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Title: Fission gas detection system

Abstract

A device for collecting fission gas released by a failed fuel rod which device uses a filter to pass coolant but which filter blocks fission gas bubbles which cannot pass through the filter due to the surface tension of the bubble.

Inventors:
 [1]
  1. (Pasco, WA)
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
WESTINGHOUSE HANFORD CO
OSTI Identifier:
865567
Patent Number(s):
4537740
Assignee:
United States of America as represented by United States (Washington, DC) OSTI
DOE Contract Number:  
AC06-76FF02170
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
fission; gas; detection; device; collecting; released; failed; fuel; rod; filter; pass; coolant; blocks; bubbles; due; surface; tension; bubble; gas bubbles; fuel rod; surface tension; gas bubble; fission gas; pass coolant; failed fuel; gas detection; gas released; pass cool; /376/

Citation Formats

Colburn, Richard P. Fission gas detection system. United States: N. p., 1985. Web.
Colburn, Richard P. Fission gas detection system. United States.
Colburn, Richard P. Tue . "Fission gas detection system". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/865567.
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title = {Fission gas detection system},
author = {Colburn, Richard P.},
abstractNote = {A device for collecting fission gas released by a failed fuel rod which device uses a filter to pass coolant but which filter blocks fission gas bubbles which cannot pass through the filter due to the surface tension of the bubble.},
doi = {},
journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {1985},
month = {1}
}

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