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2015 MRS Spring Meeting Logo2015 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit

April 6-10, 2015 | San Francisco
Meeting Chairs: Artur Braun, Hongyou Fan, Ken Haenen, Lia Stanciu, Jeremy A. Theil



Symposium XX : Multiscale Modeling and Experiments on Microstructural Evolution in Nuclear Materials

2015-04-07   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

David Andersson, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Chaitanya Deo, Georgia Institute of Technology
Frederic Soisson, CEA Saclay
Yongfeng Zhang, Idaho National Laboratory
XX2: Radiation Tolerant Nanomaterials for Nuclear Applications
Session Chairs
Gary Was
Xianming Bai
Tuesday PM, April 07, 2015
Marriott Marquis, Yerba Buena Level, Salon 14/15

2:30 AM - *XX2.01
Structure, Thermodynamics, and Kinetics of Oxide Precipitates in Nanostructured Ferritic Alloys

Dane Morgan 1 Leland Barnard 1 Izabela Szlufarska 1 Nicholas Cunningham 2 G. Robert Odette 2

1University of Wisconsin - Madison Madison United States2University of California Santa Barbara Santa Barbara United States

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3:00 AM - XX2.02
Nano-Size Metallic Oxide Particle Nucleation and Coarsening in High-Purity Fe-10%Cr Alloy by Ion Implantation and Subsequent Thermal Annealing

Ce Zheng 1 Aurelie Gentils 1 Joel Ribis 2 Vladimir Borodin 3

1CSNSM Univ Paris-Sud Orsay France2CEA Gif sur Yvette France3NRC Kurchatov Institute Moscow Russian Federation

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3:15 AM - XX2.03
Radiation Damage Morphology of Nano- La Doped Yttria Stabilized Zirconia

Sanchita Dey 1 James Valdez 2 Yongqiang Wang 2 T. Holesinger 2 Ricardo Castro 1

1University of California, Davis Davis United States2Los Alamos National Laboratory Los Alamos United States

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3:30 AM - *XX2.04
Modeling Radiation-Induced Mixing and Disordering in High-Dose Atomistic Simulations

Michael J. Demkowicz 1

1Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge United States

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4:00 AM - XX2
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4:30 AM - *XX2.05
On the Role of Interfaces in the Radiation Tolerance of Nanomaterials

Blas P. Uberuaga 1

1Los Alamos National Laboratory Los Alamos United States

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5:00 AM - XX2.06
Stability of Core/Shell Organized Al(Cr,Fe,Mn)Si Dispersoids under Electron and Ion Irradiation in Al-Mg-Si Alloys

Camille Flament 1 Joel Ribis 1 Jerome Garnier 1 Alexis Deschamps 2

1CEA Saclay Gif sur Yvette France2INP Phelma Grenoble France

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5:15 AM - XX2.07
Investigation of bcc-Fe Interfaces with B2 Intermetallic Alloys

Benjamin Beeler 1 2 Mark Asta 2 Peter Hosemann 2 Niels Gronbech-Jensen 1

1University of California, Davis Davis United States2University of California, Berkeley Berkeley United States

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5:30 AM - *XX2.08
Atomistic and Continuum Modeling for the Design of Radiation Resistant Nanostructured Materials

Pascal M. Bellon 1 Robert Averback 1 Dallas R. Trinkle 1 Maylise Nastar 2

1University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Urbana United States2CEA Gif-sur-Yvette France

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XX1: Structural Materials in Nuclear Reactors: Evolution of Radiation-Induced Defects
Session Chairs
Dane Morgan
Chaitanya Deo
Tuesday AM, April 07, 2015
Marriott Marquis, Yerba Buena Level, Salon 14/15

9:00 AM - *XX1.01
Microstructure Evolution in High Dose, Self-Ion Irradiated F-M Alloys

Gary S. Was 1 Zhijie Jiao 1 Elizabeth Getto 1 Anthony M Monterrosa 1 Kai Sun 1 Micah Hackett 2

