1 Maxwell Irvine
Nuclear Power: A Very Short Introduction
商品説明：With the World desperate to find energy sources that do not emit carbon gasses, nuclear power is back on the agenda and in the news, following the increasing cost of fossil fuels and concerns about the security of their future supply. However, the term 'nuclear power' causes anxiety in many people and there is confusion concerning the nature and extent of the associated risks. Here, Maxwell Irvine...
2 John McPhee
The Curve of Binding Energy
商品説明：Theodore Taylor was one of the most brilliant engineers of the nuclear age, but in his later years he became concerned with the possibility of an individual being able to construct a weapon of mass destruction on their own. McPhee tours American nuclear institutions with Taylor and shows us how close we are to terrorist attacks employing homemade nuclear weaponry. 。
3 Best Children's Biographies
Enrico Fermi : Developers of the First Atomic Bomb
商品説明： Enrico Fermi : Developers of the First Atomic Bomb (A Short Biography for Children) Physicist Enrico Fermi built the prototype of a nuclear reactor and worked on the Manhattan Project to develop the first atomic bomb. Best Children's Biographies : Write a biography for kids by thinking about what a child would enjoy learning about a person, covering important achievements, creating an outline a...
4 Julianne Couch
Traveling the Power Line
商品説明：In our power-hungry world, all the talk about energyーwhat’s safe and what’s risky, what’s clean and what’s dirty, what’s cheap and what’s easyーtends to generate more heat than light. What, Julianne Couch wanted to know, is the real story on power production in this country? Approaching the question as a curious consumer, Couch takes us along as she visits nine sites where electrical power is devel...
5 Meiso Canada
Secrets of Fukushima Nuclear Plant Mysteries of Unit 4 Explosions and Conspiracy
商品説明：2011: The hidden truth behind the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster. As a military and nuclear weapons researcher, the author examines the cause of the Unit 4 reactor building explosion. He gathers tiny pieces of evidence from the explosion, then puts them all together revealing the bigger picture that has been concealed from the public: the fabrication of nuclear missiles, participation on the p...
6 Richard Broinowski
Fallout from Fukushima
商品説明：On a calm afternoon in March 2011, a force-nine earthquake jolted the Pacific Ocean seabed east of Japan. Forty minutes later, a tsunami 21 metres high crashed onto the coast of Fukushima, Miyagi, and Iwate prefectures. Towns collapsed, villages were destroyed, and 16,000 people were swept away. The earthquake and tsunami also resulted in another terrifying calamity ー explosions and meltdowns at a...
7 Fredrick Papai
Investments in Alternative Energy
商品説明：This Book is Used By Individuals and Companies for Alternative Energy Methods, Developing Nuclear Power as Alternative Energy, Renewable Fuels for Alternative Energy, University Research into Alternative Energy, Wind Power as a Viable Solution to Meeting Alternative Energy Needs and Biofuels as Alternative Sources of Energy Plus Much More! 。
Nuclear Safeguards, Security and Nonproliferation
商品説明：With an increase of global security concerns over potential terrorist acts, the threat of WMDs, and increasing political issues with nations seeking nuclear capability, the need to track, detect, and safeguard nuclear material globally has never been greater. Nuclear Safeguards, Security and Nonproliferation is a comprehensive reference that covers cutting-edge technologies used to trace, track, a...
9 Clemens Gleich
商品説明：Warum der Toyota GT86 "Toyota Talisker" heißen sollte, die Beweggründe Lamborghinis zur Machomaschine LM002, die Beobachtung, dass die Nordschleife ärger ist als ein Porsche 991, eine Deesse von 1967, Panda Palermo, die berühmteste Glamour-Unterhalterin/Geheimagentin der Geschichte, Journalisten im Suff, Elektroautos in Loopings, die wunderbare Geschichte des V8-Motors, der Zeitpunkt, als Atomkraf...
