Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Nuclear Material Performance

Edited by Rehab Abdel Rahman

Egyptian Atomic Energy Authority

Co-editor:

Hosam El-Din M. Saleh

Egyptian Atomic Energy Authority

Assessing and improving nuclear material performance is a crucial subject for the sustainability of the nuclear energy and radioactive isotope supplies. This book aims to present research efforts used to identify nuclear materials performances in different areas. The contributions of esteemed international experts have covered important research aspects in fission and fusion technologies and naturally occurring radioactive materials management. The authors introduced current and anticipated trends toward better performances and mitigating challenges for commercial application of innovative technologies, biological remediation of mine effluents, nuclear fuel performance in power and research fission reactors, gamma ray spectrometer calibration, and recent advances in understanding the performance of tungsten composite in fusion reactor environment.

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Nuclear Material PerformanceEdited by Rehab Abdel Rahman

Published: June 29th 2016

DOI: 10.5772/61411

ISBN: 978-953-51-2448-1

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-2447-4

Copyright year: 2016

Books open for chapter submissions

7634 Total Chapter Downloads

2 Crossref Citations

1 Web of Science Citations

4 Dimensions Citations

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1. Introductory Chapter: Introduction to Current Trends in Nuclear material Research and Technology

By Rehab O. Abdel Rahman

1281

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2. Developing Tailor-Made Microbial Consortium for Effluent Remediation

By Shaon Ray Chaudhuri, Indranil Mukherjee, Debabrata Datta, Chaitali Chanda, Ganesh Prasath Krishnan, Swati Bhatt, Paulami Datta, Shashi Bhushan, Sourav Ghosh, Pinaki Bhattacharya, Ashoke Ranjan Thakur, Debanik Roy and Parthasarathi Barat

755

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3. Monte Carlo Simulations of Nuclear Fuel Burnup

By Raghava R. Kommalapati, Fiifi Asah-Opoku, Hongbo Du and Ziaul Huque

1403

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4. Oxidation, Embrittlement, and Growth of TREAT Zircaloy-3 Cladding

By Charles W. Solbrig, Anthony LaPorta, Katelyn M. Wachs and James R. Parry

856

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5. Gamma Uranium Molybdenum Alloy: Its Hydride and Performance

By Enrique E. Pasqualini

1160

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6. Dedicated Monte Carlo Procedures Applied in Gamma-ray Spectrometry Used in Decommissioning of Nuclear Facilities

By Daniela Gurau

951

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7. Tungsten-Based Composites for Nuclear Fusion Applications

By Owais A. Waseem and Ho Jin Ryu

1228

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