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Seismic analysis and testing of nuclear power plants

International Atomic Energy Agency.

Seismic analysis and testing of nuclear power plants

a safety guide.

by International Atomic Energy Agency.

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Published by International Atomic Energy Agency, Unipub, distributor] in Vienna, [New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nuclear power plants -- Earthquake effects.,
  • Nuclear power plants -- Safety measures.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesSafety series ;, no. 50-SG-S2., IAEA safety guides, Safety series ;, no. 50-SG-S2., Safety series.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD7269.A6 I4 no. 50-SG-S2, TH4581 I4 no. 50-SG-S2
    The Physical Object
    Pagination59 p. ;
    Number of Pages59
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3886167M
    ISBN 109206230794
    LC Control Number81214328

    In this paper, the behavior of the structure of a pressurized water reactor (PWR) nuclear power plant (NPP) in China, is taken into consideration during a great earthquake especially beyond the design Cited by: 1. Dispersion of seismic stress of the pipe is caused by uncertainty of a seismic analysis model, material properties, etc. of the building and piping. Referring past study on a seismic response of components . Three-dimensional seismic soil-structure interaction (SSI) analysis of nuclear power plants (NPPs) in the United States is often performed in the frequency domain using SASSI [1, 2]. This enables the analyst .


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Seismic analysis and testing of nuclear power plants. Vienna: International Atomic Energy Agency ; [New York, NY: Unipub, distributor], (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, International government publication: Document Type: Book.

INTERNATIONAL ATOMIC ENERGY AGENCY, Seismic Design and Qualification for Nuclear Power Plants, IAEA Safety Standards Series No. NS-G, IAEA, Vienna (). This Safety Guide. Backgrounder on Seismic Reviews at U.S. Nuclear Power Plants Printable Version Regulating for Mother Nature (video) Every U.S. nuclear power plant, even in areas with minimal.

U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NUREG) () An approach to the quantification of seismic margins in nuclear power plants. NUREG/CR, UCID Seismic Robustness Analysis of Nuclear Power Plants.

In: Beer M., Kougioumtzoglou I., Patelli E., Au IK. (eds) Encyclopedia of Earthquake Engineering. Search within book. @article{osti_, title = {Seismic design spectra for nuclear power plants}, author = {Newmark, N M and Blume, J A and Kapur, K K}, abstractNote = {Statistical studies made recently, independently by.

Abstract: The seismic design and analysis of nuclear power plants begin with the seismic hazard assessment and design ground motion development for the site.

The new seismic model will be used by nuclear power plants in the central and eastern United States for these reevaluations, in addition to being used for licensing of new nuclear facilities. Design Seismic Inputs—C. Allin Cornell. Some Observations on Probabilistic Methods in the Seismic Design of Nuclear Power Plants—C.

Allin Cornell. Seismic Risk and Seismic Design Decisions—Luis Format: Hardcover. Appendix A to Part —Seismic and Geologic Siting Criteria for Nuclear Power Plants. Purpose. General Design Criterion 2 of Appendix A to part 50 of this chapter requires that nuclear.

Introduction. Inthe United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) issued Supplement 4 to Generic Letter No. (USNRC, ) requiring nuclear power plant (NPP) utilities to perform an Cited by:   Seismic site characterization is carried out for the construction of nuclear structures and power plants in earthquake-prone areas to establish the occurrence of severe seismic hazards such.

1 INTERNATIONAL ATOMIC ENERGY AGENCY, Seismic Design and Qualification for Nuclear Power Plants, Safety Series No. SG-D15, IAEA, Vienna (). 2 INTERNATIONAL ATOMIC ENERGY. Abstract. Seismic Analysis of Safety-Related Nuclear Structures provides requirements to determine the reliability of safety-related nuclear structures under earthquake motions.

This Standard is applicable to. The lecture addressed the current practice of seismic analysis of nuclear power plants, covering topics like: generic design, site-specific studies, analysis and design of new plants, analysis and assessment. Earthquakes in particular will continue to render man vulnerable even to the “peaceful atom” as the number of nuclear power plants increases and as they come to be located in those parts of the world.

Three dimensional finite element modeling of a Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) building founded on soil is described. • A simplified technique to consider degraded stiffness of concrete members in seismic Cited by: 3. Nonlinear analysis of nuclear power plant piping systems can be costly, and results can be questionable.

However, reserve plastic ductility, evidenced in nonlinear effects, shows high reserve strength and is a. Seismic Qualification ofCANDU-PHW Nuclear Power Plant Equipment S.A.

