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2013 MRS Fall Meeting Logo2013 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit

December 1-6, 2013 | Boston
Meeting Chairs: Charles Black, Elisabetta Comini, Gitti Frey, Kristi Kiick, Loucas Tsakalakos

Symposium EE : Advanced Materials for Nuclear Technologies

2013-12-02   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Philip Edmondson, University of Oxford
Christopher Stanek, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Marjorie Bertolus, CEA/DEN
Heather McLean Chichester, Idaho National Laboratory

Symposium Support

CEA DEN MINOS
EE2: Ceramics I
Session Chairs
Karl Whittle
Monday PM, December 02, 2013
Hynes, Level 3, Room 309

2:30 AM - *EE2.01
Radiation Damage Evolution in Oxide Heterocomposites

Blas Uberuaga 1

1Los Alamos National Laboratory Los Alamos USA

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3:00 AM - EE2.02
Analysis of the Structure of Heavy Ion Irradiated Perovskites Using X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy

Martin C Stennett 1 Amy S Gandy 1 Neil C Hyatt 1

1The University of Sheffield Sheffield United Kingdom

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3:15 AM - EE2.03
Thermal and Radiation Stability of Iodine-Bearing Vanadate Apatite Structure

Fengyuan Lu 1 Jinling Xu 1 Tiankai Yao 1 Rodney C Ewing 2 Jie Lian 1

1Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Troy USA2University of Michigan Ann Arbor USA

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3:30 AM - EE2.04
A Many-Body Potential Approach to Modelling the Thermomechanical Properties of Actinide Oxides

Michael William Donald Cooper 1 Michael Rushton 1 Robin Grimes 1

1Imperial College London London United Kingdom

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3:45 AM - EE2.05
Stabilizing Nanocrystalline Grains in Ceramic-Oxides

Dilpuneet Aidhy 1 Yanwen Zhang 1 2 William Weber 2 1

1Oak Ridge National Laboratory Oak Ridge USA2University of Tennessee Knoxville USA

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4:00 AM -
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4:30 AM - EE2.06
Accelerated Chemical Aging Studies to Assess the Impact of Daughter Product Formation on Crystalline Stability

Chris Stanek 1 Blas Uberuaga 1 Laura Wolfsberg 1 Wayne Taylor 1 Brian Scott 1 Nigel Marks 2

1Los Alamos National Laboratory Los Alamos USA2Curtin University of Technology Perth Australia

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4:45 AM - EE2.07
Synthesis and Characterization of 177Lu2-xHfxO3

Jeffery Aguiar 1 Laura Wolfsberg 1 Brian L Scott 1 Wayne A Taylor 1 Rob Dickerson 1 Christopher Stanek 1

1Los Alamos National Laboratory Los Alamos USA

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5:00 AM - EE2.08
Understanding Structure-Property Relationships in beta;-eucryptite through Atomistic Simulations

Badri Narayanan 1 Ivar E Reimanis 1 Cristian V Ciobanu 2

1Colorado School of Mines Golden USA2Colorado School of Mines Golden USA

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5:15 AM - EE2.09
Effect of Neutron Irradiation on Select Mn+1AXn Phases

Darin Joseph Tallman 1 Elizabeth Hoffman 2 Gordon Koshe 3 Robert L Sindelar 2 Michel W Barsoum 1

1Drexel University Philadelphia USA2Savannah River Site Aiken USA3Massachusetts's Institute of Technology Cambridge USA

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5:30 AM - EE2.10
Surface Sensitive Spectroscopy Study of Ion Beam Irradiation Induced Structural Modifications in Iron Borophosphate Glasses

Amy S Gandy 1 Martin C Stennett 1 Neil C Hyatt 1

1University of Sheffield Sheffield United Kingdom

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EE1: Fuel Cladding Materials
Session Chairs
Philip Edmondson
Christopher Stanek
Monday AM, December 02, 2013
Hynes, Level 3, Room 309

9:30 AM - *EE1.01
Understanding Environmental Degradation of Zr Cladding

Anton Van der Ven 1 John C. Thomas 2 Brian Puchala 2

1University of California Santa Barbara Santa Barbara USA2University of Michigan Ann Arbor USA

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10:00 AM - EE1.02
Kinetics of Hydrogen Desorption from Zirconium Hydride and Zirconium Metal in Vacuum

Xunxiang Hu 1 2 Kurt A. Terrani 2 Brian D. Wirth 1

1University of Tennessee Knoxville Knoxville USA2Oak Ridge National Laboratory Oak Ridge USA

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10:15 AM - EE1.03
Ductility Evaluation of As-Hydrided and Hydride Reoriented Zircaloy-4 Cladding under Simulated Dry-Storage Condition

Yong Yan 1 Kenyong Plummer 1 Holly Ray 1 Tyler Cook 1

1Oak Ridge National Laboratory Oak Ridge USA

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