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Characterization of Uranium Behavior in the Ruprechtov Site (CZ)

  • Barbora Drtinová
  • Karel Štamberg
  • Dušan Vopálka
  • Alena Zavadilová
Part of the Springer Geology book series (SPRINGERGEOL)

Abstract

The Ruprechtov natural analogue site is being studied because its geological and geochemical conditions resemble sedimentary sequences which can cover potential host rocks for underground waste repositories. The uranium content, sorption and isotopic exchange were studied on five selected rock samples that represented i) layers with higher content of uranium and ii) neighboring layers with practically no uranium content with the aim to discuss processes influencing transport of uranium in the body. In addition, the titration curves of rock samples were determined and modeled by SCM and so called GC and CA approaches.

Keywords

Titration Curve Uranium Mineralization Uranium Content Edge Site Layer Site 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Barbora Drtinová
    • 1
  • Karel Štamberg
    • 1
  • Dušan Vopálka
    • 1
  • Alena Zavadilová
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Nuclear Chemistry, Faculty of Nuclear Sciences and Physical EngineeringCzech Technical University in PraguePrague 1Czech Republic

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