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Plutonium

Known as: Plutonium [Chemical/Ingredient], Pu element 
Plutonium. A naturally radioactive element of the actinide metals series. It has the atomic symbol Pu, atomic number 94, and atomic weight 242… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
The Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant (DNPP) accident caused massive releases of radioactivity into the environment. The… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Although the nuclear properties of the late actinides (plutonium, americium and curium) are fully understood and widely applied… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Sorption of actinides, particularly plutonium, onto submicrometer-sized colloids increases their mobility, but these plutonium… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Abstract Leggett, R. W., Eckerman, K. F., Khokhryakov, V. F., Suslova, K. G., Krahenbuhl, M. P. and Miller, S. C. Mayak Worker… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Plutonium is a metal of both technological relevance and fundamental scientific interest. Nevertheless, the electronic structure… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Preface. Acknowledgements. Foreword. I. Introductory material. Introduction Standards, conventions, and contents of tables. II… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Mobile colloids—suspended particles in the submicrometre size range—are known to occur naturally in ground water, and have the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The following discussion focuses on the question of whether a terrorist organization or a threshold state could make use of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
WHEN investigating the biological effects of ionizing radiation on the haemopoietic system, a confounding problem lies in… Expand
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
AbstractA personal history of the development of molten salt reactors in the United States is presented. The initial goal was an… Expand
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