Quintessa

Publications from 2006

The following applied research publications reflect our role as an interface between academia and science-based organisations. Please contact the authors for further information.

  • Arthur R C, Iwatsuki T, Sasao E, Metcalfe R, Amano K and Ota K (2006) Geochemical constraints on the origin and stability of the Tono Uranium Deposit, Japan. Geochemistry: Exploration, Environment, Analysis, 6: 33-48.

  • Bath A H, Richards H G, Metcalfe R, McCartney R A, Degnan P, and Littleboy A K (2006) Geochemical Indicators of Deep Groundwater Movements at Sellafield, UK. Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 90: 24-44.

  • Benbow S, Metcalfe R and Egan M (2006). Handling uncertainty in safety assessments for long term geological storage of CO2. GHGT-8: 8th International Conference on Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies, Trondheim, 19-22 June 2006.

  • Benbow SJ, Savage D, Walker C and Watson SP, 2006. Impact of Groundwater Chemistry in the Shaft Area on Grout used in the Hydraulic Isolation Barrier. UKAEA SILW Reference 54324/4/REP/QNT/1948/IS/02.

  • Black J H, Robinson PC and Barker J A (2006). A Preliminary Investigation of the Concept of 'Hyper-Convergence' using 'Sparse' Channel Networks, SKB Report R 06 30.

  • Black JH, Michie UM, Savage D and Watson SP (2006). Preliminary Post-Closure Safety and Environmental Case for the D1225 Shaft at Dounreay - Characterisation Report. UKAEA report 54324/2/REP/QNT/0250/IS/04, QRS-1327A-3, Issue 4, September 2006.

  • D.Kawasaki, J.Ahn, C.-L.Kim, and J.-B.Park, “Deterministic Performance Assessment for Conceptual Repository for Low -and Intermediate- Level Wastes in Korea,” Nuclear Technology, Vol. 154, pp. 374–388 (2006).

    • Daisuke Kawasaki
  • Decent S. P., Sharpe G., Shaw A. J. and Suckling P. M. (2006). The formation of a liquid bridge during the coalescence of drops. International Journal of Multiphase Flow, 32, 6, pp. 717-738, June 2006.

  • Egan MJ, Penfold JSS and Collier GD (2006). Determination of the Dounreay End State - Assessment of End State Options, QRS-1324B-1, Version 1, October 2006.

  • Maul P R and Robinson P C (2006). Cracking Down. Nuclear Engineering International 50th Anniversary Edition, April 2006, pp 44-48.

  • Maul P R, Thorne M C, Watson C E and Walke R C (2006). The PRISM Foodchain Modelling Software: Version 3.0 Technical Guide. Quintessa Report to the UK Food Standards Agency QRS-3004A-2, Version 1.0, March 2006.

  • Metcalfe R, Takase H, Sasao E, Ota K, Iwatsuki T, Arthur R C, Stenhouse M J, Zhou, W and Mackenzie, A B (2006) A system model for the origin and evolution of the Tono Uranium Deposit, Japan. Geochemistry: Exploration, Environment, Analysis, 6: 13-31.

  • Metcalfe R., Ueda A., Kato K., Ohsumi T., Yajima T., Ito H., Kaieda H., Takase H., Savage D., Benbow S., (2006) “The feasibility of sequestering CO2 in geothermal systems: a theoretical evaluation”, in Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies.

  • Murray, V. Mohan, R. Aus, C. Wilson, J. (2006). Air Quality Annex 4: Atmospheric Modelling and Monitoring: The Public Health Impact of the Buncefield Oil Depot Fire. Health Protection Agency.

  • Penfold JS, Walke RC and Watson SP. 2006. Validation of Quantitative Risk Assessments at Dounreay using Measurements of Radioactivity in Environmental Media. Quintessa Report QRS-1305-A2, version 2.

  • Penfold JSS (2006). Chapelcross End State Study - Assessment of End State Options, QRS-1374A-1Version 1, December 2006.

