Suppose that the neutron ux in a nuclear fuel rod is 1 × 1014 neutrons/cm2/s. If the fuel in the…


Suppose that the neutron ux in a nuclear fuel rod is 1 × 1014 neutrons/cm2/s. If the fuel in the fuel rod is uranium dioxide (UO2) with an middle enlargement of 5%, how numerous ssions supervene in 1 cm3 of the fuel rod in ten seconds?