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Authours Title Journal Language
T. Yamamoto
T. Furukawa
H. Nishino
Frequency Dependence of the Defect Sensitivity of Guided Wave Testing for Efficient Defect
Detection at Pipe Elbows
Journal of the Japan Institute of Metals and Materials Vol.81(2017)No.6,p.301-307 Japanese
T. Yamamoto
T. Furukawa
H. Nishino
Correlation between Defect Location and Defect Sensitivity in Inspection of Pipe Elbows by Guided Wave Testing THE THERMAL AND NUCLEAR POWER GENERATION CONVENTION COLLECTED WORKS Vol.13(2017),p.6-10 Japanese
W. Cheng Electromagnetic Nondestructive Evaluation of Defects in Ferromagnetic Structures REVIEW OF PROGRESS IN QUANTITATIVE NONDESTRUCTIVE EVALUATION VOLUME 36, Feb.,2017 English
T. Hirasawa Under Water Inspection by Immersion Phased Array UT Technique Journal of The Japanese Society for Non-Destructive Inspection Vol.66,No.4,2017 Japanese
W. Cheng
Y. Kamiyama
K. Tsukada
Magnetic Flux Leakage Testing for Defect Characterization Electromagnetic Nondestructive Evaluation (XIX) Vol.41,p.126-133,2016 English
R. Mizuno
Y. Kamiyama
T. Furukawa
Modeling of columnar crystal structure in austenitic weld metal for UT wave propagation simulation  E-Journal of Advanced Maintenance Vol.8, No.2,NT79(2016) English
W. Cheng Nondestructive Testing of Back-Side Local Wall-Thinning by Means of Low Strength Magnetization and Highly Sensitive Magneto-Impedance Sensors IEEE Sensors Journal Vol.16,No.14,July 2016, p.5548-5556 English
W. Cheng Magnetic Flux Leakage Testing of Reverse Side Wall-Thinning by Using Very Low Strength Magnetization Journal of Nondestructive Evaluation Vol.35, Issue 2,June 2016 English
Y. Kamiyama
T. Furukawa
Improvement of Ultrasonic Wave Visualization Method with Utilizing Piezo-electric Films THE THERMAL AND NUCLEAR POWER GENERATION CONVENTION COLLECTED WORKS Vol.12(2016)p.68-75 Japanese
T. Yamamoto
T. Furukawa
H. Nishino
Frequency Dependence of the Defect Sensitivity of Guided Wave Testing for Efficient Defect Detection at Pipe Elbows   Materials transactions Vol.57(2016)No.3,p.397-403 English
T. Furukawa Imaging of Ultrasonic Pulse Wave Propagation Journal of The Japanese Society for Non-Destructive Inspection Vol.65(2016),No.2,P.61-64 Japanese
W. Cheng Equivalent current models and the analysis of directional ECT signals E-Journal of Advanced Maintenance Vol.7,No.2(2015)p.179-188 English
W. Cheng
Y. Saito
Modeling and Analysis of Hysteresis by Harmonic Balance Method Journal of Applied physics 117,17D143(2015) English
W. Cheng
S. Hiyoku
T. Furukawa
A. Kako
K. Ikedou
Pulsed Eddy Current Testing of Wall-Thinning Over Insulation THE THERMAL AND NUCLEAR POWER GENERATION CONVENTION COLLECTED WORKS Vol.11(2015),p.40-45 Japanese
W. Cheng Pulsed Eddy Current Characterization of Local Wall-Thinning Inspection Engineering 2015.7, p.54-60 Japanese
T. Yamamoto
T. Furukawa
H. Nishino
Influence of the dimensions of an elbow on defect sensitivity
of guided wave testing at elbow part
Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on NDE in Relation to Structural Integrity for Nuclear and Pressurized Components 19-21 May 2015, Jeju, KOREA English
Y. Kamiyama
T. Furukawa
