Outputs & Events



  1. Curtis, C. and Morris, K. (2013). Mineralogy in long-term nuclear waste management. In: EMU Environmental Mineralogy, 2nd Edition, Editors: Vaughan, D. and Wogelius, R.
  2. Morris, K.; Law, G.; and Bryan, D. (2011). Geodisposal of Higher Activity Wastes. In: Issues in Environmental Science and Technology, Issue No. 32 Nuclear Power and the Environment. RSC press.


  1. Rizoulis, A.; Steele, H.; Morris, K.; Lloyd, J. (2012). The potential impact of anaerobic microbial metabolism during the geological disposal of intermediate-level waste. Mineralogical Magazine, 76(8), 3261-3270
  2. van Veelen, A.; Copping, R.; Law, G.; Smith, A.; Bargar, J.; Rogers, J.; Shuh, D.; Wogelius, R. (2012). Uranium uptake onto Magnox sludge minerals studied using EXAFS. Mineralogical Magazine, 76(8), 3095-3104
  3. Stockdale, A.; Bryan, N. (2012). Uranyl binding to humic acid under conditions relevant to cementitious geological disposal of radioactive wastes. Mineralogical Magazine, 76(8), 3391-3399
  4. Felipe-Sotelo, M.; Hinchliff, J.; Evans, N.; Warwick, P.; Read, D. (2012). Sorption of radionuclides to a cementitious backfill material under near-field conditions. Mineralogical Magazine, 76(8), 3401-3410
  5. Telchadder, R.; Smith, K.; Bryan, N. (2012). Europium interaction with a vault backfill at high pH. Mineralogical Magazine, 76(8), 3083-3093
  6. Doudou, S.; Vaughan, D.; Livens, F.; Burton, N. (2012). Atomistic Simulations of Calcium Uranyl(VI) Carbonate Adsorption on Calcite and Stepped-Calcite Surfaces. Environmental Science & Technology, 46(14), 7587-7594
  7. Wallace, S.; Shaw, S.; Morris, K.; Small, J.; Fuller, A.; Burke I. (2012). Effect of groundwater pH and ionic strength on strontium sorption in aquifer sediments: Implications for 90Sr mobility at contaminated nuclear sites. Applied Geochemistry, 27, 1482-1491
  8. Thorpe C.; Lloyd, J.; Law, G.; Burke, I.; Shaw, S.; Bryan, N.; Morris, K. (2012). Strontium sorption and incorporation behaviour during bioreduction in nitrate impacted sediments. Chemical Geology, 306-307, 114-122
  9. Thorpe, C.; Law, G.; Boothman, C.; Lloyd, J.; Burke, I.; Morris, K. (2012). The synergistic effects of high nitrate concentrations on sediment bioreduction, Geomicrobiology Journal, 29, 484-493
  10. Thorpe, C.; Morris, K.; Boothman, C.; Lloyd, J. (2012). Alkaline Fe(II) reduction by a novel alkali tolerant Serratia Sp. isolated from surface sediments close to Sellafield nuclear facility, UK. FEMS Microbiology Letters, 327, 87-92
  11. Doudou, S.; Arumugam, K.; Vaughan, D.; Livens, F.; and Burton, N. (2011). Investigation of ligand exchange reactions in aqueous uranyl carbonate complexes using computational approaches. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 13, 11402-11411
  12. Jones, M.; Butchins, J.; Charnock, J.; Pattrick, R.; Small, J.; Vaughan, D.; Wincott, P.; Livens, F. (2011). Reactions of radium and barium with the surfaces of carbonate minerals. Applied Geochemistry, 26, 1231-1238
  13. Kay, R.; Abrahamsen, L.; Stockdale, A.; Smith, K.; Bryan, N.; Warwick, P.; Evans, N. (2011). Actinide portioning in humic colloidal ternary systems: Experiments and Preliminary Modelling. Proceedings of the 3rd Recosy (Redox Phenomena Controlling Systems) Workshop. KIT scientific report 7603, 177-187
  14. McBeth, J.; Lloyd, J.; Law, G.; Livens, F.; Burke, I.; Morris, K. (2011). Redox interactions of technetium with iron-bearing minerals. Mineralogical Magazine, 75(4), 2419-2430
  15. Stockdale, A.; Bryan, N.; Lofts, S. (2011). Estimation of Model VII humic binding constants for Pd2+, Sn2+, U4+, NpO22+, Pu4+ and PuO22+. Journal of Environmental Monitoring, 13, 2946-2950



This event will take place in Manchester between June 24th - 26th.  Registration and details can be found by clicking here.


The BIGRAD conference will be held of the 27-28th of June. For further information please contact Mrs. Heather Murphy.


8-13 September 2013, Migration conference 2013, Brighton, UK (details here)

25-30 August 2013, Goldschmidt, Florence, Italy (details here)

21-26 July 2013, Actinides 2013, Karlsruhe, Germany (details here)