Accession Number:

AD0605022

Title:

THE EFFECTS OF NEUTRON IRRADIATION ON REACTOR FUEL COMPOSITION AND REACTIVITY.

Descriptive Note:

Lecture notes,

Corporate Author:

RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

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Report Date:

1956-02-22

Pagination or Media Count:

28.0

Abstract:

Topics include the transmutation chains of nuclear fuel approximate chains for reactor work, concentrations of chain nuclei as a function of irradiation effects of irradiation on reactor reactivity the concept of a design reactor and design operating conditions, the reactiveness of fuel, examples of off-design reactor operation remarks on feed costs for U235, U238 burners.

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE