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Title: METHOD FOR PURIFYING URANIUM

Abstract

A process is given for purifying a uranium-base nuclear material. The nuclear material is dissolved in zinc or a zinc-magnesium alloy and the concentration of magnesium is increased until uranium precipitates.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
4171713
Patent Number(s):
2934425
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-14-021615
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Other Information: Orig. Receipt Date: 31-DEC-60
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
CHEMISTRY; IMPURITIES; MAGNESIUM ALLOYS; PRECIPITATION; SOLUTIONS; URANIUM; ZINC; ZINC ALLOYS

Citation Formats

Knighton, J B, and Feder, H M. METHOD FOR PURIFYING URANIUM. United States: N. p., 1960. Web.
Knighton, J B, & Feder, H M. METHOD FOR PURIFYING URANIUM. United States.
Knighton, J B, and Feder, H M. Tue . "METHOD FOR PURIFYING URANIUM". United States.
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abstractNote = {A process is given for purifying a uranium-base nuclear material. The nuclear material is dissolved in zinc or a zinc-magnesium alloy and the concentration of magnesium is increased until uranium precipitates.},
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place = {United States},
year = {1960},
month = {4}
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