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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…

Instrument Hb2a For more information, contact Instrument Scientist: Ovidiu Garlea, garleao@ornl.gov, 865.574.5041 Scientific Associate: Clarina Dela Cruz, delacruzcr@ornl.gov, 865.241.2431 http://neutrons.ornl.gov/instruments/HFIR/HB-2A.shtml The Neutron Powder Diffractometer has a Debye-Scherrer geometry. The detector bank has 44 3He tubes, each with 6' Soller collimators. A germanium wafer-stac…

Instrument Cg4d MAATEL Cold neutron guide hall. For more information, contact Instrument Scientist: Flora Meilleur, meilleurf@ornl.gov, 865.241.2897 http://neutrons.ornl.gov/instruments/HFIR/imagine/ IMAGINE is a state-of-the-art neutron image plate single-crystal diffractometer. It will provide atomic-resolution information on chemical, organic, metallo-organic, and protein single crystals, ena…

Instrument Cg2 For more information, contactInstrument Scientist: Ken Littrell, littrellkc@ornl.gov, 865.574.4535 Instrument Scientist: Yuri Melnichenko, melnichenkoy@ornl.gov, 865.576.7746 Scientific Associate: Katherine Bailey, baileykm@ornl.gov, 865.574.3989 http://neutrons.ornl.gov/instruments/HFIR/CG-2.shtml The general-purpose SANS diffractometer is optimized for providing information about…

Instrument Hb1a For more information, contactInstrument Scientist: Jerel Zarestky, zarestkyjl@ornl.gov, 865.574.4951 http://neutrons.ornl.gov/instruments/HFIR/HB-1A.shtml The Fixed-Incident-Energy (14.6 meV) Triple-Axis Spectrometer uses a double pyrolitic graphite monochromator system. The first monochromator is vertically focused, and the second can be either a vertically or doubly focused unit…

Fs Duc HIGH TEMPER ATURE M ATERIALS LABO R A TO R Y DUC The Diffraction User Center (DUC) is part of the High Temperature Materials Laboratory (HTML), which is a DOE User Facility dedicated to solving materials problems that limit the efficiency and reliability of systems for power generation and energy conversion, distribution, storage and use. The DUC provides world-class facilities and a staff…

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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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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Instrument Hb1 For more information, contactInstrument Scientist: Andrew Christianson, christiansad@ornl.gov, 865.574.1181 http://neutrons.ornl.gov/instruments/HFIR/HB-1.shtml The HB-1 Polarized Triple-Axis Spectrometer is designed primarily for the study of excitations in crystalline solids at intermediate energies. Thanks to the vertical beam focusing and the very high time-averaged flux at HFI…

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