11. Passive Safety and Advanced Nuclear Energy Systems

  1. John C. Lee and
  2. Norman J. McCormick

Published Online: 15 AUG 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118043462.ch11

Risk and Safety Analysis of Nuclear Systems

Risk and Safety Analysis of Nuclear Systems

How to Cite

Lee, J. C. and McCormick, N. J. (2011) Passive Safety and Advanced Nuclear Energy Systems, in Risk and Safety Analysis of Nuclear Systems, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118043462.ch11

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 AUG 2011
  2. Published Print: 27 JUN 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470907566

Online ISBN: 9781118043462

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Keywords:

  • simplified fuel channel analysis;
  • passive safety demonstration tests;
  • simplified fuel channel analysis;
  • sodium cooled fast reactor;
  • reliability quantification

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Passive Safety Demonstration Tests at EBR-II

  • Safety Characteristics of Generation III+ Plants

  • Generation IV Nuclear Power Plants