Accession Number : ADD009832

Title :   Compositions and Methods for Generation of Gases Containing Hydrogen or Hydrogen Isotopes.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Beckert,Werner F ; Barber,William H ; Bowen,Richard E ; Dengel,Ottmar H

Report Date : 27 Jul 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : This invention relates to a composition which upon heating generates hydrogen or hydrogen isotopes. The composition comprises an intimate mixture of a hydride component selected from the group consisting of calcium hydride, magnesium hydride, sodium hydride, lithium hydride and mixtures thereof, and a salt component selected from the group consisting of ammonium salts, hydrazinium salts and mixtures thereof. Said hydride component is present in at least a stoichiometric amount.

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Gases, *Hydrogen, *Heat of formation, Isotopes, Methodology, Chemical composition, Calcium hydrides, Salts, Hydrides, Lithium hydride, Inventions, Magnesium compounds, Sodium

Subject Categories : Inorganic Chemistry
      Organic Chemistry

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE