Writing

Over the course of my academic career, I have published more than 40 scientific articles, book chapters, and opinion pieces — ninety percent as first author and collaborating with more than 30 different co-authors.

Commentaries & Opinion Pieces

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine invalidates key international relations assumptions. Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, February 27, 2022.
Going beyond the nuclear controversy. Environmental Science & Technology, 2014, 48(1): 25–26.
Fukushima: Consequences of Systemic Problems in Nuclear Plant Design. Economic & Political Weekly (Mumbai), 46(13): 10–12. 26 March, 2011.

Papers in Academic Journals

Diaz-Maurin F., J. Yu, and R.C. Ewing (2021). Socio-technical multi-criteria evaluation of long-term spent nuclear fuel management strategies: A framework and method. Science of the Total Environment, 777(C), 146086.
Diaz-Maurin F. and R.C. Ewing (2020). Integration of the Back-end of the Nuclear Fuel Cycle: An Overview. MRS Advances, 5 (5-6), 253-264.
Diaz-Maurin F. and R.C. Ewing (2019). Probabilistic Performance Assessment vs. the Safety Case Approach. MRS Advances, 4 (17–18), 987–992.
Diaz-Maurin F., H.C. Sun, J. Yu, and R.C. Ewing (2019). Evolution and Structure of the Scientific Basis for Nuclear Waste Management. MRS Advances, 4 (17–18), 959–964.
Diaz-Maurin F. and R.C. Ewing (2018). Mission Impossible? Socio-technical Integration of Nuclear Waste Geological Disposal Systems. Sustainability, 10(12): 4390.
Diaz-Maurin F. (2018). Chronic long-term risk of low-level radiation exposure: Bridging the lay/expert divide. Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, 74(5): 335–339.
Diaz-Maurin F., Z. Chiguvare and G. Gope (2018). Scarcity in abundance: the challenges of promoting energy access in the Southern African region. Energy Policy, 120: 110–120.
Kiravu C., F. Diaz-Maurin, M. Giampietro, A.C. Brent, S.G.F. Bukkens, Z. Chiguvare, A.M. Gasennelwe-Jeffrey, G. Gope, Z. Kovacic, L. Magole, J.K. Musango, U. Ruiz-Rivas Hernando, S. Smith, A. Vázquez Barquero, and F. Yunta Mezquita (2017). Proposing a Master’s Programme on Participatory Integrated Assessment of Energy Systems to Promote Energy Access and Energy Efficiency in Southern Africa. International Journal of Sustainability in Higher Education, 19(3): 622-641.
Diaz-Maurin F. (2016). Power capacity: A key element in sustainability assessment. Ecological Indicators, 66(C): 467–480.
Diaz-Maurin F. and Z. Kovacic (2015). The unresolved controversy over nuclear power: A new approach from complexity theory. Global Environmental Change, 31(C): 207–216.

Book Chapters

Bruno J., Duro L. and F. Diaz-Maurin (2020). “Spent fuel storage and disposal”. Chapter 13. In: Piro M. (Ed.). Advances in Nuclear Fuel Chemistry (pp. 527–553). Woodhead Publishing.
Giampietro M. and F. Diaz-Maurin (2014). “The Energy Grammar”. Chapter 8. In: Giampietro M., Aspinall R.J., Ramos-Martín J. and Bukkens S.G.F. (Eds.) (2014). Resource Accounting for Sustainability: The Nexus between Energy, Food, Water and Land Use (pp. 90–115). London: Routledge.
Serrano-Tovar T., J. Cadillo Benalcazar, F. Diaz-Maurin, Z. Kovacic, C. Madrid, M. Giampietro, R.J. Aspinall, J. Ramos-Martin, and S.G.F. Bukkens (2014). “The Republic of Mauritius”. Chapter 12. In: Giampietro M., Aspinall R.J., Ramos-Martín J. and Bukkens S.G.F. (Eds.) (2014). Resource Accounting for Sustainability: The Nexus between Energy, Food, Water and Land Use (pp. 163–180). London: Routledge.
Madrid-Lopez C., J. Cadillo-Benalcazar, F. Diaz-Maurin, Z. Kovacic, T. Serrano-Tovar, T. Gomiero, M. Giampietro, R.J. Aspinall, J. Ramos-Martin, and S.G.F. Bukkens (2014). “Punjab State, India”. Chapter 13. In: Giampietro M., Aspinall R.J., Ramos-Martín J. and Bukkens S.G.F. (Eds.) (2014). Resource Accounting for Sustainability: The Nexus between Energy, Food, Water and Land Use (pp. 181–193). London: Routledge.
Diaz-Maurin F., J. Cadillo Benalcazar, Z. Kovacic, C. Madrid, T. Serrano-Tovar, M. Giampietro, R.J. Aspinall, and J. Ramos-Martin (2014). “The Republic of South Africa”. Chapter 14. In: Giampietro M., Aspinall R.J., Ramos-Martín J. and Bukkens S.G.F. (Eds.) (2014). Resource Accounting for Sustainability: The Nexus between Energy, Food, Water and Land Use (pp. 194–213). London: Routledge.
Diaz-Maurin F. and Giampietro, M. (2013). Complex Systems and Energy. In: Reference Module in Earth Systems and Environmental Sciences. Elsevier.

 

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