RADIATION EFFECTS IN MATERIAL MICROSTRUCTURE.

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Next generation nuclear power systems, high-power particle accelerators and space technology will inevitably rely on higher performance materials that will be able to function in the extreme environments of high irradiation, high temperatures, corrosion and stress. The ability of any material to maintain its functionality under exposure to harsh conditions is directly linked to the material structure at the nano- and micro-scales. Understanding of the underlying processes is key to the success of such undertakings. This paper presents experimental results of the effects of radiation exposure on several unique alloys, composites and crystals through induced changes in the physio-mechanical macroscopic ... continued below

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SIMOS,N. May 30, 2007.

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Next generation nuclear power systems, high-power particle accelerators and space technology will inevitably rely on higher performance materials that will be able to function in the extreme environments of high irradiation, high temperatures, corrosion and stress. The ability of any material to maintain its functionality under exposure to harsh conditions is directly linked to the material structure at the nano- and micro-scales. Understanding of the underlying processes is key to the success of such undertakings. This paper presents experimental results of the effects of radiation exposure on several unique alloys, composites and crystals through induced changes in the physio-mechanical macroscopic properties.

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  • ISOPE-2007 LISBON, 17TH INTERNATIONAL OFFSHORE AND POLAR ENGINEERING CONFERENCE; LISBON, PORTUGAL; 20070701 through 20070706

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SIMOS,N. RADIATION EFFECTS IN MATERIAL MICROSTRUCTURE., article, May 30, 2007; United States. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc883474/: accessed October 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.