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Canada enters the nuclear age : a technical history of Atomic Energy of Canada Limited.

Author: Atomic Energy of Canada Limited.
Publisher: Montreal : Published for Atomic Energy Canada Limited by McGill-Queen's University Press, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Written by sixteen of Canada's pioneering nuclear scientists, Canada Enters the Nuclear Age focuses on Canada's nuclear program at AECL's laboratories at Chalk River, Ontario, and Whiteshell, Manitoba, between the years 1943 and 1985. Topics include the organization and operations of AECL's laboratories, nuclear safety and radiation protection, radioisotopes, basic research, development of the CANDU reactor, and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Aufsatzsammlung
History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Atomic Energy of Canada Limited.
ISBN: 0773516018 9780773516014
OCLC Number: 37199801
Description: xiv, 434 pages : illustrations ; 24 x 27 cm
Contents: 1. Overview of Nuclear Research and Development / D.G. Hurst --
2. Organization, Management and Operations / E. Critoph --
3. Radiation Protection / A.M. Marko and D.K. Myers --
4. Nuclear Reactor Safety Principles / F.C. Boyd --
5. Radioisotopes / B. Ullyett --
6. Basic Research: An Introduction / G.C. Hanna --
7. Chemistry and Materials Science / T.A. Eastwood --
8. Physics / J.C.D. Milton --
9. Accelerators and Fusion / G.C. Hanna --
10. CANDU and its Evolution / H.K. Rae --
11. Reactor Physics and Control / M.F. Duret and H.K. Rae --
12. Fuel Channels / C.E. Ells --
13. Fuel / A.S. Bain --
14. Heat Transport System / H.K. Rae --
15. Safety Research and Development / R.E. Green --
16. Boiling-Light-Water and Organic-Cooled CANDU Reactors / R.G. Hart --
17. Heavy Water / H.K. Rae --
18. Advanced Fuel Cycles / R.G. Hart --
19. Waste Management / R.G. Hart --
20. Business Development, Revenue Generation and the Impact of Change / R.G. Hart.
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Written by sixteen of Canada's pioneering nuclear scientists, Canada Enters the Nuclear Age focuses on Canada's nuclear program at AECL's laboratories at Chalk River, Ontario, and Whiteshell, Manitoba, between the years 1943 and 1985. Topics include the organization and operations of AECL's laboratories, nuclear safety and radiation protection, radioisotopes, basic research, development of the CANDU reactor, and management of radioactive wastes.

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