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    Application of Direct Current Potential Drop for the J-Integral vs. Crack Growth Resistance Curve Characterization

    Evaluation of Ski-Binding-Boot System Safety Using Torque Testing

    Translation of International Snow-Sports Equipment Standards into Injury-Prevention Practice

    Speeds of Pediatric Snowsport Participants: Insights for Injury Prevention Strategies

    Injury Trends in the Past 5 Years at a Skiing Area in Western Japan

    Proposal of Weatherability Evaluation Method of Construction Sealants for Waterproofing by Measurement of Depth of Damage

    30 Year Outdoor Weathering Study of Construction Sealants

    REACH Registration Process With Regards to Co-Formulants in Plant Protection Products

    Laboratory and Field Studies of C8910, a Fatty-Acid–Based Insect/Arthropod Repellent and Biopesticide

    Laboratory (In Vitro) Test Method for Determining the Disposition of Chemicals in Contact with the Skin

    Inorganic Powders Used in Agricultural Formulations

    Granular Carrier Effects on Volatility of Pesticide Formulations

    Water Conditioners and Growth Regulator Herbicides

    Evaluating the Adhesion of New Spreader-Sticker Adjuvants

    Slip-Rolling Resistance of Alternative Steels Under High Contact Pressures in Engine Oils

    Thermodynamic Calculations Versus Instrumental Analysis of Slag-Steel Equilibria in an ASEA–SKF Ladle Furnace

    Improved Chemical Composition of Low Alloyed High Carbon Martensitic Bearing Steels for Higher Fatigue Strength

    Measurement of Residual Stresses in Ball Bearings by Synchrotron Radiation

    Microscope Inclusion Rating Standards and Fatigue Initiation Propensity

    Improvement of the Rolling Contact Fatigue Resistance in Bearing Steels by Adjusting the Composition of Oxide Inclusions

    A Review: The Dilemma With Premature White Etching Crack (WEC) Bearing Failures

    Kinetics of Bainite Formation in 100Cr6 and Similar High-Carbon Steel Grades

    Influence of Sulfur Inclusion Content on Rolling Contact Fatigue Life

    Heat Treatment Process for Martensitic Stainless Steel Pyrowear 675 for Improved Corrosion Resistance

    Low Temperature Plasma Nitriding of Pyrowear 675

    Steelmaking Technologies and With Focus on Micro Inclusion Development for 700 ktons Production of State-of the Art 1C-1.5Cr Bearing Steel

    Mechanical Twinning in Aircraft Engine Bearing Steel

    High Integrity Powder Metallurgy for Demanding Bearing Applications

    Flat Washer Test Practice—Statistical Analysis

    Non-Metallic Inclusion Density in Bearing Steel Characterized by Ultrasonic Testing

    Novel High-Carbon High-Vanadium PM Steel for High-Load Rolling Bearing Applications

    Advantages and Shortcomings of Retained Austenite in Bearing Steels: a Review

    Material Qualification of Main Bearings for Large Wind Energy Turbines

    Enhanced Performance of Rolling Bearings by Improving the Resistance of Rolling Elements to Surface Degradation

    Crack Initiation and Propagation Behavior Around the Defect in Steel Under Rolling Contact Fatigue

    A Sustainable Lubricant Solution for Applications in Environmentally Sensitive Areas

    Development of a New Toxicity Test Method Using a Bio-Dipstick

    Understanding Component Requirements for Formulating High Performance Environmentally Acceptable Greases

    Environmentally Friendly Lubricant-Development Programs at USDA

    Relative Humidity Sensors and the Solubility of Water in Lubricants

    Study of Wear Properties of Environmentally Friendly Lubricants for Gearing Applications as a Function of Film Thickness Transition

    Evaluation of Different Readily Biodegradable Base Fluids in a Multi-Purpose Grease-Development Project

    Benchmark of Alternative Lubricants for Hydraulic Systems

    Formulation Process for Environmentally Considerate Lubricants

    Extended Mechanical Testing of RPV Surveillance Materials Using Reconstitution Technique for Small Sized Specimen to Assist Long Term Operation

