Accession Number : ADA275643


Title :   The TRIGA Reactor Facility at the Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute: A Simplified Technical Description. revision


Descriptive Note : Technical rept.


Corporate Author : ARMED FORCES RADIOBIOLOGY RESEARCH INST BETHESDA MD


Personal Author(s) : Moore, Mark L.


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/get-tr-doc/pdf?AD=ADA275643


Report Date : JAN 1994


Pagination or Media Count : 21


Abstract : This publication provides a simplified technical description of the TRIGA research reactor at AFRRI. Topics covered include general principles of reactor operation and a description of the TRIGA reactor and its unique features.


Descriptors :   *NUCLEAR REACTORS, *FISSION, *REACTOR SHIELDING MATERIALS, *RESEARCH REACTORS, COOLING, GAMMA RAYS, NEUTRONS, REACTOR OPERATION, REACTOR FUEL RODS, REACTOR CORES, CONTROL RODS, NUCLEAR REACTIONS, RADIOBIOLOGY, LEAD(METAL), RADIATION DOSAGE, REACTOR FUELS, EXPOSURE(PHYSIOLOGY)


Subject Categories : NUCLEAR POWER PLANTS AND FISSION REACTOR ENG
      NUCLEAR RADIATION SHIELD, PROTECTION & SAFETY
      FISSION REACTOR PHYSICS


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE