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|Statement||prepared by R.P. Wichner, W.P. Barthold.|
|Contributions||U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Office of Nuclear Regulatory Research. Division of Engineering., Oak Ridge National Laboratory.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xv, 57 p.|
|Number of Pages||57|
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Department of Energy has sponsored the development of the modular high-temperature gas-cooled reactor (MHTGR) in the United by: The fuel of the NP-MHTGR as well as other coated fuel designed in the US have incurred significantly greater failure percentages than are predicted considering just the pressure vessel failures of a one-dimensional code, indicating that other mechanisms contribute to failure of the by: Recently, Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells (PEMFCs) become one of the most promising friendly renewable energy sources.
Therefore, developing a mathematical model for the PEMFC is an urgent necessity for simulation and evaluation of the processes occurring inside the fuel cell (FC) stack. The Modular High-Temperature Gas-Cooled Reactor (MHTGR) is an advanced reactor concept being developed under a cooperative program involving the U.S.
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