Scientific Basis for Nuclear Waste Management XVIII

Scientific Basis for Nuclear Waste Management XVIII

by Takashi Murakami

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Proceedings of the 18th International Symposium on [title], held in Kyoto, Japan, October 1994. This meeting is the premier international forum for scientific and engineering issues related to the final disposal of nuclear waste. The principle topics addressed in 173 papers are glass and crystalline waste forms; spent nuclear fuel; canister and overpack materials; cement as a waste form and engineered barrier; radiation effects; radionuclide speciation, solubility, and retardation. colloids; groundwater flow and transport processes; performance and safety assessments; site characterization; processing and separation technologies; and the use of natural systems to model long-term processes. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

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