Essays about: "Nuclear fuel"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 97 essays containing the words Nuclear fuel.

  1. 1. Monte Carlo Simulations of Bowing Effects Using Realistic Fuel Data in Nuclear Fuel Assemblies

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Tillämpad kärnfysik

    Author : Marcus Westlund; [2019]
    Keywords : bowing effects; fuel assembly perturbations; nuclear; serpent; monte carlo;

    Abstract : Deformations of nuclear fuel assemblies have been observed in nuclear power plants since the mid-90s. Such deformations are generally called bowing effects. READ MORE

  2. 2. Compilation and evaluation of validations of computer codes for spent nuclear fuel – a review

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kärnfysik; Lunds universitet/Fysiska institutionen

    Author : Staffan Fors; [2019]
    Keywords : Nuclear fuel; Kärnbränsle; Slutförvar; Fissionsprodukter; Physics and Astronomy;

    Abstract : This report describes a systematic review regarding validations of calculations by measurements of isotopic compositions, or decay heat, on spent nuclear fuel, SNF. 15 relevant or otherwise interesting studies, were found. Two reports were chosen among the found studies and analyzed. READ MORE

  3. 3. On the mechanism of H2O2 decomposition on UO2-surfaces

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för kemi, bioteknologi och hälsa (CBH)

    Author : Darius Pakarinen; [2018]
    Keywords : hydrogen peroxide decomposition; uranium dissolution; coumarin scavenging;

    Abstract : Deep geological repository has been investigated as a solution for long term storage of spent nuclear fuel in Sweden for more than 40 years now. The Swedish nuclear fuel and waste management company (SKB) are commissioning the deep repository and they must ensure that nuclear waste is isolated from the environment for thousands of years. READ MORE

  4. 4. Ekologisk kompensation: en utvärdering av åtgärder för gölgroda (Pelophylax lessonae) i Forsmark

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Ecology

    Author : Malin Karlsson; [2018]
    Keywords : ekologisk kompensation; gölgroda; Pelophylax lessonae; Rana lessonae; metapopulation; damm;

    Abstract : Exploatering av värdefulla naturområden kan kompenseras genom s.k. ekologisk kompensation. Ekologisk kompensation har hittills sällan tillämpats och därför saknas ofta uppföljning av dessa. READ MORE

  5. 5. Open Source Energy Model for the Electricity Sector of Sri Lanka

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : T.L.B. Attanayaka; [2018]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : A long term generation expansion model for the electricity sector of Sri Lanka was developed in this thesis. The model provides the least cost development pathways to cater the future electricity demand within the user defined constraints that need to be adhered. READ MORE