CANDU reactor as minor actinide/thorium burner with uniform power density in the fuel bundle


Sahin S., YALÇIN Ş., YILDIZ K., Sahin H. M. , ACIR A. , ŞAHİN N.

ANNALS OF NUCLEAR ENERGY, cilt.35, ss.690-703, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 35 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.anucene.2007.08.003
  • Dergi Adı: ANNALS OF NUCLEAR ENERGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.690-703

Özet

A CANDU reactor fueled with a mixed fuel made of thoria (ThO2) and nuclear waste actinides has been investigated. The mixed fuel composition has been varied in radial direction to achieve a uniform power distribution and fuel burn-up in the fuel bundle.