Izvestiya vuzov. Yadernaya Energetika

The peer-reviewed scientific and technology journal. ISSN: 0204-3327

The Beryllium Reflector Effects on Neutron-Physical Characteristics of the VVR-c Reactor Core

7/14/2012 2012 - #02 Physics and technology of nuclear reactors

Kochnov O.Yu. Kolesov V.V.

DOI: https://doi.org/10.26583/npe.2012.2.03

UDC: 621.039.51

The paper presents the results of neutron-physical calculations of the modified reactor core of the VVR-c. As a result of computational research we showed a significant increasing of the reactivity margin when beryllium reflector blocks are introduced into the reactor core of the VVR-c.