Ultrasonic attenuation measurements at 300 MHz

DOIResolve DOI: http://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4613-0383-1_188
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EditorSearch for: Thompson, Donald O.; Search for: Chimenti, Dale E.
TypeBook Chapter
Book titleReview of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation
Pages14391446; # of pages: 8
AbstractIn the CANDU™ (CANada Deuterium Uranium) nuclear reactor, the primary heat transport containment is a matrix of cold-worked Zr-2.5Nb pressure tubes containing pressurized heavy water, which extracts heat from the fuel bundles in the tube. In the last few years, periodical tests on removed tubes have established a significant tube-to-tube variability in fracture toughness due to variability in the as-installed tubes.
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AffiliationNRC Industrial Materials Institute; National Research Council Canada
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NPARC number21273322
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