experimental reactor

experimental reactor

[ik‚sper·ə′ment·əl rē′ak·tər]
(nucleonics)
A reactor to test the design of a new reactor concept.
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To make room for the many innovations in plasma physics since he prepared the 2012 first edition, Horton has dropped from the second edition his treatments of ion acoustic turbulence, the compact high-field ignition machines, and some topics special to the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER) program.
On September 11, 2017, Director General of ROSATOM Alexey Likhachev paid a working visit to the construction site of the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER) at the invitation of ITER Organization Director-General Bernard Bigot.
Culham is home to the Joint European Torus experimental reactor, the largest tokamak in the world, and holds the global record for sustaining the longest fusion reaction.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Director General of France's International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor Bernard Bigot voiced ITER's full endorsement for Iran's membership in the nuclear fusion project, and said both sides will benefit from the outcome of the project.
HBM FiberSensing has announced it has been awarded the contract for Phase II of the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER) project, as part of a joint agreement with Smartec.
M2 EQUITYBITES-May 20, 2014-Toshiba commissioned by Japan Atomic Energy Agency to manufacture toroidal field coils for the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor
The following December, German officials met with the Department of Energy to discuss Germany paying to dispose of waste from a shuttered experimental reactor, according to a letter obtained by Clements under the Freedom of Information Act.
EU Council formally adopted, on 13 December 2013, a decision establishing the European joint undertaking for the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER).
The Competitiveness Council reached a political agreement, on 3 December, which upholds the decision to fund the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER) directly from the European Union budget for 2014-2020.
Data feed from the off-line Monju experimental reactor in Fukui Prefecture for the Emergency Response Support System has been halted since early Monday, the Nuclear Regulation Authority said, suspecting the fiber optic cable was severed or damaged after a landslide.
The project is set to receive the first of about one million components for its experimental reactor.
BOILING REACTOR WILL MAKE SUPERHEATED STEAM--An Argonne National Laboratory experimental reactor achieved criticality for the first time Feb.

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