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Abstract

Reactor Safety Research represents the proceedings of a seminar held by the Commission at the end of its research programme 1984-88 on reactor safety. It gives a comprehensive overview of the recent activities and main results achieved in the CEC Joint Research Centre and in national laboratories throughout Europe on the basis of shared cost actions and reports on the opinions of a group of major exponents, on the needs for future research. The main topics addressed are, with particular reference to Light Water Reactors (LWRs): reliability and risk evaluation, inspection of steel components, primary circuit components end-of-life prediction, and abnormal behaviour of reactor cooling systems. As far as LMFBRs are concerned, the topics covered are: severe accident modelling, material properties and structural behaviour studies.

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Authors: KRISCHER W (EDITOR), JRC Ispra (IT)
Bibliographic Reference: EUR 12343 EN (1990) 964 pp.
Availability: Elsevier Science Publishers Ltd., Crown House, Linton Road, Barking, Essex IG11 8JU (GB)
ISBN: ISBN 1-85166-515-3
Record Number: 199011057 / Last updated on: 1994-12-01
Category: PUBLICATION
Original language: en
Available languages: en
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