Experimental Visualization of Ultrasonic Pulse Waves Using Piezoelectric Films Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on NDE in Relation to Structural Integrity for Nuclear and Pressurized Components 19-21 May 2015, Jeju, KOREA English
H. Nishino
S. Ishii
T. Furukawa
Resonant Phenomena of Circumferential SH Waves Converted from T(0,1) Mode Guided Waves at Non-Axisymmetric Defects Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation Vol.34, Mar,2015
English
W. Cheng EDDY Current Testingin the View of the Distribution of Eddy Current and Magnetic Flux Journal of The Japanese Society for Non-Destructive Inspection Vol.64(2015),No.2,P.153-159 Japanese
W. Cheng Pulse eddy current characterization of local wall-thinning International Journal of Applied Electromagnetics and Mechanics Vol.45,No.1-4,p.179-184,2014 English
T. Yamamoto
T. Furukawa
I. Komura
R. Urayama
T. Uchimoto
T. Takagi
Property study on EMATs with visualization of ultrasonic propagation Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on NDE in Relation to Structural Integrity for Nuclear and Pressurized Components p.902-909,European Union (2014)  English
T. Yamamoto
R. Urayama
T. Furukawa
T. Uchimoto
I. Komura
T. Takagi
Visualization of ultrasonic propagation for EMATs by scanning the side surface of the specimen with a piezoelectric transducer Electromagnetic Nondestructive Evaluation (XVII) Vol.39,p.304-311,2014 English
T. Yamamoto
T. Furukawa
H. Nishino
Efficient defect detections of elbow pipes using propagation characteristics of guided waves Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation Vol.33A-Part 1,2014 English
T. Aoki
T. Takagi
I. Komura
T. Furukawa
N. Yusa
R. Urayama
Study of a methodology of identifying important research problems by the PIRT process Journal of Nuclear Science and Technology Volume 51,p.832-844, Apr 2014 English
W. Cheng Nondestructive Evaluation of Defects Using High Performance Magnetic Field Sensors  Journal of The Japanese Society for Non-Destructive Inspection Vol.61(2012),No.9, p.468-474 Japanese
W. Cheng
I. Komura
Pulsed Eddy Current Testing of Carbon Steel Pipes' Wall-thinning Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on NDE in Relation to Structural Integrity for Nuclear and Pressurized Components EUR 25752EN-2012, p.336-342 English
W. Cheng Pulsed Eddy Current Testing of Carbon Steel Pipes' Wall-thinning Through Insulation and Cladding Journal of Nondestructive Evaluation Vol.31, No.3, p.215-224, 2012 English
T. Yamamoto
T. Uchimoto
T. Takagi
An ECT probe with widely spaced coils for local wall thinning in nuclear power plants Electromagnetic Nondestructive Evaluation (XIV) Vol.35, p.241-248, IOS Press(2011)  English
T. Furukawa
I. Komura
Simulation and visualization of  guided wave propagation  by large scale 3D FEM E-Journal of Advanced Maintenance Vol. 3, No. 3,(2011)p.92-101 English
I. Komura
T. Furukawa
Evaluation of inspection capability for SCC by 3D-SAFT UT method in Ni alloy weld THE THERMAL AND NUCLEAR POWER GENERATION CONVENTION 2011 FUKUOKA,CD-ROM Japanese
W. Cheng Applicatcation of Simulation Technology on Wall Thinning Evaluation using Eddy Current Method Journal of The Japanese Society for Non-Destructive Inspection Vol.60(2011) No.10, p.579-584 Japanese
W. Cheng
