).

X. Luo, M. Ni, A. Ying, M. Abdou, "Modeling for Free Surface Flow with Phase Change", Fusion Science and Technology, 47:4, 1187-1191 (2005).

A. Konkachbaev, N. Morley, M. Abdou, "Three-Dimensional Modeling of Slab Liquid Jets for Heavy Ion Fusion Beamline Protection", Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A, 544, 337-341 (2005).

S. Smolentsev, M. Abdou, "Open-Surface MHD Flow over a Curved Wall in the 3-D Thin-Shear-Layer Approximation", Appl. Math. Model, 29, 215-234 (2005).

S. Smolentsev, N. Morley, M. Abdou, "Code Development for Analysis of MHD Pressure Drop Reduction in a Liquid Metal Blanket using Insulation Technique based on a Fully Developed Flow Model", Fusion Engineering and Design, 73, 83-93 (2005).

P. Calderoni, A. Ying, L. Smith, M. Abdou, T. Sketchley, "Vapor Condensation Study for HIF Liquid Chambers", Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A, 544(1-2):111 - 116 (2005).

M. Abdou, "Preface to the Special Issue on Innovative High-Power Density Concepts for Fusion Plasma Chambers", Fusion Engineering and Design, 72:1-3, 1-2 (2004).

N.B. Morley, S. Smolentsev, R. Munipalli, M.-J. Ni, D. Gao and M. Abdou, "Progress on the modeling of liquid metal, free surface, MHD flows for fusion liquid walls", Fusion Engineering and Design, 72:1-3, 3-34 (2004).

A.Y. Ying, M.A. Abdou, N. Morley, T. Sketchley, R. Woolley, J. Burris, R. Kaita, P. Fogarty, H. Huang, X. Lao et al., "Exploratory studies of flowing liquid metal divertor options for fusion-relevant magnetic fields in the MTOR facility", Fusion Engineering and Design, 72:1-3, 35-62 (2004).

S. Smolentsev, N. Morley, B. Freeze, R. Miraghaie, J.-C. Nave, S. Banerjee, A. Ying and M. Abdou, "Thermofluid modeling and experiments for free surface flows of low-conductivity fluid in fusion systems", Fusion Engineering and Design, 72:1-3, 63-81 (2004).

A. Ying, T. Yokomine, A. Shimizu, M. Abdou, A. Kohyama, "Impact of material system thermomechanics and thermofluid performance on He-cooled ceramic breeder blanket designs with SiCf/SiC", Journal of Nuclear Materials, 329-333 part 2, 1605-1609 (2004).

M. Ni, M. Abdou, "Temporal Second-Order Accuracy SIMPLE-Type Method for Unsteady Incompressible Flows", Numerical Heat Transfer B, 46:529-548 (2004).

R. Goldston, M. Abdou, C. Baker et al., "A Plan for the Development of Fusion Energy", Journal of Fusion Energy, 21:2, 61-111 (2003).

X. Luo, A. Ying and M. Abdou, "Experimental and Computational Simulation of Free Jet Characteristics Under Transverse Field Gradients", Fusion Science and Technology, 44:1, 85-93 (2003).

A. Abou-Sena, A. Ying, M. Abdou, "Experimental Investigation and Analysis of the Effective Thermal Properties of Beryllium Packed Beds", Fusion Science and Technology, 44:1, 79-84 (2003).

M. Ni, M. Abdou, S. Komori, "A variable-density projection method for interfacial flows", Numerical Heat Transfer, Part B, 44, 553–574 (2003).

Freeze, B., Smolentsev, S., Morley, N., Abdou, M., "Characterization of the Effect of Froude Number on Surface Waves and Heat Transfer in Inclined Turbulent Open Channel Water Flows", International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 46:20 3765–3775 (2003)

A. Ying, H. Huang and M. Abdou, "Numerical Simulation of Ceramic Breeder Pebble Bed Thermal Creep Behavior", Journal of Nuclear Materials, 307-311: 827-831(2002).

H. Huang, A. Ying and M. Abdou, "3D MHD Free Surface Fluid Flow Simulation based on Magnetic-Field Induction Equations", Fusion Engineering & Design, 63-64: 361-368 (2002).

P. Calderoni, A. Ying, T. Sketchley and M. Abdou, "Design Considerations for a Laboratory Condensation Chamber to Investigate Issues of IFE Liquid Walls", Inertial Fusion Sciences and Applications 2001, pp. 730-733 (2002).

S. Smolentsev, M. Abdou, et al., "Application of the "K-e" Model to Open Channel Flows in a Magnetic Field", International Journal of Engineering Science, 40: 693-711 (2002).

B. Freeze, M. Dagher, T. Sketchley, N. Morley, S. Smolentsev and M. Abdou, "FliHy Experimental Facilities for Studying Open Channel Turbulent Flows and Heat Transfer", Fusion Engineering and Design, 63-64: 391-395 (2002).

A. Konkachbaev, N. Morley and M. Abdou, "Effect of Initial Turbulence Intensity and Velocity Profile on Liquid Jets for IFE Beamline Protection", Fusion Engineering and Design, 63-64: 619-625 (2002).

S. Smolentsev, B. Freeze, N. Morley and M. Abdou, "Experimental Study of Turbulent Supercritical Open Channel Water Flow as applied to the CLiFF Concept", Fusion Engineering and Design, 63-64: 397-403 (2002).

S. Smolentsev, M. Abdou, T. Kunugi, N. Morley, S. Satake and A. Ying, "Modeling of Liquid Walls in APEX Study", International Journal of Applied Electromagnetics and Mechanics, 373-379 (2001/2002).

Z. Lu, M. Abdou, A. Ying, "3-D Micromechanical Modeling of Packed Beds", Journal of Nuclear Materials, 299: 101-110 (2001).

M. Abdou, et al., "On the Exploration of Innovative Concepts for Fusion Chamber Technology", Fusion Engineering and Design, 54: 181-247 (2001).

M. Abdou, "Research on Liquid Walls for Fusion Systems", JSAEM Studies in Applied Electromagnetics and Mechanics, 9: 151-152 (2001).

A. Ying, M. Abdou, et al., "MHD and Heat Transfer Issues and Characteristics for Li Free Surface Flows under NSTX Condition", Fusion Technology, 39: 739-745 (2001).

S. Quan, N. Morley and M. Abdou, "Exploration of the Fundamental ‘Damage Limit’ Light Flux for Grazing Incidence Liquid Metal Mirrors", Fusion Technology, 39: 697-701 (2001).

R. Abelson and M. Abdou, "Experimental Measurement of the Interface Heat Conductance between Nonconforming Beryllium and Type 316 Stainless Steel Surfaces Subjected to Nonuniform Thermal Deformations", Fusion Technology, 39: 157-188 (2001).

A. Ying, H. Huang, M. Abdou, and Z. Lu, "Effects of Thermal Expansion Mismatch on Solid Breeder Blanket Pebble Bed and Structural Clad Thermomechanics Interactions", Fusion Technology, 39: 617-623 (2001).

P. Calderoni, A. Ying, T. Sketchley and M. Abdou, "Description of a Facility for Vapor Clearing Rates Studies of IFE Reactors Flibe Liquid Chambers", Fusion Technology, 39: 711-715 (2001).

Conference Papers

A.Y. Ying, H. Huang M.A. Abdou, et al., "Effects of Thermal Expansion Mismatch on Solid Breeder Blanket Pebble Bed and Structural Clad Thermomechanics Interactions", 14th American nuclear Society Topical Meeting on the Technology of Fusion Energy, (2001).

S. Quan, N.B. Morley, and M.A. Abdou, "Exploration of the Fundamnetal 'Damage Limit' Light Flux for Grazing Incidence Liquid Metal Mirrors", 14th American nuclear Society Topical Meeting on the Technology of Fusion Energy, (2001).

A.Y. Ying, M.A. Abdou, et al., "MHD and Heat Transfer Issues and Characteristics for Li Free Surface Flows under NSTX Conditions", 14th American nuclear Society Topical Meeting on the Technology of Fusion Energy, (2001).

P. Calderoni, A. Ying, T. Sketchley, and M. Abdou, "Description of a Facility for Vapor Clearing Rates Studies of IFE Reactors FLIBE Liquid Chambers", 14th American nuclear Society Topical Meeting on the Technology of Fusion Energy, (2001).

D.K. Sze, J. Brooks, M.A. Abdou, et al., "A Sn-CLIFF Concept Assessment", Applied Electromagnetics and Mechanics, (2001).

N. Morley, J. Burris, and M.A. Abdou, "Experimental Studies of Liquid Metal Free Surface Flows", 10th International Symposium on Applied Electromagnetics and Mechanics, (2001).

H. Huang, A. Ying, N. Morley, S. Smolentsev, and M.A. Abdou, "Extension of a VOF based CFD Code to MHD Free Surface Flows", 10th International Symposium on Applied Electromagnetics and Mechanics, (2001).

S. Smolentsev, M. Abdou, et al., "Modeling of Liquid Walls in APEX Study", 10th International Symposium on Applied Electromagnetics and Mechanics, (2001).

M.A. Abdou, "Research on Liquid Walls for Fusion Systems", 10th International Symposium on Applied Electromagnetics and Mechanics, (2001).

M. Youssef, M. Abdou, "Heat Deposition, Damage, and Tritium Breeding Characteristics in Thick Liquid Wall Blanket Concepts", Fusion Engineering and Design, 49-50: 719-725 (2000).

Z. Lu, A. Ying, M. Abdou, "Numerical and Experimental Prediction of the Thermomechanical Performance of the Pebble Beds for Solid Breeder Blanket", Fusion Engineering and Design, 49-50: 605-611 (2000).

