An integral Pressurized Water Reactor (iPWR) type SMR was studied featuring Passive Safety Systems (PSSs). Different from active systems, PSSs are easily influenced by system parameters referred to as phenomenological factors such as heat loss, flow friction, oxidation, non-condensable gases and void fraction due to the low driving force of natural circulation. The system parameters also contribute to the uncertainty and dependency of PSS leading to the system unreliability. Thus, efforts are made to improve the reliability of PSS. A classical Probabilistic Risk Assessment (PRA) model describing active systems does not consider time evolution nor event ordering for PSS that dynamic PRA can accommodate. Here we developed and realized coupling between LabVIEW and CAFTA. Isolation Condenser System (ICS) is taken as the benchmark system due to the simple design in single phase without phase change phenomena in order to mainly remove decay heat and secondarily depressurize the reactor pressure vessel (RPV). A classical PRA model of ICS using CAFTA is coupled with real-time simulation of primary loop and ICS in LabVIEW, leading to a dynamic simulation result. The difference in failure probability using dynamic versus classical PRA revealed that for one there are more component demands with different event ordering, such that improved PSS reliability in the iPWR-type SMR designs is possible.

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