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Title: NEUTRONIC REACTOR

Abstract

BS>A reactor cooled by water, biphenyl, helium, or other fluid with provision made for replacing the fuel rods with the highest plutonium and fission product content without disassembling the entire core and for promptly cooling the rods after their replacement in order to prevent build-up of heat from fission product activity is described.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Originating Research Org. not identified
OSTI Identifier:
4192509
Patent Number(s):
2910418
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-14-008266
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Other Information: Orig. Receipt Date: 31-DEC-60
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
REACTOR TECHNOLOGY; BURNUP; COOLING; FISSION PRODUCTS; FUEL ELEMENTS; GAS COOLANT; HELIUM; ORGANIC COOLANT; PLUTONIUM; POLYPHENYLS; REACTOR CORE; REACTOR FUELING; REACTORS; WATER COOLANT

Citation Formats

Creutz, E C, Ohlinger, L A, Weinberg, A M, Wigner, E P, and Young, G J. NEUTRONIC REACTOR. United States: N. p., 1959. Web.
Creutz, E C, Ohlinger, L A, Weinberg, A M, Wigner, E P, & Young, G J. NEUTRONIC REACTOR. United States.
Creutz, E C, Ohlinger, L A, Weinberg, A M, Wigner, E P, and Young, G J. Tue . "NEUTRONIC REACTOR". United States.
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title = {NEUTRONIC REACTOR},
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abstractNote = {BS>A reactor cooled by water, biphenyl, helium, or other fluid with provision made for replacing the fuel rods with the highest plutonium and fission product content without disassembling the entire core and for promptly cooling the rods after their replacement in order to prevent build-up of heat from fission product activity is described.},
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place = {United States},
year = {1959},
month = {10}
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