K. Gulec, M. Abdou, et al., "Novel liquid blanket configurations and their hydrodynamic analyses for innovative confinement concepts", Fusion Engineering and Design, 49-50: 567-576 (2000).

S. Cho, M. Abdou, "Analysis of Tritium Kinetics of SIBELIUS Beryllium", Fusion Engineering and Design, 51-52: 85-91 (2000).

S. Harkness, C. Baker, M. Abdou, et al., "Review of the Fusion Materials Research Program", Journal of Fusion Energy, 19(1): 45-64 (2000).

B. Logan, W. Meier, R. Moir, M. Abdou, et al., "Progress and Critical Issues for IFE Blanket and Chamber Research", Fusion Engineering & Design, 51-52: 1095-1102 (2000).

Conference Papers

K. Gulec, M.A. Abdou, et al., "Novel Liquid Blanket Configurations and their Hydrodynamic Analyses for Innovative Confinement Concepts", 5th International Symposium on Fusion Nuclear Technology, (2000).

S. Cho and M.A. Abdou, "Analysis of Tritium Kinetics of SIBELIUS Beryllium", 5th International Symposium on Fusion Nuclear Technology, (2000).

M.Z. Youssef and M.A. Abdou, "Heat Deposition, Damage, and Tritium Breeding Characteristics in Thick Liquid Wall Blanket Concepts", 7th International Workshop on Ceramic Breeder Blanket Interactions, (2000).

Z. Lu, A.Y. Young, and M.A Abdou, "Numerical and Experimental Prediction of the Thermomechanical Performance of Pebble Beds for Solid Breeder Blanket", 5th International Symposium on Fusion Nuclear Technology, (2000).

B.G. Logan, W.R. Meier, R.W. Moir, M.A. Abdou, et al., "Progress and Critical Issues for IFE Blanket and Chamber Research", 5th International Symposium on Fusion Nuclear Technology, (2000).

S. Smolentsev, M. Abdou, et al., "Development and Adjustment of "**K- ε **" Turbulence Model for MHD Channel Flows with Large Aspect Ratio in a Transverse Magnetic Field, 4th International Conference MHD at Dawn of 3rd Millenium, (2000).

R.D. Abelson and M.A. Abdou, "Experimental Measurement of the Interface Heat Conductance Between Nonconforming Beryllium and Type 316 Stainless Steel Surfaces Subjected to Nonuniform Thermal Deformations, Fusion Technology, (2000).

M. Abdou and the APEX Team, "Exploring Novel High Power Density Concepts for Attractive Fusion Systems", Fusion Engineering & Design, 45, No.1: 145-167 (1999).

J. Sheffield, M. Abdou, et al., "Report of the FEAC Inertial Fusion Energy Review Panel: July 1996", Journal of Fusion Energy, 18(4): 195-211 (1999).

W. Kuan and M. Abdou, "A New Approach for Assessing the Required Tritium Breeding Ratio and Startup Inventory in Future Fusion Reactors", Fusion Technology, 35: 309-353 (1999).

A. Badawi, A. Raffray and M. Abdou, "Modeling and Analysis of Time-Dependent Tritium Transport in Lithium Oxide", Journal of Nuclear Materials, 273: 79-94 (1999).

A. Ying, M. Abdou, "Analysis of Thermomechanical Interactions and Properties of Ceramic Breeder Blankets", Fusion Engineering and Design, 39-40: 651-657 (1998).

M. Youssef, A. Kumar, M. Abdou, et al., "Assessment of Dose Rate Profiles and Accessibility Inside the Building of the Experimental Fusion Reactor, ITER, During Operation and After Shutdown," Fusion Engineering & Design, 42: 155-172 (1998).

C. Konno, F. Maekawa, Y. Oyama, M. Wada, Y. Kasugai, Y. Ikeda, H. Maekawa, M. Youssef, A. Kumar, and M. Abdou, "Benchmark Experiment on Bulk Shield of SS316/Water with Simulated Superconducting Magnet", Fusion Engineering & Design, 42: 267-273 (1998).

W. Meier, R. Moir and M. Abdou, "Chamber Technology Concepts for Inertial Fusion Energy: Three Recent Examples", Fusion Engineering & Design, 42: 537-548 (1998).

A. Kumar, Y. Ikeda, M. Youssef, M. Abdou, et al., "Experimental Measurement of Nuclear Heating in a Graphite-Centered Assembly in Deuterium-Tritium Neutron Environment for the Validation of Data and Calculation", Fusion Engineering & Design, 42: 307-318 (1998).

Y. Kasugai, Y. Ikeda, F. Maekawa, C. Konno, M. Wada. Y. Uno, A. Kumar, M. Youssef and M. Abdou, "Integral Experiment of Induced Radioactivity in D-T Fusion Neutron Environment and Validation of Activation Cross-Section Library", Fusion Engineering & Design, 42: 299-305 (1998).

A. Ying, Z. Lu and M. Abdou, "Mechanical Behavior and Design Database of Packed Beds for Blanket Designs", Fusion Engineering & Design, 39-40: 759-764 (1998).

Y. Ikeda, F. Maekawa, M. Wada, Y. Kasugai, C. Konno, Y. Uno, A. Kumar, M. Youssef and M. Abdou, "Nuclear Heating Measurements for SS-316, Copper, Graphite, Tungsten, Chromium, Beryllium in a Copper Centered Assembly Bombarded with 14 MeV Neutrons and Analysis," Fusion Engineering & Design, 42: 289-297 (1998).

M. Abdou, A. Ying, and Z. Lu, "Thermal and Mechanical Properties of Ceramic Blanket Particle Bed Materials: Numerical Derivation", Journal of Nuclear Materials, 258-263: 576-581 (1998).

J. Eggleston, M. Abdou, M. Youssef, "The Use of MNCP for Neutronics Calculations Within Large Buildings of Fusion Facilities", Fusion Engineering and Design, 42: 281-288 (1998).

D. Sze, T. Hua, M. Dagher, L. Waganer and M. Abdou, "Tritium Processing System for the ITER Li/V Blanket Test Module", Fusion Engineering & Design, 39-40: 859-864 (1998).

A. Kumar, Y. Ikeda, M. Youssef, M. Abdou, et al., "Validation of Induced Radioactivity Calculations for Candidate Fusion Materials through Measurements in a Graphite-Centered Assembly," Fusion Engineering & Design, 42: 319-327 (1998).

M. Youssef, A. Kumar, M. Abdou, et al., "Verification of ITER Shielding Capability and FENDL Data Benchmarking through Analysis of Bulk Shielding Experiment on Large SS316/Water Assembly Bombarded with 14 MeV Neutrons," Fusion Engineering & Design, 42: 235-245 (1998).

A. Ying, N. Morley, K. Gulec, B. Nelson, M. Youssef and M. Abdou, "Concept Description and Thermalhydraulics of Liquid Surface FW/Blankets for High Power Density Reactors", Fusion Technology, 34: 855-862 (1998).

N. Morley, A. Ying, A. Gaizer, T. Sketchley, A. Konkachbaev, and M. Abdou, "Experimental Investigation of Free Liquid Metal Jets in Vacuum: Preliminary Results for IFE Chamber Wall Protection Applications", Fusion Technology, 34: 1035-1040 (1998).

M. Youssef, A. Kumar, M. Abdou, et al., "Nuclear Analysis of Bulk Shielding Fusion Integral Experiments on Large SS316/Water Assembly with Simulated Super Conducting Magnet", Fusion Technology, 34: 953-963 (1998).

A. Ying, M. Abdou, "Scaling Criteria for IFE Liquid Wall Protection Scheme Simulation", Fusion Engineering and Design, 42: 555-561 (1998).

Conference Papers

Z. Lu, Y. Ying, and M.A. Abdou, "3-D Numerical Simulation of Ceramic Breeder Blanket Pebble Bed Thermomechanics", 7th International Workshop on Ceramic Breeder Blanket Interactions, (1998).

L. Zhang, M. Abdou, "Kerma factor evaluation and its application in nuclear heating experiment analysis", Fusion Engineering and Design, 36: 479-503 (1997).

A. Kumar, Y. Ikeda and M. Abdou, "Experimental Validation of Radioactivity Calculation for Candidate Fusion Materials", Journal of Nuclear Materials, 240: 144-153 (1997).

N. Morley and M. Abdou, "Study of Fully Developed, Liquid-Metal, Open-Channel Flow in a Nearly Coplanar Magnetic Field", Fusion Technology, 31: 135-153 (1997).

S. Prager, M. Abdou, et al., "Report from the Planning Workshop for the Fusion Energy Sciences Program", Journal of Fusion Energy, 16: 299-305 (1997).

M. Abdou, et al., "Results of an International Study on a High-Volume Plasma-Based Neutron Source for Fusion Blanket Development", Fusion Technology, 29: 1-57 (1996).

M. Abdou, et al., "Requirements and Design Envelope for a Volumetric Neutron Source (VNS) Fusion Facility for Fusion Nuclear Technology Development", IAEA-CN-60/F-16 (1996).

S. Ho and M. Abdou, "Exploration and Assessment of Design Windows for a Tokamak-Based Volumetric Neutron Source", Fusion Engineering and Design, 31,No.4: 323-332 (1996).

R. Abelson and M. Abdou, "Experimental Evaluation of the Interface Heat Conductance between Roughened Beryllium and Stainless Steel Surfaces", Journal of Nuclear Materials, 233-237: 847-851 (1996).

J. Sheffield, M.Abdou, et al., "Report of the FESAC Inertial Fusion Energy Review Panel", Journal of Fusion Energy, 15: 281-288 (1996).

M. Youssef, A. Kumar, M. Abdou, et al., "Benchmarking FENDL Libraries through Analysis of Bulk Shielding Experiments on Large SS316 Assemblies for Verification of ITER Shielding Characteristics", Fusion Technology, 30: 1101-1112 (1996).