1University of Michigan Ann Arbor United States2TerraPower LLC Bellevue United States

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9:30 AM - XX1.02
Kinetics of Precipitation and Segregation in Fe-Cr and Fe-Cr-C Alloys under Irradiation

Frederic Soisson 1 Chu Chun Fu 1 Enrique Martinez 2 Maylise Nastar 1 Oriane Senninger 1

1CEA Saclay Gif-sur-Yvette France2Los Alamos National Laboratory Los Alamos United States

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9:45 AM - XX1.03
Microstructural Changes in Neutron Irradiated Binary Fe-Cr Alloy

Mukesh Bachhav 1 Emmanuelle A. Marquis 1 Lan Yao 1 G. Robert Odette 2

1University of Michigan Ann Arbor United States2University of California, Santa Barbara Santa Barbara United States

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10:00 AM - XX1.04
Phase Field Modeling of Radiation-Induced Segregation in Ferritic Alloys

Jean-Baptiste Piochaud 2 Alexandre Legris 2 Ludovic Thuinet 2 Maylise Nastar 3 Frederic Soisson 1

1CEA Saclay Gif-sur-Yvette France2CNRS Villeneuve D'ascq France3CEA Saclay Saclay France

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10:15 AM - *XX1.05
Multiscale Materials Modeling of Defect Cluster Evolution in Irradiated Structural Materials: Focus on Comparing to High-Resolution Experimental Characterization Studies

Brian D. Wirth 1 Xunxiang Hu 2 Aaron Kohnert 1 Donghua Xu 1

1University of Tennessee Knoxville United States2Oak Ridge National Laboratory Oak Ridge United States

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10:45 AM - XX1
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11:15 AM - *XX1.06
Towards a Quantitative Modeling of Radiation Induced Segregation in Fe-Based Model Alloys

Maylise Nastar 1 Thomas Schuler 1 Luca Messina 3 Paer Olsson 3 Thomas Garnier 1 2 Dallas Trinkle 2 Pascal Bellon 2 Frederic Soisson 1

1CEA Saclay Gif-sur-Yvette France2University of Illinois Urbana Champaign United States3KTH Stockholm Sweden

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11:45 AM - XX1.07
Thermal Aging and Irradiation Effects on the Decomposition of FeCr Alloys Modeled by Non-Lattice Object Kinetic Monte Carlo

Ignacio Dopico 1 Pedro Castrillo 2 Ignacio Martin-Bragado 1

1IMDEA Materials Institute Getafe Spain2Catholic University of Murcia (UCAM) Murcia Spain

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12:00 PM - XX1.08
Role of Stoichiometry on Ordering in Ni-Cr Alloys

Fei Teng 1 Julie D. Tucker 1

1Oregon State University Corvallis United States

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12:15 PM - *XX1.09
Void Swelling and RIS in High Purity FeCr Alloys Irradiated with Ions within the Jannus Facility

E. Meslin 1 Arunodaya Bhattacharya 2 Brigitte DeCamps 3 Jean Henry 1 Cristelle Pareige 4 Alain Barbu 1

1CEA Gif sur Yvette France2CSNSM-CNRS Orsay Campus France3CNRS Univ Paris-Sud Orsay Campus France4CNRS-Universite de Rouen Saint Etienne du Rouvray France

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12:45 PM - XX1.10
Multi-Scale Characterisation and Modelling of Damage Evolution in Nuclear Gilsocarbon Graphite

Dong Liu 1 Branko Savija 2 Peter Heard 1 Gillian Smith 1 Peter Flewitt 1 Erik Schlangen 2

1University of Bristol Bristol United Kingdom2Delft University of Technology Delft Netherlands

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2015-04-08   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

