Infographics

“When the total amount of radiation is huge, we need to consider behaviors of particles. Diffusion of particles is Nonlinear Science. It is most difficult calculation in the field of fluid mechanics”. Tatsuhiko Kodama, head of the Radioisotope Center at the University of Tokyo (source: YouTube).

  • Developments in the accident at the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant
    Infographic of the events from 11 to 15 March.
    Asahi Japan Watch, 2011.

  • Developments in the accident at the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant
    Infographic of the events from 11 to 15 March.
    Asahi Japan Watch, updated as of July 6, 2011.

  • Fukushima-Reaktoren: Der aktuelle Status
    Infographics on the state of the reactors of the Fukushima Daichi power plant.
    Spiegel, updated as of July 6, 2011 (in German).

  • The Fukushima Catastrophe by The Numbers
    In this infographic by Credit Loan, the Fukushima name refer to the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station and not to the Fukushima city or Fukushima Prefecture.
    Infographic by Credit Loan, updated as of May 18, 2011.

  • Status of the Nuclear Reactors at the Fukushima Daiichi Power Plant
    New York Times, updated as of April 29, 2011.

  • Japan’s nuclear emergency
    Washington Post, updated as of March 25, 2011.

  • How a Reactor Shuts Down and What Happens in a Meltdown
    New York Times, March 24, 2011.

  • Hazards of Storing Spent Fuel
    New York Times, March 18, 2011.


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    Banner Image: Temperatures of Unit 3 Reactor Pressure Vessel. Source Wikimedia Commons

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