School of engineering in Physics, Applied Physics, Electronics & MaterialsScience
After completion of the module, student should be able to :
Irradiation hardening (loops dislocation bubbles,clear bands)Irradiation embrittlement, ductility reduction (Ductile-Brittle Transition, Davidenkoff diagrams)Irradiation creep and growthSwellingWigner Effect, irradiation damage in ceramics and fuels (fundamentals for D1)Radiolysis (irradiation damage in water and polymers)
Statistical Physics, Quantum Physics, Crystallography and Basic Materials Science (phase diagrams, dislocations, diffusion laws).
The exam is given in english only
written exam (2h)
This course is given in english only
Gary Was, Fundamentals of Radiation Materials Science, Springer-Verlag (July 2007)Solid state phenomena, Vol 30 & 31, (1993) pages 7-74