A. Gaizer, M. Abdou, "Effects of Imperfect Insulating Coatings on the Flow Partitioning between Parallel Channels in Self-Cooled Liquid Metal Blankets", Fusion Technology, 30: 1005-1010 (1996).

A. Kumar, Y. Ikeda, M. Youssef, M. Abdou, et al., "Experimental Demonstration of Differing Impacts of Pulsed and Continuous Operation of a Deuterium-Tritium Neutron Source on Induced Radioactivity in the Context of ITER", Fusion Technology, 30: 1118-1128 (1996).

A. Ying and M. Abdou, "Preliminary Assessment and Analysis of CO2 Cleaning for an Inertial Fusion Device", Fusion Technology, 30: 1516-1522 (1996).

L. Waganer, V. Lee, M. Abdou, et al., "US Demo Test Blankets in ITER", Fusion Technology, 30: 618-622 (1996).

Conference Papers

M.A. Abdou, "Overview of Fusion Reactor Blanket Designs and their Associated Technological Issues", 10th Pacific Basin Nuclear Conference, (1996).

Y. Gohar, M. Abdou, et al., "ITER Breeding Blanket and DEMO Relevant Blanket Test Program", 16th IAEA Fusion Energy Conference, (1996).

M. Abdou, "A Volumetric Neutron Source for Fusion Nuclear Technology Testing and Development," Fusion Engineering and Design, 27: 111-153 (1995).

T. Takeda, A. Ying and M. Abdou, "Analysis of Tritium Extraction from Liquid Lithium by Permeation Window and Solid Gettering Processes," Fusion Engineering & Design, 28: 278-285 (1995).

Z. Gorbis, M. Tillack, F. Tehranian and M. Abdou, "Analysis of Wall-Packed-Bed Thermal Interactions," Fusion Engineering & Design, 27: 216-225 (1995).

A. Kumar, Y. Ikeda, M. Abdou, et al., "Calorimetric Measurements of Nuclear Heating in Small Probes of Plasma-Facing Materials," Fusion Engineering & Design, 28: 699-707 (1995).

M. Tobin, G. Logan, T. De La Rubia, V. Schrock, K. Schultz, R. Tokheim, M. Abdou and R. Bangeter, "Contributions of the National Ignition Facility to the Development of Inertial Fusion Energy," Fusion Engineering & Design, 29: 3-17 (1995).

N. Morley, A. Gaizer and M. Abdou, "Estimates of the Effect of a Plasma Momentum Flux on the Free Surface of a Thin Film of Liquid Metal," Fusion Engineering & Design, 28: 176-180 (1995).

N. Morley, A. Gaizer, M. Tillack and M. Abdou, "Initial Liquid Metal Magnetohydrodynamic Thin Film Flow Experiments in the MeGA-Loop Facility at UCLA," Fusion Engineering & Design, 27: 725-730 (1995).

C. Konno, Y. Oyama, F. Maekawa, Y. Ikeda, K. Kosako, H. Maekawa, M. Abdou, A. Kumar, and M. Youssef, "Integral Experiment on the Effects of Large Opening in Fusion Reactor Blanket on Tritium Breeding using Annular Geometry," Fusion Engineering & Design, 28: 708-715 (1995).

Y. Ikeda, A. Kumar, K. Kosako, C. Konno, Y. Oyama, F. Maekawa, M. Youssef, M. Abdou, H. Maekawa, "Integral Test of Kerma Data for SS-304 Stainless Steel in the D-T Fusion Neutron Environment," Fusion Engineering & Design, 28: 769-775 (1995).

Y. Oyama, C. Konno, Y. Ikeda, F. Maekawa, H. Maekawa, S. Yamaguchi, K. Tsuda, T. Nakamura, M. Abdou, et al., "Measurement Techniques for Fusion Blanket Neutronics Experiments," Fusion Engineering & Design, 28: 716-723 (1995).

A. Kumar, Y. Ikeda, M. Abdou, et al, "Measurements of D-T Neutron Induced Radioactivity in Plasma-Facing Materials and their Role in Qualification of Activation Cross-Section Libraries and Codes,"Fusion Engineering & Design, 28: 596-609 (1995).

M. Youssef, A. Kumar, M. Abdou, et al., "Quantification of Design Margins and Safety Factors based on the Prediction Uncertainty in Tritium Production Rate from Fusion Integral Experiments of the USDOE/JAERI Collaborative Program on Fusion Blanket Neutronics," Fusion Engineering & Design, 28: 457-478 (1995).

F. Tehranian and M. Abdou, "Experimental Study of the Effect of External Pressure on Particle Bed Effective Thermal Properties," Fusion Technology, 27: 298-313 (1995).

P. Adnani, I. Catton and M. Abdou, "Non-Darcian Forced Convection in Porous Media with Anisotropic Dispersion," Journal of Heat Transfer, 117: 447-451 (1995).

M. Nakagawa, M. Mori, K. Kosako, Y. Oyama, Y. Ikeda, C. Konno, H. Maekawa, T. Nakamura, M. Abdou, E. Bennett, M. Youssef and T. Yule, "Characteristics of a Deuterium-Tritium Fusion Source on a Rotating Target used in Simulated Fusion Blanket Experiments," Fusion Technology, 28: 39-55 (1995).

A. Kumar, Y. Ikeda, M. Abdou, et al., "Decay Radioactivity Induced in Plasma-Facing Materials by Deuterium-Tritium Neutrons," Fusion Technology, 28: 99-155 (1995).

Y. Oyama, C. Konno, Y. Ikeda, F. Maekawa, H. Maekawa, S. Yamaguchi, K. Tsuda, T. Nakamura, M. Abdou, et al., "Design and Techniques for Fusion Blanket Neutronics Experiments using an Accelerator-Based Deuterium-Tritium Neutron Source," Fusion Technology, 28: 56-73 (1995).

A. Kumar, Y. Ikeda, M. Abdou, et al., "Direct Nuclear Heating Measurements and Analyses for Plasma-Facing Materials," Fusion Technology, 28: 173-215 (1995).

Y. Ikeda, A. Kumar, C. Konno, K. Kosako, Y. Oyama, F. Maekawa, H. Maekawa, M. Youssef and M. Abdou, "Direct Nuclear Heating Measurements and Analyses for Structural Materials Induced by Deuterium-Tritium Neutrons," Fusion Technology, 28: 156-172 (1995).

Y. Ikeda, A. Kumar, C. Konno, K. Kosako, Y. Oyama, F. Maekawa, H. Maekawa, M. Youssef and M. Abdou, "Measurements and Analyses of Decay Radioactivity Induced in Simulated Deuterium-Tritium Neutron Environments for Fusion Reactor Structural Materials," Fusion Technology, 28: 74-98 (1995).

Y. Oyama, C. Konno, Y. Ikeda, S. Yamaguchi, K. Tsuda, K. Kosako, H. Maekawa, M. Nakagawa, T. Mori, T. Nakamura, M. Abdou, et al., "Neutronics Integral Experiments of Lithium-Oxide Fusion Blanket with Heterogeneous Configurations using Deuterium-Tritium Neutrons," Fusion Technology, 28: 216-235 (1995).

H. Maekawa, M. Abdou, et al., "A Summary of Benchmark Experiments for Simulation of Fusion Reactors using an Annular Blanket with a Line Deuterium-Tritium Source," Fusion Technology, 28: 296-304 (1995).

Y. Oyama, C. Konno, Y Ikeda, K. Kosako, H. Maekawa, T. Nakamura, M. Abdou, et al., "Concept and Characteristics of a Simulated Line Source for Annular Blanket Experiments using an Accelerator-Based Deuterium-Tritium Neutron Source," Fusion Technology, 28: 305-319 (1995).

M. Youssef, A. Kumar, M. Abdou, Y. Oyama, and H. Maekawa, "Fusion Integral Experiments and Analysis and the Determination of Design Safety Factors-1: Methodology," Fusion Technology, 28: 366-387 (1995).

M. Youssef, A. Kumar, M. Abdou, et al., "Fusion Integral Experiments and Analysis and the Determination of Design Safety Factors-II: Application to the Prediction Uncertainty of Tritium Production Rate from the U.S. DOE/JAERI Collaborative Program on Fusion Blanket Neutronics," Fusion Technology, 28: 388-432 (1995).

C. Konno, Y. Oyama, F. Maekawa, Y. Ikeda, K. Kosako, H. Maekawa, M. Abdou, E. Bennett, A. Kumar, and M. Youssef, "Neutronics Integral Experiments of Annular Blanket System Simulating Tokamak Reactor Configuration," Fusion Technology, 28: 347-365 (1995).

C. Konno, Y. Oyama, Y. Ikeda, S. Yamaguchi, K. Tsuda, K. Kosako, H. Maekawa, M. Nakagawa, T. Mori, T. Nakamura, M. Abdou, E. Bennett, K. Porges, M. Youssef, "Neutronics Integral Experiments of Simulated Fusion Reactor Blanket with Various Beryllium Configurations using Deuterium-Tritium Neutrons," Fusion Technology, 28: 273-295 (1995).

M. Abdou, et al, "Japan Atomic Energy Research Institute/United States Integral Neutronics Experiments and Analyses for Tritium Breeding, Nuclear Heating, and Induced Radioactivity," Fusion Technology, 28,No.1: 5-38 (1995).

N. Morley and M. Abdou, "Modeling of Fully-Developed, Liquid Metal, Thin Film Flows for Fusion Divertor Applications," Fusion Engineering and Design, 30,No.4: 339-356 (1995).

M. Youssef, M. Abdou, et al., "Evaluation of the Prediction Uncertainty in Tritium Production based on Results from Experiments on an Li2O Annular Blanket surrounding a 14 MeV Simulated Line Source," Fusion Engineering and Design, 28: 673-682 (1995).

