shripad t revankar
West Lafayette, United States
Specialty Chief Editor
The Nuclear Energy section of Frontiers in Energy Research aims to publish significant original research results on all aspect of nuclear energy science, technology and engineering covering both fission and fusion. This section particularly welcomes submissions on the following topical areas:
Advancements in fission nuclear technology, including:
· Nuclear fuels, fuel cycles and management
· Direct conversion of nuclear energy sources
· Reactor component technology
· Decommissioning technologies
· Structural analysis
· Nuclear Aerosols
· Breeding materials
· Fusion neutronics, fusion reactor safety and reactor systems
· Fusion energy engineering
· Plasma engineering including inertial confinement fusion
· Instrumentational and control, thermal hydraulics, system and component technology
· Computational and code development and analysis
· Energy cost, nuclear non-proliferation and safeguards
· Safety and risk assessment, operation and maintenance, plant life extension
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Nuclear Energy welcomes submissions of the following article types: Brief Research Report, Correction, Data Report, Editorial, General Commentary, Hypothesis & Theory, Methods, Mini Review, Opinion, Original Research, Perspective, Policy and Practice Reviews, Review, Technology and Code.
All manuscripts must be submitted directly to the section Nuclear Energy, where they are peer-reviewed by the Associate and Review Editors of the specialty section.
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