Wednesday November 20, 2013
Molten Salt and Thorium Nuclear Power (MSR)
ABOUT THE TALK
Suppose someone told you there is a way of generating heat and electrical power on an industrial scale without the fuel emissions, nuclear materials, and waste we now produce, and do it for the whole world for thousands of years, using a cheap, plentiful source. What would you say?
Suppose these power sources:
ABOUT THE SPEAKER
Dr. Alexander Cannara is an electrical engineer, software and networking consultant and educator. He spent 25 years in computer networking, 12 of those managing, developing and delivering technical training. Alex has 15 years of consulting, 7 of those helping hundreds of organizations with network problems and design issues. He has taught courses in engineering, statistics, programming and networking at: Stanford, USF, International Technological University and Golden Gate and Silicon Valley Universities. Alex has worked with local and national groups on energy and climate issues and on safe nuclear power. He’s worked at: Ballantine Laboratories, RMC Research, Zilog, Gibbons and Associates, Mitsubishi Semiconductor, AMD, 3Com, Network General, Vitesse, PacketMotion and Xambala. Dr. Cannara holds a Ph.D. from Stanford University in Mathematical Methods in Educational Research and MS degrees in both Plasma Physics and Statistics.
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