Fundamentals of Reactor Safety


This is an introductory course to provide developing regulatory agencies with basic knowledge on reactor safety fundamentals.


“Fundamental of Reactor Safety” is an overview of the key technical concepts governing nuclear safety. It includes the basics of radiation and nuclear energy; fundamentals of reactor design and operation; postulated accidents; the potential extent of public health effects, the design and operational safeguards to prevent radiation releases and the provisions for emergency response.

Regulatory technical staff

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