MASCHINENFABRIK ANDRITZ AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT
This invention relates to an improvement in a pump for high operating pressures, particularly a main coolant pump for pressurized water or boiling water reactors comprising a pressure housing, a vertical pump shaft having an impeller thereon, a distri...
WESTINGHOUSE ELECTRIC CORP,US
An electronic system is provided for operating a nuclear electric power plant with electronic steam reheating control applied to the nuclear turbine system in response to low pressure turbine temperatures, and the control is adapted to operate in a pl...
COMBUSTION ENG INC,US
Coupling means including a male and female connector of novel construction are provided. The coupling means may find particular utility in the drive train for control elements in a nuclear reactor, though is not limited thereto. The female connector i...
GROVES M,US FERRIS D,US BEVILACQUA F,US
A hydraulic control system for hydraulically driven nuclear reactor control rods is described. Hydraulic lines from a plurality of control rods are grouped together and exit through a nozzle in the reactor vessel head. Each hydraulic line is connected...
HUGHES AIRCRAFT CO,US
The accel electrode in a Kaufman-type of electron bombardment ion thrustor is created by interengaging panels of insulative material. These panels are angularly related to each other to define the openings of the accel electrode. Conductive blades are...
PACKARD INSTR CO INC,US
An apparatus and method are provided for the combustion of starting materials containing radioactive isotope tracers. Starting material contained in a special cup-shaped holder is placed in an ignition basket and is burned in a combustion chamber. The...
GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY
A method of dehalogenating a particulate composition in a calciner having a heating zone and a cooling zone is presented in which a dehalogenating atmosphere flows through the calciner, including a constricted zone in the calciner, countercurrent to t...
COMMISSARIAT A L ENERGIE ATOMIQUE,FR
Parallel plates having a very small relative spacing and assembled in a stack so as to constitute a heat-insulating structure are joined together in pairs by means of connecting bridges formed by electronic beam welding.
GENERAL ELECTRIC CO,US
Means for laterally supporting a nuclear steam generator against the effect of seismic loadings or other shock loadings imparted by external or internal causes are disclosed. Support is provided by means of a stiffening structure incorporating a shock...