Argonne Experimental Breeder Reactor

Argonne's Experimental Breeder Reactor (EBR) was used to generate electrical power. This was the first known production of electricity using the heat from nuclear fission., Credit Line: Digital Photo Archive, Department of Energy (DOE), courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives
Abstract/Description: Argonne's Experimental Breeder Reactor (EBR) was used to generate electrical power. This was the first known production of electricity using the heat from nuclear fission.
Subject(s): Laboratories
Nuclear physics--Research
Equipment and supplies
Breeder reactors
Argonne National Laboratory
Credit Line: Digital Photo Archive, Department of Energy (DOE), courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives
Catalog ID: Argonne National Laboratory F12