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Latest Nuclear Research from the University of Bristol

The South West Nuclear Hub brings together a network of multi-disciplinary academics spanning numerous departments including Physics, Engineering and Earth Sciences. Here are the latest research papers published by this community. Research Output in November In situ imaging of corrosion processes in nuclear fuel cladding. Laferrere, Alice; Burrows, Robert; Glover, Carol; Clark, Ronald Nuuchin; Payton, Oliver; […]

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Bristol Academic Speaks to BBC About Hinkley Mud Dredging

University of Bristol Academic Speaks to BBC to Allay Fears of ‘Radioactive Mud Dumping’ in the Bristol Channel Dr David Richards, from the School of Geographical Sciences and research theme leader for environmental hazards and risks at the South West Nuclear Hub, was interviewed by the BBC this week about a proposal to move 300,000 […]

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Looking Deep into the Future for Radioactive Waste Disposal

New research into long-term climate change is applied to nuclear waste disposal sites in Finland and Sweden. A new paper was recently published on research that uses Earth system models to project future changes in climate over timescales pertinent to the disposal of radioactive waste. This research involved  Dr Natalie Lord, Professor Andy Ridgwell and Professor Dan Lunt […]

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Ongoing Research Collaboration with the Japan Atomic Energy Agency

Between the 7th and 14th November 2017, four members of the Interface Analysis Centre (IAC) visited the Fukushima Prefecture region of eastern Japan.  This was led by our Director for Science Professor Tom Scott, and generously funded through donations by a University of Bristol Alumnus alongside the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC). The goals […]

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Latest Nuclear Research Publications

The South West Nuclear Hub brings together a network of multi-disciplinary academics spanning numerous departments including Physics, Engineering and Earth Sciences. Here are the latest research papers published by this community. Latest Outputs C. Liu, P. J. Heard, S. J. Greenwell & P. E. J. Flewitt (2017): A study of breakaway oxidation of 9Cr–1Mo steel […]

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Nuclear Research Available on Open Access

October 23rd-29th is the 10th International Open Access Week with the theme ” Open in Order to…”. More information is available here. The South West Nuclear Hub brings together a multi-disciplinary network of researchers and has published a number of papers open access. Here is a selection of topics and links to the papers. Analysis […]

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