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Author Jeppson, D.W. ♦ Serinni, G.
Source IEEE Xplore Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
File Format PDF
Copyright Year ©1989
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Technology ♦ Engineering & allied operations
Subject Keyword Radioactive materials ♦ Aerosols ♦ Safety ♦ Lead ♦ Inductors ♦ Sampling methods ♦ Conducting materials ♦ Fusion reactors ♦ Fusion reactor design ♦ Testing
Abstract A fusion safety experiment was conducted to determine the consequences of water injection into lead-lithium alloy under postulated reactor accident conditions. Water and hydrogen released from the test were 2.0 and 37.8 g/mol, respectively. This indicates that 97% of the water reacted and that 0.50 mol. of hydrogen was released per mol. of water reacted. The behavior of radioactive species associated with the use of this alloy as a breeder material was determined. The reaction products were identified, and the aerosol was characterized for particle size, chemical composition, and deposition rate.<<ETX>>
Description Author affiliation: Westinghouse Hanford Co., Richland, WA, USA (Jeppson, D.W.)
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research ♦ Reading
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 1989-10-02
Publisher Place USA
Rights Holder Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
Size (in Bytes) 378.30 kB
Page Count 5
Starting Page 1129
Ending Page 1133

Source: IEEE Xplore Digital Library