2013

Nuclear Energy

Selected Entries from the Encyclopedia of Sustainability Science and Technology

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-5715-2 (Print) 978-1-4614-5716-9 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-vi

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    Pages 1-6

    Nuclear Energy, Introduction

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    Pages 7-57

    Fission Reactor Physics

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    Pages 59-76

    Isotope Separation Methods for Nuclear Fuel

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    Pages 77-151

    Nuclear Fission Power Plants

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    Pages 153-173

    Nuclear Fuel, Reprocessing of

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    Pages 175-201

    GEN-IV Reactors

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    Pages 203-214

    Nuclear Reactor Materials and Fuels

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    Pages 215-221

    Modern Nuclear Fuel Cycles

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    Pages 223-268

    Nuclear Facilities, Decommissioning of

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    Pages 269-282

    Radioactive Waste Management: Storage, Transport, Disposal

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    Pages 283-303

    Nuclear Power, Economics of

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    Pages 305-341

    Nuclear Fusion

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    Pages 343-387

    Radiation Sources

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    Pages 389-425

    Radiation Shielding

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    Pages 427-444

    Ionizing Radiation Detectors

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    Pages 445-454

    Dosimetry

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    Pages 455-461

    Health Physics

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    Pages 463-490

    Uranium and Thorium Resources

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    Pages 491-514

    Nuclear Safeguards and Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons Materials

  21. Back Matter

    Pages 515-525