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Nuclear Science News, Topics and Articles (Links)

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Fusion challenges and solutions, Physics World Supplement (PDF, 8Mb) (December, 2009)

The future of nuclear power, In-Depth Reports (2009)

T. Goddard, "A Future for Nuclear Power" (Forum), Physics World (April, 2006)

P. Guinnessy, "Peace Prize goes to ElBaradei and Nuclear Watchdog Agency" (Issues and Events)* [Physics Today Vol. 58, No. 12, p.26 (2005)]

C. Day, "Novel Medical Imaging Method Shows Promise" (Search and Discovery)* [Physics Today, Vol. 58, No. 9, p. 21 (Sep 2005)]

M. Wilson, "Radioisotope Tracers Reveal Extensive Melting in Earth's Distant Past" (Search and Discovery)* [Physics Today, Vol. 58, No. 9, p. 19 (Sep 2005)]

J. S. Germain and C. C. Ling, "John Seth Laughlin" (Obituary)* [Physics Today, Vol. 58, No. 6, p. 75 (Jun 2005)]

C. Day, "Hybrid Imaging System Combines X Rays and Magnetic Resonance to Improve Surgical Procedures" (Search and Discovery) [Physics Today, Vol. 58, No. 6, p. 22 (Jun 2005)]

P. M. Walker and J. J. Carroll, "Ups and Downs of Nuclear Isomers" (Article)* [Physics Today, Vol. 58, No. 6, p. 39 (Jun 2005)]

I. Hinchliffe and M. Battaglia, "A TeV Linear Collider" (Article)* [Physics Today, Vol. 57, No. 9, p. 49 (Sep 2004)]

J. Krige, "I. I. Rabi and the Birth of CERN" (Article) [Physics Today, Vol. 57, No. 9, p. 44 (Sep 2004)]

H. Brown and M. May, "Edward Teller in the Public Arena" (Article)* [Physics Today, Vol. 57, No. 8, p. 51 (Aug 2004)]

S. B. Libby and M. S. Weiss, "Edward Teller's Scientific Life" (Article)* [Physics Today, Vol. 57, No. 8, p. 45 (Aug 2004)]

B. Schwalzschild, "Reevaluation of Top Quark Data Raises Estimate of Higgs Boson's Mass" (Search and Discovery)* [Physics Today, Vol. 57, No. 8, p. 26 (Aug 2004)]

US Celebrates Oppenheimer's Centenary (Issues and Events)* [Physics Today, Vol. 57, No. 6, p. 35 (Jun 2004)]

Nuclear Pit Facility Should Wait for Science and Policy Answers (Issues and Events)* [Physics Today, Vol. 57, No. 6, p. 34 (Jun 2004)]

Conflicting Results on a Long-Lived Nuclear Isomer of Hafnium Have Wider Implications (Search and Discovery) [Physics Today, Vol. 57, No. 5, p. 21 (May 2004)]

New Method Cleans Up Radioactive Lab Coats: Supercritical CO2 Helps Nuclear Laundry Go Green. (Nature Science Update, 10 Mar 2004)

Doll Tests Radiation in Space: Life-Sized Mannequin Will Measure an Astronaut’s Cosmic-Ray Dose. (Nature Science Update, 9 Feb 2004)

Livermore Scientists Team with Russia to Discover Elements 113 and 115 (Lawrence Livermore News Release, 2 Feb 2004)

Isotopic Analysis of Teeth and Bones Solves a Mesoamerican Mystery (Search and Discovery) [Physics Today, Vol. 57, No. 1, p. 20 (Jan 2004)]

See links of past years

Nuclear Science News, Topics and Articles in Magazines

"Chernobyl and the Future (News features)," Nature Vol. 440, p.982 (2006)

R. Stone, "Return to the Inferno: Chernobyl after 20 Years (News Focus)," Science Vol. 312, No. 5771, p.180 (2006)

J. Dawson, "Nuclear power needs government incentives, says task force (Issues and Events)," Physics Today Vol. 58, No. 5, p.28 (2005)

"Electron-beam welding (EBW) (Physics Update)," Physics Today Vol. 58, No. 2, p.9 (2005)

R. Stone, "Kyrgystan's race to stabilize buried ponds of uranium waste (News focus)," Science Vol. 307, p.198 (2005)

D. Butler, "Nuclear power's new dawn (News feature)," Nature Vol. 429, p.238 (2004)

C. N. Coleman, H. B. stone, J. E. Moulder and T. C. Pellmar, "Modulation of radiaction injury (Perspective)," Science Vol. 304, No. 5671, p.693 (2004)

