Accession Number : ADD005464

Title :   Niobium-Base Alloy.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Michel,David J

Report Date : 25 Sep 1978

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : An alloy which is significantly resistant to swelling and irradiation induced hardening when exposed to a high-neutron flux at high temperatures is obtained by alloying from 3 to 7 weight percent of molybdenum and from 0.8 to 1.2 weight percent of zirconium with niobium. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Niobium alloys, *Molybdenum alloys, *Zirconium alloys, Neutron flux, Reactor materials, Radiation damage, Resistance, Hardening

Subject Categories : Metallurgy and Metallography
      Fission Reactor Materials

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE