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- Vieweg+Teubner Verlag 2013; US$ 40.58
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...
- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2013; US$ 69.99
In dem zweibändigen Werk für Lehre und Praxis werden alle Aspekte der Reaktortechnik behandelt: Band 1 enthält die physikalisch-technischen Grundlagen, Band 2 deren technische Umsetzung in Kraftwerken sowie Sicherheitsfragen. Mit durchgerechneten Beispielen. 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...
- 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...
- World Scientific Publishing Company 1996; US$ 77.00 US$ 63.14
The ENS Class 1 Topical Meeting on “Research Facilities for the Future of Nuclear Energy” provided an international scientific and technical forum for a broad review, at world level, of the large research facilities, dedicated for tests for nuclear energy production, which are existing, under construction, or planned for the future. The... more...
- Elsevier Science 2015; US$ 99.95
There is currently significant interest in the development of small modular reactors (SMRs) for the generation of both electricity and process heat. SMRs offer potential benefits in terms of better affordability and enhanced safety, and can also be sited more flexibly than traditional nuclear plants. Small Modular Reactors: Nuclear Power Fad or Future?... more...
- Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 265.00
Uranium for Nuclear Power: Resources, Mining and Transformation to Fuel discusses the nuclear industry and its dependence on a steady supply of competitively priced uranium as a key factor in its long-term sustainability. A better understanding of uranium ore geology and advances in exploration and mining methods will facilitate the discovery and... more...
- Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 285.00
Magnetic Fusion Energy: From Experiments to Power Plants is a timely exploration of the field, giving readers an understanding of the experiments that brought us to the threshold of the ITER era, as well as the physics and technology research needed to take us beyond ITER to commercial fusion power plants. With the start of ITER construction,... more...
- Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 72.95
Transitional Energy Policy 1980-2030: Alternative Nuclear Technologies discusses topics the tackle concerns regarding the use of nuclear technology as an energy source. The book explains issues such as the reservations regarding the use of nuclear, energy resource supply/demand problems, and controversial concepts. The text is comprised of seven... more...
- Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 265.00
Operating at a high level of fuel efficiency, safety, proliferation-resistance, sustainability and cost, generation IV nuclear reactors promise enhanced features to an energy resource which is already seen as an outstanding source of reliable base load power. The performance and reliability of materials when subjected to the higher neutron doses and... more...