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I'd like to start a discussion/debate of nuclear power for the purpose of informing people about it. I am...
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There are several threads related to the disaster: Japan Earthquake: nuclear plants - technical aspects of the...
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Obama has issued loan guarantees to build two new nuke plants. Anyone know what kind of plants they will build? Are we...
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How do you get from a concentration to an effective dose? For example, if you have 10-9 Ci/cm3 of tritium in a human...
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HotCells
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Hey, I was just looking for people's feedback. I've completed a Bachelors in Engineering Physics (Canada) and a...
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Back in the 1970's and 1980's I was told that the NRC wouldn't license a design over 3800 or 4000 MWth. The new...
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In neutron activations, target materials are being beamed by high energy flux, thus making the target materials...
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http://i513.photobucket.com/albums/t336/hermtm2/npre.jpg Hello. I solved all of them but I am not sure the #4 :...
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hi plz help me to download free MCNPX Or MCNP5C !!!!! Where can i download those soft??? Or MCNPX visual basic???...
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Hi What is the best book about neutron scattering and diffusion? Regards
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Hello. I've got two questions from the NPRE class. One of them is to estimate how old the certain wook piece...
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Hello. I am taking Neculear Power Resource Engineering 402. The one of the homework is to calculate activity of...
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Would it be possible to shrink down the scwr (super critical water reactor) to a modular size like the mpower reactor...
Feb11-10 07:30 PM
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I have two nuclear engineer related questions, please bear with me. 1. Why is hydraulic material (like water) is...
Feb9-10 12:29 PM
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Hi there, What are the main differences between two lattice codes CASMO and HEIOS which both are developed by...
Feb9-10 02:37 AM
libertad
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I seem to be having a problem adding a reply to the end of the previous thread so I am starting a new one! Thanks...
Feb9-10 12:11 AM
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Can someone explain what "hardening" of a neutron spectra means?
Feb7-10 02:59 PM
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I've been looking on the internet and can't find the answer to this question. I'd like to know if it is generating...
Feb4-10 07:04 PM
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Nuclear power generator uses radioactive particle emission to stimulate fluorescent material which then lights up...
Feb4-10 11:49 AM
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Hello everyone. Since fault tree analysis is commonly used in the nuke world, I was wondering if anyone here knew of...
Feb2-10 09:16 AM
Thermodave
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I don't know basically anything about nuclear physics, but I do know that mass can be converted to energy. Nuclear...
Feb2-10 09:10 AM
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Does anyone know where to find fission products' fission yield data of APWR and PBMR?
Jan30-10 12:05 PM
HotCells
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Hi, For my experiment, i need the gamma ray energy spectrum of Cd-109 and Sn-113 with NaI detector. would anyone...
Jan30-10 07:34 AM
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Hi, which nation plans to build the most nuclear plants 2010-2020? China? India? France? Does the US lead in...
Jan27-10 10:40 AM
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Hi all I am in mech engineering and I really want to study nuclear engineering to help push along the technology....
Jan22-10 09:14 AM
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(I apologize in advance if this is in the wrong section of the forum) I found an article online describing the...
Jan21-10 09:30 PM
theCandyman
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I'm wondering if anyone could point me to a reference that explains how commercial digital geiger counters convert...
Jan16-10 03:52 PM
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Hello all, I just read an article in POWER magazine for this month (January 2010) that Japan is now operating a...
Jan14-10 06:52 AM
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How is the energy released from nuclear fusion used to generate electricity? From my understanding heat is generated...
Jan11-10 02:18 PM
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The goal is to reduce long-lived by products of uranium fission for a given amount of energy (heat) released. Could...
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Of the typical generation 2 reactor in service today, in percentage terms how much of the energy produced by the...
Jan9-10 07:20 PM
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Hi My school started a nuclear engineering concentration in the ME/CHE department for the spring and I just wanted...
Jan6-10 09:56 AM
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is it a widely used tool for reactor analysis. And does anyone know of where I can find a usermanual? I am looking to...
Jan6-10 05:00 AM
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As we know that usually and mostly Uranium is used in Nuclear Reactors. So ma question is why Uranium is used as...
Jan5-10 01:27 PM
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When do we run out of uranium? How much is used per year? How much is in stock piles? How much is in deposits that we...
Jan1-10 04:05 PM
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i am new to nuclear science so acn anyone tell me , How does nuclear reaction start ? what the chemistry behind it ....
Dec30-09 09:10 AM
Astronuc
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can anyone guide me my way to become an nuclear engineer
Dec24-09 04:10 PM
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Looking for people interested in this topic for discussions and probable scientific cooperation
Dec22-09 07:51 AM
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Hey all, I had applied to graduate school during my last year in university and didn't get accepted. I want to...
Dec21-09 07:01 PM
theCandyman
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All right, you're going to have to really humor me here. As far as I know, the only kind of 'cold' fusion that has...
Dec19-09 03:53 PM
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This is just a question that has been bugging me for awhile, but, in a worst-case scenario, if you say had an...
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19 reactor designs using 27 criteria, DOE concludes IFR to be the best reactor design to meet world's energy needs...
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