Category: India’s decade

  • Fast breader reactors

    Fast breeder reactors (FBRs) are a type of nuclear reactor that uses fast neutrons to generate more fuel than they consume. They are called “breeder” reactors because they “breed” more fuel than they use. The most common type of FBRs are liquid metal cooled fast breeder reactors (LMFBRs) In these reactors, fast neutrons are used…

  • Future of India’s nuclear program.

    India has a long-standing nuclear program, which began in the 1950s with the establishment of the Atomic Energy Commission. The country’s nuclear program has been focused on developing the capabilities for peaceful uses of nuclear energy, as well as for military purposes. India has made significant progress in its nuclear program in recent years and…