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Collection and analysis of data related to fusion machines (JET and TLK) operating experience on component failure
This paper presents the summary of the activities related to data collection on the operating experiences gained in the Joint European Torus (JET) for the Vacuum and Active Gas Handling Systems (VS, AGHS) and in the Tritium Laboratory of Karlsruhe (TLK). Expand
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Failure Mode and Effect Analysis for remote handling transfer systems of ITER
A Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (FMEA) at component level was done to study safety-relevant implications arising from possible failures in performing remote handling (RH) operations at ITER facility. Expand
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Modelling of two-phase flow under accidental conditions fusion codes benchmark
The scope of this benchmark is to assess the capabilities of the best estimate thermal hydraulic codes to simulate the main physical phenomena occurring during an in-vessel break transient within aExpand
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Validation and benchmarking in support of ITER-FEAT safety analysis
This paper briefly describes the codes used for International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor safety analysis, including some information on their validation status, and summarizes some examples of validation and verification (V&V). Expand
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Review of tritium confinement and atmosphere detritiation system in hot cells complex
Abstract The tritium confinement strategy adopted during the past years in the ITER hot cell building is compared to the safety requirements given by the standard ISO-17873 “Nuclear facilities –Expand
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Selection of Accident Sequences for the New Design of ITER
The design of the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER) is now evolving towards new solutions devoted to reduce costs, and consequently objectives, with respect to the ones characterizing the first ITER Engineering Design Activities (EDA) phase. Expand
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IFMIF Preliminary Safety Analysis Report
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Separating $^{39}$Ar from $^{40}$Ar by cryogenic distillation with Aria for dark matter searches
Aria is a plant hosting a 350 m cryogenic isotopic distillation column, the tallest ever built, which is being installed in a mine shaft at Carbosulcis S.p.A., Nuraxi-Figus (SU), Italy. Aria is oneExpand
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Uncertainty Analysis on Selection of Representative Accident Sequences
The aim of this work is to perform an uncertainty analysis on the expected frequency calculated for a selection of reference accident sequences, defined through an ET model built for the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER) Primary Heat Transfer Systems (PHTS). Expand