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Title: METAL SHEATHED BODIES

Abstract

An aluminum-cased uranium fuel element is patented for use in nuclear reactors. A layer of a substance such as graphite or a metallic film, preferably of relatively low thermal-neutron capture cross section, between the uranium and aluminum prevents their interdiffusion.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Originating Research Org. not identified
OSTI Identifier:
4074084
Patent Number(s):
2990352
Assignee:
U.S. Atomic Energy Commission DTIE; NSA-15-020364
NSA Number:
NSA-15-020364
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Other Information: Orig. Receipt Date: 31-DEC-61
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
REACTOR TECHNOLOGY; ABSORPTION; ALUMINUM; CANNING; CONFIGURATION; DIFFUSION; FILMS; FUEL ELEMENTS; GRAPHITE; METALS; PATENT; REACTORS; THERMAL NEUTRONS

Citation Formats

Finniston, H.M., Wyatt, L.M., and Plail, O.S. METAL SHEATHED BODIES. United States: N. p., 1961. Web.
Finniston, H.M., Wyatt, L.M., & Plail, O.S. METAL SHEATHED BODIES. United States.
Finniston, H.M., Wyatt, L.M., and Plail, O.S. Tue . "METAL SHEATHED BODIES". United States.
@article{osti_4074084,
title = {METAL SHEATHED BODIES},
author = {Finniston, H.M. and Wyatt, L.M. and Plail, O.S.},
abstractNote = {An aluminum-cased uranium fuel element is patented for use in nuclear reactors. A layer of a substance such as graphite or a metallic film, preferably of relatively low thermal-neutron capture cross section, between the uranium and aluminum prevents their interdiffusion.},
doi = {},
journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {1961},
month = {6}
}