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Title: NEUTRONIC REACTOR FUEL ELEMENT

Abstract

A chemically nonreactive fuel composition for incorporation in aluminum- clad, plate type fuel elements for neutronic reactors is described. The composition comprises a mixture of aluminum and uranium carbide particles, the uranium carbide particles containing at least 80 wt.% UC/sub 2/.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
4106969
Patent Number(s):
2967141
Assignee:
U.S. Atomic Energy Commission
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
Y - NEW / CROSS SECTIONAL TECHNOLOGIES Y02 - TECHNOLOGIES OR APPLICATIONS FOR MITIGATION OR ADAPTATION AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE Y02E - REDUCTION OF GREENHOUSE GAS [GHG] EMISSIONS, RELATED TO ENERGY GENERATION, TRANSMISSION OR DISTRIBUTION
G - PHYSICS G21 - NUCLEAR PHYSICS G21C - NUCLEAR REACTORS
NSA Number:
NSA-15-008324
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Other Information: Orig. Receipt Date: 31-DEC-61
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
REACTOR TECHNOLOGY; ALUMINUM; CHEMICAL REACTIONS; FUEL CANS; FUEL ELEMENTS; FUELS; PLATES; REACTORS; URANIUM CARBIDES

Citation Formats

Picklesimer, M L, and Thurber, W C. NEUTRONIC REACTOR FUEL ELEMENT. United States: N. p., 1961. Web.
Picklesimer, M L, & Thurber, W C. NEUTRONIC REACTOR FUEL ELEMENT. United States.
Picklesimer, M L, and Thurber, W C. Sun . "NEUTRONIC REACTOR FUEL ELEMENT". United States.
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author = {Picklesimer, M L and Thurber, W C},
abstractNote = {A chemically nonreactive fuel composition for incorporation in aluminum- clad, plate type fuel elements for neutronic reactors is described. The composition comprises a mixture of aluminum and uranium carbide particles, the uranium carbide particles containing at least 80 wt.% UC/sub 2/.},
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place = {United States},
year = {1961},
month = {1}
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