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Science and Technology of Nuclear Installations
Volume 2007, Article ID 87834, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2007/87834
Research Article

Thermal-Hydraulic Analysis of Coolant Flow Decrease in Fuel Channels of Smolensk-3 RBMK during GDH Blockage Event

1Departamento de Engenharia Nuclear, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (UFMG), Avenue Antônio Carlos 6627 Campus of the Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Pré dio PCA1 Anexo Engenharia, Pampulha, CEP 31270-90, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
2Dipartimento di Ingegneria Meccanica, Nucleare e della Produzione, Università di Pisa, Via Diotisalvi 2, Pisa 56126, Italy
3N. A. Dollezhal Research and Development Institute of Power Engineering (NIKIET), P.O. Box 788, Moscow 101000, Russia

Received 4 September 2007; Accepted 27 November 2007

Academic Editor: Ali Hainoun

Copyright © 2007 A. Lombardi Costa et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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