2011

Actinide Nanoparticle Research

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ISBN: 978-3-642-11431-1 (Print) 978-3-642-11432-8 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xix

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 1-30

    Actinide-Nanoparticle Interaction: Generation, Stability and Mobility

  3. Methods for actinide nanoparticle characterization.

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 31-31

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 33-62

      Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy and Related Techniques for Research on Actinide and Radionuclide Nanomaterials

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 63-103

      Resonant Inelastic Soft X-Ray Scattering Spectroscopy of Light-Actinide Materials

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 105-135

      Characterization of Colloid-Borne Actinides by Flow Field-Flow Fractionation (FlFFF) Multidetector Analysis (MDA)

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 137-160

      Actinide Nanoparticle Characterization by Mass Spectrometry

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      Pages 161-184

      Synchrotron-Based X-Ray Spectromicroscopy of Organic Nanoparticles Complexing Actinides

  4. Modeling of actinide nanoparticle structure and behavior.

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 185-185

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 187-193

      From Molecules to Nanoparticles: A Computational Chemist’s Point of View

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 195-243

      Theoretical Analysis of Colloid-facilitated Transport of Radionuclides by Groundwater

  5. Interfacial phenomena and formation of actinide nanoparticles

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 245-245

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 247-274

      Nanoscale Chemistry of Uranyl Selenates

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      Pages 275-313

      Actinide Thin Films as Surface Models

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 315-332

      Sorption and Speciation of Uranium on Silica Colloids

  6. Environmental behavior of actinide colloids and nanoparticles

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 333-333

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 335-359

      Radioactive Particles Released into the Environment from Nuclear Events

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 361-375

      Effect of Redox Conditions on Actinide Speciation and Partitioning with Colloidal Matter

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 377-398

      X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy of Plutonium Particles at the Rocky Flats US Nuclear Weapons Production Site

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 399-412

      Colloid-Facilitated Transport of Plutonium at the Nevada Test Site, NV, USA

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 413-435

      Speciation of Actinides in Granite Subjected to Tracer Studies

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 437-440