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Synonyms for reactor

an electrical device used to introduce reactance into a circuit

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IRL is mainly intended for nuclear engineering and nuclear physics students, who otherwise would not have an opportunity to get insight into the practical aspects of reactor physics and its operation.
The Department of Energy has provided financial support to the designers of two small light water reactor programs for reactor certification and licensing work.
The nuclear reactors are highly steadfast in the resolve of safety aspect therefore; awareness must be dispensed to public in general, in order to vanquish the deluding scheme that paints a fallacious explosive and perilous portrait of nuclear reactor in the mind of a common person.
Today, only one reactor is operating but the plant has defied expectations to produce power well beyond its expected closure, which had been slated for 2010.
on Friday filed for state safety assessments on two more reactors, raising the number of units in Japan seeking to restart operation to 12 after the new safety requirements were introduced earlier this week.
The reactor was successful in both its defense and civilian duties for more than two decades.
The school is planning to renovate the reactor site for "unrestricted use," Ms.
MONDAY, MARCH 14 A fresh explosion destroys the building of reactor No3.
Dimona is a research reactor, or according to foreign publications, a reactor to produce nuclear weapons.
Loss of cooling water has reportedly led to "prolonged" exposure of fuel rods in the reactor cores, resulting in hydrogen gas formation.
For example, (1) at two reactors, no emergency response exercises had been conducted between the on-site guard force and off-site emergency response force, and one of these reactors lacked any formal response plans for emergencies involving attempts to steal HEU fuel; and (2) personnel at one research reactor did not search visitors or their belongings before granting them access to restricted areas where nuclear material is present.
Chemical reactor design, optimization, and scaleup, 2d ed.
A new micro-reactor, available for the FlowSyn reaction system, offers improvements in reproducibility and performance compared with conventional flow reactor designs.
First, there is no plutonium found in nature--bomb-grade plutonium must be produced in a reactor specifically designed for that purpose.
Nearly a half-century after the meltdown of a nuclear reactor at the Santa Susana Field Laboratory, serious questions remain about the scope of the accident and its impact on thousands of nearby residents.
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