Experimental Study of Short Crack Coalescence in Nickel-Base Alloys in PWR Primary Water

  1. Jeremy T. Busby,
  2. Gabriel Ilevbare and
  3. Peter L. Andresen
  1. O. Calonne1,
  2. L. Fournier2,
  3. P. Combrade3,
  4. P. Scott4 and
  5. P. Chou5

Published Online: 26 JUN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118456835.ch165

15th International Conference on Environmental Degradation of Materials in Nuclear Power Systems-Water Reactors

15th International Conference on Environmental Degradation of Materials in Nuclear Power Systems-Water Reactors

How to Cite

Calonne, O., Fournier, L., Combrade, P., Scott, P. and Chou, P. (2012) Experimental Study of Short Crack Coalescence in Nickel-Base Alloys in PWR Primary Water, in 15th International Conference on Environmental Degradation of Materials in Nuclear Power Systems-Water Reactors (eds J. T. Busby, G. Ilevbare and P. L. Andresen), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, New Jersey, Canada. doi: 10.1002/9781118456835.ch165

Author Information

  1. 1

    AREVA NP - Technical Center—71205 Le Creusot-Cedex, France

  2. 2

    AREVA NP, 1 Place Jean Millier, 92084 - Paris La Défense

  3. 3

    Consultant, 42660 Le Bessat, France

  4. 4

    Consultant, 78590 Noisy Le Roi, France

  5. 5

    EPRI, 3412 Hillview Avenue, Palo Alto, PO Box 10412, Palo Alto, California 94304 • USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 JUN 2012
  2. Published Print: 2 APR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118132418

Online ISBN: 9781118456835

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Keywords:

  • environmentally assisted cracking;
  • crack coalescence;
  • alloy 600;
  • PWR

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Aim of the Work

  • Experimental Approach

  • Results and Discussion

  • Summary and Conclusions

  • Acknowledgements