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The mission of the Decommissioning and Environmental Sciences (DES) Division is to promote the development and use of those skills and technologies associated with the use of nuclear energy and the optimal management and stewardship of the environment, sustainable development, decommissioning, remediation, reutilization, and long-term surveillance and maintenance of nuclear-related installations, and sites. The target audience for this effort is the membership of the Division, the Society, and the public at large.
Materials in Nuclear Energy Systems (MiNES 2023)
December 10–14, 2023
New Orleans, LA|New Orleans Marriott
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Eisenhower’s “Atoms for Peace” at 70
Seventy years ago to the day, President Dwight D. Eisenhower gave his historic address to the United Nations General Assembly in New York City. (See December 2023 Nuclear News's “Leaders” column to read the reflections of Kathryn Huff, the Department of Energy’s assistant secretary for nuclear energy, on the speech’s anniversary.)
Dr. Jeremy T. Busby – Fellow
Prof. Jin Jiang – Fellow
Dr. Stephen G. Johnson – Fellow
Dr. Ann Bisconti – Walter H. Zinn Medal
Julie G. Ezold – E. Gail de Planque Medal
Dr. Anna S. Erickson – Mary Jane Oestmann Professional Women’s Achievement Award
Dr. Yutai Katoh – Mishima Award
Carl A. Willis – Landis Public Communication and Education Award
Dr. Paul P. Wilson – Young Members Advancement Award (YMG)
Alyse S. Huffman – Young Member Excellence Award (YMG)
James Florence – Standards Service Award
Dr. Ian B. Wall – Standards Service Award
Dr. B. John Garrick – W. Bennett Lewis Award (DESD)
Sen. James E. Risch – Presidential Citation
Dr. Richard A. Meserve – Dwight D. Eisenhower Medal
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