J. Giles, "Lasers bend beams for desktop X-ray source (News)," Nature Vol. 428, p.789 (2004)

K. Krieger, "Lightning strikes and gammas follow? (News Focus)," Science Vol. 304, No. 5667, p.43 (2004)

D. Malakoff and D. Normile, "U.S. could pull back on studies of atom bomb survivors (News of the Week)," Science Vol. 304, No. 5667, p.33 (2004)

K. Hughen, S. Lehman, J. Southon, J. Overpeck, O. Marchal, C. Herring and J. Turnbull, "14C activity and global carbon cycle changes over the past 50,000 years," Science Vol. 303, No. 5651, p.202 (2004)

R. Stone, "Radioactive sources move from a concern to a crisis (News of the Week)," Science Vol. 302, No. 5651, p.1644 (2003)

D. Normile, "Sparks fly over new report on Hiroshima bomb radiation (News)," Science Vol. 301, p.742 (2003)

R. Bingham, "Accelerator Physics: In the wake of success (News and views)," Nature Vol. 424, p.258 (2003)

K. N. Borozdin, G. E. Hogan, C. Morris, W. C. Priedhorsky, A. Saunders, L. J. Shultz and M. E. Tesdale, "Radiographic imaging with cosmic-ray muons," Nature Vol. 422, p.277 (2003)

R. Fitzgerald, "Isotope ratio measurements firm up knowledge of Earth's formation (Search & Discovery)," Physics Today Vol. 56, No. 1, p.16 (2003)

R. Stone, "Radioecology's coming of Age--Or its last gasp?," Science Vol. 297, No. 5588, p.1800 (2002)

R. D. Hazeltine and S. C. Prager, "New physics in fusion plasma confinement," Physics Today Vol. 55, No. 7, p.30 (2002)

S. Åberg, "Weighing up nuclear masses," Nature Vol. 417 (2002)

B. Schwalzschild, "Bohr letters clarify mystery," Physics Today Vol. 55 No. 4, p. 24 (2002)

T. Fedder, "Food meets physics at irradiation facility," Physics Today Vol. 55 No. 3, p. 32 (2002)

B. G. Levi, "An energy recovery linac is seen as a bright idea," Physics Today Vol. 55 No. 3, p. 23 (2002)

R. Fitzgerald, "Ultrashort laser pulses can control X-ray switch," Physics Today Vol. 55, No. 2, p.16 (2002)

W. B. Colson, E. D. Johnson, M. J. Kelley and H. A. schwettman, "Putting free-electron laser to work," Physics Today Vol. 55 No. 1, p. 35 (2002)

Links to Miscellaneous Nuclear Science Information

Computer Codes and Databases

Databases for Atomic and Plasma Physics

EGS Monte Carlo Radiation Transport Code

EMID: Electron-Material Interaction Database

GENIE: A General Internet Search Engine for Atomic Data

Isotopes Project, LBL

Notre Dame Radiation Laboratory Radiation Chemistry Data Center

Reference on Constants, Units, and Uncertainty

(The) Review of Particle Physics

Stopping-Power and Range Tables for Electrons, Protons and Helium Ions

T-2 Nuclear Information Service (Los Alamos)

National Nuclear Data Center (Brookhaven National Lab)

USGS Radon Information

X-Ray Data Booklet; Center for X-ray Optics and Advanced Light Source, Lawrence Berkeley Natl. Lab.

History Explore the History, Science, and Consequences of the Atomic Bomb

(Marie) Curie and the Science of Radioactivity

Discovery of the Electron Exhibit

Ernest Rutherford - Scientist Supreme

J. Robert Oppenheimer Centennial - Exhibit

Kimura, Kiichi (1904-1992)

Lawrence and the Cyclotron (AIP History Center Web Exhibit)

Neutrino History

Radiation Center of Osaka Prefecture (1959-1990)

Radioactivity: Historical Figures

Institutes and Laboratories

International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)

Japan Atomic Energy Research Institute

The Lawrence H. Lanzl Institute of Medical Physics

National Institute for Fusion Science (Japan)

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Radiation Dynamics Group at Kharkov National University

Radiation Safety Information Computational Center (RSICC)

UIC - Uranium & Nuclear Power Information Centre


Radiation Protection Dosimetry

Journal of the ICRU


Radiation Safety Information Computational Center Newsletters


American Nuclear Society

Atomic Energy Society Japan

European Nuclear Society

International Radiation Physics Society

Nuclear Energy Institute

Osaka Nuclear Science Association (ONSA) (in Japanese)

World Nuclear Association


Alsos Digital Library for Nuclear Issues

Fusion Energy Sciences (Office of Science, US Department of Energy)

(The) Future of Nuclear Power (MIT Interdisciplinary Research Group)

(The) Living Textbook of Nuclear Chemistry, Oregon State Univ.

Top Cited High Energy Particle Articles

Search Engine

Physics Connect for Radiation


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