I. Komura
Simulation for the assessment of  Wall thinning Using   Eddy Current Method Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestractive Evaluation Vol.30A(2011), p.372-379 English
I. Komura
T. Furukawa
Visualization Method of UT Wave Propagation Phenomena for assisting The Better Understanding of  Inspection Results E-Journal of Advanced Maintenance Vol. 2, No. 2,NT25, August,2010 English
W. Cheng
I. Komura
Optimum Inducement of Eddy Current for NDE of Deep Lying Defects:an Analytical Approach International Journal of Applied Electromagnetics and Mechanics Vol. 33, No. 1,2,  p.377-385, 2010 English
K. Sekino
K. Kuwabara
K. Shimizu
Analysis of Fracture Behavior of Surface Cracks in Glass Plates Using an Optical Interferometric Technique Journal of The Japanese Society for Non-Destructive Inspection Vol.59(2010)No.3, p.138-144 Japanese
T. Furukawa
I. Komura
Numerical simulation of guided wave propagation using large scale FEM code Proceeding of the 7th Int, Conf. on NDE in Relation to Structural Integrity for Nuclear Pressurized Components. EUR 24115EN-2009, p.252-259 English
I. Komura
T. Furukawa
Simulation technique for UT wave propagation as an effective tool for predicting the inspection results and interpreting the root cause of unexpected indications E-Journal of Advanced Maintenance Vol. 1, No. 1,NT1, May,2009 English
W. Cheng
S. Nakata
Y. Minami
S. Nishikawa
I. Komura
AC Magnetization and Barkhausen Noise Measurement for the Characterization of Degradation of Ferromagnetic Steels Electromagnetic Nondestructive Evaluation(XII) Vol.32,p.215-223,2009 English
S. Nakahigashi
I. Komura
A. Yamaguchi
et al
Detection of Cracks due to Stress Corrosion Cracking in Weld Metals of Nickel-base Alloys and Austenitic Stainless Steels by Synchrotron Radiation CT Imaging  Maintenology Vol.8, No.3, p.69-75,2009 Japanese
W. Cheng
I. Komura
Simulation of Transient Eddy-Current Measurement for the Characterization of Depth and Conductivity of a Conductive Plate IEEE Transaction on Magnetics Vol.44, No.11, Nov., 2008, p.3281-3284 English
W. Cheng
S. Kanemoto
I. Komura
Numerical Evaluation of the Depth of Branched-off Cracks using Eddy Current Testing Signals IEEE Transactions on Magnetics Vol.44, No.6, June 2008, p.1030-1033 English
K. Sekino
et al
Production of Natural Cracks With Various Shapes in the Heat Resisting Glass Plates and Evaluation of its Crack Opening Displacement by Optical Interferometry  Journal of the Japanese Society for Experimental Mechanics Vol.8,No.1,p.59-64,2008 Japanese
S. Kanemoto
W. Cheng
I. Komura
Intelligent system supporting defect identification and sizing using eddy current testing signals in nuclear power plants Internationl Journal of Nuclear Knowledge Management Vol.2, No.4, 2007, p.396-409 English
S. Nishikawa
T. Furukawa
I. Komura
Y. Horii
The Influence of Welding Condition on Flaw Detectability by Ultrasonic Test in Nickel Base Alloy Welds QUARTERLY JOURNAL OF THE JAPAN WELDING SOCIETY Vol. 25 (2007) No. 1, p.179-186    Japanese
W. Cheng
S. Kanemoto
I. Komura
Identification of Defects from ECT Signals using Linear Discriminant Function Electromagnetic Nondestructive Evaluation(X) No.28 p.251-258,2007 English
W. Cheng
S. Nakahigashi
