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Liquid Metal Fuel Reactor Experiment: The Economic Comparison of a Large-Scale LMFR Breeder & Burner

Description: Results of a study to compare economic factors of of burner- versus breeder-type liquid metal fuel reactors. The study takes into account several pertinent criteria and factors to ensure that the reactors would be reasonable to implement.
Date: May 1957
Creator: Babcock & Wilcox Company
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Liquid Metal Fuel Reactor Experiment (Phase 1C): Supplement to LMFRE Reference Design Report

Description: This supplement describes a number of modifications to the Liquid Metal Fuel Reactor Experiment (LMFRE), including (1) engineering design changes to achieve economies in the original reference design, and (2) a revised cost estimate that reapportions the various construction, research and development, and operating costs in accordance with procedures established by the Atomic Energy Commission.
Date: December 1957
Creator: Babcock & Wilcox Company
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Design for a Fast Flux Liquid Metal Loop in the Advanced Test Reactor

Description: The purpose of this document is to present criteria for the Titles I and II design of the Fast Flux Loop Facility which is to be a part of the Advanced Test Reactor. This facility is to be used for irradiation of fast reactor assemblies under simulated fast reactor operating conditions.
Date: July 1962
Creator: Babcock & Wilcox Company. Atomic Energy Division.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Irradiation Performance of Thoria-Urania Fuel Materials: Quarterly Technical Report, Number 2, October - December 1964

Description: From introduction: "Complete exploitation of the advantages of thorium as a fertile material in thermal and particular resonant spectrum reactors has been inhibited by the lack of quantitative physical property data for thoria and thoria-urania fuels."
Date: October 1964
Creator: Babcock & Wilcox Company
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

NS Savannah Upgrading Analog Computer Analysis

Description: From abstract: "This work amplified previous design studies by considering accidents of greater severity, automatic limiting devices to preclude safety action, and more realistic parameters based on operating experience."
Date: November 1962
Creator: Rosser, R.M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department