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Analytical Methods for Nonproliferation

  • Edward C.┬áMorse

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
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  13. Back Matter
    Pages 229-250

About this book

Introduction

This book is intended to be used as a textbook and research reference for the field of nuclear nonproliferation. The book is primarily technical and focussed on methods of detecting clandestine nuclear material that might be illicitly transported. The book also touches on nuclear forensics, i.e. methods for identification, attribution, and establishment of transport pathways for illicit nuclear material. Also covered are topics of methods used for arms control and treaty verification, and an assessment of technologies under development for all of the above. A description of the government and international agencies involved in nuclear terrorism prevention, nuclear safeguards, and arms control is also included.    

Keywords

Active Interrogation Methods Clandestine Nuclear Material Transport Detection Statistics Detection Technologies NPT Nuclear Explosives Nuclear Forensics Nuclear Fuel Cycles and Wastes Nuclear Proliferation Nuclear Testing Treaty Verification

Authors and affiliations

  • Edward C.┬áMorse
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Nuclear EngineeringUniversity of California, BerkeleyBerkeleyUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-29731-6
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Physics and Astronomy
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-29729-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-29731-6
  • Series Print ISSN 1613-5113
  • Series Online ISSN 2363-9466
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