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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
... for nuclear fuel processing before and after irradiation for power plant applications. Nuclear fusion research is divided into two primary fields of study categorized by the method for confining the fusion fuel: magnetic confinement fusion and inertial confinement fusion. nuclear energy nuclear...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 6
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v06.a0001492
EISBN: 978-1-62708-173-3
..., and residual stress levels. It discusses the application of brazed and soldered joints in sophisticated mechanical assemblies, such as aerospace equipment, chemical reactors, electronic packaging, nuclear applications, and heat exchangers. The article also provides a detailed discussion on the joining process...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 6
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v06.a0001374
EISBN: 978-1-62708-173-3
... on the application of the process in the fields of aerospace and nuclear engineering. Selected References Selected References • Bachin V.A. and Tsiolkovsky K.E. , “Diffusion Welding Metals Versus Non-metals,” DVS Report 148, DVS-Verlag , Düsseldorf , 1992 • Ludeman W.D...
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
... Technologies Life Assessment Strategies of the Aviation Industry The Role of Nondestructive Evaluation Pressure Vessel Applications Summary Probability of Detection Inspection Intervals Model Assisted Probability of Detection Implementation Guidance Commercial Nuclear Power...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13b.a0003826
EISBN: 978-1-62708-183-2
.... Forms of corrosion, namely, galvanic corrosion, crevice corrosion, and pitting corrosion are included. The article explains the corrosion of hafnium alloys such as hafnium-zirconium alloys and hafnium-tantalum alloys. It also deals with the applications of hafnium and its alloys in the nuclear...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 10
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1986
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v10.a0001752
EISBN: 978-1-62708-178-8
... information on ferromagnetic nuclear resonance and nuclear quadrupole resonance, and illustrates the experimental arrangement of NMR with a block diagram. It also presents several application examples. electric quadrupole moment ferromagnetic nuclear resonance magnetic dipole moment nuclear magnetic...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 10
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 December 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v10.a0006650
EISBN: 978-1-62708-213-6
.... Different peaks are labeled with their position in the cellulose backbone: the hydroxypropyl (HP) and methoxy (Me) modifications. Abstract Abstract This article focuses on the application of solid-state nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectroscopy in materials science, especially for inorganic...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 9
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2004
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v09.a0003782
EISBN: 978-1-62708-177-1
... of an explosive clad plate. (a) Original magnification: 50×. (b) Original magnification: 15× Abstract Abstract Zirconium, hafnium, and their alloys are reactive metals used in a variety of nuclear and chemical processing applications. This article describes various specimen preparation procedures...
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Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1998
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.mhde2.a0003149
EISBN: 978-1-62708-199-3
... and tensile properties for nuclear and nonnuclear grades of zirconium are also provided. Selected References Selected References • The Development of the Zircaloys in Corrosion of Zirconium Alloys , STP 368, ASTM , 1964 • Industrial Applications of Titanium and Zirconium , STP 728, ASTM...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 6
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v06.a0001456
EISBN: 978-1-62708-173-3
...). It is this high specific stiffness that compels the use of beryllium for aerospace applications. Nuclear applications provide another large market for beryllium. The design of beryllium hardware is not without problems. The high stiffness and low ductility values of the material may result in failures...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 2
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1990
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v02.a0001112
EISBN: 978-1-62708-162-7
... of PMS wire fabrication: hot processing and cold processing. Hot Processing Cold Processing Mechanical Behavior Critical Current Densities PMS wire applications include devices and processes that require high magnetic fields, such as high-energy physics, thermonuclear fusion, and nuclear...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1998
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.mhde2.a0003120
EISBN: 978-1-62708-199-3
..., industrial, marine gas turbines, nuclear reactors, spacecraft structures, petrochemical production, orthopedic and dental prostheses, and environmental protection applications. This article discusses the material characteristics, phases, structures, and systems of superalloys. It describes the processing...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1998
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.mhde2.a0003115
EISBN: 978-1-62708-199-3
.... These applications include nuclear reactor vessels, heat exchangers, oil industry tubular, chemical processing components, pulp and paper industries, furnace parts, and boilers used in fossil fuel electric power plants. The article provides a brief introduction on corrosion resistance of wrought stainless steel...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 2
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1990
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v02.a0001069
EISBN: 978-1-62708-162-7
... composition, applications, mass characteristics, and fabrication characteristics. cast copper alloys chemical composition chemical properties electrical properties fabrication characteristics mechanical properties nuclear properties optical properties thermal properties C81100 Commercial...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 10
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 December 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v10.a0006646
EISBN: 978-1-62708-213-6
... and I g are the spins of the excited- and ground-state nuclear levels, σ 0 is the resonant absorption cross section. W 0 is the full width at half maximum of the unbroadened line (twice the natural width), E γ/ k is the recoil energy of the free nucleus divided by the Boltzmann constant, and θ D...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 20
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v20.a0002471
EISBN: 978-1-62708-194-8
... a life prediction method with an example of environmental degradation in light-water nuclear reactors. The article concludes with a discussion on the validation of life-prediction algorithms and their applications. References References 1. Uhlig H. , Chemical and Engineering News , Vol...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004144
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... of construction to practical applications. The industries addressed are nuclear power, fossil and alternative fuel, land transportation, air transportation, microelectronics, chemical processing, pulp and paper, food and beverage, pharmaceutical and medical technology, petroleum and petrochemical, building...
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
... failure. Voids (dark sites) have formed along the grain boundaries that are perpendicular to the direction of applied stress. Original magnification 1050× Abstract Abstract High-temperature exposure of materials occurs in many applications such as power plants (coal, oil, natural gas, and nuclear...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006026
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... Fig. 2 Bridge. Source: Ref 2 Fig. 31 Nuclear power station. Source: Ref 11 Fig. 37 Electrochemical impedance spectroscopy. Source: Ref 6 Fig. 38 Sag-resistance testing. Source: Ref 6 Fig. 7 Method A (X-cut) tape adhesion test. Source: Ref 6...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 10
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1986
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v10.a0001749
EISBN: 978-1-62708-178-8
..., and radioactive decay spectrometers. It also addresses sample preparation, equipment and process safety, and the handling of radioactive gasses and materials. The article concludes with application examples involving the analysis of rare-earth elements and nuclear fuels. Reference Reference 1. Gamma...