Language selection


CANDU safety design

An abstract of a technical paper presented at:
CNS CANDU Technology and Safety Course
Toronto, Ontario
October 28 – 30, 2013

Prepared by:
Wei Shen, Technical Specialist
Physics and Fuel Division (PFD)
Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC)


The Canadian Nuclear Society (CNS) is presenting the CANDU Reactor Technology and Safety Course to enhance the professional and technical capabilities of its members (and non-members) working in or interested in the nuclear industry. This course presents an extensive overview of the important disciplines in CANDU reactor technology and safety. The lecture on CANDU safety design provides an introduction to the nuclear safety design philosophy. It also presents CANDU safety design from both designer's perspective and regulator's perspective. The lecture is ideally suited for beginning professionals, but also beneficial to experienced professionals.

To obtain a copy of the abstract's document, contact the CNSC. When contacting the CNSC, please provide the title and date of the abstract.

Page details

Date modified: