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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.

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Authors: AHLF J, JRC Petten (NL);BERGMANS H, Energieonderzoek Centrum Nederland, Nuclear Facilities (NL)
Bibliographic Reference: Article: Nuclear Europe Worldscan (1995)
Record Number: 199511302 / Last updated on: 1995-11-23
Original language: en
Available languages: en