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Degradation Due to Neutron Embrittlement of Nuclear Vessel Steels: A Critical Review about the Current Experimental and Analytical Techniques to Characterise the Material, with Particular Emphasis on Alternative Methodologies

By Diego Ferreño, Iñaki Gorrochategui and Federico Gutiérrez-Solana

Submitted: November 8th 2010Reviewed: June 1st 2011Published: September 26th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/20244

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