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Stands for Training, Research, Isotopes, General Atomics

TRIGA is a swimming pool reactor that can be installed without a containment building, and is designed for research and testing use by scientific institutions and universities for purposes such as undergraduate and graduate education, private commercial research, non-destructive testing and isotope production.

See also:: wikipedia:TRIGA

Mark I, Mark II, Mark III and other variants of the TRIGA design have subsequently been produced, and a total of 33 TRIGA reactors have been installed at locations across the United States. A further 33 reactors have been installed in other countries.