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Title: NUCLEAR POWER PLANT

A nuclear power plant for use in an airless environment or other environment in which cooling is difficult is described. The power plant includes a boiling mercury reactor, a mercury--vapor turbine in direct cycle therewith, and a radiator for condensing mercury vapor. (AEC)
Authors:
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Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
4717359
Report Number(s):
US 3089840
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Other Information: Orig. Receipt Date: 31-DEC-63
Research Org:
Originating Research Org. not identified
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
REACTOR TECHNOLOGY; AIR; BOILING; CONDENSERS; COOLANT LOOPS; COOLING; ENVIRONMENT; LIQUID METAL COOLANT; MERCURY; POWER PLANTS; TURBINES; VACUUM