Effect of deformation twinning on dissolution corrosion of 316L stainless steels in contact with static liquid lead-bismuth eutectic (LBE) at 500 C

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title = "Effect of deformation twinning on dissolution corrosion of 316L stainless steels in contact with static liquid lead-bismuth eutectic (LBE) at 500 C",
abstract = "This work addresses the effect of deformation twinning on the dissolution corrosion behaviour of 316 L austenitic stainless steels in contact with static liquid lead-bismuth eutectic (LBE). For this purpose, plastically deformed 316 L steel specimens with distinctly different deformation twin densities were simultaneously exposed to oxygen-poor (<10-13 mass{\%}) static liquid LBE for 1000 h at 500 C. The variation in deformation twin density was achieved by loading in uniaxial tension to similar degrees of plastic deformation (8e10{\%}) specimens made of the same 316 L steel heat. Tensile loading was carried out at - 150, 25 and 150 C so as to affect the twin density, which increased as the temperature of plastic deformation decreased. Dissolution corrosion was the only liquid metal corrosion mechanism observed in the LBE-exposed steel specimens. The thickness of the dissolution-affected zone increased with the deformation twin density, which was highest in the 316 L steel specimen deformed at - 150 C and lowest in the one deformed at 150 C. As deformation twin boundaries accelerated the LBE ingress into the steel bulk, their local orientation with respect to the steel specimen surface affected the thickness of the dissolution-affected zone.",
keywords = "Stainless steel, Plastic deformation, Twinning, De-alloying, Liquid metal corrosion",
author = "Konstantza Lambrinou and Serguei Gavrilov and Erich Stergar and {Van Renterghem}, Wouter and Jun Lim and Dmitry Terentyev and Oksana Klok and {Van der Donck}, Tom and {De Graeve}, Iris",
note = "Score=10",
year = "2018",
month = "8",
day = "18",
doi = "10.1016/j.jnucmat.2018.08.030",
language = "English",
volume = "510",
pages = "556--567",
journal = "Journal of Nuclear Materials",
issn = "0022-3115",
publisher = "Elsevier",

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T1 - Effect of deformation twinning on dissolution corrosion of 316L stainless steels in contact with static liquid lead-bismuth eutectic (LBE) at 500 C

AU - Lambrinou, Konstantza

AU - Gavrilov, Serguei

AU - Stergar, Erich

AU - Van Renterghem, Wouter

AU - Lim, Jun

AU - Klok, Oksana

AU - Van der Donck, Tom

AU - De Graeve, Iris

A2 - Terentyev, Dmitry

N1 - Score=10

PY - 2018/8/18

Y1 - 2018/8/18

N2 - This work addresses the effect of deformation twinning on the dissolution corrosion behaviour of 316 L austenitic stainless steels in contact with static liquid lead-bismuth eutectic (LBE). For this purpose, plastically deformed 316 L steel specimens with distinctly different deformation twin densities were simultaneously exposed to oxygen-poor (<10-13 mass%) static liquid LBE for 1000 h at 500 C. The variation in deformation twin density was achieved by loading in uniaxial tension to similar degrees of plastic deformation (8e10%) specimens made of the same 316 L steel heat. Tensile loading was carried out at - 150, 25 and 150 C so as to affect the twin density, which increased as the temperature of plastic deformation decreased. Dissolution corrosion was the only liquid metal corrosion mechanism observed in the LBE-exposed steel specimens. The thickness of the dissolution-affected zone increased with the deformation twin density, which was highest in the 316 L steel specimen deformed at - 150 C and lowest in the one deformed at 150 C. As deformation twin boundaries accelerated the LBE ingress into the steel bulk, their local orientation with respect to the steel specimen surface affected the thickness of the dissolution-affected zone.

AB - This work addresses the effect of deformation twinning on the dissolution corrosion behaviour of 316 L austenitic stainless steels in contact with static liquid lead-bismuth eutectic (LBE). For this purpose, plastically deformed 316 L steel specimens with distinctly different deformation twin densities were simultaneously exposed to oxygen-poor (<10-13 mass%) static liquid LBE for 1000 h at 500 C. The variation in deformation twin density was achieved by loading in uniaxial tension to similar degrees of plastic deformation (8e10%) specimens made of the same 316 L steel heat. Tensile loading was carried out at - 150, 25 and 150 C so as to affect the twin density, which increased as the temperature of plastic deformation decreased. Dissolution corrosion was the only liquid metal corrosion mechanism observed in the LBE-exposed steel specimens. The thickness of the dissolution-affected zone increased with the deformation twin density, which was highest in the 316 L steel specimen deformed at - 150 C and lowest in the one deformed at 150 C. As deformation twin boundaries accelerated the LBE ingress into the steel bulk, their local orientation with respect to the steel specimen surface affected the thickness of the dissolution-affected zone.

KW - Stainless steel

KW - Plastic deformation

KW - Twinning

KW - De-alloying

KW - Liquid metal corrosion

UR - http://ecm.sckcen.be/OTCS/llisapi.dll/open/31462353

U2 - 10.1016/j.jnucmat.2018.08.030

DO - 10.1016/j.jnucmat.2018.08.030

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VL - 510

SP - 556

EP - 567

JO - Journal of Nuclear Materials

JF - Journal of Nuclear Materials

SN - 0022-3115

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