Transport Phenomena in Nuclear Applications

Supercritical fluids in nuclear applications

Current projects

  • sCO2-HeRo: The supercritical CO2 heat removal system

  • STW-SCWR: Development of an accurate design correlation for supercritical heat transfer applications

  • Measuring supercritical flows with neutrons

Image gallery

Rayleigh Benard cell for supercritical fluids

DNS of annular flow

Velocity plot in an RB cell with R23. p=5.5 MPa;  Ra=3.14e12; Pr=9.41

LDA of supercritical flow in an annulus

Supercritical jet

Martin Rohde (2018)