volume 233, issue 1-3, P377-390 2004
DOI: 10.1016/j.nucengdes.2004.08.033
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Abstract: The research and development (R&D) of the high temperature gas-cooled reactor (HTGR) has been carried out by the Japan Atomic Energy Research Institute (JAERI) since the 1960s. The construction of the high temperature engineering test reactor (HTTR) started in March 1991 for the purpose of the establishment and advancement of basic HTGR technology, as well as the application of advanced research. Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Fuji Electric, Toshiba, Hitachi, Nuclear Fuel Industries and Toyo Tanso have particip…

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