    Nonlinear Ultrasonic Characterization of Radiation Damage Using Charpy Impact Specimen

    Evaluation of Damage in Materials Due to Fatigue Cycling Through Static and Cyclic Small Punch Testing

    J-R Curve Determination for Disk-Shaped Compact Specimens Based on the Normalization Method and the Direct Current Potential Drop Technique

    Role of Scale Factor During Tensile Testing of Small Specimens

    In-Situ Synchrotron X-Ray Study of the Elevated Temperature Deformation Response of SS 316L Pressurized Creep Tubes

    Small Specimen Reuse Technique to Evaluate Fracture Toughness of High Dose HT9 Steel

    International Round Robin Test on Master Curve Reference Temperature Evaluation Utilizing Miniature C(T) Specimen

    Micro-Tensile Test Technique Development and Application to Mechanical Property Determination

    Effect of Hydrogen on Crack Growth Behavior in F82H Steel Using Small-Size Specimen

    Small Specimen Data from a High Temperature HFIR Irradiation Experiment

    Quality Control Using Inferential Statistics in Weibull-based Reliability Analyses

    Effect of Test Specimen Size on Graphite Strength

    Size Effect on the Fracture Properties of Nuclear Graphite

    The Scaling of the Strength of Nuclear Graphite with Particular Emphasis on Statistical Aspects and Implications for Testing

    Small-Scale Approaches to Evaluate the Mechanical Properties of Quasi-Brittle Reactor Core Graphite

    The Use of Small Graphite Specimen Test Data for Large Core Components for HTGR

    Sample Size Effects on Ultrasonic Measurements of Elastic Moduli—Experimental and Theoretical Investigations

    Specimen Size Effects in the Determination of Nuclear Grade Graphite Thermal Diffusivity

    Applicability and Limitations of Miniature Specimens for Properties Determination of Fine-Grained Graphite

    Corrosion, Dimensional Stability and Microstructure of VVER-1000 E635 Alloy FA Components at Burnups up to 72 MWday/kgU

    Analysis of the Secondary Cladding Hydrogenation During the Quench–LOCA Bundle Tests With Zircaloy-4 Claddings and its Influence on the Cladding Embrittlement

    Modeling Irradiation Damage in Zr-2.5Nb and Its Effects on Delayed Hydride Cracking Growth Rate

    The Effects of Microstructure and Operating Conditions on Irradiation Creep of Zr-2.5Nb Pressure Tubing

    Application of Coating Technology on Zirconium-Based Alloy to Decrease High-Temperature Oxidation

    Contribution to the Study of the Pseudobinary Zr1Nb–O Phase Diagram and Its Application to Numerical Modeling of the High-Temperature Steam Oxidation of Zr1Nb Fuel Cladding

    Toward a Comprehensive Mechanistic Understanding of Hydrogen Uptake in Zirconium Alloys by Combining Atom Probe Analysis With Electronic Structure Calculations

    Experimental Comparison of the Behavior of E110 and E110G Claddings at High Temperature

    Effect of Pre-Oxide on Zircaloy-4 High-Temperature Steam Oxidation and Post-Quench Mechanical Properties

    Mechanisms of Hydride Reorientation in Zircaloy-4 Studied in Situ

    Effect of Hydrogen on Dimensional Changes of Zirconium and the Influence of Alloying Elements: First-Principles and Classical Simulations of Point Defects, Dislocation Loops, and Hydrides

    Microstructural Evolution of M5TM7 Alloy Irradiated in PWRs up to High Fluences—Comparison With Other Zr-Based Alloys

    Corrosion and Hydriding Model for Zircaloy-2 Pressure Tubes of Indian Pressurised Heavy Water Reactors

    Oxidation and Hydrogen Uptake of ZIRLO Structural Components Irradiated to High Burn-Up

    Effect of Hydride Distribution on the Mechanical Properties of Zirconium-Alloy Fuel Cladding and Guide Tubes

