Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Nuclear Power Plants

The Processes from the Cradle to the Grave

Edited by Nasser Awwad

King Khalid University

This book will shed light on some hot topics related to nuclear power plants starting from uranium ore processing to fabrication through enrichment and finally to nuclear fuel at nuclear reactors. This book will hopefully encourage researchers and scientists to look further into the advantages of nuclear power plants in the production of cheap electricity with low fuel cost.

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Nuclear Power PlantsThe Processes from the Cradle to the GraveEdited by Nasser Awwad

Published: February 24th 2021

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.87697

ISBN: 978-1-83968-331-2

Print ISBN: 978-1-83968-330-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83968-335-0

Copyright year: 2021

Books open for chapter submissions

1091 Total Chapter Downloads

2 Crossref Citations

2 Dimensions Citations


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1. Introductory Chapter: From the Cradle to the Grave for the Nuclear Fuel Cycle

By Nasser S. Awwad


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2. Nuclear Power Plant or Solar Power Plant

By Mostafa Esmaeili Shayan and Farzaneh Ghasemzadeh


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3. Nuclear Fuel Transmutation

By Akbar Abbasi


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4. Does Russia Have the Possibilities to Diversify Its Export Potential to Manage the Power Engineering (For Example, Nuclear Power Development)?

By Victor Kozlov


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5. Fast-Spectrum Fluoride Molten Salt Reactor (FFMSR) with Ultimately Reduced Radiotoxicity of Nuclear Wastes

By Yasuo Hirose


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6. Calculation of the Dose for Public Individuals Due to a Severe Accident at the Angra 2 Nuclear Plant, Brazil

By André Silva de Aguiar, Seung Min Lee and Gaianê Sabundjian


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7. Optimization of Cosmic Radiation Detection in Saline Environment

By Valeriu Savu, Mădălin Ion Rusu and Dan Savastru


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8. Sensitivity and Uncertainty Quantification of Neutronic Integral Data Using ENDF/B-VII.1 and JENDL-4.0 Evaluations

By Mustapha Makhloul, H. Boukhal, T. El Bardouni, E. Chakir, M. Kaddour and S. Elouahdani


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