Performance Goal Based Seismic Design Criteria for High Level Waste Repository Facilitiesby Robert P. Kennedy, RPK Structural Mechanics Consulting, Yorba Linda, United States,
Document Type: Proceeding Paper
Part of: Dynamic Analysis and Design Considerations for High-Level Nuclear Waste Repositories
Abstract: This paper proposes a set of deterministic seismic design and evaluation criteria based upon a specified probabilistic seismic performance goal for High Level Waste Repository (HLWR) facilities. This paper amplifies upon and extends to HLWR facilities the seismic criteria presented in UCRL-15910 (Kennedy et al. 1990).
Subject Headings: Seismic design | Seismic tests | Building design | Probability | Radioactive wastes | Waste disposal | Seismic effects
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