Science and Technology of Nuclear Installations / 2013 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Moderating Material to Compensate the Drawback of High Minor Actinide Containing Transmutation Fuel on the Feedback Effects in SFR Cores

Table 1

Comparison of the transmutation efficiency between the reference cases without and the cases with moderating material for the different transmutation fuels.

Transmutation eff. (comparison)Am-241Am-243Cm-242Cm-244Np-239

2% Np 2% Am EOL3.87%−1.28%−2.68%−9.18%5.65%
 3% Am EOL4.27%0.02%−2.43%−8.24%
 5% Am EOL4.04%1.42%−2.15%−7.05%
 8% Am EOL3.59%2.20%−1.93%−6.30%
2% Np 2% Am EOL
 3% Am EOL
 5% Am EOL
 8% Am EOL−7.6950E − 06−2.8100E − 064.1970E − 074.2524E − 06