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Title: Coated ceramic breeder materials

Abstract

A breeder material for use in a breeder blanket of a nuclear reactor is disclosed. The breeder material comprises a core material of lithium containing ceramic particles which has been coated with a neutron multiplier such as Be or BeO, which coating has a higher thermal conductivity than the core material.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Argonne National Laboratory (ANL), Argonne, IL (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1176567
Patent Number(s):
H000259
Application Number:
06/899139
Assignee:
The United States of America as represented by the United States Department of Energy (Washington, DC)
DOE Contract Number:  
W-31-109-ENG-38
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 1986 Aug 22
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
22 GENERAL STUDIES OF NUCLEAR REACTORS; 36 MATERIALS SCIENCE; statutory invention registration

Citation Formats

Tam, Shiu-Wing, and Johnson, Carl E. Coated ceramic breeder materials. United States: N. p., 1987. Web.
Tam, Shiu-Wing, & Johnson, Carl E. Coated ceramic breeder materials. United States.
Tam, Shiu-Wing, and Johnson, Carl E. Tue . "Coated ceramic breeder materials". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1176567.
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abstractNote = {A breeder material for use in a breeder blanket of a nuclear reactor is disclosed. The breeder material comprises a core material of lithium containing ceramic particles which has been coated with a neutron multiplier such as Be or BeO, which coating has a higher thermal conductivity than the core material.},
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year = {1987},
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