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Organized to promote the advancement of knowledge in the use of nuclear science and technologies in the aerospace application. Specialized nuclear-based technologies and applications are needed to advance the state-of-the-art in aerospace design, engineering and operations to explore planetary bodies in our solar system and beyond, plus enhance the safety of air travel, especially high speed air travel. Areas of interest will include but are not limited to the creation of nuclear-based power and propulsion systems, multifunctional materials to protect humans and electronic components from atmospheric, space, and nuclear power system radiation, human factor strategies for the safety and reliable operation of nuclear power and propulsion plants by non-specialized personnel and more.
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.
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Charles E. Boardman
Robin P. Gardner
University of Wisconsin - Madison (Best Section)Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (Best Section)
Lisa M. Marshall
Pietro V. (Pete) Domenici
Small Local SectionsWashington, DC (Best Membership)Virginia (Best Meetings and Programs)Trinity (Best Public Information and Education, Best Section Management)Large Local SectionsIdaho (Best Overall)
Louis K. Mansur
Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute
Candace C. DavisonJulie G. EzoldAngelina S. HowardAndrew C. KleinPaul J. TurinskyLumin Wang
Rolf L. Zeisler
Oliver D. Kingsley, Jr.
Calvin M. Hopper
GraduateUniversity of TennesseeBrenden Mervin, John Brittingham, David Debo, Peter FannoUndergraduateUniversity of California-BerkeleyRada Hong, Steve Huber, Kenneth Lee, Patrick Purcell, Sahak Margossian, John-David SeeligUniversity of FloridaBadal Juneja, Jellieth Cardona, Daniel Long, Matthew MarzanoUniversity of TennesseeJohnathan Chavers, Patrick Brukiewa, Addie Chinn, Matthew Cook, Dominick Cooper
Mujid S. Kazimi
Riccardo BettiEdward I. Moses
Fort Calhoun StationSouth Texas Project
Amir Shahkarami Exelon
Edward W. Larsen
A. Nichole Ellis
Harold R. Denton