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Title: COMPOSITE FUEL ELEMENT

Abstract

A sandwich-type fuel element for a reactor is described. This fuel element has the shape of an elongated flat plate and includes a filler plate having a plurality of compartments therein in which the fuel material is located. The filler plate is clad on both sides with a thin cladding material which is secured to the filler plate only to completely enclose the fuel material in each compartment. (AEC)

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Originating Research Org. not identified
OSTI Identifier:
4716118
Patent Number(s):
3069527
Assignee:
U.S. Atomic Energy Commission DTIE; NSA-17-010018
NSA Number:
NSA-17-010018
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Other Information: Orig. Receipt Date: 31-DEC-63
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
REACTOR TECHNOLOGY; CANNING; FUEL ELEMENTS; FUELS; PLANNING; PLATES; ZONES

Citation Formats

Hurford, W.J., Gordon, R.B., and Johnson, W.A. COMPOSITE FUEL ELEMENT. United States: N. p., 1962. Web.
Hurford, W.J., Gordon, R.B., & Johnson, W.A. COMPOSITE FUEL ELEMENT. United States.
Hurford, W.J., Gordon, R.B., and Johnson, W.A. Tue . "COMPOSITE FUEL ELEMENT". United States.
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title = {COMPOSITE FUEL ELEMENT},
author = {Hurford, W.J. and Gordon, R.B. and Johnson, W.A.},
abstractNote = {A sandwich-type fuel element for a reactor is described. This fuel element has the shape of an elongated flat plate and includes a filler plate having a plurality of compartments therein in which the fuel material is located. The filler plate is clad on both sides with a thin cladding material which is secured to the filler plate only to completely enclose the fuel material in each compartment. (AEC)},
doi = {},
journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {1962},
month = {12}
}