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Nuclear Systems

Reducing risk and protecting humans and the environment; Nuclear decommissioning, waste management, and environmental site remediation

Course code: 
MACE30632
Number of students: 
83

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Dr Abbie Jones

Dr Abbie Jones is a lecturer in Nuclear Engineering Decommissioning. Dr. Jones joined the University of Manchester in 2006, as a Post Doctoral Research Associate on the EPSRC Keeping the Nuclear Options Open consortium researching nuclear graphite behaviour. Her research specialises in decommissioning and treatment of irradiated nuclear graphite waste in order to understand irradiation damage processes to nuclear graphite and to validate new treatment methods for irradiated nuclear graphite post-closure.

Keywords: 
Nuclear energy, Nuclear waste, Energy, Carbon, Waste management, Sustainability, Teaching, Education

Group

School of Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering

Keywords: 
Transport, Emissions, Energy, Civil engineering, Engineering, Aerospace