David Andersson, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Chaitanya Deo, Georgia Institute of Technology
Frederic Soisson, CEA Saclay
Yongfeng Zhang, Idaho National Laboratory
XX4: Microstructure and Properties of Nuclear Fuels: Microstructure Evolution
Session Chairs
David Andersson
Chris Stanek
Wednesday PM, April 08, 2015
Marriott Marquis, Yerba Buena Level, Salon 14/15

2:30 AM - *XX4.01
Multiscale Development of a Grain Size Model for UO2 Reactor Fuel

Michael R Tonks 1 Yongfeng Zhang 1 Xianming Bai 1

1Idaho National Laboratory Idaho Falls United States

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3:00 AM - XX4.02
Five-Dimensional Representation of Grain Boundary Energy in UO2

Timothy Harbison 1 2 Evan Hansen 2 Joseph Carmack 3 Yongfeng Zhang 1 Michael R Tonks 1

1Idaho National Laboratory Idaho Falls United States2Brigham Young University-Idaho Rexburg United States3University of Arkansas Fayetteville United States

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3:15 AM - XX4.03
Application of a Multiscale Boltzmann Transport Solver to Characterize Thermal Resistance from Irradiation Induced Morphological Changes in Graphite

Laura de Sousa Oliveira 1 Jackson Harter 1 Todd Palmer 1 P. Alex Greaney 1

1Oregon State University Corvallis United States

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3:30 AM - XX4.04
Atomistic Study and Characterization of Metallic Uranium Interphases and Grain Boundaries

Alex P Moore 1 Elton Chen 1 Chaitanya Deo 2

1Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta United States2Georgia Inst of Technology Atlanta United States

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3:45 AM - XX4
OPEN DISCUSSION

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4:00 AM - XX4
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4:30 AM - *XX4.06
Advanced Fuels by Field Assisted Sintering Technology - Fuel Properties Characterization and Accident Tolerance

Jie Lian 1 Tiankai Yao 1

1Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Troy United States

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5:00 AM - XX4.07
Microstructural Evolution of Metallic Uranium Alloys Subjected to Low Fluence Irradiations

Maria Okuniewski 1 David Sprouster 2 Lynne Ecker 2 John Sinsheimer 2 Joel McDuffee 3 Ron Ellis 3 Richard Howard 3 Gary Bell 3 Stewart Voit 3 Lance Snead 3 Brandon Miller 1

1Idaho National Laboratory Provide United States2Brookhaven National Laboratory Upton United States3Oak Ridge National Laboratory Oak Ridge United States

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5:15 AM - XX4.08
Characterization of Ion-Induced Radiation Effects in Nuclear Materials Using Synchrotron X-Ray Techniques

Raul Irvin Palomares 1 Cameron Lee Tracy 2 Fuxiang Zhang 3 Jacob Shamblin 1 Christina Trautmann 4 5 Rodney C. Ewing 6 Maik K Lang 1

1University of Tennessee Knoxville United States2University of Michigan Ann Arbor United States3University of Michigan Ann Arbor United States4GSI Helmholtzzentrum fuuml;r Schwerionenforschung Darmstadt Germany5Technische Universitauml;t Darmstadt Darmstadt Germany6Stanford University Stanford United States

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5:30 AM - XX4.09
Multi-Scale Modeling of Electron Irradiation Accelerated Cu-Precipitation in Iron Alloys

Paer Olsson 1 Elin Toijer 1 Zhongwen Chang 2 Luca Messina 1 Nils Sandberg 3

1KTH Royal Institute of Technology Stockholm Sweden2Royal Institute of Technology KTH Stockholm Sweden3Swedish Radiation Safety Authority (SSM) Solna Sweden

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5:45 AM - XX4.10
High-Temperature Deposition and Reactions of Cs2MoO4

Thi-Mai-Dung Do 1 Supamard Sujatanond 1 Toru Ogawa 1

1Nagaoka University of Technology Nagaoka Japan

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XX3: Microstructure and Properties of Nuclear Fuels: Thermal Transport and Fission Product
Session Chairs
Jianguo Yu
Blas Uberuaga
Wednesday AM, April 08, 2015
Marriott Marquis, Yerba Buena Level, Salon 14/15