A. Kumar, M. Abdou, and H. Kugel, "Characterization of TFTR Shielding Penetrations of ITER Relevance in D-T Neutron Field," Fusion Engineering and Design, 28: 492-503 (1995).

H. Maekawa and M. Abdou, "Summary of Experiments and Analyses from the JAERI/USDOE Collaborative Program on Fusion Blanket Neutronics," Fusion Engineering and Design, 28: 479-491 (1995).

A. Kumar, M. Abdou, et al., "Radioactivity Measurements of ITER Materials using the TFTR D-T Neutron Field," Fusion Engineering and Design, 28: 415-428 (1995).

W. Kuan, M. Abdou, and S. Willms, "Time-Dependent Tritium Inventories and Flow Rates in Fuel Cycle Components of a Tokamak Fusion Reactor," Fusion Engineering and Design, 28: 329-335 (1995).

S. Cho and M. Abdou, "Analysis of Tritium Transport in Irradiated Beryllium," Fusion Engineering and Design, 28: 265-270 (1995).

M. Xu, M. Abdou, and A. Raffray, "Thermal Conductivity of a Beryllium Gas Packed Bed," Fusion Engineering and Design, 27: 240-246 (1995).

J. Eggleston, M. Abdou, and M. Tillack, "Analysis of the Energy Transport and Deposition within the Reaction Chamber of the Prometheus Inertial Fusion Energy Reactor," Fusion Engineering and Design, 27: 226-231 (1995).

A. Ying and M. Abdou, "Application of Reliability Analysis Method to Fusion Component Testing," Fusion Engineering and Design, 27: 191-197 (1995).

M. Youssef, A. Kumar, M. Abdou, et al., "Nuclear Analysis of Integral Experiments on a Li20 Test Assembly with Local Heterogeneities Utilizing a 14 MeV Neutron Source," Fusion Technology, 28: 243-272 (1995).

M. Youssef, M. Abdou, et al., "The Nuclear Analysis of an Annular Li20 Blanket System Surrounding an Artificially Simulated 14 MeV Line Source and Comparison of Calculations to Measurements," Fusion Technology, 28: 320-346 (1995).

W. Kuan and M. Abdou, "An Investigation of Plasma-Facing Component Material Effects on Tritium Reprocessing Systems," Fusion Technology, 28: 658-663 (1995).

W. Kuan, M. Abdou, and R. Willms "Dynamic Simulation of a Proposed ITER Tritium Processing System," Fusion Technology, 28: 664-671 (1995).

Conference Papers

M.A. Abdou, "IFE Chamber Technology Testing Program in NIF and Chamber Development Test Plan", 16th IEEE/NPSS Symposium on Fusion Engineering, (1995).

A. Kumar, M.A. Abdou, et al., "Measurement and Calculation of Doses in and Around North-West Labyrinth in TFTR Test Cell Shielding", 16th IEEE/NPSS Symposium on Fusion Engineering, (1995).

A. Ying, S. Sharafat, M. Abdou, et al., "ITER Test Module Design for US DEMO Ceramic Breeder Blanket", Proceedings of the Fourth International Workshop on Ceramic Breeder Blanket Interactions, (1995).

M.A. Abdou, et al., "Overview of UCLA Solid Breeder Blanket Activities", Proceedings of the Fourth International Workshop on Ceramic Breeder Blanket Interactions, (1995).

G. Federici, A. Raffray, M. Billone, C. Wu, S. Cho and M. Abdou, "An Assessment of Models for Tritium Release from Ceramic Breeders for Blanket Analysis Applications," Journal of Nuclear Materials, 212-215: 1003-1009 (1994).

A. Badawi, A. Raffray and M. Abdou, "Analysis of BEATRIX-II Tritium Release Results using MISTRAL," Journal of Nuclear Materials, 212-215: 993-997 (1994).

S. Cho, A. Raffray and M. Abdou, "Modeling of Tritium Release from Beryllium in Fusion Blanket Applications," Journal of Nuclear Materials, 212-215: 961-965 (1994).

A. Raffray, S. Cho and M. Abdou, "Modeling of Tritium Transport in Ceramic Breeder Single Crystal," Journal of Nuclear Materials, 210: 143-160 (1994).

A. Ying and M. Abdou, "Solid Breeder Thermal Transient under Purge-Line-Break Accidents," Nuclear Engineering & Design, 146: 349-362 (1994).

R. Davidson, B. Ripin, M. Abdou, et al, "Fusion Energy Advisory Committee (FEAC): Panel 7 Report on Inertial Fusion Energy," Journal of Fusion Energy, 13: 233-260 (1994).

I. Jun, M. Abdou, et. al., "Impact of Ad Hoc Improvement of Decay and Cross-Section Data on the Prediction of Fusion-Neutron-Induced Radioactivity in Zirconium and Tungsten," Fusion Technology, 25: 51-83 (1994).

F. Tehranian, M. Abdou and M. Tillack, "Effect of External Pressure on Particle Bed Effective Thermal Conductivity," Journal of Nuclear Materials, 212-215: 885-890 (1994).

Conference Papers

M.A. Abdou, et al., "Requirements and Design Envelope for a Volumetric Neutron Source (VNS) Fusion Facility for Fusion Nuclear Techhnology Development", Fifteenth International Conference on Plasma Physics and Controlled Nuclear Fusion Research, (1994).

B.G. Logan, A.T. Anderson, M.T. Tobin, V.E. Schrock, W.R. Meier, R.O. Bangerter, R.E. Tokheim, M.A. Abdou, et al., "Utility of the US National Ignition Facility for Development of Inertial Fusion Energy", Fifteenth International Conference on Plasma Physics and Controlled Nuclear Fusion Research, (1994).

A.Y. Ying and M.A. Abdou, "Solid Breeder Thermal Transient under Purge-Line-Break Accidents", International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Reactor Thermal-Hydraulics, Vol. 146, (1994).

M. Abdou, A. Ying, M. Tillack, N. Ghoniem, L. Waganer, D. Driemeyer, G. Linford, D. Drake, "Critical Technical Issues and Evaluation and Comparison Studies for Inertial Fusion Energy Reactors," Fusion Engineering and Design, 23: 251-297 (1993).

P. Adnani, I. .Catton, A. Raffray and M. Abdou, "Effective Thermal Conductivity of Binary Mixtures at High Solid to Gas Conductivity Ratios," Chemical Engineering Communications, 120: 45-58 (1993).

P. Song, M. Youssef and M. Abdou, "A New Approach and Computational Algorithm for Sensitivity/Uncertainty Analysis for SED and SAD with Application to Beryllium Integral Experiments," Nuclear Science & Engineering, 113: 339-366 (1993).

A. Raffray, M. Tillack and M. Abdou, "Thermal Control of Ceramic Breeder Blankets," Fusion Technology, 23: 281-308 (1993).

Z. Gorbis, A. Raffray and M. Abdou, "High Heat Flux Removal by Phase-Change Fluid and Particulate Flow," Fusion Technology, 23: 435-441 (1993).

Conference Papers

A.R. Raffray, A. Badawi, S. Cho, and M.A. Abdou, "Modeling Approaches to Interpreting Observed Tritium Behavior in Li_{2}O and in Be", Second International Workshop on Ceramic Breeder Blanket Interactions, (1993).

M.Z. Youssef and M.A. Abdou, "Nuclear Analysis of the First Wall/Blanket/Shield of the Prometheus Inertial Fusian Energy Reactors", 15th IEEE/NPSS Symposium on Fusion Engineering, Vol II, (1993).

M.A. Abdou, et al., "Research and Development Assessments for Proetheus Heavy Ion and Laser Driven Inertial Fusion Energy Reactor Designs", 15th IEEE/NPSS Symposium on Fusion Engineering, Vol II, (1993).

M.S. Tillack, N. Ghoniem, A.R. Raffray, M.A. Abdou, et al., "The Prometheus IFE Reactor Cavity", 15th IEEE/NPSS Symposium on Fusion Engineering, Vol II, (1993).

M. Abdou and L. Waganer, "PROMETHEUS Designs for Laser-Driven and Heavy-Ion-Driven Fusion Reactors," Fusion Technology, 2: 1653-1657: (1992).

I. Jun and M. Abdou, "Activation Analysis for the Cavity of the PROMETHEUS ICF Design", Fusion Technology, 21: 1653-1657 (1992).

A. Badawi, A. Raffray and M. Abdou, "Analysis of Tritium Transport Mechanisms at the Surface of Lithium Ceramics," Fusion Technology, 21: 2159-2168 (1992).

Y. Ikeda, C. Konno, K. Kosako, Y. Oyama, F. Maekawa, H. Maekawa, A. Kumar, M. Youssef and M. Abdou, "Measurement and Analysis of Nuclear Heat Depositions in Structural Materials Induced by D-T Neutrons," Fusion Technology, 21: 2190-2196 (1992).

R. Linford, H. Weitzner, M. Abdou, et al, "Report of Panel 1: The Appropriate Scope and Mission of ITER", Journal of Fusion Energy, 11: 139-158 (1992).

A. Kumar, M. Abdou, et. al., "Measurements of Decay Radioactivity of Long-Lived Isotopes," Fusion Technology, 21: 2180-2189 (1992).

Conference Papers

A.Y. Ying and M.A. Abdou, et al., "Thermal-Hydraulic Analysis for Liquid Metal Falling Film in an IFE First Wall Protection System", Proceedings of the 5th International Topical Meeting on Reactor Thermal Hydraulics, (1992).

