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Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 17
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v17.a0006462
EISBN: 978-1-62708-190-0
... fracture mechanics in the damage tolerant approach. It concludes with information on pressure vessel applications that can be separated into three protocols used by military nuclear power, commercial nuclear power, and non-nuclear pressure vessels and/or fired boilers. nondestructive testing...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004124
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... Abstract High-temperature exposure of materials occurs in many applications such as power plants (coal, oil, natural gas, and nuclear), land-based gas turbine and diesel engines, gas turbine engines for aircraft, marine gas turbine engines for shipboard use, waste incineration, high-temperature...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004130
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
.... Sci. , Vol 31 , 1990 , p 515 – 520 10.1016/0010-938X(90)90155-X 49. Scotto V. , “Electrochemical Studies on Biocorrosion of Stainless Steel in Seawater,” EPRI Workshop on Microbial Induced Corrosion, Licina G. , Ed., Electric Power Research Institute , 1989 , p B.1 – B.36...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05a.a0005711
EISBN: 978-1-62708-171-9
... Abstract Nuclear power plants benefit from thermal spray coatings for corrosion and erosion minimization and dimensional restoration of worn parts. This article provides a detailed discussion on the advantages of thermal spray coatings, fission reactor component coatings, and coatings for...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13a.a0003642
EISBN: 978-1-62708-182-5
... showing the dark anode area in contrast with the protected cathodic surface The design goal of an ICCP system is to produce an evenly distributed protection potential on the structure as well as to reduce the power consumption of the anodes to a minimum. The available design variables are the number...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13a.a0003640
EISBN: 978-1-62708-182-5
... statistically more powerful because they allow estimating and controlling the variability in the production process that is due to differences between blocks. ...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 18
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 31 December 2017
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v18.a0006400
EISBN: 978-1-62708-192-4
... maintenance philosophies. The article concludes with a discussion on various condition monitoring in industrial sectors, including condition-monitoring techniques in nuclear power plants, road condition monitoring, and condition monitoring in wind turbines. acoustic emission testing condition...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004102
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... Abstract This article describes the corrosion mechanisms, challenges, and control in service water distribution systems. It provides a discussion on typical designs and water qualities for the service water distribution systems used in fossil-fueled and nuclear power plants. The article also...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004100
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... corrosion and oxidation of metals and alloys occurs in many military applications, including power plants (coal, oil, natural gas, and nuclear), land-based gas turbine and diesel engines, gas turbine engines for aircraft, marine gas turbine engines for shipboard use, waste incineration, high-temperature...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.emde.a0003067
EISBN: 978-1-62708-200-6
... Abstract This article reviews the applications of traditional glasses in architecture, transportation, construction, houseware, containers, and fibers. It also describes uses of specialty glasses for aerospace and military applications, biomedical and dental applications, chemical-resistant...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 2
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1990
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v02.a0001117
EISBN: 978-1-62708-162-7
... acts as a powerful pearlite former. In the form of Sb 2 O 3 , antimony is used in enamels, glass, pigments, catalysts, and flame retardants. Antimony is used as a component of III-V semiconductors such as InSb, AlSb, and GaSb, and as an alloying ingredient in thermoelectric alloys. See Table 3...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 6A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 31 October 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v06a.a0005627
EISBN: 978-1-62708-174-0
... cutting, with powers as high as 45 kW (60 hp) ( Ref 21 ). New-generation high-brightness lasers are being developed with ever-increasing powers. Disc lasers are now commercially available with powers up to 16 kW (21 hp), and fiber lasers are available with powers up to 50 kW (67 hp) for military and...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 1
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1990
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v01.a0001045
EISBN: 978-1-62708-161-0
... as rock crushers, grinding mills, dredge buckets, power shovel buckets and teeth, and pumps for handling gravel and rocks). Other applications include fragmentizer hammers and grates for automobile recycling and military applications such as tank track pads. Another important use is in railway...
Book Chapter

Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1998
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.mhde2.a0003206
EISBN: 978-1-62708-199-3
... information on process capabilities, principles of operation, power sources, electrodes, shielding gases, flux, process variables, and advantages and disadvantages of these arc welding methods. It presents information about the arc welding procedures of hardenable carbon and alloy steels, cast irons...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006010
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... spot, periodic, or duplicate inspections to verify that the QC performed by the contractor was accurate. The nuclear American National Standards Institute standards published in the 1960s and 1970s required that nuclear power facilities, coating manufacturers, contractors, consultants, and vendors...
Book Chapter

Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004221
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... Control for Military Facilities” in this Volume. Fig. 17 Through-wall corrosion under insulation of a large coated carbon steel storage tank. Courtesy of Paul Powers, GE Inspection. See the article “Effects of Process and Environmental Variables” in this Volume. The apparently mild...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 17
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v17.a0006438
EISBN: 978-1-62708-190-0
... Guidelines: Revision 8,” TR-3002007572, presented at EPRI 2016 ( Albufeira, Algarve, Portugal ), Electric Power Research Institute, October 2016 3. “Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code, Rules for Inservice Inspection of Nuclear Power Plant Components; Mandatory Appendix VIII , Performance...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003515
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... regions were also evident. As an example, consider the differences in the approaches adopted in aircraft and nuclear power applications. The military aviation industry has a well-developed damage tolerant philosophy using the so-called slow crack growth procedure for monolithic structures, as...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13a.a0003707
EISBN: 978-1-62708-182-5
... costs, depreciation costs, and the cost of forced outages. The largest cost is found for nuclear-power-generated plants because of the higher inspection frequency in nuclear plants as compared with fossil-fueled plants. The pulp and paper industry uses corrosive media to make pulp from wood. Changes...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003504
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
..., and incorporated quantitative risk criteria directly into the setting of failure-finding task intervals. They call their enhanced version of reliability-centered maintenance “RCM2.” In the 1990s, RCM began to be implemented in U.S. industries outside the military and nuclear power. In response...