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Proc. ASME. ICONE14, Volume 3: Structural Integrity; Nuclear Engineering Advances; Next Generation Systems; Near Term Deployment and Promotion of Nuclear Energy, 279-287, July 17–20, 2006
Paper No: ICONE14-89799
... in the branch pipe and hot water penetrates into it. In some case, large temperature fluctuations with a rather long period were detected at the elbow when the cavity flow reaches down to the elbow. This phenomenon is considered to be the cause of thermal fatigue crack. The purpose of this study is to clarify...