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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.
2024 ANS Annual Conference
June 16–19, 2024
Las Vegas, NV|Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino
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Finland in Front: The World’s Likely First Spent Fuel Repository Moves Toward Licensing
The year 2024 is shaping up to be a historic one for Posiva, the waste management organization owned by Finland’s two nuclear power plant utilities, Fortum and Teollisuuden Voima. The company is looking to receive regulatory approval of its operating license for the Onkalo deep geological repository for high-level radioactive waste by the end of the year.
12th Nuclear Plant Instrumentation, Control and Human-Machine Interface Technologies (NPIC&HMIT 2021)
Thursday, June 17, 2021|10:00–11:45AM EDT
Adam Deatherage (Analysis and Measurement Services Corp)
Jamie B. Coble (University of Tennessee-Knoxville)
Jay Bogardus (ANS)
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Methods for Automating Electromagnetic Compatibility Testing
G. W. Morton (Analysis and Measurement Services Corp.), B. D. Shumaker (Analysis and Measurement Services Corp.), D. E. McCarter (Analysis and Measurement Services Corp.)
Introduction to the Electromagnetic Pulse Issue in The Nuclear Power Industry
Richard Supler (Enercon Services), John Livingston (Enercon Services), Connor Armstrong (Enercon Services), Omran Samadi (Enercon Services)
Securing Wireless Technologies in Nuclear Facilities
Kurt W. Derr (INL), Christopher D. Becker (INL)
Perspectives on Secure Communications with Advanced Reactors: Ultrasonic and Millimeter Waves Classical and Quantum Communications
Alexander Heifetz (ANL), Madeleine Roberts (ANL), Sasan Bakhtiari (ANL), Derek Kultgen (ANL), Xin Hunag (Illinois Institute of Technology), Jafar Saniie (Illinois Institute of Technology), Miltiadis Alamaniotis (Univ. of Texas at San Antonio)
Electromagnetic Interference and Material Degradation Concerns with Ultraviolet Germicidal Irradiation in Nuclear Power Plant Control Rooms
C. J. Kiger (Analysis and Measurement Services Corp.), A. H. Hashemian (Analysis and Measurement Services Corp.), T. A. Toll (Analysis and Measurement Services Corp.), K. M. Ryan (Analysis and Measurement Services Corp.), S. M. Lopez (EPRI)
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