M. Abdou, "ITER Test Program: Key Technical Aspects," Fusion Technology, 19: 1439-1451: (1991).

A. Ying, A. Raffray and M. Abdou, "Transient Flow Behavior for a Helium-Cooled Ceramic Breeder Blanket," Nuclear Engineering & Design, 126: 137-145 (1991).

T. Nakamura, Y. Oyama, Y. Ikeda, C. Konno. H. Maekawa, K. Kosako, M. Youssef and M. Abdou, "A Line D-T Neutron Source Facility for Annular Blanket Experiment: Phase III of the JAERI/USDOE Collaborative Program on Fusion Neutronics," Fusion Technology, 19: 1873-1878 (1991).

M. Youssef, A. Kumar, M. Abdou, et. al., "Analysis for Heterogeneous Blankets and Comparison to Measurements: Phase IIC Experiments of the JAERI/USDOE Collaborative Program on Fusion Neutronics," Fusion Technology, 19: 1891-1902 (1991).

A. Kumar, M. Abdou, Y. Ikeda and T. Nakamura, "Analysis of Induced Activities Measurements related to Decay Heat in Phase IIC Experimental Assembly," USDOE/JAERI Collaborative Program on Fusion Neutronics Experiments," Fusion Technology, 19: 1909-1918 (1991).

K. McCarthy and M. Abdou, "Analysis of Liquid Metal MHD Flow in Multiple Adjacent Ducts using an Iterative Method to Solve the Core Flow Equation," Fusion Engineering & Design, 13: 363-380 (1991).

T. Kunugi, M. Tillack and M. Abdou, "Analysis of Liquid Metal MHD Fluid Flow and Heat Transfer using the KAT Code," Fusion Technology, 19: 1000-1005 (1991).

N. Morley, M. Tillack and M. Abdou, "Analysis of Thin Film Liquid Metal Protection of Fusion Reactor Limiter/Divertor Surfaces," Fusion Technology, 19: 1765-1771 (1991).

Y. Oyama, C. Konno, Y. Ikeda, H. Maekawa, K. Kosako, T. Nakamura, A. Kumar, M. Youssef, M. Abdou and E. Bennett, "Annular Blanket Experiment using a Line DT Neutron Source: Phase IIIA of the JAERI/USDOE Collaborative Program on Fusion Neutronics," Fusion Technology, 19: 1879-1884 (1991).

Y. Ikeda, C. Konno, T. Nakamura, A. Kumar and M. Abdou, "Experiment on Induced Activities and Decay Heat in Simulated D-T Neutron Fields: JAERI/USDOE Collaborative Project on Fusion Neutronics," Fusion Technology, 19: 1961-1966 (1991).

A. Ying, A. Raffray and M. Abdou, "LOFA Analysis for US ITER Solid Breeder Blanket," Fusion Technology, 19: 1481-1486 (1991).

C. Konno, Y. Oyama, Y. Ikeda, K. Kosako, H. Maekawa, T. Nakamura, A. Kumar, M. Youssef, M. Abdou and E. Bennett, "Measurements of the Source Term for Annular Blanket Experiment with a Line Source: Phase IIIA of JAERI/USDOE Collaborative Program on Fusion Neutronics," Fusion Technology, 19: 1885-1890 (1991).

A. Raffray, Z. Gorbis and M. Abdou, "Rate-Controlling Tritium Transport Mechanisms in Solid Breeders," Fusion Technology, 19: 1525-1531 (1991).

Z. Gorbis, A. Raffray and M. Abdou, "Study of Effective Solid-to-Solid Contact Thermal Resistance and its Application to Solid Breeder Blanket Design for ITER," Fusion Technology, 19: 1519-1524 (1991).

A. Badawi, A. Raffray, A. Ying and M. Abdou, "Tritium Analysis for the US-ITER Solid Breeder Blanket," Fusion Technology, 19: 1532-1537 (1991).

Y. Gohar, H. Attaya, M. Billone, C. Lin, C. Hohnson, S. Majumdar, D. Smith, P. Goranson, B. Nelson, D. Williamson, C. Baker, A. Raffray, A. Badawi, Z. Gorbis, A. Ying, M. Abdou, et. al., "U.S. Solid Breeder Blanket Design for ITER," Fusion Technology, 19: 1538-1545 (1991).

A. Ying, A. Raffray and M. Abdou, "Benefits of Natural Convection in Solid Breeder Blankets with Poloidal Coolant Channels under LOFA Conditions," Fusion Engineering & Design, 17: 313-319 (1991).

K. McCarthy, A. Ying, N. Morley and M. Abdou, "Comparison of the Core Flow Approximation and Full Solution Approach for MHD Flow in Non-Symmetric and Multiple Adjacent Ducts," Fusion Engineering & Design, 17: 209-213 (1991).

A. Kumar, M. Youssef, M. Abdou, Y. Ikeda, C. Konno, K. Kosako, Y. Oyama and T. Nakamura, "Direct Nuclear Heating Measurements in Fusion Neutron Environment and Analysis," Fusion Engineering & Design, 18: 397-405 (1991).

M. Tillack, A. Raffray, A. Ying, M. Abdou and P. Huemer, "Experimental Studies of Active Temperature Control in Solid Breeder Blankets," Fusion Engineering & Design, 17: 165-170 (1991).

Y. Ikeda, C. Konno, Y. Oyama, T. Nakamura, A. Kumar, M. Youssef and M. Abdou, "Experimental Verification of the Current Data and Methods for Induced Radioactivity and Decay Heat Calculation in D-T Fusion Reactors," Fusion Engineering & Design, 18: 387-395 (1991).

H. Maekawa and M. Abdou, "Overview of the Latest Experiments under the JAERI/USDOE Collaborative Program on Fusion Neutronics," Fusion Engineering & Design, 18: 275-280 (1991).

Y. Oyama, C. Konno, Y. Ikeda, H. Maekawa, F. Maekawa, K. Kosako, T. Nakamura, A. Kumar, M. Youssef, M. Abdou and E. Bennett, "Phase-III Experimental Results of JAERI/USDOE Collaborative Program on Fusion Neutronics," Fusion Engineering & Design, 18: 203-208 (1991).

M. Youssef, A. Kumar, M. Abdou, Y. Oyama, K. Kosako and T. Nakamura, "Post-Analysis for the Line Source Phase IIIA Experiments of the USDOE/JAERI Collaborative Program on Fusion Neutronics," Fusion Engineering & Design, 18: 265-274 (1991).

A. Raffray, A. Ying, Z. Gorbis, M. Tillack and M. Abdou, "Thermal Control of Solid Breeder Blankets," Fusion Engineering & Design, 17: 131-137 (1991).

A. Badawi, A. Raffray and M. Abdou, "Analysis of Tritium Release from LiA102 in TEQUILA Experiment, using the MISTRAL Code," Fusion Engineering & Design, 17: 73-78 (1991).

G. Shatalov and M. Abdou, "Breeder and Test Blankets in ITER," Fusion Engineering & Design, 18: 407-418 (1991).

M. Youssef, A. Kumar and M. Abdou, "The Prediction Capability for Tritium Production and Other Reaction Rates in Various Systems Configurations for a Series of the USDOE/JAERI Collaborative Fusion Blanket Experiments," Fusion Engineering & Design, 18: 407-418 (1991).

Conference Papers

P. Adnani, I. Catton, and M.A. Abdou, "Influence of Hydrodynamic Dispersion on Convection Onset of a Porous Layer with Volumetric Heating", ASME Fundamentals of Forced Convection Heat Transfer, Vol 181, (1991).

P. Adnani, I. Catton, and M.A. Abdou, "Non-Darcian Forced Convection in Porous Media with Anisotropic Dispersion", ASME Fundamentals of Forced Convection Heat Transfer, Vol 181, (1991).

A. Kumar, M.A. Abdou, et al., "Salient Features of Induced Radioactivity and Nuclear Heating Measurements", International Workshop on Fusion Neutronics, (1991).

et al., "ITER Blanket and Shield Studies for High Aspect Ratio Design Option", 14th IEEE Nuclear and Plasma Sciences Society Symposium on Fusion Engineering, (1991).

M.S. Tillack, M.Z. Youssef, M.A. Abdou, et al., "Design and Analysis of the PROMETHEUS Wetted-Wall IFE Reactor Cavity", Proceedings of the 14th IEEE/NPSS Symposium on Fusion Engineering, (1991).

A.R. Raffray, M.A. Abdou, et al., "An Assessment of the Base Blanket for ITER", Proceedings of the 14th IEEE/NPSS Symposium on Fusion Engineering, (1991).

M. Abdou, M. Tillack, and A. Raffray, "Thermal, Fluid Flow and Tritium Release Problems in Fusion Blankets," Fusion Technology, 18,No.2: 165-200 (1990).

G. Federici, A. Raffray, M. Abdou, "MISTRAL: A Comprehensive Model for Tritium Transport in Lithium-Base Ceramics. Part I: Theory and Description of Model Capabilities", Journal of Nuclear Materials, 173: 185-213 (1990).

G. Federici, A. Raffray, M. Abdou, "MISTRAL: A Comprehensive Model for Tritium Transport in Lithium-Base Ceramics. Part II: Comparison of Model Predictions with Experimental Results", Journal of Nuclear Materials, 173: 214-228 (1990).

Conference Papers

A.Y. Ying, A.R. Rafffray, and M.A. Abdou, "Characteristics of Helium Purge Flow in Solid Breeder Pebble Bed", Proceedings of the 16th Symposium on Fusion Technology, (1990).

A. Kumar, and M.A. Abdou, et al., "Radioacivity and Nuclear Heating Measurements for Fusion Applications", Proceedings of the 16th Symposium on Fusion Technology, (1990).

M.A. Abdou, "ITER: Test Programme", 13th International Conference on Plasma Physics and Controlled Nuclear Fusion Research, (1990).

