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2022 ANS Winter Meeting and Technology Expo
November 13–17, 2022
Phoenix, AZ|Arizona Grand Resort
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Belgium’s nuclear phaseout begins
Unit 3 at the Doel nuclear power plant has become Belgium’s first reactor to be permanently shuttered, in keeping with that nation’s nuclear phaseout policy. The 1,006-MWe pressurized water reactor, which began commercial operation in October 1982, was removed from service last Friday at 9:31 p.m. (local time).
Belgium’s nuclear reactor fleet now consists of six operating units: Doel-1, -2, and -4 and Tihange-1, -2, and -3. Next on the retirement list is Tihange-2, scheduled to be shut down in February 2023.
Thursday, May 19, 2022|10:15AM–12:00PM EDT|Pointview
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Demonstration of MCNP and Abaqus Based Reactor Multiphysics (MARM) M&S Framework for Space Nuclear Systems
Vedant K. Mehta (LANL)
Methodology and Preliminary Results for the Transient Control of Pressure and Temperature for Nuclear Thermal Propulsion Engines
Vigneshwar Manickam (Georgia Tech), Matthew Krecicki (Georgia Tech), Dan Kotlyar (Georgia Tech)
Thermo-Mechanics Feedback for Nuclear Thermal Propulsion Analysis: Implementation and Application
Connor Koelsch (Georgia Tech), Sam Heflin (Georgia Tech), Matt Krecicki (Georgia Tech), Dan Kotlyar (Georgia Tech)
Suppressing the Positive Temperature Reactivity Coefficient in Metal Hydride Moderated Reactor
Vedant K. Mehta (LANL), Dasari V. Rao (LANL)
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