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Abstract

Ceramic nuclear fuels were the first technological application of High Tech Ceramics. Although the development of nuclear and non-nuclear ceramics happened independently of each other, the approaches applied are becoming more and more similar. This is demonstrated by the current development of the mixed nitride (U,Pu)N as a future denze ceramic fuel for an optimised fast breeder fuel cycle and is compared with non-nuclear ceramics.

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Authors: BLANK H, JRC KARLSRUHE ESTAB. (GERMANY);MATZKE HJ, JRC KARLSRUHE ESTAB. (GERMANY);RONCHI C JRC KARLSRUHE ESTAB. (GERMANY), JRC KARLSRUHE ESTAB. (GERMANY)
Bibliographic Reference: WORLD CONGRESS ON HIGH TECH CERAMICS, MILANO (ITALY), JUNE 23-27, 1986 WRITE TO CEC LUXEMBOURG, DG XIII/A2, POB 1907 MENTIONING PAPER E 32860 ORA
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Record Number: 1989125030000 / Last updated on: 1987-03-01
Category: PUBLICATION
Available languages: en
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