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FUEL RATING [1 record]

Record 1 2001-06-13

English

Subject field(s)
  • Nuclear Power Stations
  • Nuclear Fission Reactors
DEF

Quotient of the total thermal power of a reactor and the initial mass of fissile and fertile nuclides. [Definition standardized by ISO.]

OBS

Sometimes the quotient is formed with the mass of the initial charge. It is commonly expressed in megawatts per tonne.

OBS

fuel rating: term standardized by ISO.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Centrales nucléaires
  • Réacteurs nucléaires de fission
DEF

Quotient de la puissance thermique totale d'un réacteur par la masse initiale des nucléides fissiles et fertiles. [Définition normalisée par l'ISO].

OBS

Parfois le quotient est formé à l'aide de la masse de la charge initiale. Il est communément exprimé en mégawatts par tonne.

OBS

puissance spécifique : terme normalisé par l'ISO.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Centrales nucleares
  • Reactores nucleares de fisión
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