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Operations & Power
Members focus on the dissemination of knowledge and information in the area of power reactors with particular application to the production of electric power and process heat. The division sponsors meetings on the coverage of applied nuclear science and engineering as related to power plants, non-power reactors, and other nuclear facilities. It encourages and assists with the dissemination of knowledge pertinent to the safe and efficient operation of nuclear facilities through professional staff development, information exchange, and supporting the generation of viable solutions to current issues.
2021 ANS Winter Meeting and Technology Expo
November 30–December 3, 2021
Washington, DC|Washington Hilton
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Eleven countries newly elected to IAEA board
Eleven countries have been newly elected to serve on the 35-member board of governors of the International Atomic Energy Agency for the period 2021–2022. The election took place on September 23 during the plenary session of the 65th IAEA General Conference, in Vienna, Austria. The conference started on September 20 and will run through September 24.
James S. Tulenko
University of Michigan (Best Student Section)Pennsylvania State University (Honorable Mention)University of Missouri-Rolla (Honorable Mention)
Todd R. Allen
Rosa Marina Bilbao y Leon
Small Local SectionsWashington DC (Best Membership, Best Meetings and Programs, Best Section Management, Best Overall)Oak Ridge / Knoxville (Best Public Info and Education)
Micheal A. Smith
Gerard L. Hofman
Building 9204-3 (Beta 3) Approved SeptemberNuclear Power Demonstration Approved SeptemberPortsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant Approved September
Beverly A. Cook
Eric A. BlocherJoseph F. ColvinRolland A. LangleyWilliam S. Minkler
John J. Dorning
Zack T. Pate
Charles W. Forsberg
Francis M. Alcorn
GraduateUniversity of TennesseeL. Nugent, T. MillerPenn State UniversityV. Whisker, L. HochreiterUndergraduateUniversity of California-BerkeleyD. Chivers, S. Guess, L. Kim, W. Waldron, Y. ZhuNorth Carolina State UniversityS. Horton, R. Lipsky, M. Nicholsa, W. Wuselquist
Walter B. Loewenstein
Turkey PointFlorida Power & Light CompanyByronExelon Generating Company, LLC
C. Lance Terry TXU Electric Comanche Steam Electric Station
Ralph E. Lapp
Noel R. Corngold
Henry E. Stone