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- Springer 2014; US$ 149.00
This book presents the developments in accelerator physics and technology implemented at the Tevatron proton-antiproton collider, the world?s most powerful accelerator for almost twenty years prior to the completion of the Large Hadron Collider. The book covers the history of collider operation and upgrades, novel arrangements of beam optics and methods... more...
- Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95
Physics of High-Temperature Reactors focuses on the physics of high-temperature reactors (HTRs) and covers topics ranging from fuel cycles and refueling strategies to neutron cross-sections, transport and diffusion theory, and resonance absorption. Spectrum calculations and cross-section averaging are also discussed, along with the temperature coefficient... more...
- World Scientific Publishing Company 2013; US$ 179.00
Edited by internationally recognized authorities in the field, this expanded and updated new edition of the bestselling Handbook, containing more than 100 new articles, is aimed at the design and operation of modern particle accelerators. It is intended as a vade mecum for professional engineers and physicists engaged in these subjects. With a collection... more...
- World Scientific Publishing Company 2013; US$ 192.00
Over the past several decades major advances in accelerators have resulted from breakthroughs in accelerator science and accelerator technology. After the introduction of a new accelerator physics concept or the implementation of a new technology, a leap in accelerator performance followed. A well-known representation of these advances is the Livingston... more...
- Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 72.95
Particle Accelerator Design: Computer Programs describes some of the most important computer programs applicable to the design of particle accelerators. Computer programs that calculate magnetic and electric fields are considered, along with programs that calculate orbits of particles in a magnetic and/or electric field. Some representative programs... more...
- Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 72.95
The Dosimetry of Ionizing Radiation, Volume I focuses on the development in radiation dosimetry, which has its origin in the medical application of ionizing radiation with the discovery of X-rays. This book discusses the irradiation of human beings and the biosphere by ionizing radiation from different sources, which is subjected to increased concern... more...
- Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 31.95
Nuclear Science and Technology, Volume 10: Variational Methods in Nuclear Reactor Physics presents the mathematical methods of a variational origin that are useful in obtaining approximate solutions to science and engineering problems. This book is composed of five chapters and begins with a discussion on the variation principles for physical systems... more...
- World Scientific Publishing Company 2012; US$ 234.00
Since their debut in the late 1920s, particle accelerators have evolved into a backbone for the development of science and technology in modern society. Of about 30,000 accelerators at work in the world today, a majority is for applications in industry (about 20,000 systems worldwide). There are two major categories of industrial applications: materials... more...
- OECD Publishing 2011; US$ 56.00
. Nuclear Energy Data, the OECD Nuclear Energy Agencys annual compilation of statistics and country reports on nuclear energy, contains official information provided by OECD member country governments on plans for new nuclear plant construction, nuclear fuel cycle developments as well as current and projected nuclear generating capacity... more...
- CRC Press 2011; US$ 52.95
Characteristics of Geiger-Muller Counters Resolving Time Background Corrections Inverse Square Law Corrections for Geometry Factors Back Scatter of Radiation Corrections for Self-absorption Range of Beta Radiations Absorption of Beta Radiation Absorption of Gamma Radiation Radioactive Decay and Instrument Efficiency Half-life Determination Investigation... more...