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Title: Neutronic Reactor Structure

Abstract

The neutronic reactor is comprised of a core consisting of natural uranium and heavy water with a K-factor greater than unity. The core is surrounded by a reflector consisting of natural uranium and ordinary water with a Kfactor less than unity. (AEC)

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Research Org.:
Originating Research Org. not identified
OSTI Identifier:
4014793
Patent Number(s):
2,986,508
Assignee:
U.S. Atomic Energy Commission DTIE; NSA-15-025614
NSA Number:
NSA-15-025614
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Other Information: Orig. Receipt Date: 31-DEC-61
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
REACTOR TECHNOLOGY; HEAVY WATER MODERATOR; MULTIPLICATION FACTORS; NATURAL URANIUM FUEL; PATENT; REACTOR CORE; REACTORS; REFLECTORS; VARIATIONS; WATER MODERATOR; ZONES; CONFIGURATION; HEAVY WATER; PLANNING; WATER

Citation Formats

Vernon, H. C., and Weinberg, A. M. Neutronic Reactor Structure. United States: N. p., 1961. Web.
Vernon, H. C., & Weinberg, A. M. Neutronic Reactor Structure. United States.
Vernon, H. C., and Weinberg, A. M. Tue . "Neutronic Reactor Structure". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/4014793.
@article{osti_4014793,
title = {Neutronic Reactor Structure},
author = {Vernon, H. C. and Weinberg, A. M.},
abstractNote = {The neutronic reactor is comprised of a core consisting of natural uranium and heavy water with a K-factor greater than unity. The core is surrounded by a reflector consisting of natural uranium and ordinary water with a Kfactor less than unity. (AEC)},
doi = {},
journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {1961},
month = {5}
}

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