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Nuclear Installations Safety
Devoted specifically to the safety of nuclear installations and the health and safety of the public, this division seeks a better understanding of the role of safety in the design, construction and operation of nuclear installation facilities. The division also promotes engineering and scientific technology advancement associated with the safety of such facilities.
2023 ANS Annual Meeting
June 11–14, 2023
Indianapolis, IN|Marriott Indianapolis Downtown
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Route readiness elements in a large-scale spent nuclear fuel transportation system
The scale and duration of a national campaign to transport spent nuclear fuel (SNF) from commercial nuclear power plants around the United States would be unprecedented. A meticulous level of planning that considers many elements is needed to inspire public confidence and support.
Award Recipient Photos
Stephen L. Turner
Hashem HashemianAyman HawariRichard KurtzArthur MottaDavid NiggRizwan Uddin
University of Florida (Best Section)Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (Honorable Mention)
William R. Hamel
Mary Lou Dunzik-Gougar
James C. Bresee
Small Local SectionsPittsburgh Local Section (Best Membership, Best Public Information, Best Section Management)San Diego Local Section (Best Meetings and Programs)Large Local SectionsSavannah River Local Section (Best Membership, Best Meetings and Programs, Best Section Management)Idaho Local Section (Best Public Information)
Douglas ChapinHidekazu Yoshikawa
High Flux Isotope Reactor
James W. BehrensBill BorchardtPeter CaracappaHarsh S. DesaiMary Lou Dunzik-GougarMarvin S. FertelSama Bibao y LeonMichael LineberryPeter B. LyonsBob PennAmir ShakaramiRachel SlaybaughRoger Tilbrook
Donald J. Dudziak
Luis E. Echavarri
Steven L. Stamm
GraduateTexas A&M: Load Following Molten Salt Reactor- (Chimera)Lloyd Price, William Cook, Jinyong FengAdvisor: Prof. Pavel TsvetkovUndergraduatePurdue University: Core Design Analysis Of The Molybdenum-99 Pool ReactorJake Hader, Jeffrey W Klimes, James Baker Marshall, Faisal Y Odeh, Mateusz P Polek, Shane Patrick RaffertyAdvisor: Prof. C.K. ChoiGeorgia Institute of Technology: Water-Based Neutron Scintillator Detector Design, Construction, and TestingAndrew Grice, Kam Yu Lee, Jessica Maddocks, Greg Peacock, Kevin ReevesAdvisor: Prof. Anna EricksonUniversity of Tennessee: Methods to Enhance Spent Fuel Pool and Dry Cask StorageDustin Giltnane, Dave Gotthold, Seth Langford, Michael Ratliff, Jessica Shewmaker, Cody WigginsAdvisor: Prof. Martin Grossbeck
Jose N. Reyes
Larry R. Baylor & Stephen K. Combs
Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station
Jeffrey B. Archie, Sr. (VP & CNO; So. Carolina Electric & Gas):Danny G. Bost, (EVP & CNO; Southern Nuclear Operating Co.)
Kyle H. Turner