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Utility Working Conference and Vendor Technology Expo
August 8–11, 2021
Marco Island, FL|JW Marriott Marco Island
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DOE puts $9.35 million toward high-energy-density plasma research
The Department of Energy’s Office of Science (DOE-SC) and the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) on July 27 announced $9.35 million for 21 research projects in high-energy-density laboratory plasmas. High-energy-density (HED) plasma research, originally developed to support the U.S. nuclear weapons program, has applications in astrophysics, fusion power plant development, medicine, nuclear and particle physics, and radioisotope production.
Technical Session|Sponsored by RPSD
Tuesday, June 15, 2021|1:15–3:00PM (2:15–4:00PM EDT)|Room 7
Lucas M. Rolison
Amir A. Bahadori
Julie Bry (ANS)
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KSU TRIGA Mark II Nuclear Reactor MCNP6 Model Improvements for Cell Irradiation Facility Design
Eric Giunta (Kansas State Univ.), Rabab Elzohery (Kansas State Univ.), Angela Gearhardt (Kansas State Univ.), John C. Boyington (Kansas State Univ.), Alan T. Cebula (Kansas State Univ.), Jeremy Roberts (Kansas State Univ.), Amir A. Bahadori (Kansas State Univ.)
Breakdown of Assumptions for 1D Radiation Transport in Air: Effects from Ground
L. M. Rolison (LANL), M. L. Fensin (LANL)
Variance Reduction Complications when Computing an Energy Dependent Dose Response in a Single Calculation
M. L. Fensin (LANL)
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