NUCLEAR ENGINEERING AND DESIGN, vol.236, no.17, pp.1778-1788, 2006 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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NUCLEAR ENGINEERING AND DESIGN
Weapon grade plutonium is used as a booster fissile fuel material in the form of mixed ThO2/PuO2 fuel in a Canada Deuterium Uranium (CANDU) fuel bundle in order to assure the initial criticality at startup.