liquid metal reactor

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a nuclear reactor using liquid metal as a coolant

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The benchmark experiments include a dozen or more plate-lattice critical covering of a wide range of compositions characteristic of liquid metal reactors, light water reactors, heavy water reactors, and gas-cooled reactors, for example.
The PRISM concept, now called the Advanced Liquid Metal Reactor (ALMR), was developed by a team of 10 companies led by GE.
Much like liquid metal reactors, MSRs operate at higher temperatures than LWRs and at near atmospheric pressures, and the power generated decreases as the reactor heats up.
A majority of these other designs are liquid metal reactors.