NE Colloquium. Dr. Ondrej Chvala - "VVER-1200: Russian evolutionary PWR for post-Fukushima world"
Russian VVER-1200 design is an example of Gen3+ reactor design that incorporates several strategies and systems to deal with several accidents, which are common to this class of large light water reactors. The lecture will present current status of VVER-1200 operation, constructions, and planned deployment; discuss strategies that made it successful in global context; and place it within an evolving family of VVER-type machines.
Wednesday, January 16 at 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Nuclear Engineering Building, 302
1412 Circle Drive Knoxville TN 37996