EPJ Web of Conferences
Volume 66, 2014INPC 2013 – International Nuclear Physics Conference
|Number of page(s)||4|
|Section||New Facilities and Instrumentation|
|Published online||20 March 2014|
Design study of 10 kW direct fission target for RISP project
1 RISP, Institute for Basic Science, 70, Yusung-gu, Daejeon 305-811, Korea
2 Department of Nuclear Engineering, Hanyang University, Seoul 133-791, Korea
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Published online: 20 March 2014
We are developing Isotope Separation On-Line (ISOL) target system, which consists of 1.3 mm-thick uranium-carbide multi-disks and cylindrical tantalum heater, to be installed in new facility for Rare Isotope Science Project in Korea. The intense neutron-rich nuclei are produced via the fission process using the uranium carbide targets with a 70 MeV proton beam. The fission rate was estimated to be ∼1.5 × 1013/sec for 10 kW proton beam. The target system has been designed to be operated at a temperature of ∼2000 °C so as to improve the release effciency.
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