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Fast Faraday Cup Disclosure Number 200301231 Technology Summary An improved fast Faraday cup measures the longitudinal microstructure of a charged particle beam to a very highi bandwidth. Inventor DEIBELE, CRAIG E SNS Accelerator Systems Division Licensing Contact SPEIGHT II, MELVIN D UT-Battelle, LLC Oak Ridge National Laboratory Room 143, 45…

Shifting Scintillator Neutron Detector Disclosure Number 200902331 Technology Summary The Shifting Scintillator Neutron Detector is used to detect thermal neutrons while rejecting gamma radiation events. The current detector has a resolution that can be altered to meet the requirements of the application. The detector has high neutron capture efficiency a…

Binderless Composite Scintillator for Neutron Detection Disclosure Number 200501528 Technology Summary Preparation of new heterogeneous inorganic scintillator screens that detect thermal and epithermal neutrons with high efficiency. The high optical transparency of the inorganic material allows scintillation light propagation through neutron absorbing scr…

Improvements to Neutron Detectors Disclosure Number 200902344 Technology Summary The technique allows the use of different materials in gaseous detector for neutron detection. It combines the advantages of high efficiency and low parallax errors inherent to solid converters with all the attractive characteristics (large areas, high dynamic range,helium-fr…

Heat Exchanger Life Extension Via In-Situ Reconditioning Disclosure Number 201202812 Technology Summary The present invention provides a method to greatly extend the lifetime of nickel superalloy components employed in high temperature thermally-based electricity generation. The method is particularly applicable to components operating under high stress s…

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Fluoride Salt Cooled Reactor Primary Flowmeter Based on N-16 and/or F-20 Decays Fluoride Salt Cooled Reactor Primary Flowmeter Based on N-16 and/or F-20 Decays Disclosure Number 201303032 Technology Summary Measuring the primary coolant flow in a Fluoride salt-cooled High-temperature Reactor (FHR) is required to operate the plant. Particularly harsh environme…

High Speed High Dynamic Range High Accuracy Measurement System High Speed High Dynamic Range High Accuracy Measurement System Disclosure Number 201102747 Technology Summary The present invention measures a beam of protons that has a high dynamic range. Typically, one uses standard current-transformers to measure this current. Since the currents can be ve…

Method for Dissipating Decay Heat in Nuclear Reactors During an Extended Blackout Method for Dissipating Decay Heat in Nuclear Reactors During an Extended Blackout Disclosure Number 201303060 Technology Summary When a nuclear reactor experiences a blackout, no power is available to run the cooling pumps. Even with the reactor shut down, there is a large amount…

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Doubly Resonant Power Enhancement Optical Cavity Disclosure Number 201202867 Technology Summary The invention includes a novel method and apparatus of a doubly resonant power enhancement optical cavity. The invention enables simultaneous locking of an optical cavity to multiple wavelength light waves including either two single frequency light sources, a single frequency light source…

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Tritium Stripping from FLiBe Disclosure Number 201403251 Technology Summary The purpose of this invention is to provide an effective and practical mechanism to strip tritium from FLiBe used as the primary coolant of nuclear power plants. Tritium release from FLiBe is a significant safety issue in Fluoride Salt- Cooled High-Temperature Reactors (FHRs), Molten Salt Reactors (MSRs), and …

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