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Fukushima – An Accident Made in Japan: Geoff Vaughan

Lecture

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Fukushima – An Accident Made in Japan: lecture by Geoff Vaughan

Date and Time

27 March 2014 - 18:30-21:00

Location

Penryn, United Kingdom - icon_popup  (See map)

Organiser

Organised by the Devon and Cornwall local network.


About this event

Fukushima – An Accident Made in Japan, by Geoff Vaughan, (University of Central Lancs)
The events at the Fukushima-Daiichi nuclear power plant following the major earthquake and tsunami in March 2011 made world news.  Reactors lost cooling for many hours and overheated.  Large quantities of radioactive material were released as workers fought to regain control.  Both the technical and socio-political issues of these events will be discussed.

Programme

18:30 Refreshments

19:00 Lecture

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