Richard P. (Jenks) Johnson

List of Recent Publications

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Rick Johnson, Jason Pottorf, Mark Leonard, Mohammad Modarres,  Michael Corradini, Vijay K. Dhir,  Joy Rempe, "Severe Accident Prevention and Mitigation Features of the NuScale PWR  Design," NuScale Power, Inc paper submitted for presentation at the 2009 Annual Meeting of the American Nuclear Society, November 15-19, 2009, Washington, DC (November 2009).

Rick Johnson, "The 'Human' in 'Human Resource' " Telecommute Magazine (May 1999).

Rick Johnson, "Telecommuting's 'Top Ten' Safety & Health Benefits" Telecommute Magazine (April 1999).

Rick Johnson, "Working Smart is No Accident" Telecommute Magazine (March 1999).

Rick Johnson, "Telecommuting - A Safer Vehicle" Telecommute Magazine (February 1999).

Rick Johnson, "Telecommuting Safety and Health Benefits Institute," The home page for non-profit organization established to promote telecommuting in order to save lives, reduce injuries, and improve health of people everywhere. (September 1997).

R. P. Johnson, "Radiological, Nuclear, and Process Safety Web Site," U. S. Department of Energy funded web site drafted to support the DOE-RL Regulatory Unit (March 1997).

R. P. Johnson, "Process For Establishing a Set of Radiological, Nuclear, and Process Safety Standards and Requirements for TWRS Privatization," U. S. Department of Energy document DOE/RL-96-0004, Revision 0 (February 1996).

R. P. Johnson, "SR5CAP NEWS Web Site," U. S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission funded web site developed to support the SCDAP/RELAP5 Cooperative Assessment Program (July 1996).

T. J. Heames, M. Khatib-Rahbar, J. E. Kelly, R.P. Jenks-Johnson, and Y.S. Chen, "The Hierarchy-By-Interval Approach to Identifying Important Models that Need Improvement in Severe-Accident Simulation Codes," NUCLEAR SAFETY, July - December 1995 semiannual technical progress journal.

F. Biehl, W. Mirchler, T. Butler, R. Davidson, J. Edwards, S. Eisenhawer, R. Farman, S. Fischer, W. Kubic, R. Fujita, L. Goen, J. Hanson, R. Johnson, D. MacFarlane, K. Pasamehmetoglu, R.T. Perry, E. Rodriguez, D. Sanzo, J. Sapir, K. Sasser, N. Schnurr, D. Smith, J. Spore, R. Stevens, H. Sullivan, L. Trujillo, J. White, T. Wilson, C. Brown, L. Shephard, J. Teel, J. Holderness, S. King, G. Medford, C. Unal, J. Travis, D. Smith, and J. Clark, "A Safety Assessment for Proposed Pump Mixing Operations to Mitigate Episodic Gas Releases in Tank 241-SY-101: Hanford Site, Richland, Washington," Los Alamos report LA-UR-92-3196, Rev. 12 (September 8, 1994). [ Summary of this safety assessment report.]

S. B. Rodriguez, L. D. Archuleta, and R. Jenks-Johnson, "MELCOR 1.8.2 Independent Assessment: MIST SBLOCA Test 3109AA," Los Alamos National Laboratory letter report LA-UR-93-3458 (July 1993). [Abstract of this MELCOR assessment.]

S. B. Rodriguez and R. Jenks-Johnson, "MELCOR 1.8.2 Independent Assessment: MIST Steady State Simulation, " Los Alamos National Laboratory letter report (May 1993).

B. E. Boyack and R. P. Jenks *, "Independent Peer Review of Nuclear Safety Computer Codes," Los Alamos National Laboratory paper LA-UR-93-011 submitted for presentation at the 1993 Annual Meeting of the American Nuclear Society, June 20-24, 1993, San Diego, CA (February 1993).

M. L. Corradini, V. K. Dhir, T. J. Haste, T. J. Heames, R. P. Jenks, J. E. Kelly, M. Khatib-Rahbar, and R. Viskanta, "SCDAP/RELAP5 Independent Peer Review," Los Alamos National Laboratory report LA-12481 (January 1993).

J. A. Johnston, R. P. Jenks, P. C. Hall, K. H. Ardron and K. Mayer, "Assessment and Modification of the TRAC-PF1/MOD1 Post-CHF Heat Transfer Model," Nuclear Electric, plc Technology Division report TD/STB/REP/0316 (September 1991).

R. P. Jenks, K. H. Ardron and J. A. Johnston, "An Assessment of TRAC-PF1/MOD1 Post-CHF Wall-to-Fluid Heat Transfer Modeling, " paper submitted to International Topical Meeting on Safety of Thermal Reactors, Portland, Oregon, USA, July 21-25, 1991 (December 1990).

R. P. Jenks and H. J. Stumpf, "Simulating Advanced Reactor Transients to Support USNRC, " Los Alamos National Laboratory document LA-UR-89-2011 (October 1989).

Frank E. Motley and Richard P. Jenks, "Modeling of the TMI-2 Accident with MELPROG/TRAC and Calculation Results for Phases 1 and 2," Nuclear Technology Journel Publication (September 1988).

Frank E. Motley and Richard P. Jenks, "Modeling of the TMI-2 Accident with MELPROG/TRAC and Calculation Results for Phases 1 and 2," Los Alamos National Laboratory document LA-UR-88-3348 (September 1988).

R. P. Jenks, "LINK-TO-LOS ALAMOS: QUICK STEPS to Computing and Communication," Draft report specifically intended for USNRC/RES/RPSB Staff who run TRAC or MELPROG/TRAC, issued to USNRC Staff (August 1988).

R. P. Jenks and V. Martinez, "TRAC Support Software," U. S. Nuclear Regulatory document, Los Alamos National Laboratory Manual, NUREG/CR-5071, LA-11214-MS (June 1988).

