Upcoming Meetings & Conferences


21st Symposium: Turbomachinery Measuring

22-23 March - 2012

United Kingdom

Conference on Thermal Energy Management

26 March - 2012

United Kingdom

The Energy Institute training course

27-29 March - 2012

United Kingdom

20th PIN Meeting

2 May - 2012


6th International Conference: Thermal Engineering

22-25 May - 2011


8th ECI International Conference

3-7 June - 2012


Sustainable Energy In Buildings

14-20 October - 2012

Heat Pipe-based Emergency Cooling System for Nuclear Reactors and Spent Fuel Ponds

At the Japan Association of Heat Pipe Meeting, Waseda University on 9 July 2011, Masataka Mochizuki of the company Fujikura Ltd. in Tokyo, gave a most illuminating talk on the role heat pipes might play in emergency cooling systems for nuclear reactors and spent fuel storage. This was most topical, the conference taking place after the Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant destruction. The overheads are given here:

View the talk: Heat Pipe Based Emergency Cooling System (PDF)

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