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Editors: George Petridis and Dimitrios Nicolau
Book Description:
This book explores nuclear power plants which stand on the border between humanity's greatest hopes and its deepest fears for the future.
Atomic energy offers a clean energy alternative that frees us from the shackles of fossil fuel dependence, while also having lived through the disasters of the quake-ruptured Japanese power plant now spewing radioactive steam, and the dead zone surrounding Chernobyl's concrete sarcophagus. Topics discussed include the investigation of materials and components obtained from nuclear power plants decommissioning; high-temperature gas-cooled reactors; the impact and effects of the ongoing discussion on the nuclear phase-out in Germany; modeling of corrosion product activity in primary circuits of pressurized water reactors and the fundamental stability analysis of hypothetical boiling and pressurized water reactors. (Imprint: Nova)

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Preface

High Temperature Gas-Cooled Reactors
(Piyush Sabharwall, Eung Soo Kim, Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, Idaho, USA)

Advanced Nuclear Reactors and Passive Safety Systems
(Tim Abram, Westinghouse Professor of Nuclear Fuel Technology, University of Manchester, UK and Ayah E. Elshahat, Nuclear and Radiological Engineering Department, University of Alexandria, Egypt)

The Influence of Quantum Aspect to Artificial Ant Colony on Nuclear Reload Optimization Problem
(Márcio Henrique da Silva, Roberto Schirru, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, PEN/COPPE, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)

Nuclear Power Plants in Liberalised Power Markets: The Ongoing Discussion on Nuclear Phase-Out in Germany and its Impact on the Power Market
(Sven Bode, Franziska Teichmann, arrhenius Institut für Energie- und Klimapolitik, Hamburg, Germany)

Considerations on the Investigation of Materials and Components Obtained from NPP Decommissioning
(Massimo Rogante, Rogante Engineering Office, Civitanova Marche, Italy)

Modeling of Corrosion Product Activity in Primary Circuits of Pressurized Water Reactors
(Nasir M. Mirza, Sikander M. Mirza, Department of Physics & Applied Mathematics, Pakistan Institute of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Nilore, Islamabad Pakistan)

Fundamental Stability Analysis of Hypothetical Boiling and Pressurized Water Reactors
(Robert Farkas, Lixuan Lu, University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Oshawa, Ontario, Canada, and others)

Evolutionary Computation Applied in the Identification of Accidents of a PWR Nuclear Power Plant
(Roberto Schirru, Andressa dos Santos Nicolau, LMP/PEN/COPPE/UFRJ, Brazil) (a)

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   Series:
      Nuclear Materials and Disaster Research
   Binding: ebook
   Pub. Date: 2011
   Pages: 6 x 9 (NBC - R)
   ISBN: 978-1-61470-285-6
   Status: FM
  
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