Usmani The seismic design of nuclear power plants requires special consideration because of con­ SO-SG-Sl,and the File Size: KB.

seismic hazards at a nuclear installation site and, in particular, on how to determine: (a) the vibratory ground motion hazardsin order to establish the design basis ground motions and other relevant. Seismic evaluation of existing nuclear power plants.

— Vienna: International Atomic Energy Agency, p. ; 24 cm. — (Safety reports series, ISSN – ; no. 28) STI/PUB/ ISBN.

Douglas John Gkimprixis Athanasios "Risk Targeting in Seismic Design Codes: The State of the Art, Outstanding Issues and Possible Paths Forward. " Seismic Hazard and Risk Assessment. The response of nuclear power plants (NPPs) to seismic events is affected by soil-structure interactions (SSI).

In the present paper, a finite element (FE) model with transmitting boundaries is used to Cited by: 1. U.S. nuclear power plants designed in the s and s used a deterministic statistical approach to addressing the risk of damage from shaking caused by a large earthquake (termed Deterministic.

ABSTRACT The PEGASOS project, a new state-of-the-art probabilistic seismic hazard assessment for the nuclear power plant sites in Switzerland has been carried out from to The File Size: 3MB.

Aiming at the nuclear power plant structure and adopting time domain analysis approach, the seismic analysis of an intake tunnel for nuclear power plant is performed with FLAC3D in this paper. Author: Jie Zhao, Yang Zheng, Gui Xuan Wang.

(e.g., Narora) led to the development of specific seismic design criteria for nuclear power plants. These procedures became rigorous as regulatory requirements evolved. The development and current status with respect to seismic inputs, analysis and design of structures.

Get this from a library. Seismic design and qualification for nuclear power plants: safety guide. [International Atomic Energy Agency.;] -- This safety guide provides recommendations on a generally.

Nuclear power plants and waste storage facilities require careful characterisation of potential geologic hazards, along with earthquake-resistant geotechnical design. Our evaluation of your site’s hazards.

buy csa n design procedures for seismic qualification of nuclear power plants from sai global. Abstract. Recent strong earthquakes attacking some Japanese nuclear power plants such as Niigataken-Chuetsu-Oki earthquake of Mw on J as well as the Great East Japan Earthquake of Cited by: 1.

Operators of nuclear power plants worldwide performed seismic re-evaluation and upgrading programmes of nuclear power plants during last three decades.

A summary of international effort is Cited by: 6. Earthquake Soil Structure Interaction of Nuclear Power Plants, the way in which full 3-D analysis results differ from those which assume a 1-D wave-field is dependent on problem, and because it File Size: 5MB. adequacy of similar equipment. in nuclear.

power plants: The procedUre developed by SQUG requires that the individuals who will'utilize the SQUG earthquake and sha1$:e table te5t -experience data.

and facilities. Seismic instrumentation of most of the active Nuclear Power Plants in Switzerland have been upgraded to the state of the art technology as of June The upgrades were carried out.

One important aspect of applying seismic isolation to Nuclear Power Plants (NPPs) is that the complex interactions of flexible soil, flexible isolators, and stiff structures require careful investigation. In this Cited by: 1. CARES, Seismic Structure Safety Analysis for Nuclear Power Plants.

the validity and accuracy of the analysis methods used by various utilities for structural safety evaluations of nuclear power plants. Seismic Probabilistic Risk Analysis (SPRA) has been widely used for seismic analysis and design of critical engineering structures.

It combines the probabilistic model of the behavior of structural Author: Zhaoliang Wang. Seismic hazard analysis has been an element of good engineering design practice in modern countries for many decades; it is an integral component of building codes and standards for design of critical.

Nuclear power in the United States is provided by 98 commercial reactors with a net capacity ofmegawatts (MW), 65 pressurized water reactors and 34 boiling water they produced.

• 10 CFR Geologic and Seismic Siting Criteria • 10 CFR 50 Appendix S Earthquake Engineering Criteria for Nuclear Power Plants uncertainties must be addressed through an Applicable Regulations File Size: KB. According to regional, national and international regulations, Nuclear Power Plants (NPP) need to be able to mitigate potential effects of an earthquake.

Such mitigation can be achieved by utilising specific File Size: 7MB. But isn't seismic testing worth the risk? After all, according to PG&E, "The Project is being undertaken due to public concerns with operating a nuclear power plant in a seismic active area of.Seismic safety of nuclear power plants became an eminent importance after the Great Tohoku earthquake on 11th of March, and subsequent disaster of the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power Cited by: 1.