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- 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...
- Springer US 2012; US$ 99.00
Nuclear energy obtained from thermonuclear fusion of light nuclei is a goal to which an increasing world-wide effort is being committed. The demands on energy reserves and resources are continually increasing as ever more coun tries achieve modern industrial status. All projections agree that conventional means of energy production must be supplemented... 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...
- Springer Vienna 2013; US$ 49.99
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...
- Vieweg+Teubner Verlag 2013; US$ 49.99
Der Eintritt der Kernenergie in ihre Lebensspha.re wurde der Menschheit insbesondere durch die kriege rische Anwendung in Hiroshima und Nagasaki im Jahre 1945 bewuBt. Dieses Ereignis fuhrte dazu, daB auch der friedlichen Anwendung der Kerntechnik mit MiBtrauen, wenn nicht sogar mit Ablehnung, begegnet wurde. Seit rund zwanzig J ahren befaBt man sich... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 115.00
Stephen McDonald offers a basic understanding of the goals and practices by which the federal government leases its fossil fuel resources and how these practices affect the economy. Originally published in 1979 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...
- 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...
- Oxford University Press 2011; US$ 9.99
With the World desperate to find energy sources that do not emit carbon gasses, nuclear power is back on the agenda and in the news, following the increasing cost of fossil fuels and concerns about the security of their future supply. However, the term 'nuclear power' causes anxiety in many people and there is confusion concerning the nature... 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...