Rod Ewing's article in Science calls for new research on nuclear fuels.


By ahudon
Mar 08, 2012 Bookmark and Share

In an article in the journal Science, Rod Ewing calls for a research program to study how nuclear fuels behave during core-melt events like those at Fukushima.

List of news hits below, from the U-M News Service Rod Ewing-Fukushima news release.  The release is now posted on the U-M home page Gateway: http://www.umich.edu/.

Fukushima Lesson: More Research Into Nuclear Fuel Behavior In ...
http://detroit.cbslocal.com/2012/03/08/fukushima-lesson-more-research-into-nuclear-fuel-behavior-in-extreme-conditions-um-says/
WWJ CBS Detroit

Fukushima lesson: Prepare for unanticipated nuclear accidents
http://www.physorg.com/news/2012-03-fukushima-lesson-unanticipated-nuclear-accidents.html
Physorg.com

ScienceNewsline - Daily News in Science & Technology
http://www.sciencenewsline.com/top-news/
science newsline.com

Fukushima lesson: Prepare for unanticipated nuclear accidents
http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2012-03/uom-flp030612.php
EurekAlert.org

Fukushima Lesson: Prepare for Unanticipated Nuclear Accidents
http://www.newswise.com/articles/view/586515/?sc=rssn
newswise.com

Fukushima lesson: Prepare for unanticipated nuclear accidents
http://www.sciencenewsdaily.org/energy-news/cluster139965216/
Sciencenewsdaily.org

Experts Call For Long-Term Nuclear Meltdown Research Project
http://www.redorbit.com/news/science/1112490386/experts-call-for-long-term-nuclear-meltdown-research-project/
RedOrbit.com

Study calls for long-term national research program to study nuclear ...
http://www.sify.com/news/study-calls-for-long-term-national-research-program-to-study-nuclear-fuels-behaviour-news-international-mdjsklfafde.html
Sifi.com

Fukushima lesson: Prepare for unanticipated nuclear accidents
http://www.engineerlive.com/Power-Engineer/Nuclear_Power/Fukushima_lesson%3A_Prepare_for_unanticipated_nuclear_accidents/24098/
Engineerlive.com

New paper examines issues raised by Fukushima reactor accident
http://presszoom.com/story_174304.html

Experts Call For Long-Term Nuclear Meltdown Research Project
http://topics.treehugger.com/article/0h0kfphgoO8Ac?q=Ann+Arbor%2C+MI

Fukushima lesson: Prepare for unanticipated nuclear accidents
http://www.healthcanal.com/public-health-safety/27382-Fukushima-lesson-Prepare-for-unanticipated-nuclear-accidents.html
Healthcanal.com

From Jim Erickson
U-M News Service