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Status of the Application of Nuclear Reactors in the Process Industries: 1961

Description: From preface: This report is a detailed summary of the evaluation studies of civilian power reactor concepts. It is intended to present the current state of the use of nuclear reactors in process industries and current AEC program in this field.
Date: December 1961
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Radiation Safety and Control Training Manual

Description: Introduction: The Laboratory follows the recommendations of the National Committee on Radiation Protection concerning permissible exposure limits for those working with radiation. A system of controls and regulations has been established which should ensure that no person at the Laboratory will receive more than the permissible exposure. This manual is intended to provide the minimum background necessary for intelligent cooperation with the regulations.
Date: June 1, 1961
Creator: Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Engineering Evaluation Studies: Heavy Water Moderated Power Reactor Plants

Description: Foreword: This report describes results of a series of evaluation and design studies conducted between July 1, 1960 and June 30, 1961, related to heavy water moderated power reactor plants.
Date: June 30, 1961
Creator: Chittenden, W. A. & Hoveke, G. F.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Engineering Test Reactor Critical Facility Control System Manual

Description: This report consists of the description, drawings, connections, and schematics of the various control elements that make up the control system of the Engineering Test Reactor Critical Facility (ETRC).
Date: June 23, 1961
Creator: Meichle, F. A.
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Final Design Report: DR-1 Gas Loop

Description: Report describing the performance, fission product tolerance, design, and costs of the DR-1 Gas Loop, which is an in-reactor test facility.
Date: March 1961
Creator: Baars, R. E.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Numerical Results for EGCR Moderator-Element Stress Problems

Description: From introduction: "A recent report describes the development of a general program for the IBM Type 7090 electronic computer for calculating plane thermal stresses."
Date: July 3, 1961
Creator: Hulbert, Lewis E. & Redmond, Robert F.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Failure Test of a Double Chambered NaK-Filled Irradiation Capsule

Description: Report describing tests "in which a double chambered irradiation capsule containing NaK (sodium-potassium alloy) in its inner chamber was deliberately perforated to allow NaK (the heat transfer medium) and water to react within the capsule chambers" (p. 2). The report includes descriptions of the materials used in the tests, test procedures, and results.
Date: September 1961
Creator: Kosut, B. S.; Leggett, R. D. & Marshall, R. K.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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The Cold Pressing of Sinterable UO₂

Description: The intent of this work was to explore more fully the pressing of sinterable UO2 powders into cylindrical compacts in the hope that a more precise prediction of green density in terms of powder properties, pressure, and geometry could be evolved.
Date: March 27, 1961
Creator: Levey, R. P., Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Superposition of Forced and Diffusive Flow in a Large-Pore Graphite

Description: Report describing an "investigation of steady-state counter-flow of gases in a large pore graphite" by exposing it to streams of helium and argon.
Date: 1961
Creator: Evans, R. B., III; Truitt, J. & Watson, G. M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Fabrication Development of UO2-Stainless Steel Composite Fuel Plates for core B of the Enrico Fermi Fast Breeder Reactor

Description: Experimental work concerned with the development of an inexpensive composite fuel plate with a high burnup potential for application in a 500°C sodium environment as Core B of the Enrico Fermi Fast Breeder Reactor.
Date: April 18, 1961
Creator: Cherubini, J. H.; Beaver, R. J. & Leitten, C. F., Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Chemical Technology Division Annual Progress Report, May 31, 1961

Description: Report documenting the ongoing research and developments of the Chemical Technology Division of the Oak Ridge National Laboratory.
Date: September 21, 1961
Creator: Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Chemical Technology Division.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Health Physics Division Annual Progress Report, July 31, 1961

Description: Report documenting research and developments made by the Health Physics Division of the Oak Ridge National Laboratory.
Date: October 31, 1961
Creator: Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Health Physics Division.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Large-Scale Slurry-Circulation System, 300-SM

Description: Design philosophy, status of component development, operational procedures, and limitations of each section of the Oak Ridge large-scale, high-temperature, thoria slurry facility.
Date: December 21, 1961
Creator: Parsly, L. F., Jr.; Falkenberry, H. L.; Harley, P. H.; Miller, I. M. & Kenyon, V. L.
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