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Title: Purification of Hydrogen

Abstract

Disclosed is a process for purifying hydrogen containing various gaseous impurities by passing the hydrogen over a large surface of uranium metal at a temperature above the decomposition temperature of uranium hydride, and below the decomposition temperature of the compounds formed by the combination of the uranium with the impurities in the hydrogen.

Inventors:
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Originating Research Org. not identified
Sponsoring Org.:
US Atomic Energy Commission (AEC)
OSTI Identifier:
4423177
Patent Number(s):
2,533,138
Application Number:
US Patent Application 594587
Assignee:
U.S. Atomic Energy Commission
NSA Number:
NSA-04-005799
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Other Information: Orig. Receipt Date: 31-DEC-50
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
PATENTS; BOUNDARY CONDITIONS; CLEANING; DECOMPOSITION; DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS; GAS FLOW; GASES; HIGH TEMPERATURE; HYDROGEN; IMPURITIES; INTEGRALS; MATHEMATICS; METALS; NUMERICALS; PERFORMANCE; REFINING; SURFACES; URANIUM; URANIUM HYDRIDES

Citation Formats

Newton, A S. Purification of Hydrogen. United States: N. p., 1950. Web.
Newton, A S. Purification of Hydrogen. United States.
Newton, A S. Tue . "Purification of Hydrogen". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/4423177.
@article{osti_4423177,
title = {Purification of Hydrogen},
author = {Newton, A S},
abstractNote = {Disclosed is a process for purifying hydrogen containing various gaseous impurities by passing the hydrogen over a large surface of uranium metal at a temperature above the decomposition temperature of uranium hydride, and below the decomposition temperature of the compounds formed by the combination of the uranium with the impurities in the hydrogen.},
doi = {},
journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {1950},
month = {12}
}

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