By H Nifenecker
Curiosity has risen lately within the reactors, that are acknowledged may well produce strength and transmute radioactive wastes in a purifier and more secure demeanour than present nuclear energy reactors. Nifenecker, O. Meplan, and S. David (all Institute of Nuclear Physics, France) supply an intuitive rationalization of the present know-how and economics, for college kids and practitioners in nuclear reactor know-how who've now not inevitably encountered the technique earlier than nor are intimate with such advanced codes because the Monte Carlo style. they start via starting off the context of power use and resources, then talk about such facets as basic reactor concept, sensible simulation equipment, gas reprocessing options, regular homes, and situations for improvement. allotted within the US by way of AIDC
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Accelerator Driven Subcritical Reactors by H Nifenecker