Structural Engineering Aspects of Nuclear Power Plants

by Lewis L. T. Au,
Edward Y. W. Tsui,


Serial Information: Transactions of the American Society of Civil Engineers, 1961, Vol. 126, Issue 2, Pg. 53-76


Document Type: Journal Paper

Abstract: Basic knowledge on fission energy and heat; description of construction and operation of reactor pressure vessels, biological shielding, heat exchangers and other features, with related calculations and equations; tables show data for United States and foreign nuclear power plants.

Subject Headings: Power plants | Structural engineering | Nuclear power | Construction management | Pressure vessels | Nuclear reactors | Biological processes | Waste treatment | North America | United States

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