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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.
Thursday, October 7, 2021|9:40–11:20AM (10:40AM–12:20PM EDT)|Salon B
Simone Santandrea (CEA Saclay)
Teresa S. Bailey (LLNL)
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Mitigation of Depletion Effects From Angular Dependency of Multigroup Resonance Cross Sections
Seungug Jae (Seoul Nat'l Univ.), Hansol Park (Univ. of Michigan), Han Gyu Lee (Seoul Nat'l Univ.), Han Gyo Joo (Seoul Nat'l Univ.)
Spatially Dependent Resonance Self-Shielding Capability for Non-Uniform Temperature Profile in SCALE-6.3 XSProc-BONAMI
Kang Seog Kim (ORNL), Andrew M. Holcomb (ORNL), William A. Wieselquist (ORNL)
Temperature Interpolation of the Phonon Distribution for Accurate Preparation of the Thermal Neutron Scattering Law
Amelia Trainer (MIT), Benoit Forget (MIT)
Improvement of the SCALE-XSProc Capability for High-Temperature Gas-Cooled Reactor Analysis
Kang Seog Kim (ORNL), Andrew M. Holcomb (ORNL), Friederike Bostelmann (ORNL), Dorothea Wiarda (ORNL), Brandon R. Langley (ORNL), William A. Wieselquist (ORNL)
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