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Title: NEUTRONIC REACTOR FUEL COMPOSITION

Abstract

Uranium-aluminum alloys in which boron is homogeneously dispersed by adding it as a nickel boride are described. These compositions have particular utility as fuels for neutronic reactors, boron being present as a burnable poison.

Inventors:
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Originating Research Org. not identified
OSTI Identifier:
4113374
Patent Number(s):
2967812
Assignee:
U.S. Atomic Energy Commission DTIE; NSA-15-007845
NSA Number:
NSA-15-007845
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Other Information: Orig. Receipt Date: 31-DEC-61
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
METALS, CERAMICS, AND OTHER MATERIALS; ALUMINUM ALLOYS; BORON; BURNUP; DISPERSIONS; FUELS; NICKEL BORIDES; POISONING; REACTORS; URANIUM ALLOYS

Citation Formats

Thurber, W.C. NEUTRONIC REACTOR FUEL COMPOSITION. United States: N. p., 1961. Web.
Thurber, W.C. NEUTRONIC REACTOR FUEL COMPOSITION. United States.
Thurber, W.C. Tue . "NEUTRONIC REACTOR FUEL COMPOSITION". United States.
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abstractNote = {Uranium-aluminum alloys in which boron is homogeneously dispersed by adding it as a nickel boride are described. These compositions have particular utility as fuels for neutronic reactors, boron being present as a burnable poison.},
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place = {United States},
year = {1961},
month = {1}
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