A Study of the Economics and Consequences of Recovery of Radioisotope Fuel Forms from Space Systems
NESDPS Office of Nuclear Energy Space and Defense Power Systems
1965 Aug 01
Originating Research Org.:
Sandia National Lab. (SNL-NM), Albuquerque, NM (United States)
OpenNet Entry Date:
1999 Sep 28
This report evaluates the recovery of radioisotope fuel from space power systems from the standpoint of economics. In addition, the effect of recovery on isotopic fuel production and availability is considered.