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Title: NEUTRONIC REACTOR

Abstract

A reactor is described comprising a plurality of horizontal trays containing a solution of a fissionable material, the trays being sleeved on a vertical tube which contains a vertically-reciprocable control rod, a gas-tight chamber enclosing the trays, and means for conducting vaporized moderator from the chamber and for replacing vaporized moderator in the trays. (AEC)

Inventors:
Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
4730109
Patent Number(s):
3070529
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-17-010020
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Other Information: Orig. Receipt Date: 31-DEC-63
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
REACTOR TECHNOLOGY; CONTROL ELEMENTS; EVAPORATION; FUEL SOLUTIONS; GASES; IN PILE LOOPS; MODERATORS; PLANNING; REACTORS; RODS; TUBES; VESSELS

Citation Formats

Wigner, E P. NEUTRONIC REACTOR. United States: N. p., 1962. Web.
Wigner, E P. NEUTRONIC REACTOR. United States.
Wigner, E P. Tue . "NEUTRONIC REACTOR". United States.
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year = {1962},
month = {12}
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