Browse Graduate Dissertations and Theses at Illinois by Subject "U3O8"
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(2012-02-01)This thesis presents experimental results on thermal conductivity measurements on both irradiated and unirradiated uranium oxides between 90 K and 658 K. The irradiation doses range from 5x10^13 argon ions/cm² to 2x10^16 ...
X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy (XPS) study of single crystal UO2 and U3O8 on r-plane sapphire and yttrium stabilized zirconium (YSZ) substrates (2011-05-25)The purpose of the work performed in this thesis is to demonstrate the ability of a magnetron sputtering system to grow single crystal thin films of Uranium Oxides with and without specifically added Neodymium impurities. ...