Creep Properties of 18–10 and 25–20 Stainless Steels at Cryogenic Temperatures

  • R. Voyer
  • L. Weil
Part of the Advances in Cryogenic Engineering book series (ACRE, volume 10)


Stainless steels are widely used in cryogenic construction, but this material is known to creep at low temperatures. The effect is important enough to often cause a breakdown of cryogenic equipment.


Austenitic Stainless Steel Creep Behavior Cryogenic Temperature Creep Property Type Stainless Steel 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1965

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Voyer
    • 1
  • L. Weil
    • 1
  1. 1.Centre de Recherches sur les Très Basses TempératuresGrenobleFrance

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