Coupling between neutronic and thermalhydraulic codes

  • Thread starter libertad
  • Start date
  • #1
43
1
Hi there,
I'm gonna couple WIMS & CITATION as neutronic codes with COBRA as an thermalhydraulic code.
Please let me know if there is any resources, papers or tips and tricks to do so.

Thanks
 

Answers and Replies

  • #2
Astronuc
Staff Emeritus
Science Advisor
20,426
4,317
I suspect there isn't any references. I do know that various groups are attempting to couple nuclear and T/H codes, and some perhaps have in a crude way.

Is this for an LWR system? PWR, BWR or both?

Will the code be used for steady-state or transient simulations?
 
  • #3
43
1
I suspect there isn't any references. I do know that various groups are attempting to couple nuclear and T/H codes, and some perhaps have in a crude way.

Is this for an LWR system? PWR, BWR or both?

Will the code be used for steady-state or transient simulations?


I want to use it for a PWR and the codes are used for steady-state calculations.
 
  • #4
22
0


Hi Libertad
I have a peresentation(ppt) about coupling neutronic & thrmohydrolic codes(wims+citation+cobra). But I have not your mail to sending you.
 
  • #5
Astronuc
Staff Emeritus
Science Advisor
20,426
4,317
FYI - CASL - Consortium for Advanced Simulation of Light Water Reactors (CASL)

http://www.ornl.gov/ornlhome/b_roll/casl.shtml [Broken]

University of Tennessee - Knoxville will likely have a role in this program.
 
Last edited by a moderator:
  • #6
Astronuc
Staff Emeritus
Science Advisor
20,426
4,317

Related Threads on Coupling between neutronic and thermalhydraulic codes

Replies
2
Views
4K
  • Last Post
Replies
1
Views
3K
Replies
4
Views
1K
  • Last Post
Replies
1
Views
3K
  • Last Post
Replies
1
Views
4K
  • Last Post
Replies
14
Views
3K
  • Last Post
Replies
1
Views
1K
  • Last Post
Replies
1
Views
842
Replies
1
Views
3K
Top