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Performance Assessment of the Radioactive Waste Disposal System

  • Joonhong Ahn
  • Shinichi Nakayama
Part of the An Advanced Course in Nuclear Engineering book series (ACNE)

Abstract

When geological disposal is planned, the first question to be answered is: How safe is it? This is the most fundamental question to be answered, and it comes not only from the regulatory authorities but also from the general public, waste generators and waste disposers. Performance assessment, therefore, has been carried out over the years to answer this question.

Keywords

Performance Assessment Waste Form Radionuclide Concentration Disposal Facility Disposal System 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Nuclear EngineeringUniversity of CaliforniaBerkeleyUSA
  2. 2.Japan Atomic Energy AgencyTokaiJapan

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