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Research reactors in Germany - Reportable events since commissioning

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Research reactors with a continuous thermal power above 50 kW Type Thermal power
(MWth)
Year of initial criticality Year of final shut-down Number of reportable events since commissioning
as of 28. February 2015
BER II Berlin Experimental Reactor Unit II Pool / MTR 10.0 1973   69
FR 2 Karlsruhe Research Reactor Unti 2
Tank / D2O 44.0 1961 1981 4
FRG-1 Research Reactor Geesthacht Unit 1
Pool / MTR 5.0 1958 2010 43
FRJ-2 Research Reactor Jülich (DIDO) Tank / D2O 23.0 1962 2006 64
FRM Research Reactor Munich Pool / MTR 4.0 1957 2000 22
FRM-II Munich High-flux Neutron Source in Garching Unit II Pool / Compact core with D2O-moderator 20.0 2004   15
FMRB Research and Measuring Reactor Braunschweig Pool / MTR 1.0 1967 1995 7
FRMZ TRIGA Mark II Research Reactor of the Mainz University Pool / TRIGA Mark II 0.1 1965   5
FRN Research Reactor Neuherberg Pool / TRIGA Mark III 1.0 1972 1982 -
RFR Research Reactor Rossendorf Tank / WWR-S (M) 10.0 1957 1991 10

Abbreviations:

MTR Materials Testing Reactor
WWR-S Water-cooled Water-moderated Reactor of the Russian Type,
S stands for serail production and M for modification

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