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Nuclear Power

Practical Aspects

Edited by Wael Ahmed

King Fahad University of Petroleum and Minerals, Saudi Arabia

The serious challenge facing the world today, in obtaining enough energy for growing population and in controlling the carbon emission caused by fossil fuel use, calls for nuclear energy as an alternative power source. This book presents research work and technical experience from several power plants and research institutions around the world from practical prospective. This book intends to provide useful information for scientists and those in technical fields in several areas in nuclear power plants including: nuclear systems protection, design and modelling of critical parameters in nuclear power plants, thermalhydraulic analysis, nuclear waste management and safety and reliability assessment.

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Nuclear PowerPractical AspectsEdited by Wael Ahmed

Published: October 10th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/2580

ISBN: 978-953-51-0778-1

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15539 Total Chapter Downloads

4 Crossref Citations

10 Web of Science Citations

12 Dimensions Citations

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1. Power System Protection Design for NPP

By Chang-Hsing Lee and Shi-Lin Chen

1966

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2. Reliability of Passive Systems in Nuclear Power Plants

By Luciano Burgazzi

1954

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3. Geological Disposal of Nuclear Waste: Fate and Transport of Radioactive Materials

By Prabhakar Sharma

1450

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4. Seismic Safety Analysis and Upgrading of Operating Nuclear Power Plants

By Tamás János Katona

2200

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5. Probabilistic Assessment of Nuclear Power Plant Protection Against External Explosions

By Heinz Peter Berg and Jan Hauschild

876

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6. Flow Accelerated Corrosion in Nuclear Power Plants

By Wael H. Ahmed

5651

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7. Thermal Reactors with High Reproduction of Fission Materials

By Vladimir M. Kotov

997

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8. On an Analytical Model for the Radioactive Contaminant Release in the Atmosphere from Nuclear Power Plants

By Marco Túllio Vilhena, Bardo Bodmann, Umberto Rizza and Daniela Buske

445

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