Pumpable solid for heat transfer?

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Asteroza
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Pumpable solid for heat transfer?

Post by Asteroza » Mar 20, 2018 7:27 pm

I had a bit of brain fart and remembered an older post

http://energyfromthorium.com/forum/view ... ten#p65910


How attractive is it to use SiC coated tungsten micrograins in a helium cover gas as a pumpable solid coolant/heat transfer medium? Directly in a reactor, or for secondary loops?