Ceramics for Nuclear Applications

Advanced ceramics and composites have become extremely important for a broad range of nuclear applications due to their desirable properties when compared to metals and metal alloys. Ceramics for New Nuclear Applications provides a comprehensive review on the most up-to-date technologies for advanced ceramics and composites for nuclear applications. The chapters covered include nuclear fuel and structural materials, materials for the next generation of reactors and fusion reactors, and materials for nuclear medicine. Cutting-edge topics such as accident tolerant fuels, space applications, and nuclear medicine will also attract a large audience who are specifically interested in these subject areas. Academic and industrial researchers working in the field of materials for nuclear energy systems, nuclear propulsion systems and nuclear medicine will find the book a valuable reference resource. A comprehensive state-of-the-art review on future nuclear technologies and advanced ceramic materials Covers the most important advances over the last ten years in ceramics technologies for nuclear applications Covers high temperature materials such as advanced ceramics fuels, ceramic composites for high temperature reactors and accident tolerant cores, and ceramic fuels assemblies for space nuclear systems Chapters provide information on characterization and materials behavior, fabrication and joining methods, microstructure and mechanical property correlations, irradiation behavior and in-reactor performance of cladding

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  • Author : Peng Xu
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 600 pages
  • ISBN : 9780128238653
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Ceramics for Nuclear Applications

Ceramics for Nuclear Applications
  • Author : Peng Xu,Christian p Deck,William E. Lee,Simon Middleburgh,Michael J.D. Rushton
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 15 January 2022
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Advanced ceramics and composites have become extremely important for a broad range of nuclear applications due to their desirable properties when compared to metals and metal alloys. Ceramics for New Nuclear Applications provides a comprehensive review on the most up-to-date technologies for advanced ceramics and composites for nuclear applications. The chapters covered include nuclear fuel and structural materials, materials for the next generation of reactors and fusion reactors, and materials for nuclear medicine. Cutting-edge topics such as accident tolerant fuels,

Ceramic Matrix Composites

Ceramic Matrix Composites
  • Author : Narottam P. Bansal,Jacques Lamon
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 27 October 2014
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This book is a comprehensive source of information on various aspects of ceramic matrix composites (CMC). It covers ceramic and carbon fibers; the fiber-matrix interface; processing, properties and industrial applications of various CMC systems; architecture, mechanical behavior at room and elevated temperatures, environmental effects and protective coatings, foreign object damage, modeling, life prediction, integration and joining. Each chapter in the book is written by specialists and internationally renowned researchers in the field. This book will provide state-of-the-art information on different

Ultra-High Temperature Ceramics

Ultra-High Temperature Ceramics
  • Author : William G. Fahrenholtz,Eric J. Wuchina,William E. Lee,Yanchun Zhou
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 10 October 2014
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The first comprehensive book to focus on ultra-hightemperature ceramic materials in more than 20 years Ultra-High Temperature Ceramics are a family of compounds thatdisplay an unusual combination of properties, including extremelyhigh melting temperatures (>3000°C), high hardness, andgood chemical stability and strength at high temperatures. Typical UHTC materials are the carbides, nitrides, and borides oftransition metals, but the Group IV compounds (Ti, Zr, Hf) plus TaCare generally considered to be the main focus of research due tothe superior melting temperatures and stable

Polymer Derived Silicon Carbide Ceramics for Nuclear Applications

Polymer Derived Silicon Carbide Ceramics for Nuclear Applications
  • Author : Shelly Arreguin
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 15 August 2022
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The next generation of nuclear fission and fusion reactors depends upon the development of high performance structural materials. Silicon carbide (SiC) is being considered for a variety of nuclear reactor components because it possesses outstanding physical and chemical properties, including: high thermal conductivity, high temperature stability, chemical inertness, extreme hardness and small neutron capture cross-section. However, when exposed to energetic particles, SiC is observed to experience various radiation induced defects such as: vacancy clusters, dislocation loops and network dislocations at

Advanced Ceramics for Energy Conversion and Storage

Advanced Ceramics for Energy Conversion and Storage
  • Author : Olivier Guillon
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 20 November 2019
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In order to enable an affordable, sustainable, fossil-free future energy supply, research activities on relevant materials and related technologies have been intensified in recent years, Advanced Ceramics for Energy Conversion and Storage describes the current state-of-the-art concerning materials, properties, processes, and specific applications. Academic and industrial researchers, materials scientists, and engineers will be able to get a broad overview of the use of ceramics in energy applications, while at the same time become acquainted with the most recent developments in

Ceramic Materials for Energy Applications II

Ceramic Materials for Energy Applications II
  • Author : Kevin M. Fox,Yutai Katoh,Hua-Tay Lin,Ilias Belharouak
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 29 November 2012
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Dedicated to the innovative design and use of ceramic materialsfor energy applications, this issue brings readers up to date withsome of the most important research discoveries and new andemerging applications in the field. Contributions come from theproceedings of three symposia, as well as the EuropeanUnion–USA Engineering Ceramics Summit. The three symposiaare: Ceramics for Electric Energy Generation, Storage, andDistribution; Advanced Ceramics and Composites for Nuclear andFusion Applications; and Advanced Materials and Technologies forRechargeable Batteries. An abundance of charts, tables, andillustrations

