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2019
UKAEA-CCFE-CP(20)85
14th International Symposium on Fusion Nuclear Technology (ISFNT-14) Budapest,Hungary, 22-27 September 2019

The anticipated heat flux limit of the European DEMO first wall is ~1MW/m2. During transient and off normal events, the heat load deposited on the wall would be much larger than that the steady state heat load and exceed the first wall limit, therefore the breeding blanket first wall needs to be protected in such events. This involves de…

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2018
UKAEA-CCFE-CP(21)04
30th Symposium on Fusion Technology (SOFT), Giardini Naxos, Messina, Sicily, 16-21 September 2018

Pre-conceptual design studies for a European Demonstration Fusion Power Plant (DEMO) have been in progress since 2014.  At this stage, while a range of design options are being considered, it is essential that assessments are carried out of the safety and environmental impact of these options.  This is not only to ensure that the DEMO plant is op…

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