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Studies of the Low-Temperature Distillation of Hydrogen Isotopes

  • T. M. Flynn
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Cryogenic Engineering book series (ACRE, volume 6)

Abstract

The merits of producing deuterium by hydrogen distillation are quite well known. However, the best methods of distillation column design are not so well established.

Keywords

Pilot Plant Hydrogen Isotope Distillation Column Theoretical Plate Plate Efficiency 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1961

Authors and Affiliations

  • T. M. Flynn
    • 1
  1. 1.CEL National Bureau of StandardsBoulderUSA

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