The role of physical processes controlling the behaviour of radionuclide contaminants in the aquatic environment: a review of state-of-the-art modelling approaches.

Abstract:

:This paper is aimed at presenting and discussing the methodologies implemented in state-of-the-art models for predicting the physical processes of radionuclide migration through the aquatic environment, including transport due to water currents, diffusion, settling and re-suspension. Models are briefly described, model parameter values reviewed and values recommended. The different modelling approaches are briefly classified and the advantages and disadvantages of the various model approaches and methodologies are assessed.

journal_name

J Environ Radioact

authors

Monte L,Periañez R,Boyer P,Smith JT,Brittain JE

doi

10.1016/j.jenvrad.2008.05.006

subject

Has Abstract

pub_date

2009-09-01 00:00:00

pages

779-84

issue

9

eissn

0265-931X

issn

1879-1700

pii

S0265-931X(08)00084-2

journal_volume

100

pub_type

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