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Research topics

The following researches are in the field of the activity of EMIR network:

  • mechanisms of radiation damage
  • structural modifications induced in materials
    • point and extended defects
    • phase transformation, amorphisation
    • atomic transport under irradiation, radiation-induced segregation
    • synergetic effects between irradiation and gas production
  • relation between structure and properties
    • modifying and understanding the electronic properties of the materials
    • understanding and foreseeing the behaviour of materials for the nuclear power
    • nano-structuring the materials
  • applications