Nuclear Facility Accident

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Evans, Simon and Pearce, Rosamund. “Mapped: The World’s Nuclear Power Plants,” Carbon Brief, March 8, 2016.

Reports and Treaties

“Annual Report 2015-2016.” Mumbai: Government of India Atomic Energy Regulatory Board, 2016.

Robertson, Kalman, and John Carlson. “The Three Overlapping Streams of India’s Nuclear Program.” Project on Managing the Atom: Harvard Kennedy School’s Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, April 2016.

“Convention on Nuclear Safety.” International Atomic Energy Agency, July 5, 1994.

Christodouleas, John P., Robert D. Forrest, Christopher G. Ainsley, Zelig Tochner, Stephen M. Hahn, and Eli Glatstein. “Short-Term and Long-Term Health Risks of Nuclear-Power-Plant Accidents.” New England Journal of Medicine 364, no. 24 (June 16, 2011): 2334–41. doi:10.1056/NEJMra1103676.

Dawe, Alexandra, Justin McKeating, Iryna Labunska, Nina Schulz, Shawn-Patrick Stensil, and Rianne Teule. “Nuclear Scars: The Lasting Legacies of Chernobyl and Fukushima.” Amsterdam: Greenpeace International, March 2016.

Dion-Schwarz, Cynthia, Sarah Evans, Edward Geist, Scott Warren Harold, V. Ray Koym, Scott Savitz, and Lloyd Thrall. “Technological Issues from the Fukushima Dai-Ichi Accident.” Santa Monica: RAND Corporation, 2016.

International Nuclear Safety Group. “The Interface Between Safety and Security at Nuclear Power Plants.” INSAG. Vienna: International Atomic Energy Agency, 2010.

Miller, Charles, Amy Cubbage, Daniel Dorman, Jack Grobe, Gary Holahan, and Nathan Sanfilippo. “Recommendations for Enhancing Reactor Safety in the 21st Century: The Near-Term Task Force Review of Insights from the Fukushima Dai-Ichi Incident.” United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission, July 12, 2011.


Ram Mohan, M.P., Nuclear Energy and Liability in South Asia. New Delhi: Springer, 2015.

Singh, Shri O.P., National Disaster Response Force. New Delhi: National Disaster Response Force, Ministry of Home Affairs: 2016

Braun, Chaim, and Henry Sokolski. “Security Issues Related to Pakistan’s Future Nuclear Power Program.” In Pakistan’s Nuclear Future: Worries Beyond War, 277–346. U.S. Army War College: Strategic Studies Institute, 2008.

Elliott, David. Fukushima : Impacts and Implications. Hampshire: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.

Academic/Journal Articles

Mian, Zia, and A.H. Nayyar. “Pakistan’s Chashma Nuclear Power Plant: A Preliminary Study of Some Safety Issues and Estimates of the Consequences of a Severe Accident.” Princeton University Center for Energy and Environmental Studies, 1999.

Hoodbhoy, Pervez. “Policy Brief 36 – Coping With and Mitigating Effects of Nuclear Reactor Accidents in Pakistan.” Asia-Pacific Leadership Network, March 7, 2017.

Abdulla, Ahmed, and Granger M. Morgan. “Nuclear Power for the Developing World.” Issues in Science and Technology 31, no. 2 (2015): 55–61.

Barkenbus, Jack. “Nuclear Power Safety and the Role of International Organization.” International Organization 41, no. 3 (1987): 475–90.

Online/News/Op-Ed Articles

Case Studies


“Hanford Nuclear Site.” Damage Assessment, Remediation, and Restoration Program (DARRP), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, March 14, 2017.

Hawkins, A. R., “Hanford Regulatory Experience Regulation at Hanford – A Case Study.” Prepared for the U.S. Department of Energy, September, 2007.

“Hanford Nuclear Site’s Collapsed Tunnel May Have Gone Unnoticed,” Associated Press for, May 11, 2017.


Cooper, Mark. “Nuclear Safety and Nuclear Economics.” Vermont Law School: Institute for Energy and the Environment, December 2011.

Solís, Meriya, and Elizabeth Ferris. “Earthquake, Tsunami, Meltdown – The Triple Disaster’s Impact on Japan, Impact on the World.” Brookings Institution, March 11, 2013.

Ulrich, Kendra. “Radiation Reloaded: Ecological Impacts of the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Accident 5 Years Later.” Greenpeace Japan, March 2016.

Samuels, Richard J.. 3.11: Disaster and Change in Japan. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2013.

Three Mile Accident

Walker, Samuel J. Three Mile Island: A Nuclear Crisis in Historical Perspective. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2004.

VIDEO: The New York Times. Three Mile Island Documentary: Nuclear Power’s Promise and Peril, 2014.


“Chernobyl Accident And Its Consequences.” Nuclear Energy Institute, March 2015.

Chernobyl Forum Expert Group “Environment.” “Environmental Consequences of the Chernobyl Accident and Their Remediation: Twenty Years of Experience.” Vienna: International Atomic Energy Agency, 2006.

“Chernobyl: The True Scale of the Accident.” World Health Organization, 2005.

Mims, Christopher. “Chernobyl’s Real Horror Show Isn’t the Radiation, It’s the Economics.” The Atlantic, May 30, 2012.

VIDEO: Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty. The Chernobyl Disaster: How It Happened, 2016.

The Chernobyl Forum. “Chernobyl’s Legacy: Health, Environmental, and Economic Impacts and Recommendations to the Governments of Belarus, the Russian Federation and Ukraine.” International Atomic Energy Agency, 2006.

United Nations Development Programme, and United Nations Children’s Fund. “The Human Consequences of the Chernobyl Nuclear Accident: A Strategy for Recovery,” February 6, 2002.