TITLE

Characterization of uranium compounds after a fire ignition

AUTHOR(S)
Labroche, D.; Pisson, D.; Ramel, P.; Dugne, O.
PUB. DATE
July 2000
SOURCE
AIP Conference Proceedings;2000, Vol. 532 Issue 1, p383
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This paper presents the characterization of uranium compounds after a fire occurred during handling of a calorimeter composed of uranium plates at the CERN (Nuclear Research European Center, Geneva, Switzerland). The evaluation of the cut of ignited samples allows several hypotheses on the origin of the fire ignition. © 2000 American Institute of Physics.
ACCESSION #
5663312

 

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