Accession Number : ADD005013

Title :   Wall and Nozzle Assembly for Colloidal Core Reactor.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Hausfeld,Brian A

Report Date : 25 Apr 1978

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : This patent describes a wall and exit nozzle assembly for a particle confined vortex system having a plurality of annular slots in the wall adjacent the exit throat nozzle. The wall and exit nozzle assembly includes a manifold ring, feeder channels to supply a gas flow through the annular slots. Swirl slots are provided in the assembly adjacent the annular slots to impart a rotational velocity to the gas flow. Additional gas ejection slots are provided adjacent the nozzle throat. Swirl slots are provided to supply a rotational velocity to the gas leaving the ejection slots in the nozzle throat. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Colloid core reactors, *Nozzle throats, Walls, Vortex generators, Annular nozzles

Subject Categories : Nuclear Power Plants and Fission Reactor Eng

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE