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Title: Nuclear Fuel Cycle Introductory Concepts

Abstract

The nuclear fuel cycle is a complex entity, with many stages and possibilities, encompassing natural resources, energy, science, commerce, and security, involving a host of nations around the world. This overview describes the process for generating nuclear power using fissionable nuclei.

Authors:
 [1]
  1. Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Los Alamos National Lab. (LANL), Los Alamos, NM (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA), Office of Defense Nuclear Nonproliferation (NA-20)
OSTI Identifier:
1342841
Report Number(s):
LA-UR-17-20792
TRN: US1701910
DOE Contract Number:  
AC52-06NA25396
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
11 NUCLEAR FUEL CYCLE AND FUEL MATERIALS; NUCLEAR FUELS; FUEL CYCLE; NUCLEAR POWER; GLOBAL ASPECTS; fuel cycle

Citation Formats

Karpius, Peter Joseph. Nuclear Fuel Cycle Introductory Concepts. United States: N. p., 2017. Web. doi:10.2172/1342841.
Karpius, Peter Joseph. Nuclear Fuel Cycle Introductory Concepts. United States. doi:10.2172/1342841.
Karpius, Peter Joseph. Thu . "Nuclear Fuel Cycle Introductory Concepts". United States. doi:10.2172/1342841. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1342841.
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title = {Nuclear Fuel Cycle Introductory Concepts},
author = {Karpius, Peter Joseph},
abstractNote = {The nuclear fuel cycle is a complex entity, with many stages and possibilities, encompassing natural resources, energy, science, commerce, and security, involving a host of nations around the world. This overview describes the process for generating nuclear power using fissionable nuclei.},
doi = {10.2172/1342841},
journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {Thu Feb 02 00:00:00 EST 2017},
month = {Thu Feb 02 00:00:00 EST 2017}
}

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