In situ Raman monitoring of materials under irradiation: study of uranium dioxide alteration by water radiolysis (pages 1492–1497)
A. Canizarès, G. Guimbretière, Y. A. Tobon, N. Raimboux, R. Omnée, M. Perdicakis, B. Muzeau, E. Leoni, M. S. Alam, E. Mendes, D. Simon, G. Matzen, C. Corbel, M. F. Barthe and P. Simon
Article first published online: 14 MAY 2012 | DOI: 10.1002/jrs.4088
On-site irradiation-induced surface alteration of UO2 surface is monitored by in situ Raman spectroscopy. We present in this work the instrumental developments, the performances, and the first results obtained with this extreme condition-devoted in situ spectrometer.