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Ceramics in nuclear waste management

Ceramics in nuclear waste management

proceedings of a symposium held in Cincinnati, Ohio, April 30-May, 2, 1979

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Published by Technical Information Center, U.S. Dept. of Energy, Available from the National Technical Information Service in [Oak Ridge, Tenn.?], Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Radioactive wastes -- Congresses,
  • Ceramics -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Statementsponsored by the Nuclear Division of the American Ceramic Society and the U.S. Department of Energy ; edited by Thomas D. Chikalla and John E. Mendel
    ContributionsChikalla, Thomas D, Mendel, J. E, American Ceramic Society. Nuclear Division, United States. Dept. of Energy. Technical Information Center, International Symposium on Ceramics in Nuclear Waste Management (1979 : Cincinnati, Ohio)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination377 p. :
    Number of Pages377
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14221678M

      After a theoretical operational lifespan of 50 years, about 7 m 3 of highly radioactive waste will have to be disposed of, in addition to 93 m 3 of low and intermediate radioactive waste from nuclear power plants and 33 m 3 of waste from medical, industrial and research sources. High-level radioactive waste management concerns how radioactive materials created during production of nuclear power and nuclear weapons are dealt with. Radioactive waste contains a mixture of short-lived and long-lived nuclides, as well as non-radioactive nuclides. There was reported s tonnes of high-level nuclear waste stored in the USA in

    During late , a symposium entitled "Science Underlying Radioactive Waste Management" was one component of the Annual Meet­ ing of the Materials Research Society held in Boston, Massachusetts. The purpose of this Symposium was to bring together for the first time the entire range of sciences that form the basis for the treatment. Conley, JG, Kelsey, PV & Miley, DV , Investigations of the Properties of Iron Enriched Basalt. in GG Wicks & WA Ross (eds), Advances in Ceramics Volume 8: Nuclear Waste Management. pp. Investigations of the Properties of Iron Enriched : James G. Conley, P. V. Kelsey, D. V. Miley.

    Over the past 25 years nuclear waste has been stored in tanks as a liquid. However, it is agreed world-wide that the waste must be solidified for long-term storage in geologic formations. The solid forms must have certain qualities which make their interim storage and ultimate disposal technologically feasible, safe and economically attractive Cited by:   Academic lecture: "Nuclear Ceramics: Key Materials in Waste Management and Advanced Reactors" He was previously Deputy Chair of the Government advisory Committee on Radioactive Waste Management (CoRWM) from , has acted as special advisor nuclear to the House of Lords Science and Technology Committee () and was from .


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