Design Factor Using a SiC/SiC Composites for Core Component of Gas Cooled Fast Reactor. 2: Thermal Stress

  1. Edgar Lara-Curzio,
  2. Jonathan Salem and
  3. Dongming Zhu
  1. Jae-Kwang Lee and
  2. Masayuki Naganuma

Published Online: 14 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470339497.ch19

Mechanical Properties and Performance of Engineering Ceramics and Composites III

Mechanical Properties and Performance of Engineering Ceramics and Composites III

How to Cite

Lee, J.-K. and Naganuma, M. (2007) Design Factor Using a SiC/SiC Composites for Core Component of Gas Cooled Fast Reactor. 2: Thermal Stress, in Mechanical Properties and Performance of Engineering Ceramics and Composites III (eds E. Lara-Curzio, J. Salem and D. Zhu), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470339497.ch19

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 DEC 2009
  2. Published Print: 29 OCT 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470196335

Online ISBN: 9780470339497

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Keywords:

  • gas-cooled fast reactor;
  • thermal conductivity degradation;
  • neutron irradiation;
  • fuel cladding;
  • clad wall thickness

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Reference GFR Core Design

  • Reference SiC/SiC Composites

  • Method & Results of Estimation

  • Discussion

  • Summary