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Members are devoted to applying nuclear science and engineering technologies involving isotopes, radiation applications, and associated equipment in scientific research, development, and industrial processes. Their interests lie primarily in education, industrial uses, biology, medicine, and health physics. Division committees include Analytical Applications of Isotopes and Radiation, Biology and Medicine, Radiation Applications, Radiation Sources and Detection, and Thermal Power Sources.
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.
Wednesday, October 6, 2021|2:30–4:10PM (3:30–5:10PM EDT)|Salon C
Won Sik Yang (Univ. of Michigan)
Benoit Forget (MIT)
William Wieselquist (ORNL)
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Implementation of a Resonance Calculation Using Energy Spectrum Expansion Method Into Heterogeneous Transport Calculation Code GALAXY-Z
Kazuya Yamaji (Mitsubishi Heavy Industries), Hiroki Koike (Mitsubishi Heavy Industries), Koichi Ieyama (Mitsubishi Heavy Industries), Daisuke Sato (Mitsubishi Heavy Industries), Akio Yamamoto (Nagoya Univ.), Satoshi Takeda (Osaka Univ.)
Dynamic Construction of Physical Probability Tables for Resonant Mixture
Emeline Rosier (CEA), Li Mao (CEA), Luiz Leal (Institut de Radioprotection et de Surete Nucleaire)
Iterative Local Spatial Self-Shielding Method of MC2-3 for Particulate Fuel Modeling
Hansol Park (ANL), Won Sik Yang (Univ. of Michigan), Changho Lee (ANL)
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