© 2019 by Titans of Nuclear. Produced by the Energy Impact Center: www.energyimpactcenter.org

In this episode, we discuss...

  • Michael Reichenberger’s entrance into the nuclear industry as a mechanical engineer

  • How fission detectors measure neutrons in nuclear reactors

  • The design, development, and deployment of Micro-Pocket Fission Detectors in a test reactor

  • Advantages of the Advanced Test Reactor for nuclear fuels and materials testing

  • How the Radiation Measurements Laboratory supports INL by measuring irradiation

  • Benefits of real-time sensors in test reactors and how they impact development of commercial reactors

  • The potential value of real-time sensors in the operation of advanced reactor designs

Michael Reichenberger

Technical Lead, Radiation Measurements Laboratory, Idaho National Labs