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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 C
Todd Palmer (Oregon State Univ.)
Todd S. Palmer (Oregon State Univ.)
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Surrogate Modeling of Criticality Experiments with Mixed Qualitative and Quantitative Factors
Daniel Siefman (LLNL), William Zywiec (LLNL), Catherine Percher (LLNL), David Heinrichs (LLNL)
Proper Orthogonal Decomposition-Based Nonlinear Acceleration for Fuel Depletion Calculations
Colin R. Brennan (Univ. of Texas at Austin), Kevin T. Clarno (Univ. of Texas at Austin)
Projection-based Parametric Model Order Reduction for Transport Simulation Based on Affine Decomposition of the Operators
Patrick Behne (Texas A&M Univ.), Jean Ragusa (Texas A&M Univ.), Mauricio Tano (Texas A&M Univ.)
A Non-Intrusive Reduced Order Model for Neutronic Transient Analyses of the Alfred Reactor
Nicolo Abrate (Politecnico di Torino), Sandra Dulla (Politecnico di Torino), Nicola Pedroni (Politecnico di Torino), Piero Ravetto (Politecnico di Torino)
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