M. Shiwa
I. Komura
et al
Investigation of the Micro-structural Dependence of the Magnetic Properties of SQV2A Steel for NDE International Journal of Applied Electromagnetics and Mechanics Vol.25,No.1-4,p.145-149, 2007 English
S. Kanemoto
W. Cheng
M. Shiwa
I. Komura
A New Depth Sizing Method for Partial-Contact Stress Corrosion Cracks form ECT Signals Maintenology Vol.5, No.4,  p.51-58, 2007 Japanese
T. Furukawa
I. Komura
H. Yoneyama
A. Yamaguchi
Reliability of Carck Depth Sizing on Ultrasonic Testing THE THERMAL AND NUCLEAR POWER GENERATION CONVENTION 2006 NAGOYA, CD-ROM Japanese
M. Shiwa
W. Cheng
S. Nakahigashi
I. Komura
et al
Nondestructive Evaluation of irradiation embrittlement of SQV2A Steel by using Magnetic Method Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation Vol.25,p.1163-1170,2006  English
W. Cheng
S. Kanemoto
I. Komura
M. Shiwa
Depth sizing of partial-contact stress corrosion cracks from ECT signals NDT&E International Vol.39,Issue 5, p.374-383,2006 English
S. Kanemoto
W. Cheng
M. Shiwa
I. Komura
New Signal Processing Methods for SCC Surface Shape Reconstruction in Eddy Current Test Maintenology Vol.5, No.1, p.63-70, 2006
Japanese
W. Cheng
I. Komura
S. Shiwa
S. Kanemoto
Eddy Current Examination of Fatigue Cracks in Inconel Welds Journal of Pressure Vessel Technology Vol.129(1),p.169-174, 2006 English
W. Cheng
M. Shiwa
I. Komura
et al
FINITE ELEMENT ANALYSIS FOR THE VERIFICATION OF POSTWELD HEAT TREATMENT OF 9Cr-1Mo WELDS Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation Vol.24, p.1204-1211,2005 English
W. Cheng
I. Komura
M. Shiwa
et al
Application of Eddy Current Testing Technology to the Inspection of Nuclear Power Plants THE THERMAL AND NUCLEAR POWER GENERATION CONVENTION 2004 HIROSHIMA, CD-ROM Japanese
M. Shiwa
R. Kume
et al
Development of Creep Damage Evaluation Technique for High-Cr Steel by AC Magnetization Method THE THERMAL AND NUCLEAR POWER Vol. 55,No.8,p.26-32,2004
Japanese
W. Cheng
I. Komura
M. Shiwa
Analytical and Experimental Approaches for the Sizing of Fatigue Cracks in Inconel Welds by Eddy Current Examination Recent Advances in Nondestructive Evaluation Techniques for Material Science and Industries PVP2004-2836 PVP-Vol.484,p.191-197, 2004 English
W. Cheng
M. Shiwa
G. Chen
H. Yoneyama
Y. Horii
Finite Element Simulation of Magnetoinductive Evaluation of PWHT Temperature of Cr-Mo Steel Welded Joints International Journal of Applied Electromagnetics and Mechanics Vol.19,No.1-4,p.125-130, 2004 English
G. Chen
M. Shiwa
H. Yoneyama
Theoretical Investigation of Change of Magnetic Property due to Creep Damage using Jiles-Atherton Magnetization Model International Journal of Applied Electromagnetics and Mechanics Vol.16, No.3, p.189-196, 2002 English
M. Shiwa
A. Yamaguchi
M. Sato
S. Murao
M. Nagai
Acoustic Emission Waveform Analysis From Weld Defects in Steel Ring Samples Journal of Pressure Vessel Technology  Vol.121(1), p.77-83, February, 1999 English
G. Chen
H. Yoneyama
A. Yamaguchi
N. Uesugi 
Application of Wavelet Analysis to Signal Processing Methods for Eddy-current Test THE THERMAL AND NUCLEAR POWER Vol.49, No.507, p.70-78, 1998 Japanese
G. Chen
A. Yamaguchi
K. Miya
