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(Jeffrey Mahn) USofA - Basic nuclear reactor safety
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Jeffrey Mahn, nuclear engineer: This presentation addresses Nuclear Reactor Safety. All energy forms have upsides and downsides - nuclear energy is no exception. Upside, enormous amount of energy produced by U-235 fission - ~1.5 million times more energy per gram of fuel than hydrocarbon fuels. Downside, energy from decay of radioactive fission products continues to produce heat, which must be removed.

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