This paper focuses on a few recent advances and research developments concerning fusion radioactive waste management studies. In particular: the role of fusion power in the frame of the future production of nuclear radioactive waste, in terms of potential waste avoidance using a precautionary fusion waste management policy, activation of W and its alloys (examining and comparing the activation of W-based components in ITER, PPCS, and ARIES designs), development of a management strategy for activated materials from complex components (such as blanket and divertor), waste decay heat and maintenance questions, materials detritiation, and public acceptance of clearable and recyclable materials. © 2013 Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Civil and Structural Engineering
- Nuclear Energy and Engineering
- Materials Science(all)
- Mechanical Engineering
Zucchetti, M., Di Pace, L., El-Guebaly, L., Han, J-H., Kolbasov, B. N., Massaut, V., ... Desecures, M. (2013). Recent advances in fusion radioactive material studies. Fusion Engineering and Design, 88(6-8), 652 - 656. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fusengdes.2013.02.050