###### Fundamentals of Nuclear Reactor Physics (Instructor's Solution Manual)

160 SOLVED PROBLEMS

Question: 4.5

## Verify Eq. (4.18). ...

Substitute Eq. (4.2) into Eq. (4.1): k_{\in...
Question: 4.4

## Suppose the nonleakage probability for a sodium cooled fast reactor specified in ...

From Eq. (3.2) k_{\infty}=k/P_{NL}=1.0/0.9=...
Question: 3.3

## In Eq.(3.31) suppose that the neutron slowing down past Eo is due entirely from ...

First write Eq. (3.32) as :s(E)q_{o}=\int_{...
Question: 2.13

## Equal volumes of graphite and iron are mixed together. Fifteen percent of the volume ...

The density of air is too small to contribute sign...
Question: 10.3

## A thermal reactor fueled with uranium has been operating at constant power for several ...

To find the ratio we begin with Eq. (10.15) [latex...
Question: 10.2

## Make a logarithmic plot of the effective half-life of xenon-135 over the flux range ...

The effective half-life of xenon is given by [late...
Question: 10.1

## Prove that for a reactor operating at a very high flux level, the maximum xenon-135 ...

The Xenon concentration following shutdown is give...
Question: 9.13

## A 2,400 MW(t) plutonium sodium-cooled fast reactor has the following characteristics: ...

The reactor undergoes a loss of flow transient wit...
Question: 9.12

## Repeat problem [9.10] for a plutonium fueled sodium cooled fast reactor with the ...

β1 := 0.00021          \operatorname{c1}:=\...
Question: 9.11

## Using the data and initial conditions from problem [10] apply appropriate software to ...

β1 := 0.00021          \operatorname{c1}:=\...