Unique research equipment

Neutron therapy medical system

It generates reactor neutrons beam having optimal parameters to provide radiation therapy of malignant tumors. It is installed in the designated box in the physical chamber of Water-and-Air Reactor (one product) (VVR-ts) along the neutron beam’s axis of the horizontal experimental channel #1. This reactor is installed in the Research Physicochemical Institute named after L.Y. Karpov in the city of Obninsk (Moscow region).


  • Mass: 450 kg;
  • Dimensions:  1700×1500×1200 mm.