Rapid neutronic and thermal hydraulic analysis of LEU space reactor core

Nathaniel Read, Eugene Shwageraus

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Abstract

In order to minimise the mass of a 1MWe LEU space fission power system design, a rapid method of carrying out neutronic and thermal hydraulic analysis for the reactor is required.

Original languageEnglish
Article number109038
JournalAnnals of Nuclear Energy
Volume171
DOIs
StatePublished - 15 Jun 2022
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Deterministic neutronics
  • LEU
  • Nuclear space power

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nuclear Energy and Engineering

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