Handbook of Small Modular Nuclear Reactors

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  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 22 October 2020
  • ISBN : 9780128239179
  • Page : 646 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters

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Handbook of Small Modular Nuclear Reactors, Second Edition is a fully updated comprehensive reference on Small Modular Reactors (SMRs), which reflects the latest research and technological advances in the field from the last five years. Editors Daniel T. Ingersoll and Mario D. Carelli, along with their team of expert contributors, combine their wealth of collective experience to update this comprehensive handbook that provides the reader with all required knowledge on SMRs, expanding on the rapidly growing interest and development of SMRs around the globe. This book begins with an introduction to SMRs for power generation, an overview of international developments, and an analysis of Integral Pressurized Water Reactors as a popular class of SMRs. The second part of the book is dedicated to SMR technologies, including physics, components, I&C, human-system interfaces and safety aspects. Part three discusses the implementation of SMRs, covering economic factors, construction methods, hybrid energy systems and licensing considerations. The fourth part of the book provides an in-depth analysis of SMR R&D and deployment of SMRs within eight countries, including the United States, Republic of Korea, Russia, China, Argentina, and Japan. This edition includes brand new content on the United Kingdom and Canada, where interests in SMRs have increased considerably since the first edition was published. The final part of the book adds a new analysis of the global SMR market and concludes with a perspective on SMR benefits to developing economies. This authoritative and practical handbook benefits engineers, designers, operators, and regulators working in nuclear energy, as well as academics and graduate students researching nuclear reactor technologies. Presents the latest research on SMR technologies and global developments Includes new case study chapters on the United Kingdom and Canada and a chapter on global SMR markets Discusses new technologies such as floating SMRs and molten salt SMRs

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Handbook of Small Modular Nuclear Reactors

Handbook of Small Modular Nuclear Reactors
  • Author : Daniel T. Ingersoll,Mario D. Carelli
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-10-22
  • ISBN : 9780128239179
DOWNLOAD BOOKHandbook of Small Modular Nuclear Reactors

Handbook of Small Modular Nuclear Reactors, Second Edition is a fully updated comprehensive reference on Small Modular Reactors (SMRs), which reflects the latest research and technological advances in the field from the last five years. Editors Daniel T. Ingersoll and Mario D. Carelli, along with their team of expert contributors, combine their wealth of collective experience to update this comprehensive handbook that provides the reader with all required knowledge on SMRs, expanding on the rapidly growing interest and development of

Small Modular Reactors as Renewable Energy Sources

Small Modular Reactors as Renewable Energy Sources
  • Author : Bahman Zohuri
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-06-18
  • ISBN : 9783319925943
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This book highlights Small Modular Reactors (SMRs) as a viable alternative to the Nuclear Power Plants (NPPs), which have been used as desalination plant energy sources. SMRs have lower investment costs, inherent safety features, and increased availability compared to NPPs. The unique and innovative approach to implementation of SMRs as part of Gen-IV technology outlined in this book contributes to the application of nuclear power as a supplementary source to renewable energy. Discusses Gen-IV Power plants, their efficiency, cost effectiveness,

Advanced Smaller Modular Reactors

Advanced Smaller Modular Reactors
  • Author : Bahman Zohuri,Patrick McDaniel
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-08-10
  • ISBN : 9783030236823
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This book discusses advanced Small Modular Reactors (SMRs) as a way to provide safe, clean, and affordable nuclear power options. The advanced SMRs currently under development in the U.S. represent a variety of sizes, technology options and deployment scenarios. These advanced reactors, envisioned to vary in size from a couple megawatts up to hundreds of megawatts can be used for power generation, process heat, desalination, or other industrial uses. In-depth chapters describe how advanced SMRs offer multiple advantages, such

Small Modular Reactors

Small Modular Reactors
  • Author : Daniel T Ingersoll
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2015-11-20
  • ISBN : 9780081002681
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There is currently significant interest in the development of small modular reactors (SMRs) for the generation of both electricity and process heat. SMRs offer potential benefits in terms of better affordability and enhanced safety, and can also be sited more flexibly than traditional nuclear plants. Small Modular Reactors: Nuclear Power Fad or Future? reviews SMR features, promises, and problems, also discussing what lies ahead for reactors of this type. The book is organized into three major parts with the first

Small Modular Reactors

Small Modular Reactors
  • Author : NEA.,Agence pour l'énergie nucléaire
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2016
  • ISBN : 9264266860
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Recent interest in small modular reactors (SMRs) is being driven by a desire to reduce the total capital costs associated with nuclear power plants and to provide power to small grid systems. According to estimates available today, if all the competitive advantages of SMRs were realised, including serial production, optimised supply chains and smaller financing costs, SMRs could be expected to have lower absolute and specific (per-kWe) construction costs than large reactors. Although the economic parameters of SMRs are not

Technology Roadmap for Small Modular Reactor Deployment

Technology Roadmap for Small Modular Reactor Deployment
  • Author : International Atomic Energy Agency
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2021-09-30
  • ISBN : 9201100213
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Nuclear Micro Reactors

