Kallie Metzger, Ph.D.
Advanced Fuel Design Development
Westinghouse Accident Tolerant Fuel Program
This presentation will discuss recent advances within the Westinghouse Encore© Accident Tolerant Fuel Program: advanced fuels development (Doped UO2 and Uranium Nitrides), coated cladding testing, irradiation test programs, and advanced sensor technologies for in-rod instrumentation. The discussion will conclude with research and innovation areas within Westinghouse intended to accelerate traditional fuel development, testing, and qualification.
Materials Science & Engineering Dept.