Problem

Radiation damage to materials

Nature:
Changes to the properties of liquids, gases and solids are caused by interaction with nuclear radiation; such damage to inanimate materials being limited at present to those used structurally or otherwise within the radiation field of a nuclear reactor.
Broader Problems:
Failure of materials
Values:
Damage
Problem Type:
D: Detailed problems
Date of last update
04.02.1997 – 00:00 CET