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Title: Pretest Predictions for Ventilation Tests

Abstract

The objective of this calculation is to predict the temperatures of the ventilating air, waste package surface, concrete pipe walls, and insulation that will be developed during the ventilation tests involving various test conditions. The results will be used as input to the following three areas: (1) Decisions regarding testing set-up and performance. (2) Assessing how best to scale the test phenomena measured. (3) Validating numerical approach for modeling continuous ventilation. The scope of the calculation is to identify the physical mechanisms and parameters related to thermal response in the ventilation tests, and develop and describe numerical methods that can be used to calculate the effects of continuous ventilation. Sensitivity studies to assess the impact of variation of linear power densities (linear heat loads) and ventilation air flow rates are included. The calculation is limited to thermal effect only.

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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Yucca Mountain Project, Las Vegas, Nevada
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
899340
Report Number(s):
CAL-EBS-MD-000013, Rev. 00
MOL.20010205.0014, DC# 26586; TRN: US0702182
DOE Contract Number:
NA
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
12 MANAGEMENT OF RADIOACTIVE WASTES, AND NON-RADIOACTIVE WASTES FROM NUCLEAR FACILITIES; RADIOACTIVE WASTE FACILITIES; YUCCA MOUNTAIN; VENTILATION SYSTEMS; TESTING; FORECASTING; AMBIENT TEMPERATURE; AIR FLOW; FLOW MODELS; SENSITIVITY ANALYSIS

Citation Formats

Y. Sun, H. Yang, and H.N. Kalia. Pretest Predictions for Ventilation Tests. United States: N. p., 2007. Web. doi:10.2172/899340.
Y. Sun, H. Yang, & H.N. Kalia. Pretest Predictions for Ventilation Tests. United States. doi:10.2172/899340.
Y. Sun, H. Yang, and H.N. Kalia. Wed . "Pretest Predictions for Ventilation Tests". United States. doi:10.2172/899340. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/899340.
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