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Traveling wave reactor

  1. Apr 9, 2010 #1


    Has anyone here ever heard of a TerraPower reactor or 'traveling wave reactor'?

    Bill Gates describes this in his TED lecture.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=<object width="640" height="385"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/JaF-fq2Zn7I&hl=en_US&fs=1&"></param><param [Broken] name="allowFullScreen" value="true"></param><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always"></param><embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/JaF-fq2Zn7I&hl=en_US&fs=1&" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" allowscriptaccess="always" allowfullscreen="true" width="640" height="385"></embed></object>

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=<object width="480" height="385"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/DIfMmqKYC6w&hl=en_US&fs=1&"></param><param [Broken] name="allowFullScreen" value="true"></param><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always"></param><embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/DIfMmqKYC6w&hl=en_US&fs=1&" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" allowscriptaccess="always" allowfullscreen="true" width="480" height="385"></embed></object>

    Reference:
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Traveling_wave_reactor" [Broken]
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/TerraPower" [Broken]
     
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  3. Apr 10, 2010 #2

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