J. Phys. IV France 09 (1999) Pr7-17-Pr7-33
Accelerator Driven Systems (ADS), physics principles and specificitiesM. Salvatores
CEA-DRN, bâtiment 707, CE Cadarache, 13108 Saint-Paul-lez-Durance cedex, France
The physics principles of accelerator driven systems are presented, together with their specific characteristics in particular in the field of neutronics. Their potential role in partitioning/transmutation strategies is also illustrated.
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