Uranium Processing and Properties

  • Jonathan S. Morrell
  • Mark J. Jackson

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Nathan R. Gubel, Kenneth H. Eckelmeyer, Kimberly N. Johnson, Mark J. Jackson, Jonathan S. Morrell
    Pages 1-34
  3. Edward B. Ripley
    Pages 35-69
  4. Mark J. Jackson, Grant M. Robinson, Michael D. Whitfield, Rodney G. Handy, Jonathan S. Morrell
    Pages 71-93
  5. Mark J. Jackson, Micheal D. Whitfield, Grant M. Robinson, Rodney G. Handy, Jonathan S. Morrell
    Pages 95-121
  6. Brajendra Mishra, Nathan R. Gubel, Rahul Bhola
    Pages 123-172
  7. G. Louis Powell
    Pages 173-188
  8. G. Louis Powell
    Pages 189-206
  9. Jonathan Poncelow, David L. Olson, Cameron Howard, Kamalu Koenig, Craig VanHorn
    Pages 207-268
  10. Gary L. Solbrekken, Kyler K. Turner, Srisharan G. Govindarajan
    Pages 269-305
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 307-313

About this book


Uranium Processing and Properties describes developments in uranium science, engineering and processing and covers a broad spectrum of topics and applications in which these technologies are harnessed. This book offers the most up-to-date knowledge on emerging nuclear technologies and applications while also covering new and established practices for working with uranium supplies. The book also aims to provide insights into current research and processing technology developments in order to stimulate and motivate innovation among readers. Topics covered include casting technology, plate and sheet rolling, machining of uranium and uranium alloys, forming and fabrication techniques, corrosion kinetics, nondestructive evaluation and thermal modeling.

This book also:

Covers a broad spectrum of topics and applications that deal with uranium processing and the properties of uranium

Offers extensive coverage of both new and established practices for dealing with uranium supplies in nuclear engineering

Promotes the documentation of the state-of-the-art processing techniques utilized for uranium and other specialty metals

Uranium Processing and Properties is an ideal book for process, manufacturing or researcher engineers practicing or developing techniques in the field of nuclear engineering.


Corrosion Depleted uranium Enriched uranium Neutron measurement Nuclear engineering Uranium alloys Wrought uranium plates

Editors and affiliations

  • Jonathan S. Morrell
    • 1
  • Mark J. Jackson
    • 2
  1. 1., Compatibility and Surveillance SectionY-12 National Security ComplexOak RidgeUSA
  2. 2., Center for Advanced ManufacturingPurdue UniversityWest Lafayette, IndianaUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Energy
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4614-7590-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4614-7591-0
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