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Title: FUEL ELEMENT FOR NUCLEAR REACTOR

Abstract

A nuclear fuel element comprising a large number og wafers of fissionable material and a protective jacket having compartments holding these wafers is described. The compartments of the jacket aid the removal of heat from the wafers, keep the wafers or fragments thereof from migrating in the jacket, and permit the escape of gaseous fission products.

Inventors:
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Originating Research Org. not identified
OSTI Identifier:
4214699
Patent Number(s):
2894893
Assignee:
U.S. Atomic Energy Commission DTIE; NSA-14-003201
NSA Number:
NSA-14-003201
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Other Information: Orig. Receipt Date: 31-DEC-60
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
REACTOR TECHNOLOGY; FISSION PRODUCTS; FISSIONABLE MATERIALS; FUEL ELEMENTS; GASES; HEAT TRANSFER; JACKETS; LEAKS; PLANNING; PLATES; REACTORS

Citation Formats

Carney, K.G. Jr. FUEL ELEMENT FOR NUCLEAR REACTOR. United States: N. p., 1959. Web.
Carney, K.G. Jr. FUEL ELEMENT FOR NUCLEAR REACTOR. United States.
Carney, K.G. Jr. Tue . "FUEL ELEMENT FOR NUCLEAR REACTOR". United States.
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title = {FUEL ELEMENT FOR NUCLEAR REACTOR},
author = {Carney, K.G. Jr.},
abstractNote = {A nuclear fuel element comprising a large number og wafers of fissionable material and a protective jacket having compartments holding these wafers is described. The compartments of the jacket aid the removal of heat from the wafers, keep the wafers or fragments thereof from migrating in the jacket, and permit the escape of gaseous fission products.},
doi = {},
journal = {},
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place = {United States},
year = {1959},
month = {7}
}