Elements of nuclear safety (Book, 1996) [WorldCat.org]
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jacques Libmann; Institut de protection et de sureté nucléaire (France)
ISBN: 2868832865 9782868832863
OCLC Number: 38918387
Notes: Sur la couverture : Institut de protection et de sûreté nucléaire (IPSN).
Traduction de : Eléments de sûreté nucléaire.
Description: xii, 542 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Radioactivity and the biological effects of ionizing radiation --
Nuclear safety organization --
Deterministic safety approach --
Analysis of operating conditions --
Assessment of the radiological consequences of accidents --
An example of accident analysis:LOCA --
Assessment of safety justifications --
A particular barrier point:the steam generator tubes --
Internal hazards --
External hazrds --
Complementary operating conditions --
Probabilistic assessment of an accident sequence --
The accident at three mile island --
The state-oriented approach --
Preparation for the management of severe accidents --
Special risks associated with criticality accidents --
Emergency preparedness and ISPN resources --
Severe accident research and development work --
Probabilistic safety assessment --
Applications and development of probabilistic studies --
The chenobyl accident --
General operating rules --
Incident analysis --
Detailed analysis of incidents involving human factors --
Preventive maintenance and in-service surveillance --
Periodic safety review --
The international dimension --
The next generation of reactors --
Safety considerations on other nuclear --
Basic safety rules --
Regulatory texts related to quality --
French nuclear power plants --
Basic nuclear installations.
Other Titles: Eléments de sûreté nucléaire.
Responsibility: Jacques Libmann ; english translation by Jean Mary Dalens.
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