Accession Number : ADD009185

Title :   Niobium-Base Alloy.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Michel,David J ; Smith,Hugh H

Report Date : 10 Nov 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 4

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 :   *Patents, *Alloys, *High strength alloys, *Niobium, High temperature, Neutron flux, Hardening, Irradiation, Radioactive contamination, Mechanical properties, Structural members, Refractory metals, Steel, Nickel alloys, Molybdenum, Zirconium, High strength alloys, Fabrication, Manufacturing

Subject Categories : Metallurgy and Metallography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE