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Atomic Energy

, Volume 123, Issue 1, pp 34–42 | Cite as

Research on the Thermophysics of Next-Generation Nuclear Reactors

  • A. P. Sorokin
  • V. M. Poplavskii
  • F. A. Kozlov
  • Yu. A. Kuzina
  • A. A. Kamaev
  • Yu. I. Orlov
  • A. A. Trufanov
  • V. L. Chernonog
Article

The results of scientific research on the thermophysics of next-generation nuclear reactors conducted at the Leipunskii Institute of Physics and Power Engineering are presented: integrated experimental and computational-theoretical studies to validate design and engineering solutions as well as the safety of fast reactors with sodium and heavy liquid-metal coolant, increasing the efficiency and safety of currently operating and future NPP with water-cooled reactors, software development and certification, pilot research on innovative nuclear power facilities (fast reactors with supercritical water and high-temperature sodium coolant).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. P. Sorokin
    • 1
  • V. M. Poplavskii
    • 1
  • F. A. Kozlov
    • 1
  • Yu. A. Kuzina
    • 1
  • A. A. Kamaev
    • 1
  • Yu. I. Orlov
    • 1
  • A. A. Trufanov
    • 1
  • V. L. Chernonog
    • 1
  1. 1.State Science Center of the Russian Federation – Leipunskii Institute for Physics and Power Engineering (GNTs RF – FEI)ObninskRussia

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