Separative Work Unit

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Work - Name
... Weorc or Work (Anglo-Saxon leader), who gave his name to Workington or 'Weorc-inga-tun', meaning the 'tun' (settlement) of the 'Weorcingas' (the people of Weorc or Work) ...
Enriched Uranium - Separative Work Unit
... Separative work"—the amount of separation done by an enrichment process—is a function of the concentrations of the feedstock, the enriched output, and the depleted tailings and is ... Separative work is not energy ... The same amount of separative work will require different amounts of energy depending on the efficiency of the separation technology ...
Kenneth Lee Pike - Work
... A speaker of a language unknown to him would be brought in to work with Pike ... He pointed out that sometimes he did more of the work of a horse, other times he did more of the work of a donkey, but he was always both (Headland 2001508) ...
Georgius Agricola - De Re Metallica
... His most famous work, the De re metallica libri xii long remained a standard work, and marks its author as one of the most accomplished chemists of his time ... The work is a complete and systematic treatise on mining and extractive metallurgy, illustrated with many fine and interesting woodcuts which illustrate every conceivable process to ... Until that time, Pliny's work Historia Naturalis was the main source of information on metals and mining techniques, and Agricola made numerous references to the Roman encyclopedia ...
Uranium Market - The SWU (separative Work Unit)
... Separative Work Unit (SWU) is a complex unit which is a function of the amount of uranium processed and the degree to which it is enriched, i.e ... Separative work is expressed in SWUs, kg SW, or kg UTA (from the German Urantrennarbeit ) The unit is strictly Kilogram Separative Work Unit, and it measures the quantity of ... The number of Separative Work Units provided by an enrichment facility is directly related to the amount of energy that the facility consumes ...

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