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Unformatted text preview: 3. If R is the ﬁssion rate, then the power output is P = RQ, where Q is the energy released in each ﬁssion
event. Hence, R = P/Q = (1.0 W)/(200 × 106 eV)(1.60 × 10−19 J/eV) = 3.12 × 1010 ﬁssions/s. ...
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This note was uploaded on 11/12/2011 for the course PHYS 2001 taught by Professor Sprunger during the Fall '08 term at LSU.
 Fall '08
 SPRUNGER
 Physics, Energy, Power

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