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Science and Technology of Nuclear Installations
Volume 2014, Article ID 185950, 19 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/185950
Research Article

Validation of NEPTUNE-CFD Two-Phase Flow Models Using Experimental Data

1Laboratoire d'Etudes et de Simulation des Systèmes, CEA Cadarache, CAD/DEN/DER/SESI, Bât. 212, 13108 St. Paul Lez Durance Cedex, France
2Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Institute for Neutron Physics and Reactor Technology, Hermann-von-Helmholtz-Platz 1, 76344 Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen, Germany
3Mechanical Engineering and Construction Department, Jaume I University, Avenida de Vicent Sos Baynat, s/n, 12071 Castellon, Spain

Received 16 February 2014; Accepted 9 April 2014; Published 30 June 2014

Academic Editor: Eugenijus Ušpuras

Copyright © 2014 Jorge Pérez Mañes et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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