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- Random House Publishing Group 2004; US$ 16.00
Growing up in suburban Detroit, David Hahn was fascinated by science, and his basement experiments?building homemade fireworks, brewing moonshine, and concocting his own self-tanning lotion?were more ambitious than those of other boys. While working on his Atomic Energy badge for the Boy Scouts, David?s obsessive attention turned to nuclear energy.... more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2004; US$ 56.00
Hydrogen has the potential to play an important role as a sustainable and environmentally acceptable source of energy in the 21st century. Present methods for producing hydrogen are mainly based on the reforming of fossil fuels with subsequent release of greenhouse gases. more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2006; US$ 112.00
Hydrogen has the potential to play an important role as a sustainable and environmentally acceptable energy carrier in the 21st century. Since natural sources of pure hydrogen are extremely limited, it is necessary to develop technologies to produce large quantities of hydrogen economically. The currently dominant technology for producing hydrogen... more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2000; US$ 56.00
Integrated performance assessments (IPAs) of radioactive waste repositories deep underground are made at different stages of repository development in order, for example, to allow full-scale development, to provide feedback to R&D, and to test and develop review capability. IPA studies must be acceptable to a wide range of stakeholders and are one... more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2000; US$ 54.00
For practical reasons, the consequences of nuclear reactor accidents are often measured in economic terms. Figures currently available, however, show significant discrepancies. For this reason, the NEA created an expert group to investigate the methodologies used in calculating the economic consequences of accidents, and the bases for such methodologies.... more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2000; US$ 123.00
The opening of energy markets is leading to increased competition, and the nuclear power industry must adapt if it is to meet this challenge. Internationally discussions are taking place among government authorities and electric utilities and vendors on how to deal with the rapid technical development and optimisation of nuclear fuel and its utilisation... more...
- Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 72.95
Nuclear Reactor Safety aims to put the nuclear hazard in perspective by providing an objective overall technical review of the field. It focuses on reactor accidents and their consequences. The technical arguments will be concerned broadly with reactor accident conditions and will deal with both the arrangements necessary to prevent any dangerous diversion... more...
- Springer US 2012; US$ 99.00
This book is intended as an introductory exposition of those nuclear energy systems concepts which are characterized by an integrated utiliz ation of complementary nuclear processes. Basic to such systems is the notion of synergism, which herein implies the cooperative interaction of selected nuclear reactions and system components so as to provide... more...
- Springer Vienna 2013; US$ 40.58
Unsere Geseltschaft verbraucht in vielfaltiger Weise Energie. Nicht nur unser Komfort, sondern auch viele notwendigen Fortschritte im sozialen Bereich sind mit diesem Energieverbrauch verknt~pft und damit auf eine ausreichende Energieversorgung angewiesen. Die Einfuhrung einer neuen Technologie ist jedoch in der Vergangenheit selten in der (jffentlichkeit... more...
- Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 99.00
In 1969 we feit that the subject of angular correlations in nuclear disintegrat ion had received little special attention at international conferences. It is true that perturbed angular correlations had been discussed at a smalI, highly - specialised meeting at Uppsala in 1963 and that in 1967 certain aspects of perturbed angular correlations had... more...