publication . Article . Preprint . 2016

Influence of reflector materials and core coolant on the characteristics of accelerator driven systems

Paolo Saracco; Marco Ripani; Fabio Panza; Giovanni Ricco; Michail Osipenko;
Open Access
  • Published: 21 Dec 2016 Journal: Annals of Nuclear Energy, volume 109, pages 162-172 (issn: 0306-4549, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Elsevier BV
Abstract
Comment: 17 pages, 11 figures
Subjects
free text keywords: Nuclear Energy and Engineering, Physics - Computational Physics, Physics - Instrumentation and Detectors, Criticality, Neutron, Thermal power station, Thermal, Void coefficient, MOX fuel, Nuclear physics, Nuclear engineering, Materials science, Coolant, Neutron source
Funded by
EC| CHANDA
Project
CHANDA
solving CHAllenges in Nuclear DAta
  • Funder: European Commission (EC)
  • Project Code: 605203
  • Funding stream: FP7 | SP5 | Fission

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