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Risk assessment and safety analysis for commercial nuclear reactors

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The US Nuclear Regulatory Commission has the responsibility for licensing, regulating, and monitoring the operation of all the US commercial nuclear power plants. The Limited Work Authorization may be granted only after the licensing board has made all of the National Environmental Policy Act findings required by the Commission’s regulations for authorizing construction and has determined that there is reasonable assurance that, from a public health and safety standpoint, the proposed site is...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1201/9781315373829

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Engineering Science
Oxford college:
Harris Manchester College
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0001-6971-2135

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Role:
Editor
Publisher:
CRC Press Publisher's website
Pages:
637-654
Series:
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Series
Host title:
Nuclear Engineering Handbook
Chapter number:
19
Place of publication:
Boca Raton
Publication date:
2016-09-30
Acceptance date:
2015-06-17
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EISBN:
9781315373829
Source identifiers:
811634
ISBN:
9781482215922
Language:
English
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pubs:811634
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uuid:ac19f7e1-55cf-434c-ad30-2c7d61e3a307
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pubs:811634
Deposit date:
2017-12-18

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