This article studied the properties of two compositions of cermet fuels, U-15wt%UO2 and U-30wt%UO2. The thermal conductivity of the sintered cermets was ...Read More
Transient plane source technique for measurement of thermal conductivity of U and T91 for fast reactor application
Thermal conductivity is one of the most important properties of fuel and cladding material. In this study, the thermal conductivity of uranium and T91 steel were measured using the transient ...
Keywords: cladding materials, current, fuel, heat flow, heat source, Kapton, nickel, penetration depth, power, resistance thermometer, Sensor, source of fuels, T91 cladding material, Temperature, temperature coefficient of resistivity (TCR), Thermal Conductivity, Thermal contact, Thermal Diffusivity, thermal wave, Transient plane source (TPS), Transient plane source (TPS) method, uranium, uranium metal, Volumetric specific heatRead More
Researchers have determined the potential of increasing the thermal conductivity of insulating polymers by adding conductive fillers. One common application this may be used for, is fuel cell bipolar plates. ...
Keywords: black carbon, Carbon nanotubes, cell bipolar plates, CNTs, conductive, Fillers, fractorial design, fuel, fuel cell, graphite, insulating polymers, Polymer composites, polypropylene, resin, synthetic graphite particles, Thermal ConductivityRead More