Micro chemical analysis for gamma-emitting actinide species in radioactive wastes generated from nuclear accidents

Kazuki Matsushita, Brandt Aileen, Akira Kirishima, Takehiko Tsukahara

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Abstract

We realized high-speed and safe extraction of gamma-emitting actinides and lanthanides (Am-241, Cm-243, Eu-152) in a hydrophilic-hydrophobic patterning Y-shaped microchannel on a quartz substrate. This method is applicable to the nuclear waste management.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication21st International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, MicroTAS 2017
PublisherChemical and Biological Microsystems Society
Pages1443-1444
Number of pages2
ISBN (Electronic)9780692941836
Publication statusPublished - 2020 Jan 1
Event21st International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, MicroTAS 2017 - Savannah, United States
Duration: 2017 Oct 222017 Oct 26

Publication series

Name21st International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, MicroTAS 2017

Conference

Conference21st International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, MicroTAS 2017
CountryUnited States
CitySavannah
Period17/10/2217/10/26

Keywords

  • Actinide
  • Decommissioning
  • Microextraction
  • Radioactive waste

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Chemical Engineering (miscellaneous)
  • Bioengineering

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