Study of stages I to IV of irradiated or quenched tungsten and tungsten alloys by field-ion microscopy
Contributor(s)United States. Department of Energy.
Keywords*Tungsten Alloys-- Physical Radiation Effects
Other Materials--Metals &Amp
*Tungsten-- Point Defects
360106* --Materials--Metals &Amp
N50240* --Metals, Ceramics, &Amp
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AbstractProgress since 1972 in applying the quantitative field-ion microscope (FIM) technique to the study of point defects in irradiated tungsten and tungsten alloys or quenched tungsten is reviewed. Emphasis was on ascertaining recovery mechanisms for the major recovery stages which are consistent with both other FIM observations as well as observations employing more macroscopic techniques; hence point defect recovery models are presented for recovery Stages I to III. (49 references) (auth)
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