HLW Canister and Can-In-Canister Drop Calculation

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The purpose of this calculation is to evaluate the structural response of the standard high-level waste (HLW) canister and the HLW canister containing the cans of immobilized plutonium (''can-in-canister'' throughout this document) to the drop event during the handling operation. The objective of the calculation is to provide the structure parameter information to support the canister design and the waste handling facility design. Finite element solution is performed using the commercially available ANSYS Version (V) 5.4 finite element code. Two-dimensional (2-D) axisymmetric and three-dimensional (3-D) finite element representations for the standard HLW canister and the can-in-canister are developed and analyzed ... continued below

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Marr, H. September 15, 1999.

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The purpose of this calculation is to evaluate the structural response of the standard high-level waste (HLW) canister and the HLW canister containing the cans of immobilized plutonium (''can-in-canister'' throughout this document) to the drop event during the handling operation. The objective of the calculation is to provide the structure parameter information to support the canister design and the waste handling facility design. Finite element solution is performed using the commercially available ANSYS Version (V) 5.4 finite element code. Two-dimensional (2-D) axisymmetric and three-dimensional (3-D) finite element representations for the standard HLW canister and the can-in-canister are developed and analyzed using the dynamic solver.

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  • Report No.: BBAA00000-01717-0210-00023, Rev 00
  • Grant Number: NA
  • DOI: 10.2172/893830 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 893830
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc886728

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Marr, H. HLW Canister and Can-In-Canister Drop Calculation, report, September 15, 1999; Las Vegas, Nevada. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc886728/: accessed September 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.