Download Nuclear Safety by Gianni Petrangeli PDF

By Gianni Petrangeli

Content material:

, Pages xiii-xiv

, Page xv
Chapter 1 - Introduction

, Pages 1-12
Chapter 2 - stock and localization of radioactive items within the plant

, Pages 13-15
Chapter three - security platforms and their functions

, Pages 17-33
Chapter four - The class of injuries and a dialogue of a few examples

, Pages 35-52
Chapter five - serious accidents

, Pages 53-64
Chapter 6 - The dispersion of radioactivity releases

, Pages 65-77
Chapter 7 - healthiness outcomes of releases

, Pages 79-83
Chapter eight - the final method of the security of the plant-site complex

, Pages 85-87
Chapter nine - Defence in depth

, Pages 89-91
Chapter 10 - caliber assurance

, Pages 93-94
Chapter eleven - security analysis

, Pages 95-105
Chapter 12 - protection research review

, Pages 107-115
Chapter thirteen - class of plant components

, Pages 117-118
Chapter 14 - Notes on a few plant components

, Pages 119-143
Chapter 15 - Earthquake resistance

, Pages 145-183
Chapter sixteen - twister resistance

, Pages 185-187
Chapter 17 - Resistance to exterior impact

, Pages 189-194
Chapter 18 - Nuclear safeguard criteria

, Pages 195-198
Chapter 19 - Nuclear security research

, Page 199
Chapter 20 - working experience

, Pages 201-207
Chapter 21 - Underground position of nuclear energy plants

, Pages 209-213
Chapter 22 - the consequences of nuclear explosions

, Pages 215-220
Chapter 23 - Radioactive waste

, Pages 221-223
Chapter 24 - Fusion safety

, Pages 225-228
Chapter 25 - protection of particular vegetation and of different activities

, Pages 229-236
Chapter 26 - Nuclear amenities on satellites

, Pages 237-238
Chapter 27 - inaccurate ideals approximately nuclear safety

, Pages 239-241
Chapter 28 - while will we say specific plant is safe?

, Page 243
Chapter 29 - the boundaries of nuclear security: The residual risk

, Pages 245-250
Additional references

, Pages 251-277
Appendix 1 - The Chernobyl accident

, Pages 279-284
Appendix 2 - Calculation of the coincidence strain in a containment

, Pages 285-296
Appendix three - desk of safeguard criteria

, Pages 297-313
Appendix four - Dose calculations

, Pages 315-322
Appendix five - Simplified thermal research of an insufficiently refrigerated core

, Pages 323-326
Appendix 6 - Extracts from EUR standards (December 2004)

, Pages 327-336
Appendix 7 - Notes on fracture mechanics

, Pages 337-341
Appendix eight - US normal layout criteria

, Pages 343-353
Appendix nine - IAEA criteria

, Page 355
Appendix 10 - fundamental depressurization systems

, Pages 357-363
Appendix eleven - Thermal-hydraulic transients of the first system

, Pages 365-378
Appendix 12 - The atmospheric dispersion of releases

, Pages 379-383
Appendix thirteen - Regulatory framework and protection documents

, Pages 385-391
Appendix 14 - USNRC regulatory publications and conventional overview plan

, Pages 393-404
Appendix 15 - defense cage

, Pages 405-408
Appendix sixteen - standards for the location chart (Italy)

, Pages 409-410
Appendix 17 - the 3 mile Island accident

, Pages 411-422

, Pages 423-424
Web sites

, Page 425

, Pages 427-430

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