M. Abdou, et. al., "A Helium-Cooled Solid Breeder Concept for the Tritium-Producing Blanket of the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor", Fusion Technology, 15: 166-182 (1989).

M. Youssef, Y. Watanabe, M. Abdou, et. al., "Comparative Analysis for Phase IIA and IIB Experiments of the US/JAERI Collaborative Program on Fusion Blanket Neutronics", Fusion Technology, 15: 1299-1308 (1989).

Y. Watanabe, M. Abdou, et. al., "Determination of the Required Tritium Breeding Ratio for the Next Fusion Experimental Reactor", Fusion Technology, 15: 617-622 (1989).

A. Raffray, M. Abdou, et. al., "Helium-Cooled Solid Breeder Blanket for ITER", Fusion Technology, 15: 858-863 (1989).

Z. Gorbis, A. Raffray K. Fujimura, I. Jun, M. Abdou, "LOCA Study for a Helium-Cooled Solid Breeder Design for ITER", Fusion Technology, 15: 821-826 (1989).

C. Kim and M. Abdou, "Numerical Method for Fluid Flow and Heat Transfer in Magnetohydrodynamic Flow", Fusion Technology, 15: 1163-1168 (1989).

G. Bell and M. Abdou, "The Role of Carbides in the Corrosion Behavior of FE-12CR-1MoVW Steel in Liquid Lithium", Fusion Technology, 15: 315-320 (1989).

Z. Gorbis, A. Raffray, M. Tillack, and M. Abdou, "Thermal Resistance Gaps for Solid Breeder Blankets using Packed Beds", Fusion Technology, 15: 695-698 (1989).

A. Majid and M. Abdou, "Thermomechanical Aspects of the Liquid Metal Cooled Limiter", Fusion Technology, 15: 1192-1195 (1989).

C. Kim, A. Hadid, and M. Abdou, "Development of a Computational Method for the Full Solution of MHD Flow in Fusion Blankets", Fusion Engineering & Design, 8: 265-270 (1989).

K. McCarthy, M. Tillack and M. Abdou, "Analysis of Liquid Metal MHD Flow using an Iterative Method to Solve the Core Flow Equations", Fusion Engineering & Design, 8: 257-264 (1989).

M. Song, M. Youssef, M. Abdou and A. Raffray, "Impact of Neutronics Considerations on the Selection of Solid Breeder and Multiplier Materials and Configurations", Fusion Engineering & Design, 10:47-55 (1989).

M. Youssef and M. Abdou, "Neutronics Tests in a Fusion Engineering Facility", Fusion Engineering & Design, 10: 95-102 (1989).

K. Fujimura, A. Raffray and M. Abdou, "Analysis of Helium Purge Flow in a Solid Breeder Blanket", Fusion Engineering & Design, 8: 109-114 (1989).

A. Raffray, M. Abdou, et. al., "Tritium-Producing Blanket for Fusion Engineering Facility", Fusion Engineering & Design, 8: 101-107 (1989).

G. Bell, M. Abdou, and P. Tortorelli, "Experimental and Analytical Investigations of Mass Transport Processes of 12Cr-1 MoVW Steel in Thermally-Convected Lithium Systems", Fusion Engineering & Design, 8: 421-427 (1989).

A. Kumar, Y. Watanabe, M. Youssef and M. Abdou, "Analysis for the Selection of Experimental Configurations for Heterogeneity and Be Multi-Layered Experiments of US DOE/JAERI Collaborative Program on Blanket Neutronics", Fusion Technology, 15: 1309-1314 (1989).

Conference Papers

G. Federici, A.R. Raffray, and M.A. Abdou, "Tritium Modeling of Experimental Results for Lithium-Metasilicate in the LISA-1 Experiment", American Ceramic Society Symposium on "Fabrication and Properties of Lithium Ceramics II", (1989).

M.S. Tillack, A.Y. Ying, C. Tickle, A.R. Raffray, and M.A. Abdou, "Experimental Study of the Effective Thermal Conductivity of a Packed Bed as a Temperature Control Mechanism for Iter Ceramic Breeder Blanket Design", Proceedings of the IEEE Thirteenth Symposium on Fusion Engineering, (1989).

A.R. Raffray, Z. Gorbis, A. Badawi, M.S. Tillack, A.Y. Ying, and M.A. Abdou, "Model for Determining the Effective Thermal Conductivity of Particle Beds with High Solid-to-as Thermal Conductivity Ratio", Proceedings of the IEEE Thirteenth Symposium on Fusion Engineering, (1989).

G. Federici, A.R. Raffray, and M.A. Abdou, "Tritium Analysis of a Water-Cooled Solid Breeder Blanket for ITER", Proceedings of the IEEE Thirteenth Symposium on Fusion Engineering, (1989).

A.Y. Ying, A.R. Raffray, and M.A. Abdou, "Transient Flow Behavior for a Helium-Cooled Ceramic Breeder Blanket", Fourth International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Reactor Thermal-Hydraulics, (1989).

M.A. Abdou, et al., "Thermomechanical Problems in Fusion Reactor Blankets", Proceedings of the Fourth International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Reactor Thermal-Hydraulics, (1989).

M. Abdou, et. al., "Summary of the ISFNT Workshop on the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor", Fusion Technology, 14: 1399-1414 (1988).

M. Abdou, et. al., "Modeling, Analysis and Experiments for Fusion Nuclear Technology", Fusion Engineering & Design, 6: 3-64 (1988).

M. Abdou, et. al., "Technical Issues and Requirements of Experiments and Facilities for Fusion Nuclear Technology", Nuclear Fusion, 27(4): 619-688 (1987).

Conference Papers

A.R. Raffray, M.A. Abdou, et al., "Modeling of Tritium Behavior in Solid Breeders", American Ceramic Society Symposium on "Fabrication and Properties of Lithium Ceramics", (1987).

et al., "Blanket Module Testing in TIBER-II", Proceedings of the 12th Symposium on Fusion Engineering, (1987).

A.R. Raffray, M.A. Abdou, et al., "Comparative Analysis on the Performance of Solid Breeders", Proceedings of the 12th Symposium on Fusion Engineering, (1987).

M.A. Abdou, et al., "Time-Related Parameters in a Fusion Engineering Facility for Nuclear Technology Testing", Proceedings of the 12th IEEE/NPSS Symposium on Fusion Engineering, (1987).

M. Abdou, et. al., "Deuterium-Tritium Fuel Self-Sufficiency in Fusion Reactors", Fusion Technology, 9: 250-285 (1986).

P. Gierszewski, M. Abdou, R. Puigh, "Fission Reactor Experiments for Solid Breeder Blankets", Fusion Technology, 10: 1097-1101 (1986).

M. Abdou, et. al., "Fusion Reactor Design IV (Report on the 4th IAEA Technical Committee Meeting and Workshop, Yalta, USSR, 26 May – 6 June 1986)", Nuclear Fusion, 26(10): 1377-1428 (1986).

M. Youssef, M. Abdou, "Uncertainties in Prediction of Tritium Breeding in Candidate Blanket Designs due to Present Uncertainties in Nuclear Data Base", Fusion Technology, 9: 286-307 (1986).

A. Majid and M. Abdou, "Design Window for Liquid Metal-Cooled Limiters", Fusion Technology, 10: 776-781(1986).

M. Nakagawa and M. Abdou, "Issues and Test Requirements in Radiation Shielding of Fusion Reactors", Fusion Technology, 10: 1123-1129 (1986).

M. Tillack, D. Sze, M. Abdou, "Required Momentum, Heat, and Mass Transport Experiments for Liquid Metal Blankets", Fusion Technology, 10: 1088-1096 (1986).

T. Nakamura and M. Abdou, "Summary of Recent Results from the JAERI/US Fusion Neutronics Phase I Experiments", Fusion Technology, 10: 541-548 (1986).

M. Abdou, et. al., "Technical Requirements of Experiments and Facilities for Fusion Nuclear Technology", Fusion Technology, 10: 1065-1078 (1986).

J. Garner and M. Abdou, "Uncertainties in Liquid Metal Fusion Blanket Design Windows", Fusion Technology, 10: 837-847 (1986).

M. Abdou, et. al., "Blanket Material and Engineering Issues, and Requirements for Experiments and Facilities", Journal of Nuclear Materials, 141-143: 10-18 (1986).

Conference Papers

M.A. Abdou, et al., "Fusion Nuclear Technology Testing Requirements", IAEA Fourth Technical Committee Meeting and Workshop on Fusion Reactor Design and Technology, (1986).

M.A. Abdou, et al., "Overview of the U.S. Fusion Technology Program", IAEA Fourth Technical Committee Meeting and Workshop on Fusion Reactor Design and Technology, (1986).

Dai-Kai Sze, M.A. Abdou, et al., "Technical Requirements of Experiments and Facilities for Fusion Blanket Development", Proceedings of the International Symposium on Fusion Reactor Blanket and Fuel Cycle Technology, (1986).

D.K. Patel, A.H. Hadid, and M.A. Abdou, "Sensitivity Analysis of MHD Heat Transfer in Self-Cooled Liquid Metal Blankets", ASME Winter Annual Meeting, (1986).

M. Abdou, "Critical Issues and Required Facilities", Journal of Fusion Energy, 4: 133-138 (1985).

Y. Oyama, M. Youssef, M. Abdou, "Operating and Geometrical Arrangement Requirements for Fusion Neutronics Testing", Fusion Technology, 8: 1484-1490 (1985).

M. Tillack, M. Abdou, et. al., "Identification and Characterization of the Key Issues of Fusion Nuclear Technology", Fusion Technology, 8: 1091-1099 (1985).

G. Haas, C. Baker, M. Abdou, R. Beuligmann, "Technology Research and Development", Journal of Fusion Energy, 4: 235-240 (1985).

