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Energy Conversion System Reference Handbook Volume X - Reactor System Design

Report Number: WADD TR 60-699 Volume X
Author: Atomics International, Electro-Optical Systems, Inc.
Corporate Author: Atomics International Canoga Park, Calif.
Corporate Report Number: EOS REPORT 390-FINAL
Laboratory: Flight Accessories Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1960-09
Pages: 123
Contract: AF 33(616)-6791
Project: 4769
Task: 61048
AD Number: AD0256884

Abstract:
This report discusses various aspects of reactor design with respect to inherent limitations and system requirements and outlines in some detail many problems which are common to all nuclear systems such as shielding, reliability, heat rejection, and safety are outlined in some detail.


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Lockheed Martin Missiles & Fire Control
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