By Kevin M. Fox, Elizabeth Hoffman, Navin Manjooran, Gary Pickrell
The fabrics technology and know-how 2009 convention and Exhibition (MS&T’09) was once held October 25-29, 2009, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. a massive subject of the convention was once Environmental and effort Issues. Papers from 3 of the symposia held less than that subject matter are integrated during this quantity. those symposia comprise fabrics strategies for the Nuclear Renaissance; eco-friendly Engineering and Environmental Stewardship; and Nanotechnology for Energy. those symposia incorporated various shows with classes keen on sustainable strength, photovoltaics, nanowires and composites, power harvesting, catalysts, skinny movies, corrosion, nuclear fuels, fabrics in competitive environments, glass and ceramics for waste disposition, modeling and thermal homes, and education. additionally integrated was once a sequence of invited shows and a global panel dialogue on cement waste varieties.
the fairway Engineering and Environmental Stewardship symposium used to be subsidized by means of the Nuclear and Environmental know-how department (NETD) of the yankee Ceramic Society whereas the fabrics strategies for the Nuclear Renaissance symposium was once backed by way of NETD and ASM International.
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Composition of HLW AZ-101 Simulant in Mass Fraction of Oxides and Halogens. 0027 Zr0 2 Sn02 P2O5 NA: Noble metals were not added. 42 ■ Advances in Materials Science for Environmental and Nuclear Technology Development of Crystal-Tolerant Waste Glasses Table II. Composition of Designed G asses in Mass Fraction of Oxides and Halogens. C O C < C. 0 0 < N < Έ ε c 5 ö 0 < < 0 Z d a!. 2 5 t/2 d. S Z a. v: 5 0 ε 0 — c -5 ii z in 0 0 < N < c | a. υ a. 52 Waste loading. 9E-5 of Ru0 2 in the form of Ru(NO)(N03)x(OH)y}.
Until recently, many volatile components present in Saltstone have been assumed to contribute a negligible amount to overall flammability inside the vault vapor space. Because of an increase in the total quantity of flammable fuel projected in future Saltstone waste streams; this assumption may no longer be valid. A review of the Saltstone process and the nature of the chemical reactions that take place during hydration of the dry material were conducted to determine if vapor/liquid equilibrium data established for use in the SRS high level waste (HLW) Tank Farms can be applied inside a Saltstone Vault.
Plaisted, Effect of Feed Melting, Temperature History, and Minor Component Addition on Spinel Crystallization in High-Level Waste Glass, Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, 289, 17-29 (2001). 3 T. Plaisted, J. Alton, B. Wilson, and P. Hrma, Effect of Minor Component Addition on Spinel Crystallization in Simulated High-Level Waste Glass, Ceramic Transactions, 119, 291-299 (2001). 4 J. J. Plaisted, and P. Hrma, Kinetics of Growth of Spinel Crystals in a Borosilicate Glass, Chemical Engineering Science, 57, 2503-2509 (2002).
Advances in Materials Science for Environmental and Nuclear Technology, Volume 222 by Kevin M. Fox, Elizabeth Hoffman, Navin Manjooran, Gary Pickrell