TITLE

NEW DESIGNS FOR THE NUCLEAR RENAISSANCE

AUTHOR(S)
Marcus, Gail H.; Levin, Alan E.
PUB. DATE
April 2002
SOURCE
Physics Today;Apr2002, Vol. 55 Issue 4, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the redesigning of nuclear power plants as a means of support for global energy needs. History of reactor technology; Incidents that undermined public confidence in the technology; Evaluation of the Generation IV design of nuclear reactors. INSETS: Pressurized Water Reactors;A Sample Generation III Reactor;Large versus Small Reactors;A Sample Generation III+ Reactor
ACCESSION #
6425420

 

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