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Title: The Chernobyl-4 entombment. Yesterday, today, tomorrow

A covering was constructed over the Chernobyl-4 reactor buidings for purposes of protecting the surrounding area. However, the remains of unit 4 were not hermetically enclosed. Questions remain as to the state of the covering and the interior of the reactor.
Authors:
 [1]
  1. RRC, Kurchatov Institute, Moscow (Russian Federation)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
107214
Report Number(s):
CONF-920957--
Journal ID: TANSAO; ISSN 0003-018X; TRN: 95:020954
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: Transactions of the American Nuclear Society; Journal Volume: 67; Journal Issue: Suppl.1; Conference: 3. annual Nuclear Society International (NSI) meeting: nuclear technology tomorrow, St. Petersburg (Russian Federation), 14-18 Sep 1992; Other Information: PBD: 1993
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
22 NUCLEAR REACTOR TECHNOLOGY; 21 NUCLEAR POWER REACTORS AND ASSOCIATED PLANTS; CHERNOBYLSK-4 REACTOR; RADIATION PROTECTION; RADIOACTIVITY; CONTAINMENT; FORECASTING; THERMAL SHIELDS; SHIELDING MATERIALS; RADIOACTIVE MATERIALS