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Title: NEUTRONIC REACTOR FUEL COMPOSITION

Uranium-aluminum alloys in which boron is homogeneously dispersed by adding it as a nickel boride are described. These compositions have particular utility as fuels for neutronic reactors, boron being present as a burnable poison.
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Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
4113374
Report Number(s):
US 2967812
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:
METALS, CERAMICS, AND OTHER MATERIALS; ALUMINUM ALLOYS; BORON; BURNUP; DISPERSIONS; FUELS; NICKEL BORIDES; POISONING; REACTORS; URANIUM ALLOYS