Boeing Radiation Effects Laboratory (BREL)

Neutron Generator

Type of Simulator

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Kaman Sciences 14-MeV neutron generator

Application

Neutrons for TREE, SEU, neutron damage studies and activation analysis

Test Object Size

Variable, depending on application

General Description

The facility consists of a Kaman Sciences neutron generator (accelerator type) that can produce high fluxes of nominally 14-MeV neutrons.

Dosimetry support is available and operating parameters are flexible.

Technical Characteristics

Neutron flux (max) > 1.0x1010 n/cm2-s
Target area (max) limited only by room and doorway

Special Features & Requirements

High-flux source of monoenergetic neutrons