2012

Fast Spectrum Reactors

Editors:

ISBN: 978-1-4419-9571-1 (Print) 978-1-4419-9572-8 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

  2. Overview

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 3-22

      Sustainable Development of Nuclear Energy and the Role of Fast Spectrum Reactors

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 23-38

      Introductory Design Considerations

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 39-46

      Economic Analysis of Fast Spectrum Reactors

  3. Neutronics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 47-47

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 49-76

      Nuclear Design

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 77-109

      Nuclear Data and Cross Section Processing

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 111-133

      Kinetics, Reactivity Effects, and Control Requirements

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 135-185

      Fuel Management

  4. Systems

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 187-187

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 189-234

      Fuel Pin and Assembly Design

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 235-262

      Fuel Pin Thermal Performance

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 263-298

      Core Thermal Hydraulics Design

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 299-363

      Core Materials

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 365-407

      Reactor Plant Systems

  5. Safety

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 409-409

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 411-426

      General Safety Considerations

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 427-449

      Protected Transients

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 451-463

      Unprotected Transients

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 465-486

      Severe Accidents and Containment Considerations

  6. Alternate Fast Reator Systems

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 487-487

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 489-511

      Gas-Cooled Fast Reactors

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 513-532

      Lead-Cooled Fast Reactors

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 533-720