Journal Articles: 4 results
Present and Future Nuclear Reactor Designs: Weighing the Advantages and Disadvantages of Nuclear Power with an Eye on Improving Safety and Meeting Future Needs  Miller, Warren F., Jr.
An overview of how nuclear energy is produced on macroscopic and microscopic scales with consideration given to benefits and liabilities of this energy source. The article includes a short look at nuclear power uses overseas and contains information about waste disposal, public opinion, and potential technical improvements.
Miller, Warren F., Jr. J. Chem. Educ. 1993, 70, 109.
Nuclear / Radiochemistry |
Green Chemistry |
Consumer Chemistry |
Applications of Chemistry
An exercise to teach concepts of half-life without using radioactive isotopes   Christian, Mary C.
This activity allows identification of six elements from calculation of their half lives.
Christian, Mary C. J. Chem. Educ. 1988, 65, 48.
Nuclear / Radiochemistry
The Tasmanian empire: A radioactive dating activity   Bindel, Thomas H.
Understanding nuclear chemistry is important, but there is a dearth of hands-on activities. This author provides readers with a model activity.
Bindel, Thomas H. J. Chem. Educ. 1988, 65, 47.
Nuclear / Radiochemistry
Junior high school/university cooperative experiment. Collection and analysis of fresh nuclear debris  Griffin, John J.; Driscoll, Joseph R.
A junior high class collects radioactive particles from the detonation of a Chinese nuclear device.
Griffin, John J.; Driscoll, Joseph R. J. Chem. Educ. 1973, 50, 438.
Nuclear / Radiochemistry