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Estimation of Uranium Particle Concentration in the Korean Peninsula Caused by North Korea's Uranium Enrichment Facility
북한 우라늄 농축시설로 인한 한반도에서의 공기중 우라늄 입자 농도 예측
- Kwak, Sung-Woo (Korea Institute of Nuclear Nonproliferation And Control) ;
- Kang, Han-Byeol (Korea Institute of Nuclear Nonproliferation And Control) ;
- Shin, Jung-Ki (Korea Institute of Nuclear Nonproliferation And Control) ;
- Lee, Junghyun (Korea Institute of Nuclear Nonproliferation And Control)
- Received : 2014.06.13
- Accepted : 2014.07.30
- Published : 2014.09.30
North Korea's uranium enrichment facility is a matter of international concern. It is of particular alarming to South Korea with regard to the security and safety of the country. This situation requires continuous monitoring of the DPRK and emergency preparedness on the part of the ROK. To assess the detectability of an undeclared uranium enrichment plant in North Korea, uranium concentrations in the air at both a short and a long distance from the enrichment facility were estimated.
Supported by : 한국방사선안전재단
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