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Review Article

Application Prospect of Fission-Powered Spacecraft in Solar System Exploration Missions

Figure 9

Lunar demo underneath the moon surface with reactor core, reflector, shield, etc.: (a) 1 kWe HEU lunar demo, (b) 1 kWe LEU lunar demo, (c) 10 kWe HEU Mars ISRU, and (d) 10 kWe LEU Mars ISRU.