TITLE

Single crystal growth of (U[sub 1-x]Pu[sub x])O[sub 2] mixed oxides

AUTHOR(S)
Rebizant, J.; Bednarczyk, E.; Boulet, P.; Fuchs, C.; Wastin, F.
PUB. DATE
July 2000
SOURCE
AIP Conference Proceedings;2000, Vol. 532 Issue 1, p355
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Single crystals of MOX are certainly required for more detailed studies. To our knowledge, no single crystal growth of transuranium mixed oxides was reported. Then, continuing our efforts on pure actinide oxides started some twenty years ago,4 we successfully grew crystals of (U[sub 1-x]Pu[sub x])O[sub 2], (U[sub 1-x]Np[sub x])O[sub 2], (U[sub 1-x-y]Pu[sub x]Np[sub y])O[sub 2] and (U[sub 1-x-y]Pu[sub x]Am[sub y])O[sub 2]. Here, we concentrate on the (U, Pu)O[sub 2] system. © 2000 American Institute of Physics.
ACCESSION #
5663326

 

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