10 Imre Pazsit/Lenard Pal
商品説明：The transport of neutrons in a multiplying system is an area of branching processes with a clear formalism. Neutron Fluctuations presents an account of the mathematical tools used in describing branching processes, which are then used to derive a large number of properties of the neutron distribution in multiplying systems with or without an external source. In the second part of the book, the the...
11 Yuntao Song/Weiyue Wu/Shijun Du
Tokamak Engineering Mechanics
商品説明：Tokamak Engineering Mechanics offers concise and thorough coverage of engineering mechanics theory and application for tokamaks, and the material is reinforced by numerous examples. Chapter topics include general principles, static mechanics, dynamic mechanics, thermal fluid mechanics and multiphysics structural mechanics of tokamak structure analysis. The theoretical principle of the design and t...
Nuclear Safety in Light Water Reactors
商品説明：This vital reference is the only one-stop resource on how to assess, prevent, and manage severe nuclear accidents in the light water reactors (LWRs) that pose the most risk to the public. LWRs are the predominant nuclear reactor in use around the world today, and they will continue to be the most frequently utilized in the near future. Therefore, accurate determination of the safety issues associa...
Radioactivité sans gravité
商品説明：2027. Une guerre nucléaire se prépare sur Terre. Dans la Station Spatiale Internationale, six scientifiques ne sont pas pris pour cible, mais ils font leur possible pour sauver leur planète, menacée par l'indicible... Vous avez grave aimé Gravity ? Prolongez votre séjour dans le vide sidéral avec Radioactivité sans Gravité. Arrimez-vo...
14 Ken Silverstein
The Radioactive Boy Scout
商品説明：Growing up in suburban Detroit, David Hahn was fascinated by science, and his basement experimentsーbuilding homemade fireworks, brewing moonshine, and concocting his own self-tanning lotionーwere more ambitious than those of other boys. While working on his Atomic Energy badge for the Boy Scouts, David’s obsessive attention turned to nuclear energy. Throwing caution to the wind, he plunged into a n...
15 Spencer R. Weart
The Rise of Nuclear Fear
商品説明：After a tsunami destroyed the cooling system at Japan's Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant, triggering a meltdown, protesters around the world challenged the use of nuclear power. Germany announced it would close its plants by 2022. Although the ills of fossil fuels are better understood than ever, the threat of climate change has never aroused the same visceral dread or swift action. Spencer Weart dis...
16 Roy Castelli
Nuclear Corrosion Modeling
商品説明：Corrosion in nuclear power plants cause reductions in efficiency and increases in deposit build-up on plant surfaces, making for expensive maintentance and potential radiological health hazards. This book guides studies to predict and minimize corrosion, thus making nuclear power safer and more cost effective. Too often, reliance on empirical models and on-site testing of existing plants makes stu...
17 Sharon Tanzer; Steven Dolley; Paul Leventhal
Nuclear Power and the Spread of Nuclear Weapons
商品説明：In the wake of Californias energy crisis, policymakers rush to satisfy growing demand requirements may run the risk of naively ignoring the larger issues and dangers associated with increased reliance on nuclear power. A connection between national nuclear power programs and nuclear proliferation can be found in the strategic initiatives of North Korea, Iraq, Iran, India, and Pakistan. In response...
19 Grant Sirola/Barbara Sirola
商品説明：MANKIND HAS DONE IT AGAIN In this Second Edition of Repeat Performance: The Nuclear Age we share the logic behind our accurate 1976 (First Edition) warning of dangerous nuclear events that lay ahead. These predictions were based on a study of the history of human existence and many are more relevant today than they were decades ago. It's happened before, it's happening now and wh...
20 Stefaan Tavernier
Experimental Techniques in Nuclear and Particle Physics
商品説明：I have been teaching courses on experimental techniques in nuclear and particle physics to master students in physics and in engineering for many years. This book grew out of the lecture notes I made for these students. The physics and engineering students have rather different expectations of what such a course should be like. I hope that I have nevertheless managed to write a book that can satis...