International Journal of Nuclear Energy / 2014 / Article / Fig 3

Research Article

Improving Nuclear Safety of Fast Reactors by Slowing Down Fission Chain Reaction

Figure 3

Radial distribution of the contribution given by neutrons of the reflector with lifetimes as long as and longer into the reactivity gain . The reflector is made of 208Pb or natural lead, thickness—from 2 m to 6 m.

We are committed to sharing findings related to COVID-19 as quickly and safely as possible. Any author submitting a COVID-19 paper should notify us at to ensure their research is fast-tracked and made available on a preprint server as soon as possible. We will be providing unlimited waivers of publication charges for accepted articles related to COVID-19.