materials testing reactor


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materials testing reactor

[mə′tir·ē·əlz ‚test·iŋ rē‚ak·tər]
(nucleonics)
A nuclear reactor designed mainly for studying the behavior of materials and equipment subjected to large fluxes of neutrons and other radiation.
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Fluor Daniel has been working at INEL since 1950 when it constructed the Materials Testing Reactor, the first in a series of four reactors constructed or designed by the company.

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