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Melt infiltrated tungsten-copper composites as advanced heat sink materials for plasma facing components of future nuclear fusion devices
Año:2017
Áreas de investigación
  • Materiales,
  • Ingenierías
Datos
Descripción
The exhaust of power and particles is regarded as a major challenge in view of the design of a magnetic confinement nuclear fusion demonstration power plant (DEMO). In such a reactor, highly loaded plasma facing components (PFCs), like the divertor targets, have to withstand both severe heat flux loads and considerable neutron irradiation. Existing divertor target designs make use of monolithic tungsten (W) and copper (Cu) material grades that are combined in a PFC. Such an approach, however, bears engineering difficulties as W and Cu are materials with inherently different thermomechanical properties and their optimum operating temperature windows do not overlap. Against this background, W?Cu composite materials are promising candidates regarding the application to the heat sink of highly loaded PFCs. The present contribution summarises recent results regarding the manufacturing and characterisation of such W?Cu composite materials produced by means of liquid Cu melt infiltration of open porous W preforms. On the one hand, this includes composites manufactured by infiltrating powder metallurgically produced W skeletons. On the other hand, W?Cu composites based on textile technologically produced fibrous reinforcement preforms are discussed.
Internacional
Si
JCR del ISI
Si
Título de la revista
Fusion Engineering And Design
ISSN
0920-3796
Factor de impacto JCR
1,301
Información de impacto
Datos JCR del año 2015 - Q1 (Nuclear Science and Technology)
Volumen
DOI
10.1016/j.fusengdes.2017.01.042
Número de revista
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Participantes
  • Autor: A.v. Müller (Max-Planck-Institut für Plasmaphysik, 85748 Garching, Germany)
  • Autor: D. Ewert (Institut für Textil- und Verfahrenstechnik, 73770 Denkendorf, Germany)
  • Autor: A. Galatanu (National Institute of Material Physics, Atomistilor Street 105 bis, Magurele, Ilfov 77125, Romania)
  • Autor: M Milwich (Institut für Textil- und Verfahrenstechnik, 73770 Denkendorf, Germany)
  • Autor: R. Neu (Max-Planck-Institut für Plasmaphysik, 85748 Garching, Germany. Technische Universität München, 85748 Garching, Germany)
  • Autor: Jose Ygnacio Pastor Caño (UPM)
  • Autor: U. Siefken (Louis Renner GmbH, 85221 Dachau, Germany)
  • Autor: Elena Maria Tejado Garrido (UPM)
  • Autor: J.H. You (Max-Planck-Institut für Plasmaphysik, 85748 Garching, Germany)
Grupos de investigación, Departamentos, Centros e Institutos de I+D+i relacionados
  • Creador: Grupo de Investigación: Materiales Estructurales Avanzados y Nanomateriales
  • Centro o Instituto I+D+i: CENTRO INVEST. MATERIALES ESTRUCTURALES (CIME)
  • Departamento: Ciencia de Materiales
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