Use of inelastic design for radioactive material transportation packages

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There is much interest within the radioactive material transportation container design community in the use of inelastic analysis. In other industries where inelastic analysis is used in design there is typically an improved knowledge of the capacity of the structure and a more efficient use of material. This report describes the results of a program in which the incentives for inelastic analysis for radioactive material transport container design were investigated to determine if there are similar benefits. Detailed are the elastic and inelastic analyses of two containers subjected to impacts onto a rigid target following a thirty-foot free fall in … continued below

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Heinstein, M. W. & Ammerman, D. J. December 1, 1993.

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There is much interest within the radioactive material transportation container design community in the use of inelastic analysis. In other industries where inelastic analysis is used in design there is typically an improved knowledge of the capacity of the structure and a more efficient use of material. This report describes the results of a program in which the incentives for inelastic analysis for radioactive material transport container design were investigated to determine if there are similar benefits. Detailed are the elastic and inelastic analyses of two containers subjected to impacts onto a rigid target following a thirty-foot free fall in end-on, side-on, and center-of-gravity- over-corner orientations.

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OSTI as DE94007253; Paper copy available at OSTI: phone, 865-576-8401, or email, reports@adonis.osti.gov

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Heinstein, M. W. & Ammerman, D. J. Use of inelastic design for radioactive material transportation packages, report, December 1, 1993; Albuquerque, New Mexico. (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1311691/: accessed July 29, 2021), University of North Texas Libraries, UNT Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.

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