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Title: RADIOISOTOPE FUELED AUXILIARY POWER UNIT. Quarterly Progress Report No. 7, July-September 1958

Abstract

Progress made in the development of SNAP-1 and -3 is reported. SNAP-1 development reported includes: boiler development, fuel development, properties of cerium dioxide, materials corrosion, power conversion system development, shielding analysis, hazards evaluation, and ground test development. SNAP-3 development includes: power conversion analysis, thermoelectric generator development, and fuel element development. Information is given on the handling and transportation equipment for SNAP-1. (N.W.R.)

Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Martin Co., Baltimore Page(s): 116
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
4695722
Report Number(s):
MND-P-3004
NSA Number:
NSA-17-031764
DOE Contract Number:  
AT(30-3)-217
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Resource Relation:
Other Information: Orig. Receipt Date: 31-DEC-63
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
SPACE APPLICATIONS AND TECHNOLOGY; CERIUM 144; CERIUM OXIDES; CONVERSION; CORROSION; HEAT EXCHANGERS; MATERIALS TESTING; POWER; RADIATION PROTECTION; RADIOISOTOPES; SAFETY; SHIELDING; SNAP SYSTEMS; SPACE VEHICLES; THERMOELECTRICITY; NESDPS Office of Nuclear Energy Space and Defense Power Systems

Citation Formats

None. RADIOISOTOPE FUELED AUXILIARY POWER UNIT. Quarterly Progress Report No. 7, July-September 1958. United States: N. p., 1963. Web. doi:10.2172/4695722.
None. RADIOISOTOPE FUELED AUXILIARY POWER UNIT. Quarterly Progress Report No. 7, July-September 1958. United States. doi:10.2172/4695722.
None. Thu . "RADIOISOTOPE FUELED AUXILIARY POWER UNIT. Quarterly Progress Report No. 7, July-September 1958". United States. doi:10.2172/4695722. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/4695722.
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title = {RADIOISOTOPE FUELED AUXILIARY POWER UNIT. Quarterly Progress Report No. 7, July-September 1958},
author = {None},
abstractNote = {Progress made in the development of SNAP-1 and -3 is reported. SNAP-1 development reported includes: boiler development, fuel development, properties of cerium dioxide, materials corrosion, power conversion system development, shielding analysis, hazards evaluation, and ground test development. SNAP-3 development includes: power conversion analysis, thermoelectric generator development, and fuel element development. Information is given on the handling and transportation equipment for SNAP-1. (N.W.R.)},
doi = {10.2172/4695722},
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place = {United States},
year = {1963},
month = {10}
}