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Title: Radioisotopic Thermoelectric Generator (RTG) Surveillance

This lecture discusses stockpile stewardship efforts and the role surveillance plays in the process. Performance of the RTGs is described, and the question of the absence of anticipated He is addressed.
Authors:
 [1]
  1. Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1329647
Report Number(s):
LA-UR--16-27508
TRN: US1700392
DOE Contract Number:
AC52-06NA25396
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Research Org:
Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA). Office of Defense Programs (DP) (NA-10)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
07 ISOTOPE AND RADIATION SOURCES; THERMOELECTRIC GENERATORS; LECTURES; PERFORMANCE; RADIOISOTOPE HEAT SOURCES; INTERSTITIAL HELIUM GENERATION; PLUTONIUM 238