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In an investigation of zirconia coating delamination, thermal wave interferometry provided good contrast for the determination of both defects and coating thickness. Scanning times however were not acceptable for routine work. A comparison of a detector sensitivity was hindered by the limits of resolution of the scanning/imaging system.

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Authors: OKSANEN M, JRC Ispra (IT);FENICI P, JRC Ispra (IT);SALERNO A, Politecnico di Milano (IT);CERNUSCHI F, ENEL Spa, CRAM, Milano (IT)
Bibliographic Reference: Paper presented: QNDE, 22nd Annual Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation, Seattle (US), July 30 - August 4, 1995
Availability: Available from (1) as Paper EN 39222 ORA
Record Number: 199511240 / Last updated on: 1995-10-13
Original language: en
Available languages: en