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Uranium: Cradle to Grave

Volume 43, 2013
Editors : P. C. Burns, G. E. Sigmon
ISBN: 978-0-921294-53-5

This short course volume presents the many aspects of uranium, an element that changed the course of the world like no other. The content spans the mineralogy, geochemistry, and ore deposits of uranium, and includes nuclear waste challenges and solutions, weapons proliferation, and nuclear forensics for attribution and nuclear security.

The volume brought together a panel of international experts focused on educating graduate students, early career scientists, and researchers seeking a deeper involvement in the field.