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2023 ANS Annual Meeting
June 11–14, 2023
Indianapolis, IN|Marriott Indianapolis Downtown
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Fusion Science and Technology
Route readiness elements in a large-scale spent nuclear fuel transportation system
The scale and duration of a national campaign to transport spent nuclear fuel (SNF) from commercial nuclear power plants around the United States would be unprecedented. A meticulous level of planning that considers many elements is needed to inspire public confidence and support.
Technology of Fusion Energy (TOFE)
Wednesday, June 15, 2022|10:15AM–12:00PM PDT|Huntington B/C
Jedediah D. Styron (TAE Technologies)
Tim D. Bohm
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Advancing Methods for Fusion Neutronics: An Overview of Workflows and Nuclear Analysis Activities at UKAEA
Alex Valentine (UKAEA), Thomas Berry (UKAEA), Steven Bradnam (UKAEA), Tim Eade (UKAEA), James Hagues (UKAEA), James Hodson (UKAEA), Jonathan Naish (UKAEA), Chantal Nobs (UKAEA), Lee W. Packer (UKAEA), Ross Worrall (UKAEA)
Development and Applications of OpenMC for Fusion Technology R&D
Ethan E. Peterson (MIT), Paul K. Romano (ANL), Patrick C. Shriwise (ANL), Zach S. Hartwig (MIT)
Overview of the Fusion Evaluated Nuclear Data Library (FENDL)
Tim D. Bohm (Univ. Wisconsin, Madison), Georg Schnabel (International Atomic Energy Agency), Roberto Capote (International Atomic Energy Agency), Andrej Trkov (Josef Stefan Institute)
Shut-Down Dose Rate Calculations for ITER B1 Port Cell 16
Kara M. Godsey (ORNL), Bor Kos (ORNL)
Activation and Waste Disposal Rating Analysis of the FESS-FNSF
Son N. Quang (Univ. Tennessee, Knoxville), Jonathan Wing (Univ. Tennessee, Knoxville), Nicholas R. Brown (Univ. Tennessee, Knoxville), G. Ivan Maldonado (Univ. Tennessee, Knoxville)
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