9:00 AM - *XX3.01
Evolution of Voids in UO2 and Their Effect on Thermal Transport from Atomic-Resolution Simulations

Tsu-Wu Chiang 1 Chan-Woo Lee 1 Aleksandr V. Chernatynskiy 1 Susan B. Sinnott 1 Simon Robert Phillpot 1

1University of Florida Gainesville United States

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XX5: Poster Session: Microstructural Evolution and Properties of Nuclear Materials
Session Chairs
Yongfeng Zhang
David Andersson
Frederic Soisson
Chaitanya Deo
Wednesday PM, April 08, 2015
Marriott Marquis, Yerba Buena Level, Salon 7/8/9

9:00 AM - XX5.01
Microstructural Characterization of Highly Irradiated RPV Steels

Mikhail A. Sokolov 1

1Oak Ridge National Laboratory Oak Ridge United States

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9:00 AM - XX5.02
Process Path Functions in Rolling and Heat Treating of Meta-Stable Cubic Zr-18Nb Alloy

Ali Tabei 1 Richard Hoffman III 1 Chaitanya Deo 1 Hamid Garmestani 2

1Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta United States2Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta United States

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9:00 AM - XX5.03
Development and Benchmarking of a Nitride Model for the Fuel Performance Code TRANSURANUS

Antoine Claisse 1 Janne Wallenius 1 Paer Olsson 1 Paul Van Uffelen 2

1KTH Royal Institute of Technology Stockholm Sweden2ITU-JRC, European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Institute for Transuranium Elements Karlsruhe Germany

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9:00 AM - XX5.04
First Principles Calculation of the Residual Resistivity of Defects in Metals

Paer Olsson 1 Giulio Imbalzano 1 Jean-Baptiste Piochaud 3 Charlotte Becquart 3 Christophe Domain 2

1KTH Royal Institute of Technology Stockholm Sweden2EDF Ramp;D Moret-Sur-Loing France3Universite de Lille-1 Villeneuve D'Ascq France

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9:00 AM - XX5.05
Strain Effects on Interstitial-Mediated Diffusion in Binary Ferritic Alloys

Luca Messina 2 Maylise Nastar 1 Paer Olsson 2

1CEA Saclay Gif-sur-Yvette France2KTH Royal Institute of Technology Stockholm Sweden

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9:00 AM - XX5.06
Study of the Surface Damage Induced by Strong Ionic Irradiation on a Ni-22Si Alloy

Carlos Alberto Camacho-Olguin 1

1Universidad Politecnica del Valle de Mexico Tultitlan Mexico

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9:00 AM - XX5.07
Multiscale Approach to Investigate the Hydrogen Embrittlement in Aerospace Materials

Sathiskumar Jothi 1 Nick Croft 1 Steve Brown 1

1Swansea University Swansea United Kingdom

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XX3: Microstructure and Properties of Nuclear Fuels: Thermal Transport and Fission Product
Session Chairs
Jianguo Yu
Blas Uberuaga
Wednesday AM, April 08, 2015
Marriott Marquis, Yerba Buena Level, Salon 14/15

9:30 AM - XX3.02
The Roles of Ionic Radius of Doped Ions and Their Accompanying Off-Stoichiometry on Thermal Transport in CeO2

Xianming Bai 2 Aleksandr V. Chernatynskiy 1 Jian Gan 2

1University of Florida Gainesville United States2Idaho National Laboratory Idaho Falls United States

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9:45 AM - XX3.03
Anisotropic Thermal Conductivity in UO2

Chris Stanek 1 David Andersson 1 Jason Lashley 1 Krzysztof Gofryk 2

1Los Alamos National Laboratory Los Alamos United States2Idaho National Laboratory Idaho Falls United States

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10:00 AM - XX3.04
Influence of Isotope and Magnetization on Phonon and Thermophysical Properties of UO2 - A First Principles Study

