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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 A
Terry S. Haut (LLNL)
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Multiphysics Simulation of Uranium-Nitride Fueled Lead-Cooled Fast Reactor
Khaldoon A. Al-Dawood (NC State Univ.), William C. Dawn (NC State Univ.), Scott Palmtag (NC State Univ.)
Multiphysics Modeling of Fast Liquid-Fuel Molten Salt Reactor Using STARCCM+
Yeongshin Jeong (MIT), Koroush Shirvan (MIT)
Coupling Methodologies within WIMS for Multi-Physics Fuel Performance Modelling
Peter Smith (Jacobs Nuclear), Brendan Tollit (Jacobs Nuclear), Alan Charles (Jacobs Nuclear), Jean Lavarenne (Jacobs Nuclear), William Poole (Jacobs Nuclear), Magda Stefanowska (Jacobs Nuclear)
Multiphysics Simulation of the Molten Salt Fast Reactor Using Griffin and Pronghorn
Paolo Balestra (INL), Abdalla Abou-Jaoude (INL), Nicolas Martin (INL), Sebastian Schunert (INL), Andrew Hermosillo (TAMU), Yaqi Wang (INL)
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