Resources Contact Us Home
Absorbing rod, an apparatus for inserting the absorbing rod, a cask, and a method of storing spent fuel assemblies

Image Number 11 for United States Patent #6891914.

The absorbing rods have a nearly the same shape as the shape of columnar control rods for PWR used in reactivity control of core in a reactor. The absorbing rods can shield neutrons, and are inserted in control rod guide pipes and measuring pipes in fuel assemblies.

  Recently Added Patents
Solid-state imaging apparatus
Mirror drift compensation in an optical circuit switch
Image decolorizing device
Systems and methods for analyzing telecommunications invoices for payment
Bipolar junction transistor with a self-aligned emitter and base
Satellite fleet deployment
Systems and methods for determining muscle force through dynamic gain optimization of a muscle PID controller for designing a replacement prosthetic joint
  Randomly Featured Patents
Exposure control system with braking capability
Stirling engine and control method therefor
System for integrating a toroidal inductor in a semiconductor device
Drag adjusting mechanism for dual-bearing reel
Optical arithmetic logic using the modified signed-digit redundant number representation
Displaced-ray CT inspection
Nonvolatile memory cells having split gate structure and methods of fabricating the same
Laser/plasma chemical processing of substrates
Outdoor unit of air conditioner
Methods for sheet scheduling in an imaging system having an endless duplex paper path loop