The results of postirradiation examinations of VVER-1000 and VVER-440 fuel rods Academic Article uri icon


  • The paper presents the results of postirradiation examination of the fuel rods having different fuel-cladding gaps, pellet densities, pellet inner diameters and so on. The fuel rods were irradiated in the material science reactor (MR) of the Kurchatov Institute of Atomic Energy and at 4 unit of the Novo-Voronezh nuclear powerplant. Some data on fission gas release and rod geometry and compared with computer code predictions. © 1991.

author list (cited authors)

  • Dubrovin, K. P., Ivanov, E. G., Strijov, P. N., & Yakovlev, V. V.

citation count

  • 0

complete list of authors

  • Dubrovin, KP||Ivanov, EG||Strijov, PN||Yakovlev, VV

publication date

  • February 1991