Reactor Physics Primer

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An introduction for the beginner to the fundamentals of nuclear physics is presented, dealing genernlly with the reactor physics aspects of the processes used at Hanford in the production of plutonium. The information is presented primarily for reactor operators and is intended as an aid toward better understanding of crucial pile conditions, as a training guide for new personnel, and as a source of subject matter for group discussion. (J.R.D.)

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Pages: 113

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Lockwood, E. H. November 15, 1957.

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  • Hanford Atomic Products Operation
    Publisher Info: General Electric Co. Hanford Atomic Products Operation, Richland, Wash.
    Place of Publication: Richland, Washington

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An introduction for the beginner to the fundamentals of nuclear physics is presented, dealing genernlly with the reactor physics aspects of the processes used at Hanford in the production of plutonium. The information is presented primarily for reactor operators and is intended as an aid toward better understanding of crucial pile conditions, as a training guide for new personnel, and as a source of subject matter for group discussion. (J.R.D.)

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Pages: 113

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  • Other Information: Orig. Receipt Date: 31-DEC-58

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  • Report No.: HW-51856
  • Grant Number: W-31-109-ENG-52
  • DOI: 10.2172/4335717 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 4335717
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc1026400

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  • November 15, 1957

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Lockwood, E. H. Reactor Physics Primer, report, November 15, 1957; Richland, Washington. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1026400/: accessed October 15, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.