Nuclear Forensics: A Methodology Applicable to Nuclear Security and to Non-Proliferation

  title={Nuclear Forensics: A Methodology Applicable to Nuclear Security and to Non-Proliferation},
  author={Klaus Mayer and Marianne Wallenius and Klaus L{\"u}tzenkirchen and J. P. Galy and Zsolt Varga and Nicole Erdmann and Razvan Aurel Buda and Jens Volker Kratz and Norbert Trautmann and Keith Fifield},
Nuclear Security aims at the prevention and detection of and response to, theft, sabotage, unauthorized access, illegal transfer or other malicious acts involving nuclear material. Nuclear Forensics is a key element of nuclear security. Nuclear Forensics is defined as a methodology that aims at re-establishing the history of nuclear material of unknown origin. It is based on indicators that arise from known relationships between material characteristics and process history. Thus, nuclear… 

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