Analog Computer Study of the MSR-ORR in-Pile Pressurized Water Loop No. 1

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A study of the dynamic behavior of the Merchant Ship Reactor Pressurized Water Loop was made using the Reactor Controls Analog Facility. Computer curves show the predicted response of the loop temperatures to normal load changes and component failure accidents. Except for complete flow stoppage, which was not investigated here, the safety system was shown to be adequate in curbing loop temperature excursions due to postulated accidents. (auth)

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Ball, S. J. May 1, 1960.

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A study of the dynamic behavior of the Merchant Ship Reactor Pressurized Water Loop was made using the Reactor Controls Analog Facility. Computer curves show the predicted response of the loop temperatures to normal load changes and component failure accidents. Except for complete flow stoppage, which was not investigated here, the safety system was shown to be adequate in curbing loop temperature excursions due to postulated accidents. (auth)

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  • Other Information: Orig. Receipt Date: 31-DEC-60

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  • Report No.: CF-60-5-50
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  • DOI: 10.2172/4136891 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 4136891
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc871426

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Ball, S. J. Analog Computer Study of the MSR-ORR in-Pile Pressurized Water Loop No. 1, report, May 1, 1960; Tennessee. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc871426/: accessed November 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.