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Nuclear engineering. Atomic power

  • Deutschlands Energiezukunftby Manfred Popp

    Wiley 2014; US$ 21.95

    Der Autor beschreibt die Entwicklung des Energiebedarfs der Welt, die Möglichkeiten zur Deckung und die Optionen, die Deutschland dafür zur Verfügung stehen. Das Buch will niemanden von einem bestimmten Weg überzeugen, sondern dem Leser ein eigenes Urteil erleichtern. more...

  • Thoria-based Nuclear Fuelsby Dasarathio Das; S. R. Bharadwaj

    Springer 2013; US$ 179.00

    This book presents the state of the art on thermophysical and thermochemical properties, fabrication methodologies, irradiation behaviours, fuel reprocessing procedures, and aspects of waste management for oxide fuels in general and for thoria-based fuels in particular. The book covers all the essential features involved in the development of and working... more...

  • Infrastructure Systems for Nuclear Energyby Thomas T. C. Hsu; Chiun-lin Wu; Jui-Liang Lin

    Wiley 2013; US$ 168.50

    Developing sufficient energy resources to replace coal, oil and gas is a globally critical necessity. Alternatives to fossil fuels such as wind, solar, or geothermal energies are desirable, but the usable quantities are limited and each has inherent deterrents. The only virtually unlimited energy source is nuclear energy, where safety of infrastructure... more...

  • Ninth International Symposium on Environmental Degradation of Materials in Nuclear Power Systemsby Steve Bruemmer; Peter Ford; Gary Was

    Wiley 2013; US$ 337.00

    This collection presents an exchange of ideas among scientists and engineers about the economic and safety concerns surrounding environmentally induced materials problems which lead to nuclear power plant outages. Scientists and engineers concerned with the environmental degradation processes (corrosion, mechanical, and radiation effects) present their... more...

  • Containment Technologyby Hans-Jürgen Bässler; Frank Lehmann

    Springer 2013; US$ 129.00

    This book covers all aspects of containment technology in depth and the latest developments in this exciting field are introduced. This book is a key publication to planning engineers, production managers and those interested in getting a picture of the different applications of the isolator technology. References on literature, laws, norms and guidelines... more...

  • Mad on Radiumby Rebecca Priestley

    Auckland University Press 2013; US$ 21.88

    In this engaging and accessible history, prize-winning author Rebecca Priestley reveals the alternative history of ‘nuclear New Zealand? – a country where there was much enthusiasm for nuclear science and technology, from the first users of x-rays and radium in medicine; the young New Zealand physicists seconded to work on the Manhattan Project; support... more...

  • Tokamak Engineering Mechanicsby Yuntao Song; Weiyue Wu; Shijun Du

    Springer 2013; US$ 129.00

    Tokamak Engineering Mechanics offers concise and thorough coverage of engineering mechanics theory and application for tokamaks, and the material is reinforced by numerous examples. Chapter topics include general principles, static mechanics, dynamic mechanics, thermal fluid mechanics and multiphysics structural mechanics of tokamak structure analysis.... more...

  • Fast Pulsed and Burst Reactorsby E. P. Shabalin

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

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  • Managing Nuclear Projectsby J Devgun

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 230.00

    In addition to the nuclear power industry, the nuclear field has extensive projects and activities in the areas of research reactors, medical isotope production, decommissioning, and remediation of contaminated sites. Managing nuclear projects focuses on the management aspects of nuclear projects in a wide range of areas with emphasis on process, requirements,... more...

  • An Introduction to Nuclear Materialsby K. Linga Murty; Indrajit Charit

    Wiley 2013; US$ 105.00

    Covering both fundamental and advanced aspects in an accessible way, this textbook begins with an overview of nuclear reactor systems, helping readers to familiarize themselves with the varied designs. Then the readers are introduced to different possibilities for materials applications in the various sections of nuclear energy systems. Materials... more...