Some practical examples of defence in depth analysis for category IV gamma irradiators

Ary De Araujo Rodrigues Junior
2016 Brazilian Journal of Radiation Sciences  
The Defence in Depth concept provides a major contribution to the safety philosophy of irradiation facilities. But problems occur when somebody tries to understand or analyse a safety system or develop a new one because there is a lack of practical examples in Safety Series 107 or other IAEA (International Atomic Energy Agency) publications for irradiation facilities. This paper tries to fill this lack of information by providing a series of practical examples and explanations about Defence in
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doi:10.15392/bjrs.v3i2a.177 fatcat:ymlk46iuvvaqhpyl2ivbnyawdy