A Novel Signal Processing Technique for Eddy –Current Testing of Steam Generator Tubes  IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON MAGNETICS Vol.34, No.3, p.642-648, May, 1998 English
G. Chen
A. Yamaguchi
et al
Signal processing for detection and characterization of defects from composite eddy current signals  INSIGHT Vol.39, No.11, p.785-789, 1997  English
Welding
Authours Title Journal Langage
S. Nishikawa Sustainability of compressive residual stress by stress improvement processes E-Journal of Advanced Maintenance Vol.7 No.2 (August, 2015) p.189-198 English
S. Nishikawa
K. Ooi
M. Takahashi
T. Furukawa
Influence of shot peening and thermal aging treatment on resistance to intergranular corrosion in shielded metal arc weld metal for type 600 nickel base alloy QUARTERLY JOURNAL OF THE JAPAN WELDING SOCIETY Vol.33(2015),No.2,p.153-159 Japanese
R. Mizuno Cold cracking and toughness of temperbead repair weld for reactor vessel THE THERMAL AND NUCLEAR POWER GENERATION CONVENTION COLLECTED WORKS Vol.10(2014),p.78-82 Japanese
S. Nishikawa
S. Ookita
A. Yamaguchi
A long term stability of compressive residual stress in dissimilar welds by shot peening process THE THERMAL AND NUCLEAR POWER GENERATION CONVENTION COLLECTED WORKS 2012 SAPPORO, CD-ROM Japanese
S. Nishikawa
S. Ookita
A. Yamaguchi
Sustainability of compressive residual stress by stress improvement processes Maintenology Vol.11, No.4,P.69-76, 2013 Japanese
S. Nishikawa
Y. Horii
K. Ikeuchi
Effects of Chemical Compositions and Heat Treatment on Stress Corrosion Cracking Susceptibility of Shielded Metal Arc Weld Metals for 600 Type Alloy in High Temperature Pressurized Pure Water Journal of High Pressure Institute of Japan Vol.48, No.1 p.26-39,2010 Japanese
T. Hasegawa
S. Nishikawa
Residual Stress Evaluation on Welding end with FEM Analysis THE THERMAL AND NUCLEAR POWER GENERATION CONVENTION 2009 OSAKA, CD-ROM Japanese
S. Nishikawa
Y.Horii
K. Ikeuchi
Effect of Carbon and Niobium Contents on Stress Corrosion Cracking Susceptibility of Shielded Metal Arc Weld Metals for 600 Type Alloy in High Temperature Pressurized Pure Water QUARTERLY JOURNAL OF THE JAPAN WELDING SOCIETY Vol. 27 (2009) ,No. 3, p.247-260 Japanese
S. Nishikawa
Y. Horii
K. Ikeuchi
Effect of Chromium Content on Stress Corrosion Cracking Susceptibility of Shielded Metal Arc Weld Metals for 600 Type Alloy in High Temperature Pressurized Pure Water QUARTERLY JOURNAL OF THE JAPAN WELDING SOCIETY Vol. 27 (2009)  No. 4 p.278-286  Japanese
S. Nishikawa
Y. Horii
K. Ikeuchi
Effect of Phosphorus Content on Stress Corrosion Cracking Susceptibility of Shielded Metal Are Weld Metals for 600 Type Alloy in High Temperature Pressurized Pure Water QUARTERLY JOURNAL OF THE JAPAN WELDING SOCIETY Vol. 27 (2009) No. 4  p.287-296 Japanese
S. Nishikawa
S. Ookita
Y. Horii
Toughness evaluation methoed of modified 9Cr-1Mo steel weldment after long-term using THE THERMAL AND NUCLEAR POWER GENERATION CONVENTION 2008 SENDAI, CD-ROM
Japanese
S. Nishikawa
Y. Horii
et al
Stress Corrosion Cracking Morphology of Shielded Metal Arc Weld Metals for Alloy 600 in High Temperature Pressurized Pure Water QUARTERLY JOURNAL OF THE JAPAN WELDING SOCIETY Vol. 27 (2009) No. 1 p.67-72
 
Japanese
S. Nishikawa
S. Ookita
Y. Horii