P. Gierszewski, M. Abdou, et. al., "Engineering Scaling and Quantification of the Test Requirements for Fusion Nuclear Technology", Fusion Technology, 8: 1100-1108 (1985).

M. Abdou, "Overview of Analytical and Experimental Efforts on Tritium Breeding", Fusion Technology, 8: 1525-1534 (1985).

M. Abdou, "Overview of Finesse Effort on Fusion Nuclear Technology", Fusion Technology, 8: 1081-1090 (1985).

D. Smith, C. Baker, D. Sze, G. Morgan, M. Abdou, et. al., "Overview of the Blanket Comparison and Selection Study", Fusion Technology, 8: 10-44 (1985).

M. Abdou, et. al., "A Study of the Issues and Experiments for Fusion Nuclear Technology," Fusion Technology, 8: 2595-2645 (1985).

Conference Papers

K. Shin, Y. Oyama, and M.A. Abdou, "Analysis of a 14-MeV Neutron Scattering Experiment with Li_{2}O", Nuclear Data for Basic and Applied Science: Proceedings of the International Conference, Vol I, (1985).

K.W. Kleefeldt and M.A. Abdou, "Technology Issues and Testing Requirements in the Development of High Heat Flux Components", Transactions of the 8th International Conference on Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology, (1985).

K. Snider and M.A. Abdou, "Analysis of MHD Effects in Entrance Regions of Self-Cooled Liquid Metal Blankets", 11th Symposium of Fusion Engineering, Vol I, (1985).

M.A. Abdou, et al., "Fusion Nuclear Technology Experiments and Facilities", 11th Symposium of Fusion Engineering, Vol II, (1985).

R. Mattas, D. Smith, M. Abdou, "Materials for Impurity Control", Journal of Nuclear Materials, 122 & 123: 66-79 (1984).

Conference Papers

G.W. Hollenberg, C.E. Johnson, and M.A. Abdou, "Tritium Breeding Materials", American Society for Metals Conference on Materials for Future Energy Systems, (1984).

M.A. Abdou, "Fusion Technology Development Needs and Strategy", Meeting on Fusion Technology Test Facilities, (1984).

M.A. Abdou, "Fusion Nuclear Development: Issues and Strategy", Proceedings of the 13th Symposium on Fusion Technology, (1984).

M. Abdou, C.C. Baker, J. Brooks, D. Ehst, R. Mattas, and D.L. Smith, "Recent Progress in Design Studies for Tokamak Demonstration and Commercial Power Plants", Fusion Reactor Design and Technology, IAEA-TC-392-15, I:231-272 (1983).

M. Abdou, et. al., "Demonstration Tokamak Power Plant", Nuclear Technology/Fusion, 4: 579-588 (1983).

J. Jung, M. Abdou, "Assessments of Tritium Breeding Requirements and Breeding Potential for the STARFIRE/DEMO Design", Nuclear Technology/Fusion, 4: 361-366 (1983).

M. Abdou, et. al., "Engineering Testing Requirements in FED/INTOR", Nuclear Technology/Fusion, 4: 1043-1051 (1983).

M. Abdou, "Key Issues of FED INTOR Impurity Control System", Nuclear Technology/Fusion, 4: 654-665 (1983).

W. Stacey, M. Abdou, et al., "The FED/INTOR Activity", Nuclear Technology/Fusion, 4: 202-225 (1983).

Euratom: G. Grieger, et al., USA: W.M. Jr. Stacey, M. Abdou, et al., USSR: B.B. Kadomstev, et al., Japan: S. Mori, et al., "International Tokamak Reactor, Phase IIA, part 1", Nucl. Fusion, 23:1513 - 1539 (1983).

Conference Papers

M.A. Abdou, "Tritium Breeding in Fusion Reactors", Nuclear Data for Science and Technology, (1983).

Y. Gohar and M.A. Abdou, "U.S. INTOR Radiation Shield Design", Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Radiation Shielding, (1983).

Y.S. Cha, R.F. Mattas, M.A. Abdou, et al., "Some Thermal Hydraulics Aspects of the Impurity Control System for FED/INTOR", 21st ASME/AIChE National Heat Transfer Conference, (1983).

C. Baker, H. Herman, V. Maroni, L. Turner, R. Clemmer, P. Finn, C. Johnson, and M. Abdou, "First Wall and Blanket Engineering Development for Magnetic Fusion Reactors", Fusion Reactor Design and Technoloy, Vol II, (1983).

M.A. Abdou, et al., "Recent Progress in Design Studies for Tokamak Demonstration and Commercial Power Plants", Fusion Reactor Design and Technology, Vol I, (1983).

**INTERNATIONAL TOKAMAK REACTOR WORKSHOP: PHASE TWO A, PART 1**

M.A. Abdou, et al., "Ch. VII: Impurity Control and First Wall Engineering", International Tokamak Reactor Workshop, Phase Two A, Part I, (1983).

M.A. Abdou, et al., "Ch. VIII: Tritium and Blanket", International Tokamak Reactor Workshop, Phase Two A, Part I, (1983).

M.A. Abdou, et al., "Ch. XII: Engineering Testing", International Tokamak Reactor Workshop, Phase Two A, Part I, (1983).

INTOR Group (Euratom: G. Grieger, et al., Japan: S. Mori, et al., USA: W.M. Jr. Stacey, M. Abdou, et al., USSR: B.B. Kadomstev, et al.), "Int'l. Tokamak Reactor-Phase I", Nucl. Fusion, 22(1):135 - 174 (1982).

Conference Papers

M.A. Abdou, et al., "Demonstration Tokamak Power Plant", Fusion Technology: Proceedings of the Twelfth Symposium, Vol 1, (1982).

M.A. Abdou, "INTOR Impurity Control and First Wall Systems", Fusion Technology: Proceedings of the Twelfth Symposium, Vol 1, (1982).

C. Baker, M. Abdou, et al., "Tokamak Reactor Studies: Studies of DT Demonstration Reactors and DD Reactors", 9th International Conference on Plasma Physics and Controlled Nuclear Fusion Research, (1982).

**INTERNATIONAL TOKAMAK REACTOR WORKSHOP**

M.A. Abdou, et al., "Ch. VII: First Wall and Limiter Systems", International Tokamak Reactor Workshop, Phase I, (1982).

M.A. Abdou, et al., "Ch. VIII: Divertor and Divertor Plates", International Tokamak Reactor Workshop, Phase I, (1982).

M.A. Abdou, et al., "Ch. IX: Tritium Breeding Blanket", International Tokamak Reactor Workshop, Phase I, (1982).

M.A. Abdou, et al., "Ch. X: Radiation Shielding", International Tokamak Reactor Workshop, Phase I, (1982).

M.A. Abdou, et al., "Ch. XI: Vacuum and Tritium Systems", International Tokamak Reactor Workshop, Phase I, (1982).

M.A. Abdou, et al., "Ch. XIV: Machine Operation and Test Programme", International Tokamak Reactor Workshop, Phase I, (1982).

M.A. Abdou, et al., "Ch. XVI: Safety and Environmental Impact", International Tokamak Reactor Workshop, Phase I, (1982).

M.A. Abdou, R.F. Mattas, et al., "Important Material Considerations in INTOR", Nuclear Materials, 103/104: 41–50 (1981).

W. Stacey, M. Abdou, et al., "U.S Conceptual Design Contribution to the INTOR Phase 1 Workshop", Nuclear Technology/Fusion, 1: 486–532 (1981).

C. Baker, M. Abdou, et al., "STARFIRE--A Commercial Tokamak Power Plant Design", Nucl. Engr. Design, 63:199 - 231 (1981).

Conference Papers

M.A. Abdou, et al., "STARFIRE - A Conceptual Design of a Commercial Tokamak Power Plant", Plasma Physics and Controlled Nuclear Fusion Research 1980, Vol II, (1981).

M.A. Abdou, et al., "Important Material Considerations in INTOR", Second Topical Meeting on Fusion Reactor Materials, (1981).

M.A. Abdou, "Key Features of INTOR Nuclear Systems", 16th Intersociety Energy Conversion Engineering Conference, (1981).

G.D. Morgan, D.A. Bowers, M.J. Delaney, A.E. Hartman, R.G. Clemmer, M.A. Abdou, et al., "Conceptual Design of Tritium Breeding Blanket for INTOR" Proceedings of the 9th Symposium on the Engineering Problems of Fusion Research, (1981).

M.A. Abdou, et al., "Conceptual Design of the INTOR First Wall System", Proceedings of the 9th Symposium on Engineering Problems in Fusion Research, Vol 1, (1981).

Y. Gohar and M.A. Abdou, "INTOR Radiation Shielding for Personnel Access", Ninth Symposium on Engineering Problems of Fusion Research, (1981).

C.A. Trachsel, M.A. Abdou, et al., "INTOR as an Engineering Test Device", 9th Symposium on Engineering Problems of Fusion Research, Vol 1, (1981).

J. Jung and M.A. Abdou, "Neutronics Analysis of Graphite-Moderated Solid Breeder Blanket Designs for INTOR", 9th Symposium on Engineering Problems of Fusion Research, Vol 1, (1981).

M.A. Abdou, "Overview of INTOR Nuclear Systems", 9th Symposium on Engineering Problems of Fusion Research, Vol 1, (1981).

R.F. Mattas, M.A. Abdou, et al., "STARFIRE - A Commercial Tokamak Fusion Power Reactor Concept", , 9th Symposium on Engineering Problems of Fusion Research, Vol 1, (1981).

Conference Papers

C.C. Baker, M.A. Abdou, et al., "STARFIRE - A Commercial Tokamak Fusion Power Reactor Concept", Proceedings of the American Power Conference, Volume 42, (1980).

