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Title: NUCLEAR REACTOR

Abstract

A nuclear reactor is described that includes spaced vertical fuel elements centrally disposed in a pressure vessel, a mass of graphite particles in the pressure vessel, means for fluidizing the graphite particles, and coolant tubes in the pressure vessel laterally spaced from the fuel elements. (AEC)

Inventors:
Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
4712977
Patent Number(s):
3088904
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-17-022840
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Other Information: Orig. Receipt Date: 31-DEC-63
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
REACTOR TECHNOLOGY; CONFIGURATION; COOLANT LOOPS; FUEL ELEMENTS; GRAPHITE MODERATOR; MELTING; PARTICLES; PRESSURE VESSELS; REACTORS; TUBES

Citation Formats

Post, R G. NUCLEAR REACTOR. United States: N. p., 1963. Web.
Post, R G. NUCLEAR REACTOR. United States.
Post, R G. Wed . "NUCLEAR REACTOR". United States.
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year = {1963},
month = {5}
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