Risk Management of Non-Renewable Energy Systems by Ajit Kumar VermaRisk Management of Non-Renewable Energy Systems by Ajit Kumar Verma

Risk Management of Non-Renewable Energy Systems

byAjit Kumar Verma, Srividya Ajit, Hari Prasad Muruva

Hardcover | May 21, 2015

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This book describes the basic concepts of risk and reliability with detailed descriptions of the different levels of probabilistic safety assessment of nuclear power plants (both internal and external). The book also maximizes readers insights into time dependent risk analysis through several case studies, whilst risk management with respect to non renewable energy sources is also explained. With several advanced reactors utilizing the concept of passive systems, the reliability estimation of these systems are explained in detail with the book providing a reliability estimation of components through mechanistic model approach. This book is useful for advanced undergraduate and post graduate students in nuclear engineering, aerospace engineering, industrial engineering, reliability and safety engineering, systems engineering and applied probability and statistics. This book is also suitable for one-semester graduate courses on risk management of non renewable energy systems in all conventional engineering branches like civil, mechanical, chemical, electrical and electronics as well as computer science. It will also be a valuable reference for practicing engineers, managers and researchers involved in reliability and safety activities of complex engineering systems.

Ajit K. Verma is a Professor in Engineering, Haugesund/Stord University College, Haugesund, Norway(since March 2012) and has been a Professor (since Feb 2001) with the Department of Electrical Engineering(currently) at IIT Bombay with a research focus in Reliability and Safety Engineering. He was the Director of the International Insti...
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Title:Risk Management of Non-Renewable Energy SystemsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:424 pagesPublished:May 21, 2015Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:3319160613

ISBN - 13:9783319160610

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Table of Contents

Introduction.- Basics of Reliability.- Risk Analysis of Nuclear Power Plants.- Seismic PSA of Nuclear Power Plants.- Reliability Analysis of Passive Systems.- Time Variant Reliability Analysis.- Risk Management.