United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Phased Array Ultrasonics: Looking Below the Surface

Sponsored by the Office of Nuclear Regulatory Research

This poster presentation will highlight the development and benefits of employing an ultrasonic phased array nondestructive examination methodology for detecting service-induced flaws in nuclear piping components. The display will discuss key features in the design of phased array probes, showcase the benefits of multi-angle position encoded data, and, finally, discuss the versatility of the technology on a variety of different materials and configurations.

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