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Estimates of Tritium Produced Ratio in the Blanket of Fusion Reactors

DOI: 10.4236/ojm.2013.31002    3,873 Downloads   6,803 Views   Citations


For the preparation of tritium fuel as the main and rare fuel of reactors in the fusion reactors, the reactor blanket must be designed so that it provides enough tritium breeding ratio. The tritium breeding ratio, TBR, in the blanket of reactors should be greater than one, (TBR > 1), by applying lithium blanket. The calculations for proposed parameters (td , fb , η and tp), indicate that the estimated tritium breeding ratio is greater than one. The calculated TBR = 1.04 satisfies the tritium provision condition.

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M. Mahdavi and E. Asadi, "Estimates of Tritium Produced Ratio in the Blanket of Fusion Reactors," Open Journal of Microphysics, Vol. 3 No. 1, 2013, pp. 8-11. doi: 10.4236/ojm.2013.31002.


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