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2021 ANS Winter Meeting and Technology Expo
November 30–December 3, 2021
Washington, DC|Washington Hilton
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Eliminated as a repository site, Germany’s Gorleben salt mine to be closed
The German government has announced that it is closing the Gorleben salt mine in the Wendland region of Lower Saxony, officially removing the site from consideration as a repository for radioactive waste. Gorleben became a target of antinuclear protests after being proposed as a potential repository in the 1970s.
Monday, October 4, 2021|2:30–4:10PM (3:30–5:10PM EDT)|Salon B
David Griesheimer (Naval Nuclear Laboratory)
Jeffery D. Densmore (Naval Nuclear Laboratory)
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Continuous Energy Coarse Mesh Transport Method for Time-Dependent Neutron Transport Problems
Dingkang Zhang (Georgia Institute of Technology), Farzad Rahnema (Georgia Institute of Technology)
Step Change in the Fuel Density During k-Power Iteration for Time-Dependent Neutron Transport
Yasushi Nauchi (Central Research Institute of Electric Power Industry)
Monte Carlo Compton Scattering in the Optically Thin Limit: Stabilizing the Temperature in Thermal Radiation Transport When Scatters are Rare
Brooks E. Kinch (LANL), Mathew A. Cleveland (LANL)
Monte Carlo Thermal Radiation Transport With Nonlinear Elimination
Adam Q. Lam (LLNL), Todd S. Palmer (Oregon State Univ.), Thomas A. Brunner (LLNL)
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