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Steam Generator Systems

Operational Reliability and Efficiency

The book is intended for practical engineers, researchers, students and other people dealing with the reviewed problems. We hope that the presented book will be beneficial to all readers and initiate further inquiry and development with aspiration for better future. The authors from different countries all over the world (Germany, France, Italy, Japan, Slovenia, Indonesia, Belgium, Romania, Lithuania, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Korea and Ukraine) prepared chapters for this book. Such a broad geography indicates a high significance of considered subjects.

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Steam Generator SystemsOperational Reliability and EfficiencyEdited by Valentin Uchanin

Published: March 16th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/622

ISBN: 978-953-307-303-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5987-2

Copyright year: 2011

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56692 Total Chapter Downloads

14 Crossref Citations

20 Web of Science Citations

37 Dimensions Citations


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1. Degradations of Incoloy 800 Steam Generator Tubing

By Dumitra Lucan


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2. Analysis of Oxide on Steam Generator Tubing Material in High Temperature Alkaline Leaded Solution

By Dong-Jin Kim, Seong Sik Hwang, Joung Soo Kim, Yun Soo Lim, Sung Woo Kim and Hong Pyo Kim


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3. Burst and Leak Behaviour of SCC Degraded SG Tubes of PWRs

By Seong Sik Hwang, Man Kyo Jung, Hong Pyo Kim and Joung Soo Kim


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4. In-situ Monitoring of SCC of Alloy 600 SG Tubing in PWR using EN Analysis

By Sung-Woo Kim, Hong-Pyo Kim, Seong-Sik Hwang and Dong-Jin Kim


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5. Effect of Long-Term Thermal Influence on Mechanical Properties of Welded Joints for Carbon Steels used in Power Engineering

By Zilvinas Bazaras and Boris Timofeev


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6. Primary to Secondary Leakage at PSB-VVER Test Facility, Simulated by CATHARE 2 Code

By Luben Sabotinov and Patrick Chevrier


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7. Reliability of Degraded Steam Generator Tubes

By Leon Cizelj and Guy Roussel


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8. The Development of Eddy Current Technique for WWER Steam Generators Inspection

By Valentin Uchanin and Vladimir Najda


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9. Detection of Magnetic Phase in the Steam Generator Tubes of NPP

By Duck-Gun Park, Kwon-Sang Ryu and Derac Son


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10. Optical Methods for On-line Quality Assurance of Welding Processes in Nuclear Steam Generators

By Adolfo Cobo, Jesús Ma Mirapeix, David Solana, Alfonso Álvarez-de-Miranda, Pilar-Beatriz García-Allende, Olga Ma Conde and José Miguel López-Higuera


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11. Countercurrent Flow in a PWR Hot Leg under Reflux Condensation

By Noritoshi Minami, Michio Murase and Akio Tomiyama


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12. Evaluation of Non-condensable Gas Recirculation Flow in Steam Generator U-tubes during Reflux Condensation

By Michio Murase, Takashi Nagae and Noritoshi Minami


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13. Coolant Channel Module CCM. An Universally Applicable Thermal-Hydraulic Drift-Flux Based Separate-Region Mixture-Fluid Model

By Alois Hoeld


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14. The Thermal-hydraulic U-tube Steam Generator Model and Code UTSG-3 (Based on the Universally Applicable Coolant Channel Module CCM)

By Alois Hoeld


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15. Computation of Flows in Steam Generators

By Jonas Bredberg


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16. Semi Analytical Analysis of Steady State Condition of Steam Generator

By Zaki Su’ud


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17. Issues for Nuclear Power Plants Steam Generators

By Lucia Bonavigo and Mario De Salve


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18. Shielding Analysis of the Secondary Coolant Circuit of Accelerator Driven Systems

By Toshinobu Sasa and Hiroyuki Oigawa


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19. Starting Fast Reactors Again

By Didier Costes


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