Russian Engineering Research

, 31:748

Drop strength of the fuel assembly in a nuclear power plant

  • Yu. N. Drozdov
  • V. N. Puchkov
  • E. P. Osipova
  • T. I. Nazarova
  • V. V. Makarov
  • V. V. Abramov
  • A. V. Afanas’ev
Article

DOI: 10.3103/S1068798X11080089

Cite this article as:
Drozdov, Y.N., Puchkov, V.N., Osipova, E.P. et al. Russ. Engin. Res. (2011) 31: 748. doi:10.3103/S1068798X11080089
  • 38 Downloads

Abstract

The possible structural deformation of the fuel assembly in a nuclear power plant when dropped during transportation or other operations is considered. The consequences of such damage are studied.

Copyright information

© Allerton Press, Inc. 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  • Yu. N. Drozdov
    • 1
  • V. N. Puchkov
    • 1
  • E. P. Osipova
    • 1
  • T. I. Nazarova
    • 1
  • V. V. Makarov
    • 2
  • V. V. Abramov
    • 2
  • A. V. Afanas’ev
    • 2
  1. 1.Blagonravov Institute of Mechanical EngineeringRussian Academy of SciencesMoscowRussia
  2. 2.OAO OKB GidropressPodolskRussia