College of Engineering
University of Wisconsin - Madison

EP Wisconsin Institute of Nuclear Systems Michael C. Baker

Ph.D. Student


Departments
Mechanical Engineering
Nuclear Engineering and Engineering Physics

Education
M.S. 1991, Nuclear Engineeirng and Engineering Physics, University of Wisconsin - Madison
M.S. 1990, Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin - Madison
B.S. 1988, Nuclear Engineering and Physics, University of Wisconsin - Madison

Research Interests
multi-phase fluid mechanics and heat transfer, fission reactors, nuclear reactor safety, power plant operation, energy policy, nuclear waste disposal

Centers and Consortia
Wisconsin Institute of Nuclear Systems

Articles and Publications
  • Baker M.C., Huhtiniemi I., Gracyalny E., Krueger J., and Corradini M., "Effects of Surfactants on Single Droplet Vapor Explosions," Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, Vol. 69, November 14-18, 1993
  • Baker M.C., Shamoun B., Bonazza R., and Corradini M., "An experimental study of fuel-coolant interactions in cryogenic and water-molten tin systems in stratified and injection geometries," Submitted to 8th International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Reactor Thermal-Hydraulics, Kyoto, Japan, Sept. 30 - Oct. 4, 1997
  • Baker M.C., Bonazza R., and Corradini M.,"A Study of Coolant Injection Vapor Explosions Using Real-Time X-ray Imaging," Submitted to Advanced Reactor Safety '97, Orlando, Florida, June 1997
  • Baker M.C., Bonazza R., and Corradini M., "Measurements of void fraction in a water-molten tin system by x-ray absorption," Submitted to OECD/CSNI Specialist Meeting on Advanced Instrumentation and Measurement Techniques, Santa Barbara, CA, March 17-20, 1997

  • Additional Experience

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