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Robotics & Remote Systems
The Mission of the Robotics and Remote Systems Division is to promote the development and application of immersive simulation, robotics, and remote systems for hazardous environments for the purpose of reducing hazardous exposure to individuals, reducing environmental hazards and reducing the cost of performing work.
Nuclear and Emerging Technologies for Space (NETS 2023)
May 7–11, 2023
Idaho Falls, ID|Snake River Event Center
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Donalds, Barnard call for streamlining NRC’s regulatory process
“To be frank, any emissions-related climate goals are moonshots without nuclear energy, and next-generation nuclear technology is something that the United States can and SHOULD lead on.” So writes U.S. Rep. Byron Donalds (R., Fla.) and Christopher Barnard, vice president of external affairs for the American Conservation Coalition, in an essay published by RealClear Energy.
Good news: Donalds, one of the strongest advocates for nuclear energy in the U.S. House, and Barnard, publisher and coauthor of Green Market Revolution, begin their essay by noting some recent positive developments for nuclear power. They characterize the initial criticality of Vogtle-3, the first new nuclear reactor built in the United States in about 30 years, as “a monumental achievement for the American nuclear industry.” They praise the Biden administration’s allocation of funds to keep established nuclear plants operational.
Technical Session|Sponsored by IRD
Monday, June 13, 2022|1:00–2:45PM PDT|Avila A
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Simulation Study to Develop an X-ray Source for Stationary CT for Realtime 4D Imaging
Hyoung K. Lee (Univ. New Mexico), Jordan Fox (Missouri Univ. Science and Technology), Wesley Tucker (Washington Univ.), Ashish Avachat (Univ. Illinois, Urbana-Champaign)
Algorithms for TRISO Fuel Identification Based on X-Ray CT Validated on Tungsten-Carbide Compacts
Ming Fang (Univ. Illinois, Urbana-Champaign), Angela Di Fulvio (Univ. Illinois, Urbana-Champaign)
Hydrogen Measurements in U Alloys Using Prompt Gamma-Ray Activation Analysis
William S. Charlton (Univ. Texas, Austin), David Lohmeier (LANL), Mark Andrews (Univ. Texas, Austin), Joseph R. Wermer (LANL), Jason C. Cooley (LANL)
Administrative Dose Constraints for Radiation Workers in Korean Nuclear Power Plants
Tae Young Kong (Chosun Univ.), Seong Jun Kim (Chosun Univ.), Wo Suk Choi (Chosun Univ.), Jin Ho Son (Chosun Univ.)
Radiation Monitoring of the Concrete Radiation Calibration Sources at IRD, Brazil.
P.M.C. Barretto (TAMU), C. Austerlitz (Institute of Radioprotection and Dosimetry), T. Maleiros (Institute of Radioprotection and Dosimetry)
Presented by Pavel V. Tsvetkov (TAMU)
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