by Amir Zacarias Mesquita
Publisher: InTech 2012
Number of pages: 338
This book presents a comprehensive review of studies in nuclear reactors technology from authors across the globe. Topics discussed in this compilation include: Flow Instability in Material Testing Reactors; Decay Heat and Nuclear Data; Transport of Interfacial Area Concentration in Two-Phase Flow; Improving the Performance of the Power Monitoring Channel; Application of Finite Symmetry Groups to Reactor Calculations; etc.
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by A. K. Chaudhuri - arXiv
Some concepts in relativistic heavy ion collisions are discussed. To a large extent, the discussions are non-comprehensive and non-rigorous. It is intended for graduate students who are intending to pursue career in high energy nuclear physics.
by W.M. Alberico, G. Garbarino - arXiv.org
The focus is on the weak decay modes of hypernuclei, with special attention to Lambda-hypernuclei. The subject involves many fields of modern physics, from nuclear structure to the fundamental constituents of matter and their interactions.
by J. Pearson - University of Manchester
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by Jay Orear - Cornell University
Cornell Emeritus Professor Jay Orear discusses his relationship with his former professor and mentor Enrico Fermi. The book also includes discussions of Fermi by other scientists, most of whom presented their papers honoring Fermi's career.