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Nondestructive Evaluation (NDE) System for the Inspection of Operation-Induced Material Degradation in Nuclear Power Plants

Deliverables

Progress report regarding NDE results on Charpy samples

Progress report regarding NDE results on Charpy samples

Demonstration and field recommendation

Demonstration and field recommendation

Progress report regarding individual NDE of embrittlement on cladded samples

Progress report regarding individual NDE of embrittlement on cladded samples

Final report on effective individual NDE methods for the characterization of neutron irradiation-induced embrittlement of cladded material

Final report on effective individual NDE methods for the characterization of neutron irradiation-induced embrittlement of cladded material

Parametric study

Parametric study

Report of the demonstration of the tool for advanced non-destructive materials characterization

Report of the demonstration of the tool for advanced nondestructive materials characterization

Identification of essential parameters and test conditions

Identification of essential parameters and test conditions

Progress report on results of the cladded and laboratory samples of the irradiated material

Progress report on results of the cladded and laboratory samples of the irradiated material

Progress report regarding the sample set definition, degradation degree, irradiation preparation, microstructure features and mechanical properties

Progress report regarding the sample set definition, degradation degree, irradiation preparation, microstructure features and mechanical properties

External project website

External project website

Publications

Characterization of ß-Silicon Carbide and Potential use as Irradiation Temperature Monitor

Author(s): Jonas Vande Pitte, Christophe Detavernier, Johan Lauwaert, Inge Uytdenhouwen, Andrei Gusarov and Jan Wagemans
Published in: Materials Science Forum, 963, 2019, Page(s) 362-366, ISSN 1662-9752
Publisher: Scientific.Net
DOI: 10.4028/www.scientific.net/msf.963.362

Analysis of Surface Roughness Influence in Non-Destructive Magnetic Measurements Applied to Reactor Pressure Vessel Steels

Author(s): G. Vértesy, A. Gaspa-rics, J.M. Griffin, J. Mathew, M.E. Fitz-patrick, I. Uytden-houwen
Published in: Applied sciences, 10(24), 2020, Page(s) 8938, ISSN 2076-3417
Publisher: MDPI
DOI: 10.3390/app10248938

Analysis of Magnetic Nondestructive Measurement Methods for Determination of the Degradation of Reactor Pressure Vessel Steel.

Author(s): Gábor Vértesy; Antal Gasparics; Ildikó Szenthe; Madalina Rabung; Melanie Kopp; James M. Griffin
Published in: Materials, Vol 14, Iss 5256, p 5256 (2021), 14(18), 2021, Page(s) 5256, ISSN 1996-1944
Publisher: MDPI Open Access Publishing
DOI: 10.3390/ma14185256

Magnetic nondestructive inspection of reactor steel cladded blocks

Author(s): Gábor Vértesy, Antal Gasparics, Ildikó Szenthe, Ferenc Gillemot
Published in: GJAETS - Global Journal of Advanced Engineering Technologies and Sciences, 6(6), 2019, Page(s) 1-9, ISSN 2349-0292
Publisher: Thomson Reuters
DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.3246763

Inspection of Reactor Steel Degradation by Magnetic Adaptive Testing

Author(s): Gábor Vértesy, Antal Gasparics, Ildikó Szenthe, Ferenc Gillemot, Inge Uytdenhouwen
Published in: Materials, 12/6, 2019, Page(s) 963, ISSN 1996-1944
Publisher: MDPI Open Access Publishing
DOI: 10.3390/ma12060963

Influence of the size of sample in Magnetic adaptive testing

Author(s): G. Vértesy, B. Bálint, Sz. Gyimóthy, J. Pávó
Published in: GJAETS - Global Journal of Advanced Engineering Technologies and Sciences, 6(9), 2019, Page(s) 1-9, ISSN 2349-0292
Publisher: Thomson Reuters
DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.3483453

Influence of surface roughness on non-destructive magnetic measurements

Author(s): G. Vértesy, A. Gasparics, I. Uytdenhouwen, R. Chaouadi
Published in: GJAETS - Global Journal of Advanced Engineering Technologies and Sciences, 6(12), 2019, Page(s) 25-33, ISSN 2349-0292
Publisher: Thomson Reuters
DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.3591039

Nondestructive Investigation of Neutron Irradiation Generated Structural Changes of Reactor Steel Material by Magnetic Hysteresis Method

Author(s): Gábor Vértesy, Antal Gasparics, Inge Uytdenhouwen, Ildikó Szenthe, Ferenc Gillemot, Rachid Chaouadi
Published in: Metals, 10/5, 2020, Page(s) 642, ISSN 2075-4701
Publisher: MDPI
DOI: 10.3390/met10050642

Micromagnetic Characterization of Operation-Induced Damage in Charpy Specimens of RPV Steels

Author(s): Madalina Rabung; Melanie Kopp; Antal Gasparics; Gábor Vértesy; Ildikó Szenthe; Inge Uytdenhouwen; Klaus Szielasko
Published in: Appl. Sci., 11(7), 2021, Page(s) 2917, ISSN 2076-3417
Publisher: MDPI
DOI: 10.3390/app11072917

Interpretation of Nondestructive Magnetic Measurements on Irradiated Reactor Steel Material

Author(s): G. Vértesy, A. Gaspa-rics, I. Szenthe, I. Uytdenhouwen
Published in: Applied Sciences - Special Issue, 11(8), 2021, Page(s) 3650, ISSN 2076-3417
Publisher: MDPI
DOI: 10.3390/app11083650

Investigation of the Influence of Neutron Irradiation on Cladded Nuclear Reactor Pressure Vessel Steel Blocks by Magnetic Adaptive Testing

Author(s): G. Vértesy, A. Gaspa-rics, I. Szenthe, I. Uytdenhouwen
Published in: Applied sciences, 12(4), 2022, Page(s) 2074, ISSN 2076-3417
Publisher: MDPI
DOI: 10.3390/app12042074

Magnetic Investigation of Cladded Nuclear Reactor Blocks

Author(s): G. Vértesy, A.Gasparics, I. Sze-nthe, S. Bilicz
Published in: Applied sciences, 15(4), 2022, Page(s) 1425, ISSN 1996-1944
Publisher: MDPI Open Access Publishing
DOI: 10.3390/ma15041425

Detection of neutron irradiaton induced degradation of reactor steel by magnetic method

Author(s): G. Vértesy, A. Gaspa-rics, I. Uytden-houwen, I. Szenthe, F. Gillemot and R. Chaouadi
Published in: IOP Conf. Series: Materials Science and Engineering, 2020, ISSN 1757-8981
Publisher: IOP Science
DOI: 10.1088/1757-899x/903/1/012011

Reactor perfomance, System reliability, Instrumentation and control

Author(s): A. Schumm, M. Ra-bung, G. Marque and J. Hamalainen
Published in: FISA 2019 9th European Commission conference on Euratom research and training in safety of reactor systems : programme and abstracts, 2022, Page(s) 86, ISBN 978-92-79-98749-6
Publisher: European Union
DOI: 10.2777/83061

Machine learning in nondestructive estimation of neutron-induced reactor pressure vessel embrittlement

Author(s): Sonja Grönroos
Published in: 2021, Page(s) 82
Publisher: University of Helsinki