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Title: NUCLEAR POWER PLANT

Abstract

A nuclear power plant for use in an airless environment or other environment in which cooling is difficult is described. The power plant includes a boiling mercury reactor, a mercury--vapor turbine in direct cycle therewith, and a radiator for condensing mercury vapor. (AEC)

Inventors:
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Research Org.:
Originating Research Org. not identified
OSTI Identifier:
4717359
Patent Number(s):
3089840
Assignee:
U.S. Atomic Energy Commission
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
F - MECHANICAL ENGINEERING F28 - HEAT EXCHANGE IN GENERAL F28D - HEAT-EXCHANGE APPARATUS, NOT PROVIDED FOR IN ANOTHER SUBCLASS, IN WHICH THE HEAT-EXCHANGE MEDIA DO NOT COME INTO DIRECT CONTACT
F - MECHANICAL ENGINEERING F28 - HEAT EXCHANGE IN GENERAL F28F - DETAILS OF HEAT-EXCHANGE AND HEAT-TRANSFER APPARATUS, OF GENERAL APPLICATION
NSA Number:
NSA-17-022902
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Other Information: Orig. Receipt Date: 31-DEC-63
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
REACTOR TECHNOLOGY; AIR; BOILING; CONDENSERS; COOLANT LOOPS; COOLING; ENVIRONMENT; LIQUID METAL COOLANT; MERCURY; POWER PLANTS; TURBINES; VACUUM

Citation Formats

Carter, J C, Armstrong, R H, and Janicke, M J. NUCLEAR POWER PLANT. United States: N. p., 1963. Web.
Carter, J C, Armstrong, R H, & Janicke, M J. NUCLEAR POWER PLANT. United States.
Carter, J C, Armstrong, R H, and Janicke, M J. Tue . "NUCLEAR POWER PLANT". United States.
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title = {NUCLEAR POWER PLANT},
author = {Carter, J C and Armstrong, R H and Janicke, M J},
abstractNote = {A nuclear power plant for use in an airless environment or other environment in which cooling is difficult is described. The power plant includes a boiling mercury reactor, a mercury--vapor turbine in direct cycle therewith, and a radiator for condensing mercury vapor. (AEC)},
doi = {},
journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {1963},
month = {5}
}

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