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Safety Margins of Operating Reactors Analysis of Uncertainties and Implications for Decision Making


English IAEA-TECDOC-1332 ¦ 92-0-118102-7

152 pages ¦ € 15.00 ¦ Date published: 2003

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This publication deals with the basic concept of safety margins and their role in assuring safety of nuclear installations. It describes capabilities of thermal hydraulic computer codes used to determine safety margins, evaluation of uncertainties, methods for safety margin evaluation and utilization of safety margins in operation and modifications of nuclear power plants.

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