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Thermal reactor safety assessment

Thermal reactor safety assessment

proceedings of the conference organized by the British Nuclear Energy Society, held at Manchester on 23 - 26 May 1994.

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Published by British Nuclear Energy Society in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nuclear reactors -- Safety measures -- Congresses.,
  • Nuclear engineering -- Safety measures -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    ContributionsBritish Nuclear Energy Society.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTK9152 .T547 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination264 p. :
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21490740M
    ISBN 100727719939

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Co-sponsored by the American Nuclear Society, the Atomic Energy Society of Japan, the British Nuclear Forum, the European Nuclear Society, the Institution of Nuclear Engineers and the Safety and Reliablity Society, this conference volume covers the practical. Part II discusses a quantitative approach to reactor safety assessment and the quantification of vessel integrity.

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