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2022 ANS Winter Meeting and Technology Expo
November 13–17, 2022
Phoenix, AZ|Arizona Grand Resort
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The DRUM program: Cataloging America’s abandoned uranium mines
Based on a review of U.S. Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) records and available data from numerous agencies, there are an estimated 4,225 mines across the country that provided uranium ore to the U.S. government for defense-related purposes between 1947 and 1970. To aid in the cleanup of these legacy uranium mines and establish a record of their locations and current conditions, the Defense-Related Uranium Mines (DRUM) program was established within the Department of Energy’s Office of Legacy Management (LM).
Thursday, September 29, 2022|3:50–5:55PM PDT|Harbor
Amalia Chambon (Technical University of Denmark)
Davide Bozzato (CERN)
Thomas M. Miller (ORNL)
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LHC 2021 Pilot Beam Preparation: FLUKA Monte Carlo Simulations and Operational Radiation Protection Aspects
Davide Bozzato (Karlsruher Institut für Technologie), Robert Froeschl (CERN)
Monte Carlo Study of an Electron-Based Neutron Source for Bragg Edge Imaging
Mahdi Bakhtiari (Pohang Univ. Science and Technology), Nam-Suk Jung (Pohang Accelerator Laboratory), Wooyong Um (Pohang Univ. Science and Technology), Hee-Seock Lee (Pohang Univ. Science and Technology)
Radiation Shielding Analysis for the PIP-II Linac at Fermilab
Igor Rakhno (Fermi Nat'l Accelerator Laboratory), Nikolai Mokhov (Fermi Nat'l Accelerator Laboratory), Igor Tropin (Fermi Nat'l Accelerator Laboratory), Sergei Striganov (Fermi Nat'l Accelerator Laboratory), Yury Eidelman (RadiaSoft)
Optimization Studies for the Long-Baseline Neutrino Facility at Fermilab
Igor Rakhno (Fermi Nat'l Accelerator Laboratory), Nikolai Mokhov (Fermi Nat'l Accelerator Laboratory), Igor Tropin (Fermi Nat'l Accelerator Laboratory), Sergei Striganov (Fermi Nat'l Accelerator Laboratory)
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