Prototype Moderator at the AKR-2 Training Reactor

  • Jan Philipp DabruckEmail author
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The simulation results on the optimization studies of a laser- and an accelerator-driven neutron source which are shown in Chaps.  3 and  4, respectively, are to be verified by means of experimental measurements on a prototype moderator. For this purpose, it is advisable to test the moderator at an existing and well-characterized neutron source with the advantage that additional effects like the ion-target interaction can be neglected.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of Georesources and Materials Engineering, Institute for Nuclear Engineering and Technology Transfer (NET)RWTH Aachen UniversityAachenGermany

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