**List of Journal Publications in RDG during 2013**

- P.Chellapandi, G.S.Srinivasan, S.C.Chetal, ‘Primary Containment Capacity of a Pool Type Sodium Cooled Fast Reactor against Core Disruptive Accident Loading’, Nuclear Engineering and Design, Nuclear Engineering and Design, Vol. 256, pp. 178– 187, 2013.
- B. Thilak, P. Mangarjuna Rao, B.K. Nashine, P. Chellapandi, 'Inertial impaction behavior of fuel particles under severe accident scenario in pool type sodium cooled fast reactor’, Nuclear Engineering and Design, Vol. 256, pp. 285– 290, 2013.
- Govind Kumar Mishra, M.Saktivel, S.L.N.Swamy, K.Madhusoodanan, “Instrumentation for sodium cooled fast breeder reactors”, Nuclear Science and Engineering, Vol. 174, pp. 1-7, 2013.
- A. Riyas, K. Devan and P. Mohanakrishnan, “Perturbation analysis of Prototype fast breeder reactor equilibrium core using IGCAR and ERANOS code systems”, Nuclear Engg. Design, 255, pp. 112-122, 2013.
- N. Govindha Rasu, K. Velusamy, T. Sundararajan and P. Chellapandi, “Investigations of flow and temperature field development in bare and wire-wrapped reactor fuel pin bundles cooled by sodium”, Annals of Nuclear Energy, Vol. 55, pp. 29–41, 2013.
- K. Satpathy, K. Velusamy, B.S.V. Patnaik and P. Chellapandi, “Numerical simulation of liquid fall induced gas entrainment and its mitigation”, Int. Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 60, pp. 392–405, 2013.
- K. Velusamy, P. Chellapandi, C. Jebaraj and R. Mascomani, “Hydraulic design of primary sodium header of a fast spectrum reactor by computational and experimental studies”, Nuclear Engineering and Design, Vol. 256, pp. 117– 129, 2013.
- K. Natesan, N. Kasinathan, K. Velusamy, P. Selvaraj and P. Chellapandi, “Reactor power setback: A procedure to reduce thermal shock on FBR components”, Annals of Nuclear Energy, Vol. 56, pp. 7–16, 2013.
- M.S. Starvin, S. Babu, Sriramachandra Aithal, K. Manisekar and P. Chellapandi., "Finite element simulation of non- linear deformation behaviour in large diameter angular contact thrust bearing”, Scientific Research and Essays, Vol. 8(3), pp. 128-138, 2013.
- J.I. Sylvia, M.R. Jeyan, M. Anbucheliyan, C. Asokane, V. Rajan Babu, B. Babu, K.K. Rajan, K. Velusamy and T. Jayakumar, "Ultrasonic imaging of projected components of PFBR", Nuclear Engineering and Design, Vol. 258, pp. 266-274, 2013.
- T. Sathiyasheela, A. Riyas, R. Sukanya, P. Mohanakrishnan and S. C. Chetal, Inherent safety aspects of metal fuelled FBRs, Nuclear Engg. Design, (In Press).
- T.Somavathi, L.Sathish Kumar, K.Natesan, Tanmay Vasal, SLN Swamy, K.Madhusoodanan, “Control of Decay Heat Removal through Alternate System in PFBR”, Nuclear Engg. Design, (In Press).
- Nakul Choudhry, A. Riyas, K. Devan and P. Mohanakrishnan, “3-D Core Burnup Studies in 500 MWe Indian Prototype Fast Breeder Reactor to Attain Enhanced Core Burnup”, Nuclear Engineering and Design, (In Press).
- Dheenadhayalan R, Venkatesan A, Madhosoodanan K, Chellapandi P, "Design of Instrumentation and Control for Control and Safety Rod Drive Mechanisms of Prototype Fast Breeder Reactor", Nuclear Engg. and Design, (In Press).
- J.I.Sylvia, P.Vijayamohana Rao, B.Babu, K.Madhusoodanan, K.K.Rajan, ‘Development of Mutual Inductance type sodium level detectors for PFBR’, Nuclear Engineering and Design, (In Press).
- S.K.Pandey, S.Jalaldeen, P.Selvaraj and P.Chellapandi, ‘Creep Fatigue damage analysis of lower stay plate in control plug’, Procedia Engineering, Elsevier Science and Technology Division, Netherlands (In Press).
- R.P.Pandey, S.Jalaldeen & Dr. P.Chellapandi, “A Comparative study of ratcheting and low cycle fatigue behavior of metallic bellows with respect to various constitutive equations”, Procedia Engineering, Elsevier Science and Technology Division, Netherlands (In Press).
- S D Sajish, Bhuwan Chandra Sati, S Jalaldeen, P Selvaraj and P Chellapandi, ‘Stress indices for non radial branch connections for piping’,. Procedia Engineering, Elsevier Science and Technology Division, Netherlands (In Press).
- R.Suresh Kumar, S.Jalaldeen, P. Selvaraj and P.Chellapandi, ‘Creep damage due to cyclic secondary stress on sodium cooled fast reactor components in the vicinity of sodium free level’, Procedia Engineering, Elsevier Science and Technology Division, Netherlands (In Press).
- L. Ravi, K. Velusamy and P. Chellapandi, “A robust thermal model to investigate radial propagation of core damage due to total instantaneous blockage in SFR fuel subassembly”, Annals of Nuclear Energy, (Communicated).
- N. Govindha Rasu, K.Velusamy, T. Sundararajan and P. Chellapandi, “Simultaneous development of flow and temperature fields in wire-wrapped fuel pin bundles of sodium cooled fast reactor”, Nuclear Engineering and Design, (Communicated).
- K. Natesan, K. Velusamy, P. Selvaraj, P. Chellapandi and S. Varatharajan, ‘Thermal Hydraulic Investigations of an Extended Station Blackout Event in FBTR’, Nuclear Engineering and Design, (Communicated).
- Govind Kumar Mishra, M.Saktivel, S.L.N.Swamy, K.Madhusoodanan, and P.Chellapandi, “Indigenous data acquisition and processing system for Integrated Top Shield Test Facility”, Int. J. of Automation and Control Engineering, (Communicated).
- R.Varuna, M.Saktivel, S.L.N.Swamy, K.Madhusoodanan and P.Chellapandi, “Instrumentation and control for Safety Grade Decay Heat Removal System of PFBR", Nuclear science and Engineering, (Communicated).
- M. Sivaramakrishna, C.P. Nagaraj, K. Madhusoodanan and P. Chellapandi, “Neutron Flux Monitoring System In Prototype Fast Breeder Reactor”, Nuclear science and Engineering, (Communicated).
- Kulbir Singh, S.Jalaldeen, P.Selvaraj and P.Chellapandi “Assessment of simplified tube sheet analysis based on 3D Finite Element Simulation”, Nuclear Engineering and Design, (Communicated).

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