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Small and Medium Reactors: I. Status and Prospects II

Nuclear Energy Agency

Small and Medium Reactors: I. Status and Prospects II

Technical Supplement

by Nuclear Energy Agency

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Published by Organization for Economic .
Written in English

  • Nuclear power & engineering,
  • Power networks, systems, stations & plants,
  • Nuclear Power Stations,
  • Science/Mathematics

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    Number of Pages206
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9126959M
    ISBN 10926413560X
    ISBN 109789264135604

    Structured Catalysts and Reactors Andrzej Cybulski Offering in-depth discussions of structured catalysts and furnishing a new approach to catalytic processes, this unique resource;the only comprehensive book of its kind available on the subject;describes in detail monolithic, membrane, and arranged catalysts for use in two and three-phase. Yet as Tom Blees recounts in his book Prescription for the Planet (especially Chapter 4, which is available free here), fast reactors can utilise 95% or more of the fissile energy in their fuel. Blees proposes a design called the ‘Integral Fast Reactor’ (IFR), originally developed at the Argonne National Laboratory in the United States, and.

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