Methods for Determining the Energy Release in Hypothetical Reactor Meltdown Accidents

Methods for Determining the Energy Release in Hypothetical Reactor Meltdown Accidents

Date: December 1962
Creator: Nicholson, Richard Benjamin
Description: Report and dissertation issued by the APDA over hypothetical reactor meltdown accidents. Methods for the determination of the energy release from reactor meltdowns are presented. This report includes tables, and illustrations.
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Thermal Bowing of Core Subassemblies

Thermal Bowing of Core Subassemblies

Date: February 20, 1959
Creator: De Stordeur, Arnold
Description: Report issued by the APDA over studies conducted on thermal bowing of core sub-assemblies at the Enrico Fermi Atomic Power Plant. As stated in the introduction and summary, "the present report deals with this problem in the design of the Enrico Fermi Reactor and with the method which has been adopted to avoid a positive temperature coefficient of reactivity" (p. 1). This report includes illustrations, and photographs.
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Removal of Sodium from Core Subassemblies with White Oil and Ultrasonics

Removal of Sodium from Core Subassemblies with White Oil and Ultrasonics

Date: 1961
Creator: Kanaan, Z. R.
Description: Report issued by the APDA over methods "for removing sodium from fuel and blanket sub-assemblies that have been irradiated in the reactor of the Enrico Fermi Atomic Power Plant" (p. 3). The cleaning methods are described, as well as experimental studies conducted on them. This report includes illustrations, and photographs.
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Fuel Enrichment for the Enrico Fermi Reactor

Fuel Enrichment for the Enrico Fermi Reactor

Date: March 12, 1959
Creator: Garelis, Edward
Description: Report issued by the APDA over fuel enrichment processes at the Enrico Fermi Atomic Power Plant. As stated in the introduction, "the results that directly apply to the determination of the enrichment will be given" (p. 6). This report includes tables, and illustrations.
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The Doppler Effect in Fast Neutron Reactors

The Doppler Effect in Fast Neutron Reactors

Date: June 1960
Creator: Nicholson, Richard Benjamin
Description: Report issued by the APDA over studies conducted on the Doppler Effect in fast neutron reactors. Methods and results of the studies are presented and discussed. This report includes tables, and illustrations.
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Evaluation of the Blake Sodium Resistivity Meter

Evaluation of the Blake Sodium Resistivity Meter

Date: October 15, 1962
Creator: Atomic Power Development Associates
Description: Report issued by the APDA over an evaluation of the toroid sodium resistivity meter. Studies were conducted on carbon and oxygen contamination. As stated in the introduction, "the meter was also subjected to extensive testing in which variations in temperature, flow rate, and supply voltage were made in order to determine signal stability and effective range" (p. 5). This report includes tables, illustrations, and photographs.
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Conceptual Design of an In-Pile Package Loop for Fast Reactor Fuel Testing

Conceptual Design of an In-Pile Package Loop for Fast Reactor Fuel Testing

Date: July 28, 1961
Creator: Blessing, W. G.
Description: Report issued by the APDA over a design study conducted on an "in-pile package loop for use as a reactor fuel test facility" (p. 5). The results are presented and discussed. This report includes tables, and illustrations.
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Study of EOCR Modifications for Testing Fast Reactor Fuels

Study of EOCR Modifications for Testing Fast Reactor Fuels

Date: February 17, 1964
Creator: Ball, G.
Description: Report issued by the APDA over studies conducted on "methods for increasing the power generation in a fast reactor fuel element test sample" (p. 9). The methods investigated are presented and discussed. This report includes tables, and illustrations.
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Two-Facility Approach to Investigations of Fast Reactor Meltdowns

Two-Facility Approach to Investigations of Fast Reactor Meltdowns

Date: January 15, 1963
Creator: Doyle, T. A.
Description: Report issued by the APDA over studies conducted on hypothetical fast reactor meltdown accidents. As stated in the summary, "the purpose of this study is to investigate the technical feasibility of conducting fast reactor meltdown experiments to determine a more realistic maximum accident and to provide a better evaluation of fast reactor safety" (p. 7). This report includes tables, and illustrations.
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Study of Fast Reactor Meltdown Accidents Using Simulant Materials

Study of Fast Reactor Meltdown Accidents Using Simulant Materials

Date: August 31, 1963
Creator: Huebotter, P. R.
Description: Report issued by the APDA over studies conducted on reactor meltdown accidents. The studies incorporated the use of simulation materials. Methods and results of the studies are presented and discussed. This report includes tables, illustrations, and photographs.
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