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The division's objectives are to promote the advancement of knowledge and understanding of the fundamental physical phenomena characterizing nuclear reactors and other nuclear systems. The division encourages research and disseminates information through meetings and publications. Areas of technical interest include nuclear data, particle interactions and transport, reactor and nuclear systems analysis, methods, design, validation and operating experience and standards. The Wigner Award heads the awards program.
2022 ANS Winter Meeting and Technology Expo
November 13–17, 2022
Phoenix, AZ|Arizona Grand Resort
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Environmental Management: GAO Report Shows Mission Far From Complete
This spring, the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) released an insightful report reviewing and summarizing the status and performance of the largest projects and operations within the Department of Energy’s Office of Environmental Management (EM), which is responsible for the cleanup of hazardous and radioactive waste at sites and facilities that have been contaminated from decades of nuclear weapons production and nuclear energy research.
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Session Chair: Paul W. Humrickhouse|Alternate Chair: Leigh Winfrey
Session Chair: Erik Trask|Alternate Chair: Paul W. Humrickhouse
Session Chair: Ales Necas|Alternate Chair: Leigh Winfrey
Session Chair: Tim D. Bohm|Alternate Chair: Paul W. Humrickhouse
Session Chair: Larry Baylor|Alternate Chair: Paul W. Humrickhouse
Session Chair: Arnie Lumsdaine|Alternate Chair: Leigh Winfrey
Session Chair: Walter Guttenfelder|Alternate Chair: Leigh Winfrey
Session Chair: Thomas Fuerst|Alternate Chair: Leigh Winfrey
Session Chair: Jedediah D. Styron|Alternate Chair: Tim D. Bohm
Session Chair: Brenda Garcia-Diaz|Alternate Chair: Leigh Winfrey
Session Chair: Brian Grierson|Alternate Chair: Leigh Winfrey
Session Chair: Mark Gilbert|Alternate Chair: Leigh Winfrey
Session Chair: Tommy Roche|Alternate Chair: Leigh Winfrey
Session Chair: Chad Parish|Alternate Chair: Leigh Winfrey
Session Chair: Jason Trelewicz|Alternate Chair: Lauren M. Garrison
Session Chair: Chuck Kessel|Alternate Chair: Leigh Winfrey