7. Computer Programs for Probabilistic Risk Assessment

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

Published Online: 15 AUG 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118043462.ch7

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) Computer Programs for Probabilistic Risk Assessment, in Risk and Safety Analysis of Nuclear Systems, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118043462.ch7

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:

  • gate conversion;
  • tree restructuring;
  • fault tree expansion;
  • event tree evaluation;
  • binary decision diagram algorithm

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Fault Tree Methodology of The Saphire Code

  • Fault and Event Tree Evaluation With The Saphire Code

  • Other Features of The Saphire Code

  • Other PRA Codes

  • Binary Decision Diagram Algorithm