Jianguo Yu 1 Krzysztof Gofryk 1 Michael R Tonks 1

1Idaho National Laboratory Idaho Falls United States

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10:15 AM - *XX3.05
Role of Low-Energy Limit of Electronic Stopping on Damage in Nuclear Materials

Kai H. Nordlund 1 Andrea Sand 1

1University of Helsinki Helsinki Finland

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10:45 AM - XX3
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11:15 AM - *XX3.06
Multiscale Computer Simulation of Fission Gas Bubble Morphology on Oxide Grain Boundaries

Paul Millett 1 Michael R Tonks 2 Yongfeng Zhang 2

1University of Arkansas Fayetteville United States2Idaho National Laboratory Idaho Falls United States

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11:45 AM - XX3.07
Ab Inito Investigation of Thermodynamic Properties of Corrosive Fission Product Compounds in MOX Fuels

Karl Samuelsson 1 Paer Olsson 2 Marjorie Bertolus 3

1KTH Stockholm Sweden2KTH Royal Institute of Technology Stockholm Sweden3CEA DEN St Paul Lez France

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12:00 PM - XX3.08
A Systematic Study of Fission Products in Nitride Fuels Using the DFT+U Framework and the OMC Minimization Scheme

Antoine Claisse 1 Paer Olsson 1 Marco Klipfel 2

1KTH Royal Institute of Technology Stockholm Sweden2ITU-JRC, European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Institute for Transuranium Elements Karlsruhe Germany

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12:15 PM - XX3.09
Diffusion of Xenon in UO2 under Intrinsic and Irradiation Conditions

David Andersson 1 Philippe Garcia 2 Xiang-Yang Liu 1 Romain Perriot 1 Giovanni Pastore 4 Boris Dorado 3 Michael R Tonks 4 Christopher Stanek 1

1Los Alamos National Laboratory Los Alamos United States2CEA, DEN, DEC, Centre de Cadarache Saint-Paul-lez-Durance France3CEA, DAM, DIF Arpajon France4Idaho National Laboratory Idaho Falls United States

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12:30 PM - XX3.10
Diffusion of Zr, Ru, Ce, Y , La, Sr, and Ba Fission Products in UO2

Romain Perriot 1 Xiang-Yang Liu 1 Chris Stanek 1 David Andersson 1

1Los Alamos National Laboratory Los Alamos United States

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12:45 PM - XX3.11
Water Chemistry on Cu(110) - A First Principles Investigation

Claudio Miguel Lousada Patricio 1 Pavel A. Korzhavyi 1

1KTH Royal Institute of Technology Stockholm Sweden

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2015-04-09   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

David Andersson, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Chaitanya Deo, Georgia Institute of Technology
Frederic Soisson, CEA Saclay
Yongfeng Zhang, Idaho National Laboratory
XX7: Structural Materials in Nuclear Reactors: Solute Precipitation and Mechanical Properties
Session Chairs
Sergei Dudarev
Frederic Soisson
Thursday PM, April 09, 2015
Marriott Marquis, Yerba Buena Level, Salon 14/15

2:30 AM - *XX7.01
Integrated Models and Experiments for Robust Predictions of RPV Steel Irradiation Embrittlement

G. Robert Odette 1 Takuya Yamamoto 1 Peter Wells 1 Nathan Almirall 1 Huibin Ke 2 Leland Barnard 2 Dane Morgan 2

1UCSB Santa Barbara United States2University of Wisconsin-Madison Madison United States

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3:00 AM - XX7.02
Microstructural Evolution of a JRQ A533 Cl.1 Steel Submitted to Thermal Ageing: AFM, TEM and SEM Studies

Lizandra Sarahi Ovando Ramirez 2 3 Thierry Auger 1 Aida Liliana Medina Almazan 2

1CNRS/ECP Chatenay Nalabry France2Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Nucleares Ocoyoacac, Estado de Mexico Mexico3UAEM-UNAM Toluca Mexico

