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In-vessel Melt Retention and Ex-vessel Corium Cooling

Summary of a Technical Meeting

English IAEA-TECDOC-1906 978-92-0-106320-5
72 18.00 2020

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This publication results from a technical meeting on phenomenology and technologies relevant to in-vessel melt retention (IVMR) and ex-vessel corium cooling (EVCC). The purpose of the publication is to capture the state of knowledge, at the time of that meeting, related to phenomenology and technologies as well as the challenges and pending issues relevant to IVMR and EVCC for water cooled reactors by summarizing the information provided by the meeting participants in a form useful to practitioners in Member States.

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Technical Meeting, Fukushima Daiichi, NPP, Nuclear Power Plant, R&D, Research, Development, In-Vessel, Melt Retention, Ex-Vessel, Corium, Cooling, Stabilization, Strategy, External Reactor, Vessel Cooling, Molten Pool, Structural Integrity, Reactor Vessel, Reactor Design, IVMR, In-Vessel Melt Retention, Application, ERVC, Ex-Vessel Corium Cooling, International Cooperation, Phenomenology, LWR, Light Water Reactor, WCR, Water Cooled Reactor, PHWR, Pressurized Heavy Water Reactor

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