Toughness recovery of the modified  9Cr-1Mo steel weld metals by long-term thermal aging and its evaluation by electrochemical measurement QUARTERLY JOURNAL OF THE JAPAN WELDING SOCIETY Vol. 26 (2008) No. 3 p.220-226     Japanese
Y. Horii
et al
Recent Development of Repair Welding Technologies in Japan Science & Technology of Welding and Joining Vol.11, No.3, p.255-264, May 2006 English
R. Mizuno
F. Matsuda
et al
Appropriate Welding Conditions of Temper Bead Welding for SQV2A Pressure Vessel Steel THE THERMAL AND NUCLEAR POWER GENERATION CONVENTION 2005 TOKYO, CD-ROM Japanese
S. Nishikawa
Y. Horii
M. Sato
et al
On the Rationalization of Heating Condition to Local Post Weld Heat Treatment for Girth Welds of Pipe THE THERMAL AND NUCLEAR POWER Vol.56, No.585, p.43-52, 2005 Japanese
Y. Horii
S. Nishikawa
N. Uesugi
et al
Thermal Embrittlement in HAZ of Cast Duplex Stainless Steels-2nd report; Mechanism of embrittlement by aging in HAZ- Journal of High Pressure Institute of Japan Vol.39, No.3,p.9-15,2001
Japanese
Y. Horii
S. Nishikawa
R. Kume
et al
Thermal Embrittlement in HAZ of Cast Duplex Stainless Steels-1st report; Embrittling behavior of HAZ by aging- Journal of High Pressure Institute of Japan Vol.39, No.3,p.2-8,2001
Japanese
S. Nakahigashi
N. Uesugi
H. Nakamura
et al
Weldability of helium-containing stainless steels using a YAG laser Journal of Nuclear Materials Vol.258-263, Part 2,p.2018-2022,1998 English
S. Nakahigashi
H. Nakamura
N. Uesugi
et al
Effect of weld thermal cycle on helium bubble
formation in stainless steel
Journal of Nuclear Materials Vol.258-263, Part 2, p.2013-2017, 1998 English
Y. Horii
R. Kume
N. Uesugi
et al
Thermal Embrittlement of Simulated Heat-Affected
Zone in Cast Austenitic Stainless Steels
WELDING Journal August 1998 English
Material
Authours Title Journal Langage
S. Nakahigashi
W. Cheng
I. Komura
A. Yamaguchi
et al
Evaluation of microstructural change and domain structure in electron irradiated reactor pressure vessel steel Maintenology Vol.7,No.3,p.47-55,2008 Japanese
S. Nakahigashi
et al
EFFECT OF COLD-ROLLING ON PRECIPITATION PHENOMENA IN 316L AUSTENITIC STAINLESS STEEL Advanced Materials Research  Vo1.26-28(2007),p.1287-1290
English
S. Nakahigashi
et al
High temperture and high pressur in-situ SCC device for SR diffraction Experiments and application for an austenitic stainless steel Journal of Synchrotron Radiation 13, p.14-18,2006 English
S. Nakahigashi
et al
Effects of surface grinding  on hardness distribution and residual stress in low carbon Austenitic stainless steel SUS316L ISIJ International Vol.44(2004)No.10, p.1780-1782 English
NDT Training
Authours Title Journal Langage
T. Hirasawa
T. Kobayashi
Z. Makihara
Y. Minami
Effect of Education and Training  on the Inspection Skills of UT Examiners Journal of The Japanese Society for Non-Destructive Inspection Vol.66,No.2,2017, p.58-63 Japanese
T. Hirasawa
T. Kobayashi
Z. Makihara
Y. Minami
Study on effectiveness of education and training for ultrasonic examiner in austenitic stainless steel piping welds Maintenology Vol.15(2016)No.1,p.77-91 Japanese
H. Yoneyama
T. Sugibayashi
Results of PD training at the PD Training Center in JAPEIC THE THERMAL AND NUCLEAR POWER GENERATION CONVENTION 2007 TAKAMATSU, CD-ROM Japanese