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Title: PRODUCING ENERGY AND RADIOACTIVE FISSION PRODUCTS

Abstract

This patent broadly discloses the production of plutonium by the neutron bombardment of uranium to produce neptunium which decays to plutonium, and the fissionability of plutonium by neutrons, both fast and thermal, to produce energy and fission products.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Originating Research Org. not identified
OSTI Identifier:
4182233
Patent Number(s):
2908621
Assignee:
U.S. Atomic Energy Commission DTIE; NSA-14-008263
NSA Number:
NSA-14-008263
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Other Information: Orig. Receipt Date: 31-DEC-60
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
REACTOR TECHNOLOGY; ENERGY; FAST NEUTRONS; FISSION; FISSION PRODUCTS; IRRADIATION; NEUTRONS; PLUTONIUM; PRODUCTION; THERMAL NEUTRONS; URANIUM

Citation Formats

Segre, E., Kennedy, J.W., and Seaborg, G.T. PRODUCING ENERGY AND RADIOACTIVE FISSION PRODUCTS. United States: N. p., 1959. Web.
Segre, E., Kennedy, J.W., & Seaborg, G.T. PRODUCING ENERGY AND RADIOACTIVE FISSION PRODUCTS. United States.
Segre, E., Kennedy, J.W., and Seaborg, G.T. Tue . "PRODUCING ENERGY AND RADIOACTIVE FISSION PRODUCTS". United States.
@article{osti_4182233,
title = {PRODUCING ENERGY AND RADIOACTIVE FISSION PRODUCTS},
author = {Segre, E. and Kennedy, J.W. and Seaborg, G.T.},
abstractNote = {This patent broadly discloses the production of plutonium by the neutron bombardment of uranium to produce neptunium which decays to plutonium, and the fissionability of plutonium by neutrons, both fast and thermal, to produce energy and fission products.},
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place = {United States},
year = {1959},
month = {10}
}