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Plutonium and Other Transuranium Elements

  1. Jean-Paul Glatz,
  2. Rudi J. M. Konings

Published Online: 15 OCT 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.a21_133.pub2

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

How to Cite

Glatz, J.-P. and Konings, R. J. M. 2012. Plutonium and Other Transuranium Elements. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Institute for Transuranium Elements, Karlsruhe, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 OCT 2012

Abstract

The article contains sections titled:

1.Isotopes of Transuranium Elements
2.Metals
3.Alloys
4.Compounds
4.1.Oxides
4.2.Carbides
4.3.Nitrides
4.4.Halides
5.Radiotoxicity
6.Recycling and Transmutation of Transuranium Elements
6.1.Advanced Fuel Cycles
6.2.Advanced Fuel Types
6.3.Fabrication of Transuranium Fuels
6.4.Irradiation Behavior of Advanced Fuels
6.5.Reprocessing of Transuranium Fuels