Nuclear Micro Reactors
  • Author : Bahman Zohuri
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-06-08
  • ISBN : 9783030472252
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This book looks at Generation IV (GEN IV) nuclear reactor design and the technology known as nuclear micro reactors that is currently under development. Coverage includes the advantages of nuclear micro reactor applications as sources of renewable energy, their use in military applications and Department of Defense requirements, and the nuclear industry’s trend toward the design of small and micro reactors. Nuclear micro reactor safety, security issues, and cost concerns are also explored. The book will provide scientists, engineers,

Handbook of Generation IV Nuclear Reactors

Handbook of Generation IV Nuclear Reactors
  • Author : Igor Pioro
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-06-09
  • ISBN : 9780081001622
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Handbook of Generation IV Nuclear Reactors presents information on the current fleet of Nuclear Power Plants (NPPs) with water-cooled reactors (Generation III and III+) (96% of 430 power reactors in the world) that have relatively low thermal efficiencies (within the range of 32 36%) compared to those of modern advanced thermal power plants (combined cycle gas-fired power plants – up to 62% and supercritical pressure coal-fired power plants – up to 55%). Moreover, thermal efficiency of the current fleet of NPPs with water-cooled reactors cannot be increased significantly

Molten Salt Reactors and Integrated Molten Salt Reactors

Molten Salt Reactors and Integrated Molten Salt Reactors
  • Author : Bahman Zohuri
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2021-06-29
  • ISBN : 9780323918466
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Understanding the evolution and advances of energy conversion is critical to meet today’s energy demands while lowering emissions in the fight against climate change. One advancement within nuclear plants that continues to gain interest is molten salt reactors and integrated molten salt reactors, which are the new proposed generation IV small modular reactors. To get up to speed on the latest technology, Molten Salt Reactors and Integrated Molten Salt Reactors: Integrated Power Conversion delivers a critical reference covering the

CIGOS 2019, Innovation for Sustainable Infrastructure

CIGOS 2019, Innovation for Sustainable Infrastructure
  • Author : Cuong Ha-Minh,Dong Van Dao,Farid Benboudjema,Sybil Derrible,Dat Vu Khoa Huynh,Anh Minh Tang
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2019-10-10
  • ISBN : 9789811508028
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This book presents selected articles from the 5th International Conference on Geotechnics, Civil Engineering Works and Structures, held in Ha Noi, focusing on the theme “Innovation for Sustainable Infrastructure”, aiming to not only raise awareness of the vital importance of sustainability in infrastructure development but to also highlight the essential roles of innovation and technology in planning and building sustainable infrastructure. It provides an international platform for researchers, practitioners, policymakers and entrepreneurs to present their recent advances and to exchange

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Megaproject Management
  • Author : Edoardo Favari,Franca Cantoni
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-05-20
  • ISBN : 9783030393540
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The book investigates the various aspects characterizing Megaprojects from numerous perspectives and by integrating different disciplines: engineering, economics, business organization, human resource management, law, etc. It represents the first output of MeRIT (the Megaproject Research Interdisciplinary Team), and focuses on the intrinsic and unavoidable complexity of Megaprojects. The chapters have intentionally not been standardized, and humanistic topics are not separated from technical ones: this way of reading and interpreting Megaprojects through the cross-pollination of various disciplines reflects the MeRIT approach.

Deployment Indicators for Small Modular Reactors

Deployment Indicators for Small Modular Reactors
  • Author : International Atomic Energy Agency
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2018-10-31
  • ISBN : 9201057180
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This publication provides IAEA Member States with a methodology to evaluate the potential for deployment of small modular reactors (SMRs) in a national energy portfolio. It elaborates the specific attributes of SMRs and evaluates their deployment potential from the viewpoints of energy demand, finance and economics, infrastructure, climate change and energy security in an energy portfolio. Case studies are used to illustrate the types of conditions that are potentially favourable for SMRs and Member States can further adapt the process

The Power of Promise

The Power of Promise
  • Author : M V Ramana
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2012-12-15
  • ISBN : 9788184755596
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Nuclear power has been held out as possibly the most important source of energy for India. And the dream of a nuclear-powered India has been supported by huge financial budgets and high-level political commitment for over six decades. Nuclear power has also been presented as safe, environmentally benign and cheap. Physicist and writer M.V. Ramana offers a detailed narrative of the evolution of India’s nuclear energy programme, examining different aspects of it and the claims of success made

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  • Author : Salah Ud-Din Khan,Alexander V. Nakhabov
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-06-16
  • ISBN : 9780128189436
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Nuclear Reactor Technology Development and Utilization presents the theory and principles of the most common advanced nuclear reactor systems and provides a context for the value and utilization of nuclear power in a variety of applications both inside and outside a traditional nuclear setting. As countries across the globe realize their plans for a sustainable energy future, the need for innovative nuclear reactor design is increasing, and this book will provide a deep understanding of how these technologies can aid

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  • Author : Jorge Morales Pedraza
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-03-11
  • ISBN : 9783319522166
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As a flexible, cost-effective energy alternative to large scale nuclear power reactors, this book examines the potential future use of small modular reactors for the generation of electricity in different regions. Exploring advanced nuclear technologies, chapters describe the current situation and perspective of the small modular reactors market (SMRs) in different regions around the word, including North and South America, Europe, Asia, Middle East and Africa. Particular attention is paid to the benefits of using these types of reactors for