The Frascati neutron generator
The 14 MeV neutron generator (FNG), in operation at the ENEA Frascati, produces up to 1.0 E11 neutrons per second and consists essentially of a deuterium-ion accelerator, a beam transport system and a target of titanium tritide, where neutrons are produced by the T(d,n)4He fusion reaction. An application of FNG in the frame of the research activity on controlled thermonuclear fusion research is briefly described.
Bibliographic Reference: Paper presented: 4th International Conference on Applications of Nuclear Techniques : Neutrons and their Applications, Crete (GR), June 12-18, 1994
Availability: Available from (1) as Paper EN 38418 ORA
Record Number: 199410912 / Last updated on: 1994-11-28
Original language: en
Available languages: en