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Atomic Energy

, Volume 93, Issue 5, pp 912–916 | Cite as

Spatiotemporal Energy Distribution in a Pulsed Coupled Reactor System

  • K. V. Berezhnoi
  • P. P. D'yachenko
  • O. A. Elovskii
  • O. F. Kukharchuk
  • Yu. A. Prokhorov
  • G. N. Fokin
  • P. A. Yakubov
Article

Abstract

The basic characteristics of nonstationary neutron transport in a subcritical component of a coupled pulsed reactor system are studied. The investigations are performed on the reactor-laser setup of stand B. The existence of a phenomenon which is unusual for nuclear reactors – a spherical wave of fission – in the subcritical assembly is confirmed experimentally. The basic characteristics of this “wave” are determined experimentally and confirmed computationally for a three-core pulsed reactor–laser system.

Keywords

Reactor System Energy Distribution Basic Characteristic Laser System Couple Reactor 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • K. V. Berezhnoi
    • 1
  • P. P. D'yachenko
    • 1
  • O. A. Elovskii
    • 1
  • O. F. Kukharchuk
    • 1
  • Yu. A. Prokhorov
    • 1
  • G. N. Fokin
    • 1
  • P. A. Yakubov
    • 1
  1. 1.State Science Center of the Russian Federation – A. I. Leipunskii Physics and Power-Engineering InstituteRussia

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