Table 2: PWR geometry and operating conditions [9].

Operating conditionValue

Channel length (m)3.66
Rod diameter (mm)9.70
Pitch (mm)12.80
Flow area for rod (mm2)90.00
Equivalent diameter (mm)12.00
Linear heat (kW/m)17.50
Mass flux (kg/m2s)4125
Inlet pressure (MPa)15.50
Outlet pressure (MPa)15.42
Inlet enthalpy (kJ/kg)1337.2