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Science and Technology of Nuclear Installations
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 840734, 7 pages
Research Article

Integrated Software Environment for Pressurized Thermal Shock Analysis

1Department of Mechanical Nuclear and Production Engineering, University of Pisa, Via Livornese 1291, San Piero a Grado, 56126 Pisa, Italy
2Nucleoeléctrica Argentina S.A. (NA-SA), Arribeños 3619, 1429 Buenos Aires, Argentina

Received 8 September 2010; Accepted 23 November 2010

Academic Editor: Juan Pablo Ordonez

Copyright © 2011 Dino Araneo 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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