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  • Atomic Accidents by James Mahaffey
    Atomic Accidents (English, Paperback)

    A gripping narrative of nuclear mishaps and meltdowns around the globe, all of which have proven pivotal to the advancement of nuclear science.

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  • Nuclear Energy by Raymond Murray
    Nuclear Energy (English, Paperback)

    Nuclear Energy: An Introduction to the Concepts, Systems, and Applications of Nuclear Processes, Eighth Edition, provides essential information on basic nuclear physics, systems and the applications of nuclear energy. It comprehensively covers Basic Concepts, Radiation and Its Uses, and Nuclear Power, providing students with a broad view of nuclear energy and science in a fast-paced format that...

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  • Nuclear Safeguards, Security, and Nonproliferation by James Doyle
    Nuclear Safeguards, Security, and Nonproliferation (English, Paperback)

    Nuclear Safeguards, Security and Nonproliferation: Achieving Security with Technology and Policy, Second Edition is a comprehensive reference covering the cutting-edge technologies used to trace, track and safeguard nuclear material. Sections cover security, the illicit trafficking of nuclear materials, improvised nuclear devices, and how to prevent nuclear terrorism. International case studies of...

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  • Seeing the Light: The Case for Nuclear Power in the 21st Century by Scott L. Montgomery
    Seeing the Light: The Case for Nuclear Power in the 21st Century (English, Paperback)

    This is the first accessible book to discuss all aspects of nuclear power in the context of the new nuclear era to help combat climate change and lethal air pollution, for students, the general public, and anyone interested in the future of energy production and the future of humanity on Earth.

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  • An Introduction to Radiation Protection by Alan Martin
    An Introduction to Radiation Protection (English, Paperback)

    Preceded by An introduction to radiation protection / Alan Martin ... [et al.]. 6th ed. 2012.

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  • Nuclear Non-Proliferation in International Law - Volume IV by Jonathan L. Black-Branch
    Nuclear Non-Proliferation in International Law - Volume IV (English, Hardback)

    and, Chair of the International Law Association (ILA)Committee on Nuclear Weapons, Non- Proliferation & Contemporary International Law. Dieter Fleck is Former Director International Agreements & Policy, Federal Ministryof Defence, Germany;

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  • The Legacy of Nuclear Power by Andrew Blowers
    The Legacy of Nuclear Power (English, Paperback)

    Nuclear energy leaves behind an infinitely dangerous legacy of radioactive wastes in places that are remote and polluted landscapes of risk. Four of these places - Hanford (USA) where the plutonium for the first atomic bombs was made, Sellafield, where the UK's nuclear legacy is concentrated and controversial, La Hague the heart of the French nuclear industry, and Gorleben, the focal point of...

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  • Elementary Scattering Theory by D.S. Sivia
    Elementary Scattering Theory (English, Paperback)

    This book provides the basic theoretical background for X-ray and neutron scattering experiments. Since these techniques are increasingly being used by biologists and chemists, as well as physicists, the book is intended to be accessible to a broad spectrum of scientists.

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  • Structural Materials for Generation IV Nuclear Reactors by Pascal Yvon
    Structural Materials for Generation IV Nuclear Reactors (English, Hardback)

    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 extremely corrosive higher temperature...

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  • The Basis and Applications of Heterogeneous Catalysis by Michael Bowker
    The Basis and Applications of Heterogeneous Catalysis (English, Paperback)

    Heterogeneous catalysts are now widely applied in everyday life, for instance, they are placed in car exhausts to reduce toxic emissions and to protect the environment. This book is important as a source of information regarding the fundamentals and applications of catalysis and is aimed at the undergraduate level, but would be useful also to teachers and as an introductory text for researchers.

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  • Nuclear Disaster in the Urals by Zhores A. Medvedev
    Nuclear Disaster in the Urals (English, Paperback)

    Now living in exile, Medvedev reports on the devastating explosion that occurred in 1957 in the southern Urals where atomic wastes were stored, resulting in widespread radioactive contamination, and draws forbidding conclusions about the possibility of similar disasters in the rest of the world

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  • Wales and the Bomb by John Baylis
    Wales and the Bomb (English, Paperback)

    This is the first book to describe and analyse the anti-war movement in Wales, and provides an insight into the two main strands of opposition to the war on religious and political grounds. This work details the breadth of anti-war activity and, for the first time, reveals and analyses the 900 conscientious objectors identified in Wales.

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  • Remembering AEE Winfrith by Peter Fry
    Remembering AEE Winfrith (English, Paperback)

    The fascinating history of the Atomic Energy Establishment at Winfirth, told for the first time.

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  • Handbook of Small Modular Nuclear Reactors by Mario D. Carelli
    Handbook of Small Modular Nuclear Reactors (English, Hardback)

    Interest has increased in the research and development of SMRs for both developing countries as well as such additional cogeneration options as industrial/chemical process heat, desalination and district heating, and hydrogen production. This book reviews key issues in their development as well as international R&D in the field.

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  • The Fall and Rise of Nuclear Power in Britain by Simon Taylor
    The Fall and Rise of Nuclear Power in Britain (English, Paperback)

    Simon Taylor looks at the history of nuclear power in Britain, charting the decline following it's initial introduction through to the renaissance we're currently seeing.

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  • Confessions of a Rogue Nuclear Regulator by Gregory B. Jaczko
    Confessions of a Rogue Nuclear Regulator (English, Hardback)

    The former chairman of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission reveals how the nuclear energy industry endangers lives, how the NRC has been overpowered by the industry it was meant to regulate, and why Congress does nothing to change the status quo.

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  • Fukushima by D. Elliott
    Fukushima (English, Hardback)

    The Fukushima nuclear disaster in March 2011 led Japan, and many other countries, to change their energy policies. David Elliott reviews the disaster and its global implications, asking whether, despite continued backing by some governments, the growing opposition to nuclear power means the end of the global nuclear renaissance.

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  • Nuclear Roulette by Gar Smith
    Nuclear Roulette (English, Paperback)

    Nuclear power is not clean, cheap, or safe. With Three Mile Island, Chernobyl, and Fukushima, the nuclear industry's record of catastrophic failures now averages one major disaster every decade. After three US-designed plants exploded in Japan, many countries moved to abandon reactors for renewables. In the United States, however, powerful corporations and a compliant government still defend...

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  • Experimental Techniques in Nuclear and Particle Physics by Stefaan Tavernier
    Experimental Techniques in Nuclear and Particle Physics (English, Hardback)

    Based on a course taught for years to students in both nuclear and biomedical engineering, this book first introduces the structure of matter at the subatomic scale before it covers the experimental aspects of nuclear and particle physics.

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  • Nuclear Power: A Very Short Introduction by Maxwell Irvine
    Nuclear Power: A Very Short Introduction (English, Paperback)

    Nuclear power is a highly topical issue and there is widespread debate concerning future energy budgets and how to replace our dependence on fossil fuels. Here, Maxwell Irvine provides an introduction to the nature of nuclear energy, looking at the risks, the relevance of nuclear power, and the potential of nuclear fusion.

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