02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Kevin Elam, Tennessee Valley Authority, Kingston Reactor and Nuclear Systems Division
JICS Auditorium, Building 5100, Room 128
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Lower Plenum Flow Anomaly (LPFA) and Crud Induced Power Shift (CIPS) are two of the phenomena affecting reactor operation at Watts Bar.
Kevin Elam is a reactor engineer for the Tennessee Valley Authority Watts Bar Nuclear Plant. He received a B.S. in Nuclear Engineering and a M.S. in Nuclear Engineering/Theoretical & Applied Mechanics at the University of Illinois. He previously worked at Bryon Nuclear Generating Station as a reactor engineer and senior reactor operator.