Chemically Bonded Phosphate Ceramics

Chemically Bonded Phosphate Ceramics
  • Author : Arun S. Wagh
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 17 May 2016
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This book brings together the latest developments in chemically bonded phosphate ceramics (CBPCs), including several novel ceramics, from US Federal Laboratories such as Argonne, Oak Ridge, and Brookhaven National Laboratories, as well as Russian and Ukrainian nuclear institutes. Coupled with further advances in their use as biomaterials, these materials have found uses in diverse fields in recent years. Applications range from advanced structural materials to corrosion and fire protection coatings, oil-well cements, stabilization and encapsulation of hazardous and radioactive waste,

Advanced Ceramics for Energy and Environmental Applications

Advanced Ceramics for Energy and Environmental Applications
  • Author : Akshay Kumar
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 25 November 2021
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Advanced Ceramics possess various unique properties and are able to withstand harsh environments. The aim of this book is to cover various aspects of the advanced ceramics like carbides, nitrides and oxides for energy and environment related applications. Advanced ceramics with additional functionality propose significant potential for greater impact in the field of energy and environmental technologies. This book focuses on the nanostructured ceramics synthesis, properties, structure-property relation and application in the area of energy and environment. It covers the

ADVANCED CERAMIC MATERIALS FOR NEXT-GENERATION NUCLEAR APPLICATIONS.

ADVANCED CERAMIC MATERIALS FOR NEXT-GENERATION NUCLEAR APPLICATIONS.
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 15 August 2022
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Rising global energy demands coupled with increased environmental concerns point to one solution; they must reduce their dependence on fossil fuels that emit greenhouse gases. As the global community faces the challenge of maintaining sovereign nation security, reducing greenhouse gases, and addressing climate change nuclear power will play a significant and likely growing role. In the US, nuclear energy already provides approximately one-fifth of the electricity used to power factories, offices, homes, and schools with 104 operating nuclear power plants, located

Ceramic Materials for Energy Applications V

Ceramic Materials for Energy Applications V
  • Author : Josef Matyáš,Yutai Katoh,Hua-Tay Lin,Alberto Vomiero
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 23 December 2015
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The Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceeding has been published by The American Ceramic Society since 1980. This series contains a collection of papers dealing with issues in both traditional ceramics (i.e., glass, whitewares, refractories, and porcelain enamel) and advanced ceramics. Topics covered in the area of advanced ceramic include bioceramics, nanomaterials, composites, solid oxide fuel cells, mechanical properties and structural design, advanced ceramic coatings, ceramic armor, porous ceramics, and more.

Ceramics in Nuclear and Alternative Energy Applications

Ceramics in Nuclear and Alternative Energy Applications
  • Author : Sharon Marra
  • Publisher : Wiley-American Ceramic Society
  • Release : 05 December 2006
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This volume focuses on recent developments and advances of ceramics and ceramic matrix composites for use in fission and fusion reactors, nuclear fuels and alternative energy applications. With the continued increasing demands for energy, nuclear energy has experienced a renewed interest. Recent developments associated with advanced fuel cycles have resulted in new research efforts on nuclear fuel materials. The effects of radiation on the properties of ceramics and ceramic matrix composites are also addressed.

Ceramics for Environmental and Energy Applications II

Ceramics for Environmental and Energy Applications II
  • Author : Fatih Dogan,Terry M. Tritt,Tohru Sekino,Yutai Katoh,Aleksander J. Pyzik,Ilias Belharouak,Aldo R. Boccaccini,Jim Marra
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 19 February 2014
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A collection of papers from the below symposia held during the 10th Pacific Rim Conference on Ceramic and Glass Technology (PacRim10), June 2-7, 2013, in Coronado, California 2012: Solid Oxide Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Technology Direct Thermal to Electrical Energy Conversion Materials and Applications Photovoltaic Materials and Technologies Ceramics for Next Generation Nuclear Energy Advances in Photocatalytic Materials for Energy and Environmental Applications Ceramics Enabling Environmental Protection: Clean Air and Water Advanced Materials and Technologies for Electrochemical Energy Storage Systems Glasses and

Cementitious Materials for Nuclear Waste Immobilization

Cementitious Materials for Nuclear Waste Immobilization
  • Author : Rehab O. Abdel Rahman,Ravil Z. Rakhimov,Michael I. Ojovan,Nailia R. Rakhimova
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 17 November 2014
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Cementitious materials are an essential part in any radioactive waste disposal facility. Conditioning processes such as cementation are used to convert waste into a stable solid form that is insoluble and will prevent dispersion to the surrounding environment. It is incredibly important to understand the long-term behavior of these materials. This book summarises approaches and current practices in use of cementitious materials for nuclear waste immobilisation. It gives a unique description of the most important aspects of cements as nuclear