Molten Salt Reactor | by Rudy Konings (EC-JRC)

Molten Salt Reactors (MSR) have gained worldwide interest in recent years due their appealing characteristics with respect to safety and resource utilisation. In this reactor type the fuel is a liquid salt containing the fissile and fertile material to maintain the nuclear chain reaction. The liquid salt also serves as the primary coolant, and as … Continue reading Molten Salt Reactor | by Rudy Konings (EC-JRC)