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Neutron initiator

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17:50 Apr 1, 2008
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English to French translations [PRO]
Nuclear Eng/Sci
English term or phrase: Neutron initiator
"If you have got a neutron initiator in there, something kicking out neutrons, you've got a chain reaction."
Contexte : fabrication d'une bombe atomique
J'ai trouvé "Initiateur de neutrons" mais j'aimerais savoir si c'est bien le terme exact. Merci !
Axelle531
Local time: 23:21
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4 +1initiateur de neutrons
FX Fraipont


  

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neutron initiator
initiateur de neutrons


Explanation:
"empilement de couches de matière fissile (initiateur de neutrons, réflecteur, tampon, couche de bore/aluminium)"
http://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fat_Man

FX Fraipont
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