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Title: Fusion-breeder program

The various approaches to a combined fusion-fission reactor for the purpose of breeding /sup 239/Pu and /sup 233/U are described. Design aspects and cost estimates for fuel production and electricity generation are discussed. (MOW)
Authors:
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
6629486
Report Number(s):
UCID-19601
ON: DE83004168
DOE Contract Number:
W-7405-ENG-48
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Research Org:
Lawrence Livermore National Lab., CA (USA)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
70 PLASMA PHYSICS AND FUSION TECHNOLOGY; HYBRID REACTORS; COST; ECONOMICS; BREEDING; DESIGN; FEASIBILITY STUDIES; MAGNETIC MIRROR TYPE REACTORS; NUCLEAR FUELS; POWER GENERATION; TOKAMAK TYPE REACTORS; ENERGY SOURCES; FUELS; MATERIALS; NUCLEAR FUEL CONVERSION; REACTOR MATERIALS; THERMONUCLEAR REACTORS 700200* -- Fusion Energy-- Fusion Power Plant Technology