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Synonyms for actinide

any of a series of radioactive elements with atomic numbers 89 through 103

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The alternative approach focuses less on an overall actinide balance and more on addressing IAEA goals: timely detection of diversion or undeclared production or processing of nuclear material.
Bond, "Crown ethers as actinide extractants in acidic aqueous biphasic systems: partitioning behavior in solution and crystallographic analyses of the solid state," Journal of Alloys and Compounds, vol.
The design and synthesis of pyridinyl-l,2,4-triazine ligand scaffolds towards chemoselective minor actinide extraction.
Endomyocardial fibrosis (EMF) along with the root wilt disease of coconut is endemic to Kerala with its radioactive actinide beach sands.
For the most part these are aimed at treating actinide wastes or putting both a fission and fusion reactor in a single facility.
MST is currently used in the Actinide Removal Process (ARP) at the Savannah River Site in a batch contact process in which the solid is added as an aqueous suspension to the waste solution in a well-mixed reactor.
. Add uranium, plutonium (used in atomic bombs) or any other radioactive 'actinide'' metal into the mix and the thorium fuel process incinerates these elements..
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Boston, MA) has patented methods for separating isotopes of actinide elements such as uranium using microorganisms, e.g., metal or sulfate reducing bacteria.
The design and construction contracts for the Enhanced Actinide Removal Plant, the Box Encapsulation Plant and the Product Store have also been executed by Aker Kvaerner.
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The Grand Challenges include areas such as global detection of nuclear materials, actinide science, and modeling of complex systems--all essential to our current national security missions.
"Our prime objectives are to serve as a reference centre for basic actinide research, to contribute to an effective safety and safeguards system for the nuclear fuel cycle, and to study technological and medical applications of transuranium elements."