Aircraft Nuclear Propulsion Project Quarterly Progress Report: Period Ending September 10, 1951

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The first part of this quarterly progress report details reactor theory and design, discussing the aircraft reactor experiment, experimental reactor engineering, reactor physics, and critical experiments. The second part of this report is not included. The third part of this quarterly progress report details materials research, discussing corrosion research, physical properties and heat-transfer research, metallurgy and ceramics, chemistry of high-temperature liquids, and radiation damage. The fourth part of this quarterly progress report details alternate systems, discussing a supercritical water reactor, circulating-moderator-coolant reactors. The fifth part of this quarterly progress report includes appendixes.

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xvii, 1-80, 103-207 : illustrations.

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Briant, R. C.; Ellis, C. B. & Cottrell, William B. January 9, 1952.

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The first part of this quarterly progress report details reactor theory and design, discussing the aircraft reactor experiment, experimental reactor engineering, reactor physics, and critical experiments. The second part of this report is not included. The third part of this quarterly progress report details materials research, discussing corrosion research, physical properties and heat-transfer research, metallurgy and ceramics, chemistry of high-temperature liquids, and radiation damage. The fourth part of this quarterly progress report details alternate systems, discussing a supercritical water reactor, circulating-moderator-coolant reactors. The fifth part of this quarterly progress report includes appendixes.

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xvii, 1-80, 103-207 : illustrations.

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"Declassified with deletions December 2, 1959."

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  • Report No.: ORNL-1154(Del.)
  • SuDoc Number: Y 3.At 7:22/ORNL-1154(Del.)
  • Grant Number: Contract No. W-7405, Eng-26
  • Accession or Local Control No: metadc1201216
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc1201216

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  • January 9, 1952

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Briant, R. C.; Ellis, C. B. & Cottrell, William B. Aircraft Nuclear Propulsion Project Quarterly Progress Report: Period Ending September 10, 1951, report, January 9, 1952; Oak Ridge, Tennessee. (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1201216/: accessed June 16, 2024), University of North Texas Libraries, UNT Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.

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