C.C. Baker, M.A. Abdou, et al., "Energy Conversion Considerations of the STARFIRE Commercial Fusion Power Plant", Proceedings of the 15th Intersociety Energy Conversion Engineering Conference, (1980).

M.A. Abdou, et al., "A limiter-Vacuum System for Plasma Impurity Control and Exhaust in Tokamaks", The Technology of Controlled Nuclear Fusion: Proceedings of the Fourth Topical Meeting, Vol 1, (1980).

C.C. Baker, M.A. Abdou, et al., "An Overview of the STARFIRE Reference Commercial Tokamak Fusion Power Reactor Design", Proceedings of the 4th ANS Topical Meeting on the Technology of Controlled Nuclear Fusion, (1980).

J. Jung and M.A. Abdou, "Importance of Shield Design in Minimizing Radioactive Material Inventory in Tokamaks", The Technology of Controlled Nuclear Fusion: Proceedings of the Fourth Topical Meeting, Vol 1, (1980).

Y. Gohar and M.A. Abdou, "Neutronic Optimization of Solid Breeder Blankets for Starfire Design", Fourth ANS Topical Meeting on the Technology of Controlled Nuclear Fusion, (1980).

M.R. Bhat and M.A. Abdou, "Nuclear Data Requirements for Fusion Reactor Nucleonics", The Technology of Controlled Nuclear Fusion: Proceedings of the Fourth Topical Meeting, Vol 1, (1980).

M.A. Abdou and D. Graumann, "The Choice of Coolant in Commercial Tokamak Power Plants", Fourth ANS Topical Meeting on the Technology of Controlled Nuclear Fusion, (1980).

M.A. Abdou and Z. El-Derini, "A Comparative Study of the Performance and Economics of Advanced and Conventional Structural Materials in Fusion Systems", Nuclear Materials, 85/86: 57–64 (1979).

Conference Papers

M.A. Abdou, et al., "Impact of Technology and Maintainability on Economic Aspects of Tokamak Power Plants", Plasma Physics and Controlled Nuclear Fusion Research 1978, Vol 3, (1979).

M.A. Abdou and Z. El-Derini, "A Comparative Study of the Performance and Economics of Advanced and Conventional Structural Materials in Fusion Systems", Journal of Nuclear Materials 85 & 86, pp. 57-64 (1979).

M.A. Abdou, et al., "Results of Systems Studies for the STARFIRE Commercial Tokamak", Proceedings of the 8th Symposium on Engineering Problems of Fusion Research, Vol 3, (1979).

C.C. Baker, M.A. Abdou, et al., "Starfire-A Commercial Tokamak Reactor", Proceedings of the 8th Symposium on Engineering Problems of Fusion Research, Vol 3, (1979).

M.A. Abdou, et al., "Shielding and Maintainability in an Experimental Tokamak", Proceedings of the 8th Symposium on Engineering Problems of Fusion Research, Vol 2, (1979).

C.C. Baker, M.A. Abdou, et al., "STARFIRE - Initial Conceptual Design of a Commercial Tokamak Power Plant", 2nd Miami International Conference on Alternative Energy Sources (1979).

M.A. Abdou, "Radiation Considerations for Superconducting Fusion Magnets", Nuclear Materials, 72(1/2): 147–167 (1978).

M.A. Abdou, Y. Gohar, and R.Q. Wright, "Computer Code Abstract: MACK-IV", Nuclear Science and Engineering, 68(2):231 - 232 (1978).

J. Jung and M. Abdou, "Radiation Shielding of Major Penetrations in Tokamak Reactors", Nuclear Technology, 41: 71–86 (1978).

W. Stacey and M. Abdou, "Tokamak Fusion Power Reactors", Nuclear Technology, 37: 29–39 (1978).

**Conference Papers**

M.A. Abdou, "Radiation Considerations for Superconducting Fusion Magnets", Journal of Nuclear Materials, (1978).

M.A. Abdou and Y. Gohar"Computations of Nuclear Response Functions with MACK-IV", Proceedings of the Third Topical Meeting on The Technology of Controlled Nuclear Fusion, Vol 1, (1978).

M.A. Abdou, et al., "Systems Studies on Technology and Economics Aspects of Tokamak Power Plants", Proceedings of the Third Topical Meeting on The Technology of Controlled Nuclear Fusion, Vol 1, (1978).

M.A. Abdou and Y. Gohar, "The Mack/Macklib system for Nuclear response Functions", The RSIC Seminar-Workshop on Multigroup Cross-Section Preparation, (1978).

M.A. Abdou, "Nuclear Data Requirements for Fusion Reactor Shielding", IAEA Group Meeting on Nuclear Data for Fusion Technology, (1978).

M.A. Abdou, "Important Aspects of Radiation Shielding for Fusion Reactor Tokamaks", Atomkernenergie, 30(4): 308 - 312 (1977).

M.A. Abdou, J. Jung, "Nuclear Analysis of a Tokamak Experimental Power Reactor Conceptual Design", Nucl. Tech., 35:51 - 79 (1977).

Conference Papers

M.A. Abdou, "Important Aspects of Radiation Shielding for Fusion Reactor Tokamaks", Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Reactor Shielding, (1977).

L.R. Turner and M.A. Abdou, "Computational Model for Superconducting Toroidal-Field Magnets for a Tokamak Reactor", Proceedings of the 7th Symposium on Engineering Problems of Fusion Research, (1977).

M.A. Abdou, et al., "Impact of Major Design Parameters on the Economics of Tokamak Power Plants", International Atomic Energy Agency Workshop on Fusion Reactor Design, (1977).

M.A. Abdou, "Nuclear Design of the Blanket/Shield System for a Tokamak Experimental Power Reactor", Nuclear Technology 29: 7–36 (1976).

W.M. Stacey, V.A. Maroni, J.R. Purcell, M.A. Abdou, et al., "A Tokamak Experimental Power Reactor", Nuclear Technology 30: 261–298 (1976).

Conference Papers

G.L. Kulcinski, D.G. Doran, and M.A. Abdou, "Comparison of Displacement and Gas Production Rates in Current Fission and Future Fusion Reactors", American Society for Testing and Materials, (1976).

M.A. Abdou, et al., "Multidimensional Neutronics Analysis of Major Penetrations in Tokamaks", Proceedings of the Second Topical Meeting on The Technology of Controlled Nuclear Fusion, Vol 3, (1976).

H.C. Stevens, M.A. Abdou, et al., "Tokamak Experimental Power Reactor Primary Energy Conversion System", Proceedings of the Second Topical Meeting on The Technology of Controlled Nuclear Fusion, Vol 3, (1976).

W.M. Stacey, M.A. Abdou, et al., "Tokamak Experimental Power Reactor", Proceedings of the Second Topical Meeting on The Technology of Controlled Nuclear Fusion, Vol 1, (1976).

W.M. Stacey, M.A. Abdou, et al., "Tokamak Experimental Power Reactor", American Society of Mechanical Engineers Winter Annual Meeting, (1976).

W.M. Stacey, M.A. Abdou, et al., "Tokamak Experimental Power Reactor", Argonne National Laboratory, (1976).

M.A. Abdou and C.W. Maynard, "Calculational Methods for Nuclear Heating—Part I: Theoretical and Computational Algorithms", Nuclear Science and Engineering, 56: 360–380 (1975).

M.A. Abdou and C.W. Maynard, "Calculational Methods for Nuclear Heating—Part II: Applications to Fusion-Reactor Blankets and Shields", Nuclear Science and Engineering, 56: 381–398 (1975).

M.A. Abdou, L.J. Wittenberg, and C.W. Maynard, "A Fusion Design Study of Nonmobile Blankets with Low Lithium and Tritium Inventories", Nuclear Technology, 26: 400–419 (1975).

R.W. Conn, T.Y. Sung, and M.A. Abdou, "Comparative Study of Radioactivity and Afterheat in Several Fusion Reactor Blanket Designs", Nuclear Technology, 26: 391–399 (1975).

Conference Papers

J.S. Patton, M.A. Abdou, et al., "A Primary Energy Conversion System for the Tokamak Experimental Power Reactor", Proceedings of the Sixth Symposium on Engineering Problems of Fusion Research, (1975).

M.A. Abdou and R.W. Conn, "A Comparative Study of Several Fusion Reactor Blanket Designs", Nuclear Science and Engineering, 55: 256–266 (1974).

Conference Papers

M.A. Abdou and C.W. Maynard, "Neutronics and Photonics Study of Fusion Reactors", Proceedings of the Fist Topical Meeting on the Technology of Controlled Nuclear Fusion, Vol 2, (1974).

M.A. Abdou and C.W. Maynard, "Nuclear Design of the Magnet Shield for Fusion Reactors", Proceedings of the Fist Topical Meeting on the Technology of Controlled Nuclear Fusion, Vol 2, (1974).

M.A. Abdou, R.J. Burke, et al., "Engineering Design of a Fusion Test Reactor (FTR) and a Fusion Engineering Research Facility (FERF)", Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Plasma Physics and Controled Nuclear Fusion Research, Vol 3, (1974).

R.W. Conn, G.L. Kulcinski, M.A. Abdou, et al., "Major Design Features of the Conceptual D-T Tokamak Power Reactor, UWMAK-II", Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Plasma Physics and Controled Nuclear Fusion Research, Vol 3, (1974).

Conference Papers

C.W. Maynard and M.A. Abdou, "Neutron and Gamma Physics Problems in Fusion Reactors", Conference on New Developments in Reactor Physics, (1972).

M.A. Abdou, R.W. Boom, et al., "Preliminary Conceptual Design of a Tokamak Reactor", Proceedings of the Texas Symposium on the Technology of Controlled Thermonuclear Fusion Experiments and the Engineering Aspects of Fusion Reactors, (1972).