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  • Singh, Mohit, S.M. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2014)
    Due to perceived proliferation risks, current US fast reactor designs have avoided the use of uranium blankets. While reducing the amount of plutonium produced, this omission also restrains the reactor design space and has ...
  • Paynter, Jonathan L. (Jonathan Lawrence) (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2014)
    A feature of many conflicts is the presence of a border that separates an area of on-going military operations from an area that the enemy can use permissively. This thesis considers analytic techniques for planning military ...
  • Brinton, Samuel O. (Samuel Otis) (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2014)
    This work addresses two aspects of the nuclear fuel cycle system with significant policy implications. The first is the preferred option for used fuel storage based on economics: local, regional or national storage. The ...
  • Xue, Yi, S.M. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2014)
    The science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) workforce is a crucial driver of the U.S. economy. Over the last decade, there has been significant concern regarding the adequacy of the supply of STEM workers ...
  • Skot, Tessa Ann (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2014)
    The American television industry has always been one of very fast 'clockspeed,' characterized by the rapid pace of innovation and the emergence of new business models. This has never been truer than now. The entrance of ...