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AM&P Technical Articles (2012) 170 (1): 24–27.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Edward D. Herderick; Kirk Cooper; Nate Ames A novel brazing approach for joining SiC-based fuel cladding is a promising technology for enhanced accident-tolerant nuclear fuels. A novel brazing approach for joining SiC-based fuel cladding is a promising technology for enhanced accident-tolerant...
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AM&P Technical Articles (2020) 178 (5): 61–63.
Published: 01 July 2020
...Hwasung Yeom; Kumar Sridharan Cold spraying is a potentially attractive method for producing accident tolerant fuel cladding, near-net shape nuclear reactor components, and nuclear fuel storage canisters. Copyright © ASM International® 2020 2020 ASM International accident tolerant cladding...
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AM&P Technical Articles (2016) 174 (10): 16–21.
Published: 01 November 2016
...-Cr-Al LWR cladding material in the near future. Fe-Cr-Al alloys are just one of many material systems currently being developed for nuclear applications. For example, SiC is being extensively investigated both as an alternative LWR cladding material and for advanced TRISO particle fuel for gas-cooled...
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AM&P Technical Articles (2014) 172 (1): 17–20.
Published: 01 January 2014
... is a viable option for mitigating corrosion. In this article, corrosion issues in four reactor concepts that use vastly different coolant types are reviewed. Zr + H2O = ZrO2 + H2 Zr +O2 = ZrO2 Oxidation of Zr cladding is a limiting factor in achieving higher fuel burn-ups to reduce costs. Radiation can...
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AM&P Technical Articles (2013) 171 (7): 17–21.
Published: 01 July 2013
... mm. HT claddings are made of nickel-chromium and metal-chromium-aluminum alloys for high temperature applications in the energy, pulp and paper, nuclear, and marine industries. Cladding (a) (b) thickness is typically between 0.05 and 6 mm. LT claddings are made of stainless steel or metallic...
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AM&P Technical Articles (2016) 174 (9): 47–57.
Published: 01 October 2016
... as group leader for development of nuclear fuel element and rocket materials. In 1966, he joined Solar Turbines in San Diego as chief of applied sciences where he worked until his retirement in 1981 and then served as a metallurgical consultant for several years. Nachman was a Life Member of ASM, joining...
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AM&P Technical Articles (2020) 178 (5): 67–77.
Published: 01 July 2020
... the development of improved fuel cladding concepts as well as education and mentorship of undergraduate and graduate students. Sridharan serves on the AM&P Editorial Committee and is a member of the ASM Milwaukee Chapter. IN MEMORIAM H I G H L I G H T S 77 ADVANCED MATERIALS & PROCESSES | JULY/AUGUST 2020...
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AM&P Technical Articles (2015) 173 (8): 59–67.
Published: 01 September 2015
... and facilities. Mr. William L. Hamm Jr., FASM Director/Board Member Materials Design Inc., Angel Fire, N.M. For outstanding contributions to the safety, reliability, and performance of U.S. Navy nuclear submarines and aircraft carriers, and advancing the scientific and engineering technology for materials used...
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AM&P Technical Articles (2015) 173 (8): 20–27.
Published: 01 September 2015
... Columbus, Ohio, headquarters in the 1940s for cladding nuclear reactor fuel rods, its uses have greatly expanded to include casting densification, powder consolidation, and diffusion bonding. In HIP, powder is poured into a metal can that is evacuated and sealed. This is then placed into the HIP unit...
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AM&P Technical Articles (2021) 179 (4): 15–21.
Published: 01 May 2021
... fuels to address high-priority applications, including calcination to produce cement, thermochemical water splitting for producing solar fuels, and ammonia synthesis for producing fertilizer. The solid particle heat-transfer pathway being developed for Gen3 CSP may be particularly relevant for a number...
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AM&P Technical Articles (2012) 170 (11): 55–61.
Published: 01 November 2012
..., propeller blades, helicopters, and fuel elements for nuclear submarines. He was on the staff of the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) for 18 years, and a member of ISO Committee TC 17 on Steel for 15 years. Hal was a principal developer of the Unified Numbering System (UNS) for metals...