Pu236 Contaminant in Pu238 Produced in Power Reactors

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This paper discusses study findings on the amount of Pu236 contaminant in Pu238 being produced in power reactors. The utility of Pu238 produced from 237Np irradiation is dependent on the amount of Pu236 present.

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Topp, S. V. August 29, 2001.

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This paper discusses study findings on the amount of Pu236 contaminant in Pu238 being produced in power reactors. The utility of Pu238 produced from 237Np irradiation is dependent on the amount of Pu236 present.

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  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 786067
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Topp, S. V. Pu236 Contaminant in Pu238 Produced in Power Reactors, article, August 29, 2001; South Carolina. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc720598/: accessed October 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.