Accession Number : AD0852138

Title :   Small Scale Reactor Shielding,

Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA

Personal Author(s) : Broder, D. L.

Report Date : 10 APR 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 440

Abstract : The paper on reactor shielding covers the following areas in nine chapters: biological shielding of reactors used in transport facilities, radiation sources of nuclear power plants, calculating neutron fluxes in biological shields for reactors, gamma-attenuation in shieldings, methods of calculating radiative heat release and capture gamma-radiation yield, methods for determining the optimal composition of biological shielding, optimization of thermal reactor shielding, borating of thermal shielding, and optimization of total reactor shielding.

Descriptors :   *REACTOR SHIELDING CALCULATIONS), (*NUCLEAR ENGINEERING, REACTOR SHIELDING MATERIALS, HEAT SHIELDS, NEUTRON FLUX, RADIOACTIVITY, DOSE RATE, REACTOR THEORY, DAMAGE, RADIATION EFFECTS, REACTOR OPERATION, NUCLEAR POWER PLANTS, USSR.

Subject Categories : Nuclear Radiation Shield, Protection & Safety

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE