Mathematical and Computational Modelling of Nuclear Criticality Safety in Particulate Dispersed Multiphase Media

Lead Research Organisation: Imperial College London
Department Name: Dept of Mechanical Engineering

Abstract

The aim of this PhD project is to develop novel mathematical and computational models to perform nuclear criticality safety assessment for wetted/damped fissile powders (UO2 and PuO2), suspensions, slurries, cakes and sludge's. Nuclear criticality safety assessment is a key discipline area of nuclear safety analysis for both operational nuclear power plants (NPP) as well as nuclear fuel processing facilities that handle nuclear fuel and materials.

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Studentship Projects

Project Reference Relationship Related To Start End Student Name
EP/S513635/1 01/10/2018 30/09/2023
2168370 Studentship EP/S513635/1 01/10/2018 31/03/2022 Greg Jones