R. P. Jenks, "Preliminary modeling of the TMI-2 Accident with MELPROG/TRAC," Los Alamos National Laboratory document LA-UR-88-1364 (January 1988).

J. F. Lime and R. P. Jenks, "A TRAC-PF1/MOD1 Analysis of the Ginna Tube-Rupture Event on January 25, 1982," Los Alamos National Laboratory, LA-11094, NUREG/CR-4988 (October 1987).

J. W. Spore, P. T. Giguere, C. P. Booker, and R. P. Jenks, "Quality-Control Procedures for TRAC Development and Maintenance," Draft report provided to the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Office of Nuclear Regulatory Research, Division of Systems Research (June 1987).

P. Ting, R. Hanson, and R. P. Jenks, "International Code Assessment and Applications Program Annual Report," U. S. Nuclear Regulatory document, NUREG-1270, Vol. 1 (March 1987).

R. P. Jenks, "Los Alamos National Laboratory Contribution to the International Code Assessment Program (ICAP) 1986 Annual Report, " document submitted to Mr. Phil Ting, ICAP Program Manager, U. S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Office of Nuclear Regulatory Research, Washington, DC 20555, Los Alamos National Laboratory document LA-UR-87-976 (March 1987).

R. Jenks, "TRAC NEWS, " Los Alamos National Laboratory newsletter Vol. 3, No. 1, January 1987, LALP-87-5.

J. Spore, D. Liles, R. Nelson, P. Dotson, V. Martinez, R. Jenks, M. Cappiello, J. Dearing, R. Steinke and P. Giguere, "TRAC Code Development Status and Plans, " paper submitted to the Fourteenth Water Reactor Safety Information Meeting, National Bureau of Standards (NBS), Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA, October 27-31, 1986, Los Alamos National Laboratory report LA-UR-86-3694 (October 1986).

R. Jenks, "TRAC NEWS, " Los Alamos National Laboratory newsletter Vol. 2, No. 4, October 1986, LALP-86-4.

J. Lime and R. Jenks, "The Ginna Tube-Rupture Event: A Plant-Transient Benchmark for TRAC, " paper submitted to the Second International Conference on Simulation Methods in Nuclear Engineering, Montreal, Quebec, Canada October 14-16, 1986, Los Alamos National Laboratory report LA-UR-86-2818 (August 1986).

J. Spore, D. Liles, R. Nelson, P. Dotson, V. Martinez, R. Jenks, M. Cappiello, J. Dearing, R. Steinke and P. Giguere, "TRAC Code Development Status and Plans, " paper submitted to the Fourteenth Water Reactor Safety Information Meeting, National Bureau of Standards (NBS), Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA October 27-31, 1986, Los Alamos National Laboratory report LA-UR-86-2770 (August 1986).

Ralph A. Nelson, Richard P. Jenks, Dennis R. Liles, Jay Spore, James F. Dearing, Robert G. Steinke, Michael W. Cappiello, John H. Mahaffy, Susan B. Woodruff, and Manjit S. Sahota, "TRAC, A Thermal-Hydraulics Code - Past, Present, and Future, " paper submitted to the Canadian Nuclear Society/American Nuclear Society (CNS/ANS) Second International Conference on Simulation Methods in Nuclear Engineering, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, October 14-16, 1986, Los Alamos National Laboratory report LA-UR-86-2826 (August 1986).

R. Jenks, "TRAC NEWS, " Los Alamos National Laboratory newsletter Vol. 2, No. 3, July 1986, LALP-86-4.

R. Nelson, R. P. Jenks and D. R. Liles, "TRAC, a Thermal-Hydraulics Code - Past, Present, and Future, " Los Alamos National Laboratory document LA-UR-86-1905 (May 1986).

J. F. Lime and R. P. Jenks, "The Ginna Tube-Rupture Event: A Plant Transient Benchmark for TRAC, " Los Alamos National Laboratory document LA-UR-86-1235 (April 10, 1986).

R. Jenks, "TRAC NEWS, " Los Alamos National Laboratory newsletter Vol. 2, No. 2, April 1986, LALP-86-4.

R. Jenks, "TRAC NEWS, " Los Alamos National Laboratory newsletter Vol. 2, No. 1, January 1986, LALP-86-4.

R. P. Jenks, "Atmospheric Dump Valve Control for LOSP Event Mitigation, " Los Alamos National Laboratory document LA-UR-86-126 (January 1986).

R. Jenks and B. E. Boyack, "TRAC NEWS, " Los Alamos National Laboratory newsletter Vol. 1, No. 1, October 1985, LALP-85-38.

R. Jenks and J. Lime, "Preliminary TRAC Calculation of R. E. Ginna Steam-Generator Tube Rupture Event on January 25, 1982, " Los Alamos National Laboratory document LA-UR-85-3117.

R. Jenks, "Cooldown to Residual-heat Removal Entry Conditions using Auxiliary Dump Valves and Auxiliary Pressurizer Spray following a Loss-of-Offsite Power at Calvert Cliffs-1, " Los Alamos National Laboratory document LA-UR-85-2868.

Richard P. Jenks, "Cooldown to Residual Heat Removal Entry Conditions Using Auxiliary Dump Valves and Auxiliary Pressurizer Spray Following a Loss-of-Offsite Power at Calvert Cliffs-1 - Unit 1, " Los Alamos National Laboratory document LA-UR-84-3947 (November 1984).


* NOTE on the name change: My wife, Kate, and I changed our names from "Jenks" to "Johnson" back in 1993. "Johnson" is Kate's maiden name, and I wanted to honor her, after 24 years of marriage by assuming her family name, as she had once assumed mine.  -Rick-


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