Resources Contact Us Home
Fuel assembly for nuclear reactor and manufacturing method thereof

Image Number 12 for United States Patent #5596615.

A fuel assembly avoiding the generation of irradiation damage, a Zr alloy used for the same, and a manufacturing method thereof. According to one embodiment, a super-saturated solid-solution Zr alloy powder having a crystal grain size in the range of 1000 nm or less and containing Fe, Ni and Cr is prepared by mechanical alloying, and the alloy powder is subjected to HIP, hot-working, cold-working and final heat-treatment.

  Recently Added Patents
Management of computer-file sharing between at least two devices
Gateway channel utilization
Dielectric insulation medium
Methods and systems for automated backups and recovery on multi-os platforms using controller-based snapshots
Network-based dynamic encoding
Adaptive analog echo/next cancellation
Modular system having expandable form factor
  Randomly Featured Patents
Boron-containing esters
Globe stand construction
Ultrasonic contrast agent comprising carbohydrate particles
Control device
Rear entry ski boot
Root cutting tool
Ultra-high efficiency on-demand water heater and heat exchanger
Method and apparatus for data stream optimization
Color display system with improved apparent resolution
Multi-tape measuring tool