TPU scientists propose a quick way to obtain nuclear fuel with use cycle up to 15 years

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Nuclear scientists from Tomsk Polytechnic University have proposed a technology to quickly and cost-efficiently obtain a large amount of nuclear fuel for fast neutron reactors. The authors of the project, which is carried out under the Russian Science Foundation (RSF), proposed using isotopes, which can prolong the fuel cycle up to 15 years. 

Period9 Aug 2019

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  • TitleTPU scientists propose a quick way to obtain nuclear fuel with use cycle up to 15 years
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletTPU News
    Media typeWeb
    CountryRussian Federation
    Date9.8.19
    DescriptionNuclear scientists from Tomsk Polytechnic University have proposed a technology to quickly and cost-efficiently obtain a large amount of nuclear fuel for fast neutron reactors. The authors of the project, which is carried out under the Russian Science Foundation (RSF), proposed using isotopes, which can prolong the fuel cycle up to 15 years.
    URLhttps://news.tpu.ru/en/news/2019/08/09/35102/
    PersonsIgor Vladimirovich Shamanin