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Operations & Power
Members focus on the dissemination of knowledge and information in the area of power reactors with particular application to the production of electric power and process heat. The division sponsors meetings on the coverage of applied nuclear science and engineering as related to power plants, non-power reactors, and other nuclear facilities. It encourages and assists with the dissemination of knowledge pertinent to the safe and efficient operation of nuclear facilities through professional staff development, information exchange, and supporting the generation of viable solutions to current issues.
Conference on Nuclear Training and Education: A Biennial International Forum (CONTE 2023)
February 6–9, 2023
Amelia Island, FL|Omni Amelia Island Resort
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Nominations for national awards open for 2023 ANS Annual Meeting
Nominations for the 2023 Annual Meeting awards are now being accepted, through the deadline of March 1. Hash Hashemian, chair of the ANS Honors and Awards Committee, urged members in a letter posted online to nominate their peers: “Your nomination of highly qualified individuals is the key step in recognizing their contributions and ensuring that the ANS Honors and Awards Program is aware of their achievements.” The recipients of the national awards, listed below, will be honored at the 2023 ANS Annual Meeting in Indianapolis, Ind. Honorees will be notified of their selection by May.
12th Nuclear Plant Instrumentation, Control and Human-Machine Interface Technologies (NPIC&HMIT 2021)
Tuesday, June 15, 2021|2:15–4:00PM EDT
Torrey Mortenson (INL)
Jamie B. Coble
Jay Bogardus (ANS)
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Human Factors Engineering Enhancement Integrated with Human Reliability Analysis for Control Room Design of Nuclear Power Plant
Kenji Mashio (Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.,)
Using Artificial Intelligence to Mitigate Human Factor Errors in Nuclear Power Plants: A Review
Meenu Sethu (San Jose State Univ.), Nesar Ahmed Titu (Univ. of Tennessee, Knoxville), Dingyu Hu (San Jose State Univ.), Mahboubeh Madadi (San Jose State Univ.), Jamie Baalis Coble (Univ. of Tennessee, Knoxville), Ronald L. Boring (INL), Klaus Blache (Univ. of Tennessee, Knoxville), Vivek Agarwal (INL), Vaibhav Yadav (INL), Anahita Khojandi (Univ. of Tennessee, Knoxville)
MEDIC - Approach for the Evaluation of Technological Preventive Measures Against Erroneous Personnel Actions at Human Machine Interfaces of Digital I&C Systems
Hervé Mbonjo (Gesellschaft fur Anlagen- und Reaktorsicherheit), Patrick Gebhardt (Gesellschaft fur Anlagen- und Reaktorsicherheit)
Human Automation Collaboration Concerning Task Information Presentation System (TIPS)
R. Hill (INL), J. Oxstrand (INL)
Experiences and Benefits in Digitalizing Surveillance Test Procedures
Mateo Ramos (Tecnatom), Javier Barroso (Tecnatom), Javier Gil (Tecnatom)
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