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The Radiation Protection and Shielding Division is developing and promoting radiation protection and shielding aspects of nuclear science and technology — including interaction of nuclear radiation with materials and biological systems, instruments and techniques for the measurement of nuclear radiation fields, and radiation shield design and evaluation.
2023 ANS Winter Conference and Expo
November 12–15, 2023
Washington, D.C.|Washington Hilton
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NCSU’s advanced research reactor study to be funded by state
North Carolina’s fiscal year 2024 budget for the state has allocated $3 million for North Carolina State University, in Raleigh, to conduct a study to assess the feasibility for the establishment of an advanced nuclear research reactor.
Technical Session|Sponsored by HFICD
Wednesday, June 10, 2020|4:35–6:20PM EDT
Richard T. Wood
Edward L. Quinn
Jamie B. Coble
Rick Michal (American Nuclear Society)
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Automated Functional Testing for Nuclear Digital Instrumentation and Control Systems
Brent Shumaker (AMS), Greg Morton (AMS), Dan McCarter (AMS), Chris Maddux (AMS)
Study on the Test Approach and Development Method of APR1400 Training Simulator with Virtual DCS
Sung Kon Kang (Korea Hydro Nuclear Power Co.), Kyung Min Kim (Korea Hydro Nuclear Power Co.), Kyung Min Kim (Korea Hydro Nuclear Power Co.)
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Development of an NPP VDCS Verification Platform
XY Wei (Xi’an Jiaotong Univ.), JY Qing (Xi’an Jiaotong Univ.), PW Sun (Xi’an Jiaotong Univ.), Q Ma (Xi’an Jiaotong Univ.), HW Sun (Xi’an Jiaotong Univ.)
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