Catastrophic events in nuclear waste facilities

Probabilities of a Catastrophic Waste Hoist Accident at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant

with Moses Greenfield
1990
This paper uses the convolution theorem and fast Fourier transforms to compute probabilities of compound events associated with the failure of a nuclear waste hoist.

A Probabilistic Analysis of a Catastrophic Transuranic Waste Hoist Failure at the WIPP

with Moses Greenfield
1993
Further analysis of the waste hoist with FFT’s.

Probability of Failure of the TRUDOCK Crane System at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP)

with Moses Greenfield
2000
Analysis of probability of crane failure.