Uranium, Mining and Hydrogeology

  • Broder J. Merkel
  • Andrea Hasche-Berger

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XXII
  2. W. Eberhard Falck, David Read, S. Black, D. Thornley, M. Markovaara-Koivisto, M. Siitari-Kauppi
    Pages 19-26
  3. Scott J. Melton, Haini Yu, Mehnaaz F. Ali, Kenneth H. Williams, Michael J. Wilkins, Philip E. Long et al.
    Pages 27-36
  4. Donald R. Metzler, Joseph D. Ritchey, Kent A. Bostick, Kenneth G. Pill, Elizabeth M. Glowiak
    Pages 37-44
  5. Ewald Schnug, Silvia Haneklaus
    Pages 45-52
  6. Ulrich Schwarz-Schampera
    Pages 53-58
  7. Gulzhan Ospanova, Ivan Mazalov, Zhaksylyk Alybayev
    Pages 59-66
  8. V. N. Morozov, E. N. Kamnev, I. Y. Kolesnikov, V. N. Tatarinov
    Pages 69-70
  9. Pavel Franta, Vaclava Havlova, Lukas Kraus, Barbora Drtinova, Karel Stamberg, Ondra Sracek et al.
    Pages 71-82
  10. Houmao Liu, Rashid Bashir, Steve Axen, James Hatley, Greg Murdock
    Pages 85-86
  11. Ioana-Carmen Popescu, Florian Aurelian, Viorica Ciocan, Petru Filip, Zoia Cristu
    Pages 87-92
  12. Stoyan Groudev, Irena Spasova, Marina Nicolova, Plamen Georgiev
    Pages 93-102
  13. Claudia Dienemann, Holger Dienemann, E. Gert Dudel, C. Schurig
    Pages 103-110
  14. Martin Hoffmann, Andrea Kassahun, Ulf Jenk
    Pages 111-120

About this book


Subject of the book is Uranium and its migration in aquatic environments. The following subjects are emphasised: Uranium mining, Phosphate mining, mine closure and remediation, Uranium in groundwater and in bedrock, biogeochemistry of Uranium, environmental behavior, and modeling. Particular results from the leading edge of international research are presented.


Contamination Drainage Filtration Infiltration algae contaminant environment geochemistry groundwater hydrogeology landfill mining phosphate remediation safety

Editors and affiliations

  • Broder J. Merkel
    • 1
  • Andrea Hasche-Berger
    • 2
  1. 1.TU Bergakademie FreibergInst. GeologieGermany
  2. 2.TU Bergakademie FreibergInst. GeophysikGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-87746-2
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Earth and Environmental Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-87745-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-87746-2
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