  • Penfold JSS (2006). Preliminary Post-Closure Safety and Environmental Case for the D1225 Shaft at Dounreay - Summary Overview Report, UKAEA Report 54324/2/REP/QNT/0270/IS/04, Issue 4, July 2006.

  • Penfold JSS (2006). Preliminary Post-Closure Safety and Environmental Case for the D1225 Shaft at Dounreay - Volume 1: Main Report, UKAEA Report 54324/2/REP/QNT/0313/IS/03, Issue 4, July 2006.

  • Penfold JSS, Robinson PC, Walke RC and Watson C (2006). RCLEA: The Radioactively Contaminated Land Exposure Assessment Methodology, Technical Report. QRS-1279A-III2Version 1.0, March 2006.

  • Sasao, E, Ota K, Iwatsuki T, Niizato T, Arthur R C, Stenhouse M J, Zhou W, Metcalfe, R, Takase H, and Mackenzie A B (2006) An overview of a natural analogue study of the Tono Uranium Deposit, central Japan. Geochemistry: Exploration, Environment, Analysis, 6: 5-12.

  • Thorne M C, Walke R C and Beresford N A (2006). Validation of the PRISM 3.0 Animal Models. Quintessa Report to the UK Food Standards Agency QRS-3004A-5, Version 1.1, June 2006.

  • Towler, G., Rees. J., and Egan, M. 2006. Assessment of the Sellafield Integrated Waste Strategy: IWS Review and Assessment Report. QRS-1223A-3 Version 1.0.

  • Walke RC and Penfold JSS (2006). Preliminary Post-Closure Safety and Environmental Case for the D1225 Shaft at Dounreay - Volume 4: Performance Assessment Report, UKAEA Report 54324/2/REP/QNT/0314/IS/04, Issue 4, July 2006.

  • Watson S P, Hodgkinson D P, Robinson P C, Bailey L E F and Poole M J (2006). Waste Package Scenario Modelling. Proceedings of the MRS2005 Conference, Ghent, September 2005, Mat Res Soc Symp Proc Vol 932 p211-218.

  • Watson SP and Savage D (2006). Preliminary Post-Closure Safety and Environmental Case for the D1225 Shaft, Dounreay - Sub-Surface Contamination Report. UKAEA report 54324/2/REP/QNT/0463/IS/04, QRS-1327A-2, Issue 4, July 2006.

  • Watson SP, Bond AE, Royston S, Needham S, Black JH, Michie UM, Jeffery RI and Sinton P, (2006) Groundwater Flow Modelling for the Shaft Isolation Project. UKAEA Report 54324/3/REP/QNT/1596/IS/01.

  • West J M, Pearce J, Bentham M, Rochelle C and Maul P R (2006). Environmental Issues and the Geological Storage of CO₂ - a European Perspective. 8th International Conference on Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies, Trondheim, June 2006.

  • Wilson, J., Cressey, G., Cressey, B., Cuadros, J., Ragnarsdottir, K.V., Savage, D. and Shibata, M. (2006) The effect of iron on montmorillonite stability. (II) Experimental investigation. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 70 (2) 323-336.

  • Wilson, J., Murray, V., Carlton, O., Wickham, P., Kettle, N. (2006) Environmental sampling and analysis on the London Underground in response to the 7th of July 2005 bombings: lessons identified for major incident management. Chemical Hazards and Poisons Report 7, 19-20.

  • Wilson, J., Savage, D., Cuadros, J and Ragnarsdottir, K.V. and Shibata, M. (2006) The effect of iron on montmorillonite stability. (I) Background and thermodynamic modelling. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 70 (2) 306-322.

  • Yanagizawa K, Takeda S, Osawa H, Suyama S, Takase H, Toida M and Metcalfe R (2006) Development of an uncertainty analysis methodology associated with the characterization of the geological environment: study on its applicability in the Tono area. Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings, 932.

  • Yanagizawa K, Takeda S, Osawa H, Suyama S, Takase H, Toida M and Metcalfe R (2006) Development of an uncertainty analysis methodology associated with the characterization of the geological environment: study on its applicability in the Tono area. Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings, 932.