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Review of DOE's nuclear energy research and development program

Author: National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Review of DOE's Nuclear Energy Research and Development Program.
Publisher: Washington : National Academies Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Review of DOE's Nuclear Energy Research and Development Program.
ISBN: 0309111242 9780309111249 0309114330 9780309114332
OCLC Number: 181599402
Notes: "This report and the study on which it is based were supported by Contract No. DE-AT01-06NE64158 (Task Order No. 15) from the U.S. Department of Energy"--Title page verso.
Description: xiii, 87 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
Contents: Machine derived contents note: I INTRODUCTION 9 --
Evolving Project Scope, 10 --
The Committee's Approach to Evaluation, 11 --
The Committee's Perspective on the NE Research Program, 12 --
References, 13 --
2 NUCLEAR POWER 2010 14 --
Background, 14 --
Overall Program Description, 15 --
Goals, Timetables, and Progress, 22 --
Findings and Recommendations, 28 --
References, 29 --
3 GENERATION IV AND NUCLEAR HYDROGEN INITIATIVE PROGRAMS 31 --
Background, 31 --
Overall Program Description, 31 --
Next-Generation Nuclear Plant, 33 --
Nuclear Hydrogen Initiative, 40 --
Other Generation IV Reactor Nuclear Energy Systems, 43 --
Findings and Recommendations, 45 --
References, 46 --
4 ADVANCED FUEL CYCLE INITIATIVE AND GLOBAL NUCLEAR ENERGY 47 --
PARTNERSHIP PROGRAMS --
Background, 47 --
Overall Program Description, 49 --
Analysis and Evaluation of the Proposed GNEP Program, 51 --
Findings and Recommendations, 56 --
References, 57 --
5 IDAHO NATIONAL LABORATORY 58 --
Background, 58 --
Facility Issues at INL, 58 --
Assessment of the Ten-Year Plan, 61 --
Findings and Recommendations, 63 --
References, 65 --
6 PROGRAM PRIORITIES, BALANCE, AND OVERSIGHT 66 --
Program Priorities, 66 --
Program Balance, 67 --
Program Oversight, 67 --
APPENDIXES --
A Minority Opinion: Dissenting Statement of Gilinsky and Macfarlane 73 --
B Minority Opinion: An Alternative to Technology Proposed for GNEP, 77 --
Offered by Levy, Kazimi, and Dally --
C Biographical Sketches for Committee Members 78 --
D Acronyms 83 --
E Presentations and Committee Meetings 85 --
F Statement of Task 87.
Responsibility: Committee on Review of DOE's Nuclear Energy Research and Development Program, Board on Energy and Environmental Systems, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences, National Research Council of the National Academies.
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