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, Volume 38, Issue 6, pp 954–968 | Cite as

Liquid Gallium: Potential Uses as a Heat-Transfer Agent

  • V. Ya. Prokhorenko
  • V. V. Roshchupkin
  • M. A. Pokrasin
  • S. V. Prokhorenko
  • V. V. Kotov
Article

Abstract

This paper deals with potential uses of gallium, as well as the most important gallium-based alloys, as energy carriers in high-safety nuclear power plants. Experimental data are given on the thermophysical, electrophysical, chemical, acoustic, and other properties of gallium and its alloys.

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Experimental Data Statistical Physic Power Plant Gallium Nuclear Power Plant 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • V. Ya. Prokhorenko
    • 1
  • V. V. Roshchupkin
    • 2
  • M. A. Pokrasin
    • 2
  • S. V. Prokhorenko
    • 3
  • V. V. Kotov
    • 4
  1. 1.Lvov Polytechnic State UniversityLvovUkraine
  2. 2.Baikov Institute of MetallurgyRussian Academy of SciencesMoscowRussia
  3. 3.Ivan Franko Lvov State UniversityLvovUkraine
  4. 4.Energy Research and Design InstituteMoscowRussia

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