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Title: The gas centrifuge and nuclear weapons proliferation

Uranium enrichment by centrifugation is the basis for the quick and efficient production of nuclear fuel-or nuclear weapons.
Authors:
 [1] ;  [2] ;  [3]
  1. Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia (United States)
  2. Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Program on Science, Technology and Environmental Policy, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey (United States)
  3. Nuclear Science and Engineering Department, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts (United States)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
22280431
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: AIP Conference Proceedings; Journal Volume: 1596; Journal Issue: 1; Conference: Short course on nuclear weapon issues in the 21st century, Washington, DC (United States), 2-3 Nov 2013; Other Information: (c) 2014 AIP Publishing LLC; Country of input: International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
98 NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT, SAFEGUARDS AND PHYSICAL PROTECTION; CENTRIFUGATION; GAS CENTRIFUGES; ISOTOPE SEPARATION; NON-PROLIFERATION POLICY; NUCLEAR FUELS; NUCLEAR WEAPONS; PROLIFERATION