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Publisher: ASME Press
Published: 2020
ISBN: 9780791862032
...Nuclear Engineering and Technology for the 21st Century - Monograph Series Jovica Riznic, Series Editor In this monograph, the authors provide an overview of Canada’s NF capability in addition to general aspects of the nuclear forensics that is useful for both nuclear forensic practitioners...
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Publisher: ASME-Wiley
Published: 2017
ISBN: 9781119259282
...An illustrative guide to the analysis needed to achieve a safe design, Stress in ASME Pressure Vessels, Boilers, and Nuclear Components offers a revised and updated edition of the classic text, Design of Plate and Shell Structures. This important resource offers engineers and students a text...
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Publisher: ASME Press
Published: 2017
ISBN: 9780791861394
...The Nuclear Engineering and Technology for the 21st Century monograph series provides current and future engineers, researchers, technicians and other professionals and practitioners with practical, concise but key information concerning the nuclear technologies from areas of medical applications...
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Publisher: ASME Press
Published: 2017
ISBN: 9780791861288
...This monograph summarizes the major developments on nuclear reactor thermal-hydraulics over the last fifty years, primarily for the water-cooled reactors, and provides a direction for the future thermal-hydraulic developments for water-cooled, including small modular reactors or SMR, and Generation...
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Publisher: ASME Press
Published: 2015
ISBN: 9780791861042
...Power uprate and life extension are ongoing concerns for nuclear power stations due to strengthened safety and regulatory requirements. While great successes have been achieved, huge costs have been reported and numerous technically challenging questions have been raised. With regard to piping...
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Publisher: ASME Press
Published: 2013
ISBN: 9780791860175
...In this book, expert authors recognize the renewed relevance of nuclear power in the U.S. after decades of stagnation. It was imperative to develop an up-to-date, scholarly work on containment structures, incorporating the underlying codes, regulations, safety significance, history, design...
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Publisher: ASME
Published: 2021
ISBN: 9780791884836
...Nuclear Engineering and Technology for the 21st Century - Monograph Series Jovica Riznic, Series Editor With more than 75 years of combined working experience in the area of reactor physics and safety, the intention of the authors of this monograph is to provide a practical book on reactor physics...
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Publisher: ASME Press
Published: 2021
ISBN: 9780791883648
.... Approximately 35% of energy released from a nuclear explosion is in the form of thermal radiation. Surface of a nuclear explosion fireball emits large amounts of ultraviolet, visible and infrared rays in the first few seconds after a nuclear explosion. Approximately 50% of energy released from a nuclear...
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Series: eBooks
Publisher: ASME Press
Published: 2020
... of evaluation of indications or flaws detected during inservice inspection of nuclear components. The need to include the influence of significant plastic deformation, which may accompany crack initiation and the subsequent stable growth, has been the main driving force for the development of the field...
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Publisher: ASME-Wiley
Published: 2021
ISBN: 9781119618614
.... These include heat exchangers in refrigeration and air conditioning, conventional and nuclear power generation, solar power plants, aeronautics, chemical processes, petroleum industry, etc. In recent years, there has been increasing use of miniature heat exchangers for computers and other electronic intensive...
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Publisher: ASME Press
Published: 2016
ISBN: 9780791861073
... includes Russian, Czech and Slovakian Codes and Hungary. Part 3: South Africa. Part 4: Asia including Japan, Korea, Taiwan, India and China. Part 5: Special Topics is addressed by ASME Code experts to cover in four chapters: (i) Global Harmonization of Nuclear Codes and Standards; (ii) Global Flaw...
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Publisher: ASME Press
Published: 2016
ISBN: 9780791861066
...This commentary discusses some of the considerations of the joint ACI-ASME Committee in developing the provisions of ACI Standard 359 and ASME B&PVC Section III, Division 2, Subsection CC, Article CC-3000 on nuclear construction in the 2013 version of the code. Emphasis is given...
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Publisher: ASME Press
Published: 2014
ISBN: 9780791860199
... Priorities for the success of current and next generation Nuclear Reactors and Internals, License Renewal, Public Safety, and PRA Fuel issues. This book has four parts, the first dealing with continuing priorities of ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Codes and Standards and the remaining three parts dealing...
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Publisher: ASME Press
Published: 2011
ISBN: 9780791859551
..., geothermal, fossil, petroleum, gas and nuclear. Nanotechnology and the role of NASA in photovoltaic and wind energy are also covered. A unique aspect of this publication is its foundation in scholarly discussions and expert opinions, enabling the reader to make decisions regarding which energy source(s) may...
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Series: ASME Press Select Proceedings
Publisher: ASME Press
Published: 2006
ISBN-10: 0791802442
... centrifugal pumps or motor operated gate valves) combined from “similar” plants and systems is used to generate CCF data with sufficient statistical quality. In the German approach, the operating experience of all German nuclear power plants since the beginning of their operation is combined although...
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Series: ASME Press Select Proceedings
Publisher: ASME Press
Published: 2013
ISBN: 9780791860182
... and effective energy management is a prominent factor in the new global economy. The Malaysian government is fulfilling this ambition by implementing a Nuclear Power Program (NPP) to provide sustainable energy for the country. However, the safety issue has become important in the light of public concern...
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Publisher: ASME Press
Published: 2006
ISBN-10: 0791802426
... or malevolent vehicle intrusions, or due to natural disasters, such as earthquakes or tornadoes. Hazardous facilities include the nuclear, petrochemical and biomedical industries. Detailed information on government regulations and industry standards is provided. The structures, distribution systems...
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Publisher: ASME Press
Published: 2004
ISBN-10: 0791802248
...This comprehensive and authoritative volume to decommissioning of nuclear facilities will serve as a complete introduction to those new to the field, as well as an up-to-date desk reference on regulations and resources for experienced practitioners. The handbook will provide a forum building...
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Publisher: ASME Press
Published: 2011
ISBN: 9780791859674
... the work covered by its Data Report Form; 4. An Authorized Inspector or Certified Individual has confirmed by signing the Data Report Form that, to the best of his or her knowledge, the work complied with the applicable Code rules. The 1960s was a time of rapid growth for the nuclear power industry...
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Publisher: ASME Press
Published: 2007
ISBN-10: 0791802523
...“Dr. Pioro['s] reputation is excellent. Dr. Duffey has been a leader in the nuclear industry for about three decades…” —Jacopo Buongiorno, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). “The book would be useful to engineers and scientists working with supercritical fluid flow…there is no comparable...