Accession Number DE2012-1033383
Title Electronic Temperature-Flattening of Thermionic Reactors.
Publication Date Jun 1972
Media Count 24p
Personal Author A. Schock
Abstract A method for electronically temperature-flattening a 'flashlight-type' thermionic reactor with both axial and radial heat generation nonuniformities is described. The method, which makes use of compensating electron cooling variation while satisfying the ...
Keywords Design
Fuel elements
Radioisotope heat sources
Reactor cores
Space power reactors
Spacecraft power supplies
Thermionic converters
Thermionic reactors

Source Agency Technical Information Center Oak Ridge Tennessee
NTIS Subject Category 77C - Nuclear Auxiliary Power Systems
Corporate Author Fairchild Space Co., Germantown, MD.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1307
Contract Number N/A

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