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|Title:||Assessment of thin-walled cladding tube mechanical properties by segmented expanding Mandrel test|
|Citation:||Structural Materials for Innovative Nuclear Systems (SMINS-3) - Workshop Proceedings Idaho National Laboratory Idaho Falls, United States 7-10 October 2013 p. 169-177|
|Publisher:||OECD Nuclear Energy Agency|
|Type:||Articles in periodicals and books|
|Abstract:||This paper presents the principles of the segmented expanding mandrel test for thin-walled cladding tubes, which can be used as a basic material characterisation test to determine stressstrain curves and ductility or as a test to simulate mechanical pellet-cladding interaction. The paper discusses the strengths and weaknesses of the test method and it illustrates how the test can be used to simulate hydride reorientations in zirconium claddings and quantify how hydride reorientation affects ductility.|
|JRC Directorate:||Energy, Transport and Climate|
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