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2023 ANS Annual Meeting
June 11–14, 2023
Indianapolis, IN|Marriott Indianapolis Downtown
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Route readiness elements in a large-scale spent nuclear fuel transportation system
The scale and duration of a national campaign to transport spent nuclear fuel (SNF) from commercial nuclear power plants around the United States would be unprecedented. A meticulous level of planning that considers many elements is needed to inspire public confidence and support.
Monday, May 16, 2022|3:30–5:15PM EDT|Haselton
Nathan J. Roskoff
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Predicting Deviations in Ex-Core Detector Response in Krško NPP During an Earthquake with Monte Carlo Neutron Transport Methods
T. Goričanec (Jožef Stefan Institute), A. Kavčič (Krško Nuclear Power Plant), M. Kromar (Jožef Stefan Institute), B. Krajnc (Krško Nuclear Power Plant), L. Snoj (Jožef Stefan Institute)
SERPENT 2 and TRIPOLI-4 Neutronics Benchmarking of the Jules Horowitz Reactor
Jussi Peltonen (VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland), David Blanchet (CEA)
Variance Reduction Techniques for Monte Carlo Neutron Noise Simulations
Hunter Belanger (CEA), Davide Mancusi (CEA), Andrea Zoia (CEA)
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