On the mechanism of dimensional change of neutron irradiated graphite

Tanabe, T.; Muto, S.
October 1992
Applied Physics Letters;10/5/1992, Vol. 61 Issue 14, p1638
Academic Journal
Investigates the mechanism of large volume expansion in graphite. Observation of the damage structure of graphite with a high resolution transmission electron microscope; Presentation of the bending orientation of the broken basal planes as the origin of the large volume expansion; Presence of halo rings in the diffraction pattern.


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