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


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 | Pressure vessels | Construction management | Waste treatment | Nuclear reactors | Biological processes | United States

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