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Title: Vented target elements for use in an isotope-production reactor. [LMFBR]

Abstract

A method is described for producing tritium gas in a fast breeder reactor cooled with liquid metal. Lithium target material is placed in pins equipped with vents, and tritium gas is recovered from the coolant.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
6276760
Application Number:
ON: DE83013163
Assignee:
ERA-08-035896; EDB-83-110790
DOE Contract Number:  
AC06-76FF02170
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
21 SPECIFIC NUCLEAR REACTORS AND ASSOCIATED PLANTS; FUEL ASSEMBLIES; LMFBR TYPE REACTORS; TRITIUM PRODUCTION REACTORS; REACTOR CORES; BREEDER REACTORS; EPITHERMAL REACTORS; FAST REACTORS; FBR TYPE REACTORS; IRRADIATION REACTORS; LIQUID METAL COOLED REACTORS; REACTOR COMPONENTS; REACTORS; 220700* - Nuclear Reactor Technology- Plutonium & Isotope Production Reactors; 210500 - Power Reactors, Breeding

Citation Formats

Cawley, W.E., and Omberg, R.P. Vented target elements for use in an isotope-production reactor. [LMFBR]. United States: N. p., 1982. Web.
Cawley, W.E., & Omberg, R.P. Vented target elements for use in an isotope-production reactor. [LMFBR]. United States.
Cawley, W.E., and Omberg, R.P. Thu . "Vented target elements for use in an isotope-production reactor. [LMFBR]". United States.
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title = {Vented target elements for use in an isotope-production reactor. [LMFBR]},
author = {Cawley, W.E. and Omberg, R.P.},
abstractNote = {A method is described for producing tritium gas in a fast breeder reactor cooled with liquid metal. Lithium target material is placed in pins equipped with vents, and tritium gas is recovered from the coolant.},
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place = {United States},
year = {1982},
month = {8}
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