Research Papers

Reports covering Thorium and Advanced Reactor Systems

‘Thorium-Fuelled Molten Salt Reactors’, An Alvin Weinberg Foundation Report for the APPG on Thorium Energy, June 2013.

‘Nuclear Energy Research and Development Roadmap: Future Pathways’, UK Government, March 2013.

Building New Nuclear: The Challenges Ahead’, House of Commons, Energy and Climate Change Committee, March 2013.

Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda’, Sustainable Nuclear Energy Technology Platform, February 2013.

Fluoride-Salt-Cooled High-Temperature Reactors (FHRs) for Base-Load and Peak Electricity, Grid Stabilization, and Process Heat’, Center for Advanced Nuclear Energy Systems, MIT, January 2013.

Strategic Research Agenda Annex – Molten Salt Reactor Systems’, Sustainable Nuclear Energy Technology Platform, January 2012.

Nuclear Research and Development Capabilities’, House of Lords Select Committee on Science & Technology, November 2011.

Strategic Research Agenda Annex – Thorium Cycles and Thorium as a Nuclear Fuel Component’, Sustainable Nuclear Energy Technology Platform, January 2011.

The Thorium Fuel Cycle’, UK National Nuclear Laboratory, August 2010.

Towards an Alternative Nuclear Future: Capturing thorium-fuelled ADSR energy technology for Britain’, Thorium Energy Amplifier Association (ThorEA), September 2009.

Future Nuclear Technologies‘, UK Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology, November 2008.

‘Thorium as an Energy Source: Opportunities for Norway’, Government of Norway, Thorium Report Committee, February 2008.

Thorium fuel cycle: Potential benefits and challenges’, International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), May 2005.

Fuel Summary Report: Shippingport Light Water Breeder Reactor’, Idaho National Engineering and Environmental Laboratory, September 2002.