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Title: FUEL ELEMENTS FOR THERMAL-FISSION NUCLEAR REACTORS

Fuel elements for thermal-fission nuclear reactors are described. The fuel element is comprised of a core of alumina, a film of a metal of the class consisting of copper, silver, and nickel on the outer face of the core, and a coating of an oxide of a metal isotope of the class consisting of Un/sup 235/, U/ sup 233/, and Pu/sup 239/ on the metal f ilm.
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Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
4111738
Report Number(s):
US 2967811
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Other Information: Orig. Receipt Date: 31-DEC-61
Research Org:
Originating Research Org. not identified
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
REACTOR TECHNOLOGY; ALUMINUM; COATING; COPPER; FILMS; FUEL ELEMENTS; METALS; NICKEL; PLUTONIUM 239; REACTORS; SILVER; URANIUM 233; URANIUM 235