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COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH: SCALE-FREE CONTINUUM PERCOLATION OF BUBBLES AS A UNIVERSAL MECHANISM OF THE BOILING CRISIS

COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH: SCALE-FREE CONTINUUM PERCOLATION OF BUBBLES AS A UNIVERSAL MECHANISM OF THE BOILING CRISIS
PI: Md Rahman
Sponsor: NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION
Center for Space Exploration Technology Research (CSETR)
Amount awarded: $160,000

This project will (i) fabricate Light Water Reactor heat transfer components; (ii) characterize the surface morphology and mechanical strength; and (iii) demonstrate improved heat transfer performance using engineered micro-scale features integrated in a single-step, 3D printing process.

Posting date: Wed, 06/24/2020

Award start date: Tue, 09/01/2020
Award end date: Thu, 08/31/2023