The nuclear power plants designed and constructed under the regime of the former Soviet Union are an essential source of power within both the Russian Federation and the emergent democratic countries of central and eastern Europe.
The beginning of glasnost opened up pathways to allow practical measures to be taken to enhance the safety standards of Soviet designed reactors.
Ensuring that these reactors are operated or dismantled to meet accepted safety standards for nuclear technology is both a challenging task for these countries and for the expert assistance being made available from western countries.
Mots-clés Pascal : Théorie, Conception, Norme, Facteur sécurité, Coopération internationale, Accident réacteur nucléaire, Centrale nucléaire
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Nuclear power plant standards, Chernobyl accident, Theory, Design, Standards, Safety factor, International cooperation, Nuclear reactor accidents, Nuclear power plants
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 97-0012380
Code Inist : 001D00C. Création : 21/05/1997.