    Impact of Iron in M5™

    Influence of Steam Pressure on the High Temperature Oxidation and Post-Cooling Mechanical Properties of Zircaloy-4 and M5 Cladding (LOCA Conditions)

    Identification of Safe Hot-Working Conditions in Cast Zr-2.5Nb

    Hydriding Induced Corrosion Failures in BWR Fuel

    Understanding of Corrosion Mechanisms of Zirconium Alloys after Irradiation: Effect of Ion Irradiation of the Oxide Layers on the Corrosion Rate

    Impact of Hydrogen Pick-Up and Applied Stress on C-Component Loops: Toward a Better Understanding of the Radiation Induced Growth of Recrystallized Zirconium Alloys

    Thermodynamics of Zr Alloys: Application to Heterogeneous Materials

    Characterizing Quenched Microstructures in Relation to Processing

    Numerical Modeling of Fuel Rod Resistance Butt Welding

    Effect of Alloying Elements on Hydrogen Pickup in Zirconium Alloys

    Reflections on the Development of the “f” Texture Factors for Zirconium Components and the Establishment of Properties of the Zirconium–Hydrogen System

    Oxide Surface Peeling of Advanced Zirconium Alloy Cladding after High Burnup Irradiation in Pressurized Water Reactors

    Effect of Sn on Corrosion Mechanisms in Advanced Zr-Cladding for Pressurised Water Reactors

    Corrosion and Hydrogen Uptake in Zirconium Claddings Irradiated in Light Water Reactors

    Performance and Property Evaluation of High-Burnup Optimized ZIRLO™ Cladding

    Understanding the Drivers of In-Reactor Growth of β-Quenched Zircaloy-2 BWR Channels

    Deviations From Parabolic Kinetics During Oxidation of Zirconium Alloys

    A Numerical Study of the Effect of Extrusion Parameters on the Temperature Distribution in Zr–2.5Nb

    Displacive and Diffusional Transformations of the Beta Phase in Zirconium Alloys

    Breakthrough in Understanding Radiation Growth of Zirconium

    Influence of Sn on Deformation Mechanisms During Room Temperature Compression of Binary Zr–Sn Alloys

    Phase Field Modeling of Microstructure Evolution in Zirconium Base Alloys

    Study on Effect of Processing on Texture Development in Zirconium-2.5 % Niobium Alloy Tubes

    Oxidation Mechanism in Zircaloy-2—The Effect of SPP Size Distribution

    Microstructure and Properties of a Three-Layer Nuclear Fuel Cladding Prototype Containing Erbium as a Neutronic Burnable Poison

    Uncertainty in Ductile Fracture Initiation Toughness (JIc) Resulting From Compliance Measurement

    A Novel Shear Test Procedure for Determination of Constitutive Behavior of Automotive Aluminum Alloy SheetsThis licence is granted on the condition that clear attribution is given to the author(s) and Natural Resources Canada and, when feasible, that the Crown copyright is acknowledged as follows: © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada, as represented by the Minister of Natural Resources, 2014.

    Automation in Strain and Temperature Control on VHCF with an Ultrasonic Testing Facility

    Automated Real Time Correction of Motion Induced Dynamic Load Errors in the Force Readout of a Test Apparatus

    Combining Visual and Numeric Data to Enhance Understanding of Fatigue and Fracture Properties and Mechanisms

    Constant-Amplitude Versus K-Control in Fatigue Crack Growth Rate Testing

    Analysis Round Robin Results on the Linearity of Fracture Toughness Test Data

    Application of Automation Methods for Nonlinear Fracture Test Analysis

    Evaluation of Fracture Toughness Test Methods for Linepipe Steels2

    In-Plane Biaxial Fatigue Testing Machine Powered by Linear Iron-Core Motors

    Software Tools for a Materials Testing Curriculum

    Alloys of Aluminum and Magnesium

    Carbon and Low-Alloy Steels

    Corrosion-Resisting Steels

    Alloys of Copper

    Alloys of Nickel