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Héctor J. Cols , Pablo R. Cristini , Alberto C. Manzini

Fission Mo-99 Production Plant - Comisión Nacional de Energía Atómica ( CNEA )
República Argentina


The use of low-enriched uranium aluminide targets for the production of fission Mo-99 is presented. Former tests on uranium silicide targets are also reviewed. Tests of dissolution of aluminide miniplates in alkaline medium were performed, showing interesting results for the replacement of current HEU targets.

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Mr. Pablo Román Cristini
Chemical Engineer
Head of Division Molybdenum-99
Comisión Nacional De Energía Atómica
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Buenos Aires, Argentina

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