Global 2013: Nuclear Energy at a Crossroads
Salt Lake City, UT, September 29-October 3, 2013
Item ID: 700381|ISBN: 978-0-89448-704-0
Global 2013 was held on the 20th anniversary of the inception of the Global international nuclear fuel cycle conference series, which debuted in Seattle, Washington, in 1993. Global 2013 was an important gathering of international fuel cycle experts and stakeholders who shared their ideas and progress in developing new fuel cycle approaches. The proceedings contains about 240 full papers with topics of interest that include: sustainability of nuclear energy systems, uranium resources, advanced reprocessing, advanced fuel cycle R&D, fuel cycle analysis, pyrochemical processing of used nuclear fuel, waste management strategy and associated waste inventories, nuclear material attractiveness, thorium fuel cycle, advanced concepts: general, radiation chemistry, and lessons learned from the Fukushima event.