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Direct dissolution of g-level U metal and U-6 % Zr alloy bits by TBP-nitric acid adduct and in situ extraction at ambient pressures
A study on direct dissolution of g-level metallic U and U-6 % Zr alloy bits by TBP-nitric acid adduct followed by in situ extraction at ambient pressures under batch and dynamic conditions wasExpand
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Extremophilic Bacillus cereus MVK04 Isolated from Thorium Ore Sample Possesses Self-Assembled Surface Layer Protein on Cell Wall to Resist Extreme Environments
The present study investigates the extremophilic nature of bacteria present in thorium rich mine ore samples collected from Manavalakuruchi, Tamilnadu, India. Six different bacteria strains wereExpand
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Influence of Metallurgical and Chemical Variables on the Pitting Corrosion Behaviour of Nitrogen-Bearing Austenitic Stainless Steels
Influence of nitrogen content (0.015, 0.2 and 0.56 % N) on the pitting corrosion resistance of type 316L stainless steel (SS) in neutral (0.5 M NaCI) and acidic chloride (1 N H 2 SO 4 + 0.5 M NaCl)Expand
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A silver nanoparticle loaded TiO2 nanoporous layer for visible light induced antimicrobial applications.
A nanoporous TiO2 layer was formed on commercially pure titanium by a simple anodization method in aqueous hydrofluoric acid (HF) medium. Silver nanoparticles (AgNP) were loaded into the nanoporousExpand
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Microstructural and Corrosion Evaluation of Laser Surface Nitrided Ti-13Nb-13Zr Alloy
Abstract The present paper reports on the microstructure, hardness, surface roughness, phases formed and corrosion behaviour of laser nitrided Ti-13Nb-13Zr biomedical alloy. Surface melting andExpand
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Light scattering investigation of the hydrolyzed thorium(IV) colloids and polymers
The hydrolytic polymerization of Th(IV) has been investigated by light scattering technique in 10–20 mM and 0.05–0.4 M Th(IV) solutions. The present investigation shows that well defined colloids areExpand
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Influence of nitrogen addition on the crevice corrosion resistance of nitrogen-bearing austenitic stainless steels
Crevice corrosion studies were carried out on nitrogen-bearing types 304, 316 and 317 austenitic stainless steels (SS) by a potentiodynamic anodic polarisation method in an acidic chloride medium. AExpand
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Studies on solubility of TBP in aqueous solutions of fuel reprocessing
In nuclear technology, tri-n-butyl phosphate (TBP) diluted with a hydrocarbon diluent such as n-dodecane or NPH is the most frequently used solvent in liquid–liquid extraction for fuel reprocessing.Expand
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