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Aqueous Homogeneous Reactors for Producing Central-Station Power

Description: Report issued by the Oak Ridge National Laboratory discussing aqueous homogeneous reactors used in central-station power. As stated in the introduction, "it contains an evaluation of the potentiality of producing power only, as exhibited by aqueous homogeneous systems" (p. 6). This report includes tables, and illustrations.
Date: May 25, 1951
Creator: Briggs, R. B.; Haubenreich, P. N.; Sanders, J. P.; Aven, R. E.; Zapp, F. C.; Segaser, C. L. et al.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Army Gas-Cooled Reactor Systems Program Monthly Progress Report: April 1959

Description: Abstract: This monthly progress report covers the activities of the Army Gas-Cooled Reactor System Program for April 1959. The program includes a water-moderated heterogeneous reactor (Gas-Cooled Reactor Experiment I), a graphite-moderated homogeneous reactor (Gas-Cooled Reactor Experiment II), a mobile gas-cooled reactor (ML-1), and the coordination of the Gas Turbine Test Facility. [It reports] the progress of each project, the associated tests and data evaluation, the applicable design criteria, and the fabrication of reactor components" (p. 1).
Date: May 25, 1959
Creator: Aerojet-General Corporation
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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The Biological Behavior of Organic Compounds Containing Radiophosphorus

Description: The study was undertaken with the objective of observing the distribution in the rat of organic compounds of phosphorus labelled with the P32 isotope as tracer. The fate of several of these compounds was studied in animals bearing tumors. The distribution of inorganic phosphate in animal tissues is well known but was included in this work for comparison with the organic phosphorus compounds.
Date: April 25, 1952
Creator: Morrison, D. C. & Crowley, Josephine F.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Chemistry Division Quarterly Report: June, July and August, 1950

Description: Quarterly progress report on various research projects conducted at the University of California Radiation Laboratory.
Date: September 25, 1950
Creator: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Corrosion Data From the ORNL Purex Pilot Plant Acid Recovery Equipment

Description: From abstract: "This report summarizes the corrosion data obtained for nine construction materials located throughout the ORNL Purex Pilot Plant Acid Recovery Unit during seven hundred hours of operation."
Date: March 25, 1952
Creator: Landry, J. W. & Ullmann, J. W.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Development of the Higgins Continuous Ion Exchange Contactor for the Recovery of Uranium from Leached Ore Pulps

Description: From introduction: "The objective of this report is to present the results and describe the tests of both the 2-in. D and 6-in. D contractors using mill pulp feeds. Work on determining resign attrition is also reported. ORNL-CF-52-12-101 described the results of preliminary tests using synthetic ore pulps."
Date: March 25, 1955
Creator: Higgins, I. R.; Hancher, C. W. & Arehart, T. A.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Evaluation of The Texas Company Airborne Radioactivity Survey at Blanding, Utah

Description: Purpose and scope: The purpose of this report is to present an analysis and evaluation of the airborne radioactivity survey of the Blanding, Utah district conducted by The Texas Company on behalf of the Atomic energy Commission. Within the scope of the report, only the results of the airborne survey and the data used in its evaluation are presented. No attempt is made to discuss the details of the survey or of the drilling program conducted in the area. A separate report by P. 1. Melanoon, on the drilling program is in preparation.
Date: April 25, 1952
Creator: Rosenzweig, Abraham
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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An Experimental Determination of Fission Product Heating After Shutdown of the Low Intensity Training Reactor

Description: Technical report containing the general arrangement of the Low Intensity Training Reactor and outcomes of experiments that have been performed in the reactor to measure the rate of fission product heat dissipation from the fuel pieces after loss of water. [From Summary, Introduction]
Date: September 25, 1951
Creator: Beall, S. E.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Fast Neutron Data

Description: A report concerning fast neutrons including theory and compiled data.
Date: January 25, 1950
Creator: Feshbach, H.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Flux Distributions and Critical k [infinity] Values for Cylindrical Reactors Simulation the MTR

Description: From summary: "In order to estimate the effect of placing bismuth and thorium layers near the MTR core, radial flux distributions and k[infinity] values were calculated for cylindrical reactors having cylindrical layers of these materials of the same height as the core and beryllium reflector and placed either next to the core or embedded in the beryllium reflector."
Date: June 25, 1952
Creator: Bray, D. T. & McMurry, Henry Lewis, {}
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Forced Convection Heat Transfer in Thermal Entrance Regions Part III. Heat Transfer to Liquid Metals

Description: Technical report covering the work done to explore heat transfer analytically and experimentally in liquid metals in turbulent flow within the thermal entrance region of circular tubes having uniform well temperature. Includes implications of this research. [From Summary]
Date: June 25, 1954
Creator: Harrison, William B.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Interaction of Enriched Uranium Assemblies

Description: Evaluation of the conditions under which the interaction effects of two or more sub-critical quantities of enriched uranium may be safely arranged.
Date: June 25, 1956
Creator: Henry, H. F.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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K-Shell Internal Conversion Coefficients Revised Tables

Description: Report issued by the Oak Ridge National Laboratory discussing revisions to previously issued conversion coefficient tables. The revised tables are presented. This report includes tables, and graphs.
Date: June 25, 1951
Creator: Rose, Morris Edgar; Goertzel, G. H. & Perry, C. L.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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The Magnitude of the [gamma] Effect

Description: The following report follows a correction on a previous report (CP-1381) on the value of the magnitude of the gamma effect.
Date: April 25, 1951
Creator: Wigner, E. P.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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A Martensitic Reaction for Uranium

Description: Series of isothermal transformation studies for improvement in fabrication and reactor performance of uranium fuel elements.
Date: June 25, 1957
Creator: Bement, A. L. & Wallace, W. P.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Mathematics Panel Quarterly Progress Report for the Period Ending January 31, 1952

Description: This progress report discusses new additions to the Mathematics Panel and discusses new and further work happening at Oak Ridge National Laboratory relating to the Mathematics Panel, of particular note is the Oak Ridge computer which is being fabricated at Argonne National Laboratory and the Technitrol Company.
Date: April 25, 1952
Creator: Householder, Alston S., (Alston Scott), 1904-1993 & Perry, C. L.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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A Precise Potentiometric Titration Method for the Determination of Uranium

Description: Abstract: "A precise potentiometric method for the determination of uranium in essentially pure uranium oxides is described. Ten gram samples of oxides are reduced in a Jones reductor and titrated potentiometrically to U+4, using platinum and tungsten electrodes. A weighed amount of solid Bureau of Standards potassium dichromate is then used to oxidize at least 99 percent of the uranous ion, and the oxidation is completed by titration with 0.01 N potassium dichromate using calomel and platinum electrodes. This method, which is based on a primary chemical standard, has a precision of +/- 0.015% on a single determination at the 95 percent confidence interval."
Date: August 25, 1953
Creator: Voss, F. S. & Greene, R. E.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Preliminary Reconnaissance for Uranium in the Green River Basin and the Rock Springs Uplift, Sweetwater and Fremont Counties, Wyoming

Description: Abstract: Preliminary reconnaissance for uranium in the Green River Basin and the Rock Springs Uplift revealed anomalous radioactivity northwest of Oregon Buttes in the Tipton tongue of the Green River formation and in the Cathedral Bluffs tongue of the Wasatch formation, and in the Tipton tongue in Red Creek Basin.
Date: March 25, 1954
Creator: Winterhalder, E. C.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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A Preliminary Report on the MTR Crystal Spectrometer

Description: Report regarding the installation and testing of a neutron crystal spectrometer. This was part of a slide show presentation.
Date: April 25, 1955
Creator: Evans, J. E.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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