Accession Number:

AD0631738

Title:

PRINCIPLES OF DESIGN AND ARRANGEMENT OF BIOLOGICAL SHIELDING IN MARINE REACTORS,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Report Date:

1966-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

13.0

Abstract:

Methods of reducing the weight of biological shielding for shipboard nuclear reactors are discussed. Attention is given to selection of shielding materials, proper arrangement of layers of material, and arrangement of the shielding with respect to the reactor.

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering
  • Nuclear Radiation Shielding, Protection and Safety
  • Nuclear Propulsion

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE