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Liquid Metal Systems

Material Behavior and Physical Chemistry in Liquid Metal Systems 2

  • H. U. Borgstedt
  • Gunter Frees
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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. K. Iizawa, K. Chatani, K. Ito, S. Suzuki, M. Akutsu, K. Kinjo
    Pages 9-26
  3. V. Ganesan, P. Muralidaran, K. Chandran, K. C. Srinivas, T. Gnanasekaran, G. Periaswami et al.
    Pages 47-53
  4. Chen Xueding, Xia Tiandong, Lu Wenjiang, Xu Yongli, Zhang Daode, Wang Jiaying et al.
    Pages 67-74
  5. Satoshi Inoue, Shigeki Kano, Jun-ichi Saito, Yasushi Isshiki, Eiichi Yoshida, Masahiko Morinaga
    Pages 75-83
  6. S. Kano, E. Yoshida, Y. Hirakawa, Y. Tachi, H. Haneda, T. Mitsuhashi
    Pages 85-94
  7. H. Glasbrenner, H. U. Borgstedt, Z. Peric
    Pages 95-103
  8. M. G. Barker, M. J. Capaldi
    Pages 105-112
  9. V. V. Alekseev, F. A. Kozlov, Ju. I. Zagorulko
    Pages 113-120
  10. H. S. Khatak, J. B. Gnanamoorthy, P. Rodriguez, R. D. Kale, K. Swaminathan, M. Rajan et al.
    Pages 121-126
  11. H. Huthmann, C. A. P. Horton, H. U. Borgstedt
    Pages 135-156
  12. Eiichi Yoshida, Ryuji Komine, Fumiyoshi Ueno, Yusaku Wada
    Pages 157-166
  13. Hong Shunzhang, Zhang Zhong, Zhang Jianmin, Sang Weiliang, Qian Chengyao, Zhou Xuezhi et al.
    Pages 175-180
  14. R. Sridharan, K. H. Mahendran, T. Gnanasekaran, G. Periaswami, C. K. Mathews
    Pages 187-193
  15. J. Desreumaux, C. Latgé, J. Le Texier, S. Poinsot
    Pages 215-223
  16. J. Reimann, R. Kirchner, M. Pfeff, D. Rackel
    Pages 233-242
  17. S. E. Smith, M. G. Barker
    Pages 261-268
  18. R. Sridharan, T. Gnanasekaran, G. Periaswami, C. K. Mathews
    Pages 269-277
  19. Yu. I. Zagorulko, Yu. I. Kovalov, F. A. Koslov, O. V. Starkov
    Pages 279-289
  20. A. I. Lastov, E. E. Konovalov, O. V. Starkov
    Pages 291-295
  21. K. Künstler, H. Heyne
    Pages 311-319
  22. Norihiko Sagawa, Shinya Miyahara, Tohru Sone
    Pages 321-330
  23. B. F. Gromov, Yu. I. Orlov, P. N. Martynov, K. D. Ivanov, V. A. Gulevsky
    Pages 339-343
  24. H. Feuerstein, L. Hörner, J. Oschinski, S. Horn
    Pages 357-362
  25. H. U. Borgstedt, Z. Peric
    Pages 363-368
  26. M. Steinbrück, V. Heinzel, F. Huber, W. Peppler, M. Voss, H. Will
    Pages 369-376
  27. Back Matter
    Pages 415-419

About this book

Introduction

Liquid metal technology has been the subject of an impetuous development in the recent decades, mainly due to the application of liquid met als in nuclear techniques. The technological development has been supported by studies of the basic physical-chemical properties of liquid metals: One major concern is the material behaviour in contact with the liquid metals, corrosion and the possible deterioration of metallic and ceramic materials which are in use as constructional or functional materials in such systems. Since the corrosion is in many cases not only a simple dissolution process, the chemical background of such processes had to be studied. Such studies included the determination of solubilities of metals and non-metals in liquid metals, the measurement of thermodynamic data of dissolved materials and of chemical equilibria. Several formerly unknown chemical compounds are formed in liquid metal~ lnd are only stable in this environment. The research and deve\opment devoted to the fission reactor techniques were more or less completed in several countries, further work is in progress in some countries in which the interest in fast breeder reactors arose recently. Even the worldwide program on fusion reactor technology is related to liquid metals, and severallaboratories are now contributing to this new technology.

Keywords

Metall alloy corrosion liquid physical chemistry

Editors and affiliations

  • H. U. Borgstedt
    • 1
  • Gunter Frees
    • 1
  1. 1.Kernforschungszentrum KarlsruheKarlsruheGermany

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