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2021 ANS Winter Meeting and Technology Expo
November 30–December 3, 2021
Washington, DC|Washington Hilton
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“Empowering Women to Succeed” webinar takes place tomorrow
The #AtomicAllies (ANS, North American Young Generation in Nuclear, U.S. Women in Nuclear, and the Nuclear Energy Institute) will present a free panel discussion, titled “Empowering Women to Succeed,” on September 22, 1:00–2:15 p.m. EDT.
Register now to hear from some of the brightest stars of the industry as they share their keys to success.
Wednesday, October 6, 2021|12:20–2:00PM (1:20–3:00PM EDT)|Salon B
Hany Abdel-Khalik (Purdue Univ.)
Hany S. Abdel-Khalik (Purdue Univ.)
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A Comprehensive Framework to Improve Predictions by Integrating Inverse Uncertainty Quantification and Quantitative Validation
Ziyu Xie (NC State Univ.), Xu Wu (NC State Univ.)
Advanced Information Criteria Applied to IDA Benchmark Problems: Reducing the Degree of Freedom in Bayesian Approaches
J.-M. Palau (CEA/DES), P. Tamagno (CEA/DES), A. Rizzo (CEA/DES)
Calibration of Pellet Cladding Gap Heat Transfer Model for PWR, BWR and VVER Fuel Rod Transient Uncertainty Analysis
G. Delipei (NC State Univ.), A. Abarca (NC State Univ.), M. Avramova (NC State Univ.), K. Ivanov (NC State Univ.)
Non-Intrusive Alternative to Generalized Linear Least-Squares Methodology for Criticality Safety Applications
Jeongwon Seo (Purdue Univ.), Dongli Huang (Purdue Univ.), Ugur Mertyurek (ORNL), Hany S. Abdel-Khalik (Purdue Univ.)
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