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Computational-Experimental Investigation of a Fission Thermal Probe in TREAT

@article{Fathi2020ComputationalExperimentalIO,
  title={Computational-Experimental Investigation of a Fission Thermal Probe in TREAT},
  author={Nima Fathi and Patrick Mcdaniel and Nicolas Woolstenhulme and Cassiano de Oliveira and Lance A. Hone and Joshua Daw},
  journal={arXiv: Instrumentation and Detectors},
  year={2020}
}
The development of nuclear fuels requires unsteady/transient testing for design process and qualification under postulated accident conditions. Breach, rupture, fracture, melting, and other fuel failure modes may occur during the use of nuclear fuels or when they are exposed to extreme overpower conditions. Therefore, it is crucial for the fuel to retain reasonable structural integrity and coolable geometry. The experimental facility of Transient Reactor Test (TREAT) was designed and… 

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