CaltechAUTHORS
  A Caltech Library Service

A time to find solutions

Bacher, Robert F. (1980) A time to find solutions. Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, 36 (2). pp. 46-47. ISSN 0096-3402. https://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20141017-094014902

[img]
Preview
PDF - Published Version
See Usage Policy.

376kB

Use this Persistent URL to link to this item: https://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20141017-094014902

Abstract

Carroll Wilson's article, Nuclear Energy: What Went Wrong (Bulletin. June 1979), is both interesting and perceptive. He points out quite correctly that at least two of the most criticized areas at the back end of the fuel cycle--reprocessing and nuclear wastes--required much more attention than was given. Also he Points out that for nuclear power the whole cycle must work. His comments on control rooms are well taken in addition to his comparison to the vastly more complicated Boeing 747. The quality and training of operators have now been singled out for special criticism in the recent Kemeny Report on the Three Mile Island accident.


Item Type:Article
Related URLs:
URLURL TypeDescription
http://books.google.ca/books?id=VgoAAAAAMBAJ&lpg=PP1&pg=PP1#v=onepage&q&f=falseOrganizationIssue
Additional Information:© 1980 Educational Foundation for Nuclear Science, Inc.
Issue or Number:2
Record Number:CaltechAUTHORS:20141017-094014902
Persistent URL:https://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20141017-094014902
Usage Policy:No commercial reproduction, distribution, display or performance rights in this work are provided.
ID Code:50483
Collection:CaltechAUTHORS
Deposited By: Tony Diaz
Deposited On:17 Oct 2014 17:04
Last Modified:03 Oct 2019 07:24

Repository Staff Only: item control page