Accession Number : AD0473957


Title :   STATUS OF THE PURIFICATION OF BERYLLIUM.


Corporate Author : MATERIALS ADVISORY BOARD (NAS-NRC) WASHINGTON DC


Report Date : Oct 1965


Pagination or Media Count : 64


Abstract : Present capabilities in purification, advances which can reasonably be expected in the future, and implications of purification are discussed. Characteristics of several purification and consolidation techniques, effects of specific elements on ductility and strength of beryllium, and problems associated with mechanical property evaluation of high purity beryllium are described. The report concludes with four specific recommendations. (Author)


Descriptors :   *PROCESSING , BERYLLIUM , PRODUCTION , HALIDES , ORGANOMETALLIC COMPOUNDS , ELECTROLYSIS , REFINING , VACUUM , MELTING , ZONE MELTING , DUCTILITY , DEFORMATION , METAL CRYSTALS , REDUCTION(CHEMISTRY)


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE