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Review of Nuclear Power Reactor Coolant System Leakage Events and Leak Detection Requirements

  title={Review of Nuclear Power Reactor Coolant System Leakage Events and Leak Detection Requirements},
  author={Nilesh C. Chokshi and Makuteswara Srinivasan and David S. Kupperman and P. R. Krishnaswamy},
In response to the vessel head event at the Davis–Besse reactor, the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) formed a Lessons Learned Task Force (LLTF). Four action plans were formulated to respond to the recommendations of the LLTF. The action plans involved efforts on barrier integrity, stress corrosion cracking (SCC), operating experience, and inspection and program management. One part of the action plan on barrier integrity was an assessment to identify potential safety benefits from… 
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