Browsing by Author "Asamoah, Matthew"
Development and assessment of fire-related risk unavailability matrices to support the application of the maintenance rule in a PWR nuclear power plant Díaz Bayona, Pedro; Estruch Traveria, Enric; Dies Llovera, Javier; Tapia Fernández, Carlos; Blas del Hoyo, Alfredo de; Asamoah, Matthew (2016-06-17)
Open AccessTwo methods are presented which serve to incorporate the fire-related risk into the current practices in nuclear power plants with respect to the assessment of configurations. The development of these methods is restricted ...
Historical review of fire safety at NPP and application of fire PSA to Westinghouse PWR NPP in the frame of risk-informed decision making by Asamoah, Matthew (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-10-05)
Open AccessThe importance of fire as a potential initiator of multiple-system failures took on a new perspective after the cable-tray fire at Browns Ferry in 1975 The review have shown that the first generation Nuclear Power Plant ...
Regulatory framework for nuclear power plant fire safety and risk assessments from global perspective Asamoah, Matthew; Díaz Bayona, Pedro; Dies Llovera, Javier; Blas del Hoyo, Alfredo de (2019)
Restricted access - publisher's policyThe evolution of regulatory framework for fire safety and risk assessments at Nuclear Power Plants (NPPs) is on-going globally. The first generation commercial NPPs were designed and operated with minimal radiological risk ...