Nuclear energy: An introduction to the concepts, systems, and applications of nuclear processes

Raymond L. Murray, Keith E. Holbert

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Abstract

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 features updated, timely content on topics of new and growing importance to current and future nuclear professionals, such as tritium-powered betavoltaic integrated circuit chips, the modulation of radioactive decay constant due to solar activity, Monte Carlo radiation transport calculations and accelerator-driven systems.

Original languageEnglish (US)
PublisherElsevier
Number of pages606
ISBN (Electronic)9780128128817
ISBN (Print)9780128128824
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2019

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)

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