Jordan D Rader

Jordan D Rader

R&D Associate

Bio

Dr. Jordan D. Rader is a Research & Development Associate in the Reactor & Nuclear Systems Division at Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Prior to joining Oak Ridge, he was a Nuclear Safety Analysis Engineer at Holtec International from 2013-2016 where he worked on its small modular reactor project, SMR-160. His research interests include advanced reactors, thermal-hydraulics, and modeling & simulation. Dr. Rader earned his PhD in Nuclear Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology.

Publications

"Verification of Thermal Performance Predicitions of Prototypical Multi-Jet Impingement Helium-Cooled Divertor Module," J.D. Rader, B. H. Mills, D. L. Sadowski, M. Yoda, and S. I. Abdel-Khalik. Fusion Science and Technology, 64(2), 282-287, 2013.

"Optimization of Pin-Fin Arrays for Helium-Cooled Finger-Type Divertor," J. D. Rader, B. H. Mills, D. L. Sadowski, M. Yoda, and S. I. Abdel-Khalik. Fusion Science and Technology, 64(2), 315-319, 2013.

"Experimental and Numerical Investigation of Thermal Performance of Gas-Cooled Jet-Impingement Finger-Type Divertor Concept," J. D. Rader, B. H. Mills, D. L. Sadowski, M. Yoda, and S. I. Abdel-Khalik. Fusion Science and Technology, 60(1), 223-227, 2011.

"Experimental Evaluation of the Thermal Hydraulics of Helium-Cooled Divertors," M. Yoda, S. I. Abdel-Khalik, D. L. Sadowski, B. H. Mills, and J. D. Rader. Fusion Science and Technology, 67(1), 142-157, 2015.

"The ARIES Advanced and Conservative Tokamak Power Plant Study," C. E. Kessel, M. S. Tillack, F. Najmabadi, F. M. Poli, K. Ghantous, N. Gorelenkov, X. R. Wang, D. Navaei, H. H. Toudeshki, C. Koehly, L. EL-Guebaly, J. P. Blanchard, C. J. Martin, L. Mynsburge, P. Humrickhouse, M. E. Rensink, T. D. Rognlien, M. Yoda, S. I. Abdel-Khalik, M. D. Hageman, B. H. Mills, J. D. Rader, D. L. Sadowski, P. B. Snyder, H. St. John, A. D. Turnbull, L. M. Waganer, S. Malang, and A. F. Rowcliffe. Fusion Science and Technology, 67(1), 1-21, 2015.

"An Experimental Study of the Effects of Solid-to-Coolant Thermal Conductivity Ratio in Helium-Cooled Divertor Modules," B. H. Mills, J. D. Rader, D. L. Sadowski, M. Yoda, and S. I. Abdel-Khalik. Fusion Science and Technology, 64(3), 670-674, 2013.

"Dynamically Similar Studies of the Thermal Performance of Helium-Cooled Finger-Type Divertors With and Without Fins," B. H. Mills, J. D. Rader, D. L. Sadowski, M. Yoda, and S. I. Abdel-Khalik. Fusion Science and Technology, 62(3), 379-388, 2012.

"Experimental Investigation of Fin Enhancement for Gas-Cooled Divertor Concepts," B. H. Mills, J. D. Rader, D. L. Sadowski, S. I. Abdel-Khalik, and M. Yoda. Fusion Science and Technology, 60(1), 190-196, 2011.

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