The HFR Petten : A multipurpose research and test reactor in the frame of the European Union
This article gives an overview of the research performed at the HFR Petten, one of the most powerful multi-purpose research and test reactors in the world. HFR supports research and development in a number of important areas: materials and fuel testing for the deployment of nuclear fission energy; irradiation behaviour of candidate materials for controlled nuclear fusion installations; neutron radiography and neutron activation analysis; research with neutron beams in materials science and medical therapy; the production of radioisotopes for scientific, industrial and medical applications.
Bibliographic Reference: Article: Nuclear Europe Worldscan (1995)
Record Number: 199511302 / Last updated on: 1995-11-23
Original language: en
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