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3:15 AM - XX7.03
Cluster Dynamics Modeling of Multi-Phase Mn-Ni-Si-Rich Precipitates Evolution in Low Cu RPV Steels

Huibin Ke 1 Leland Barnard 1 Dane Morgan 1 Peter Wells 2 G. Robert Odette 2

1University of Wisconsin - Madison Madison United States2University of California -Santa Barbara Santa Barbara United States

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3:30 AM - *XX7.04
Modeling the Pressure Vessel Steel Microstructure Evolution under Neutron Irradiation - From Ab Initio to Kinetic Monte Carlo in Fe Multi Component Alloys

Christophe Domain 1 Baptiste Pannier 1 Charlotte Becquart 2

1EDF Ramp;D Moret-Sur-Loing France2UMET Villeneuve d'Ascq France

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4:00 AM - XX7
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4:30 AM - *XX7.05
Atomic Scale Hardening Mechanisms Due to Radiation Induced Obstacles in Fe

Yuri Osetsky 1 Roger Stoller 1

1Oak Ridge National Laboratory Oak Ridge United States

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5:00 AM - XX7.06
Ideal Shear Strength of Iron-Based Alloys from First Principles Calculations

Haixuan Xu 1

1Univ of Tennessee Knoxville United States

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5:15 AM - XX7.07
Dislocation Climb in Discrete Dislocation Dynamics

Yang Xiang 1 Yejun Gu 1 Siu Sin Quek 2 David J Srolovitz 3

1Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Kowloon Hong Kong2Institute of High Performance Computing Singapore Singapore3University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia United States

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5:45 AM - XX7.09
Measurements of Irradiation-Induced Creep in Amorphous Materials using In Situ Micropillar Compression

Sezer Ozerinc 1 Hoe Joon Kim 1 Robert S. Averback 2 William P. King 1 2

1University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Urbana United States2University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Urbana United States

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XX6: Structural Materials in Nuclear Reactors: Evolution of Radiation-Induced Defects in BCC Metals
Session Chairs
Christophe Domain
Haixuan Xu
Thursday AM, April 09, 2015
Marriott Marquis, Yerba Buena Level, Salon 14/15

9:00 AM - *XX6.01
Microstructural Evolution Driven by Elastic Interaction between Radiation Defects

Sergei Dudarev 1 Daniel Mason 1 Xiaoou Yi 2 1

1Culham Centre for Fusion Energy Abingdon United Kingdom2Univ of Oxford Oxford United Kingdom

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9:30 AM - XX6.02
Impact of Carbon on the Evolution of Dislocation Loops in BCC Iron under Irradiation

Ignacio Martin-Bragado 1 Dmitry Terentyev 2

1IMDEA Materials Institute Getafe Spain2SCK-CEN Mol Belgium

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9:45 AM - XX6.03
Oxygen Vacancy Interactions in bcc Fe Studied by Using Positron Annihilation Spectroscopy and SIMS

Marie-France Barthe 1 Chen Wei He 1 Pierre Desgardin 1 Francois Jomard 2 Shavkat Akhmadaliev 3

1CEMHTI CNRS Orleans 2 France2Univ Versailles St Quentin, CNRS, Versailles France3Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf Dresden Germany

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10:00 AM - XX6.04
Multiscale Modeling of the Interplay between Interstitial Solutes and Vacancies in alpha;-Fe

Caroline Barouh 1 Chu Chun Fu 1 Thomas Jourdan 1

1CEA Saclay Gif sur Yvette France

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10:15 AM - XX6.05
Systematic Investigation of Transition-Metal Solute-Vacancy Drag Tendencies in Binary Ferritic Alloys

Luca Messina 1 Paer Olsson 1 Maylise Nastar 2

1KTH Royal Institute of Technology Stockholm Sweden2CEA Saclay Gif-sur-Yvette France

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