A Reactivity Control Device for Storing Nuclear Fuel

Primary Inventor: Krishna P. SIngh
Contributing Inventor(s): Steven Agace, Robert Mahorter, Danielle Castley
Date of Application: December 23, 2014
Status: Provisional
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Equipment Type: HI-SERT
Docket Number: HOL-095
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Abstract: This patent disclosure defines such a device which is intended to be installed to add reactivity mitigation capability to a fuel assembly while it is stored in a Fuel pool, i.e., prior to its transfer to dry storage. We refer to this device as HI-SERT.