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Title: NEUTRONIC REACTOR FUEL ELEMENT

Abstract

A fuel slug for a reactor which acts as a safety device is described. The fuel slug is an aluminum tube with a foil lining the inside surface of the tube, the foil being fabricated of uranium in a lead matrix.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
4192510
Patent Number(s):
2907706
Assignee:
U.S. Atomic Energy Commission
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
G - PHYSICS G21 - NUCLEAR PHYSICS G21C - NUCLEAR REACTORS
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
NSA Number:
NSA-14-008262
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Other Information: Orig. Receipt Date: 31-DEC-60
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
REACTOR TECHNOLOGY; ALUMINUM; FOILS; FUEL ELEMENTS; LEAD; PLANNING; REACTOR SAFETY; REACTORS; TUBES; URANIUM

Citation Formats

Horning, W A, Lanning, D D, and Donahue, D J. NEUTRONIC REACTOR FUEL ELEMENT. United States: N. p., 1959. Web.
Horning, W A, Lanning, D D, & Donahue, D J. NEUTRONIC REACTOR FUEL ELEMENT. United States.
Horning, W A, Lanning, D D, and Donahue, D J. Thu . "NEUTRONIC REACTOR FUEL ELEMENT". United States.
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author = {Horning, W A and Lanning, D D and Donahue, D J},
abstractNote = {A fuel slug for a reactor which acts as a safety device is described. The fuel slug is an aluminum tube with a foil lining the inside surface of the tube, the foil being fabricated of uranium in a lead matrix.},
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place = {United States},
year = {1959},
month = {10}
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