Crystallographic study of Si and ZrN coated U–Mo atomised particles and of their interaction with al under thermal annealing

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Crystallographic study of Si and ZrN coated U–Mo atomised particles and of their interaction with al under thermal annealing. / Zweifel, Tobias; Palancher, Herve; Leenaers, Ann; Bonnin, Anne; Honkimaki, V.; Tucoulou, R.; Van den Berghe, Sven; Jungwirth, Rainer; Charollais, Francois; Petry, W.

In: Journal of Nuclear Materials, Vol. 442, No. 1-3, 09.2013, p. 124-132.

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Zweifel, T, Palancher, H, Leenaers, A, Bonnin, A, Honkimaki, V, Tucoulou, R, Van den Berghe, S, Jungwirth, R, Charollais, F & Petry, W 2013, 'Crystallographic study of Si and ZrN coated U–Mo atomised particles and of their interaction with al under thermal annealing', Journal of Nuclear Materials, vol. 442, no. 1-3, pp. 124-132. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jnucmat.2013.08.050

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Zweifel, T., Palancher, H., Leenaers, A., Bonnin, A., Honkimaki, V., Tucoulou, R., Van den Berghe, S., Jungwirth, R., Charollais, F., & Petry, W. (2013). Crystallographic study of Si and ZrN coated U–Mo atomised particles and of their interaction with al under thermal annealing. Journal of Nuclear Materials, 442(1-3), 124-132. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jnucmat.2013.08.050

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Zweifel T, Palancher H, Leenaers A, Bonnin A, Honkimaki V, Tucoulou R et al. Crystallographic study of Si and ZrN coated U–Mo atomised particles and of their interaction with al under thermal annealing. Journal of Nuclear Materials. 2013 Sep;442(1-3):124-132. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jnucmat.2013.08.050

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Zweifel, Tobias ; Palancher, Herve ; Leenaers, Ann ; Bonnin, Anne ; Honkimaki, V. ; Tucoulou, R. ; Van den Berghe, Sven ; Jungwirth, Rainer ; Charollais, Francois ; Petry, W. / Crystallographic study of Si and ZrN coated U–Mo atomised particles and of their interaction with al under thermal annealing. In: Journal of Nuclear Materials. 2013 ; Vol. 442, No. 1-3. pp. 124-132.

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abstract = "A new type of high density fuel is needed for the conversion of research and test reactors from high to lower enriched uranium. The most promising one is a dispersion of atomized uranium-molybdenum (U–Mo) particles in an Al matrix. However, during in-pile irradiation the growth of an interaction layer between the U–Mo and the Al matrix strongly limits the fuel{\textquoteright}s performance. To improve the in-pile behaviour, the U–Mo particles can be coated with protective layers. The SELENIUM fuel development project consists of the production, irradiation and post-irradiation examination of 2 flat, full-size dispersion fuel plates containing respectively Si and ZrN coated U–Mo atomized powder dispersed in a pure Al matrix. In this paper X-ray diffraction analyses of the Si and ZrN layers after deposition, fuel plate manufacturing and thermal annealing are reported..",
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