CANTEACH – Resurse educaționale privind tehnologia reactoarelor de tip CANDU
The Essential CANDU – a textbook on the CANDU nuclear power plant technology
- The Essential CANDU (pdf 108Mb) – the complete text in one file, last revised 2017.04.12. See below for the content broken out chapter by chapter.
- Errata (pdf 504kb) – last revised 2020.02.11
- Textbook figures and Images – Free for non-commercial use, extracted for your convenience, copyrighted.
- Cover (pdf 1.4Mb) as of 2015.08.23
- Frontmatter (pdf 78kb) as of 2016.12.27
- Prologue – CANDU in Context (pdf 1.5Mb) by Dr. William J. Garland, as of 2014.09.18
- Chapter 1 Introduction to Nuclear Reactors (pdf 700kb) by Dr. Robin Chaplin, as of 2016.09.08Appendix – Historical Background (pdf 846kb) by Dr. Robin Chaplin, as of 2016.09.08
- Chapter 2 Genealogy of CANDU Reactors (pdf 3.5Mb) by Dr. Robin Chaplin, as of 2016.09.30Appendices (pdf 1.4Mb) by Dr. Robin Chaplin, as of 2016.12.02
- Chapter 3 Nuclear Processes and Neutron Physics (pdf 1.7Mb) by Dr. Guy Marleau, as of 2015.06.08
- Chapter 4 Reactor Statics (pdf 1.0Mb) by Dr. Benjamin Rouben and Dr. Eleodor Nichita, as of 2014.09.18
- Chapter 5 Reactor Dynamics (pdf 1.5kb) by Dr. Eleodor Nichita and Dr. Benjamin Rouben , as of 2017.03.21.
- Chapter 6 Thermalhydraulic Design (pdf 11.4Mb) by Dr. Nikola K. Popov, as of 2017.03.12
- Chapter 7 Thermalhydraulic Analysis (pdf 3.8Mb) by Dr. William J. Garland, as of 2017.01.08
- Chapter 8 Plant Systems (pdf 5.5Mb) by Dr. Robin Chaplin, as of 2016.09.08
- Chapter 9 Plant Operations (pdf 4.6Mb) by Dr. Robin Chaplin, as of 2016.09.08
- Chapter 10 Instrumentation and Control (pdf 735kb) by Dr. G. Alan Hepburn, as of 2014.09.18
- Chapter 11 Electrical Systems (pdf 874kb) by Dr. Jin Jiang – as of 2015.08.02
- Chapter 12 Radiation Protection and Environmental Safety (pdf 3.2Mb) by Dr. Edward Waller, as of 2014.09.18
- Chapter 13 Reactor Safety / Safety Analysis (pdf 4.8Mb) by Dr. Victor G. Snell, as of 2015.10.03.
- Chapter 14 Nuclear Reactor Materials (pdf 1.2Mb) by Dr. Derek H. Lister and Dr. William G. Cook, as of 2017.04.12
- Chapter 15 Nuclear Process Systems Chemistry and Corrosion (pdf 900kb) by Dr. William G. Cook and Dr. Derek H. Lister, as of 2014.09.18
- Chapter 16 Regulatory Requirements and Licensing (pdf 1.2Mb) by Dr. Victor G. Snell and Dr. Nikola K. Popov, as of 2014.09.18
- Chapter 17 Fuel (pdf 1.3Mb) by Mr. Mukesh Tayal and Mr. Milan Gacesa, as of 2014.12.11
- Chapter 18 Fuel Cycles (935kb) by Mr. Mukesh Tayal and Mr. Milan Gacesa, as of 2015.03.30
- Chapter 19 Storage and Disposal of Irradiated Fuel (pdf 806kb) by Mr. Milan Gacesa and Mr. Mukesh Tayal, as of 2015.12.03
- Chapter 20 Fuel Handling and Storage (4.6Mb) by Ms. Diane Damario, as of 2017.01.05
- Chapter 21 Incore Fuel Management (pdf 1.7Mb) by Dr. Benjamin Rouben, as of 2016.12.27
- Author Biographies (pdf 350kb), as of 2016.12.26
- Abbreviations (pdf 67kb), as of 2014.09.18
Comisia Națională pentru Controlul Activităților Nucleare
Agenția Internațională pentru Energie Atomică (International Atomic Energy Agency)