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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.
Thursday, May 19, 2022|1:30–3:15PM EDT|Haselton
Vince Wang (U. of Utah)
Petri Guimaraes (Studsvik Scandpower)
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A Preliminary Design of High Dominance Ratio Configurations for Space-Time Effect Measurements in ZPR : A Tentative Application in VENUS-F
Kornilios Routsonis (NRG), Patrick Blaise (CEA), Jean Tommasi (CEA)
Impact of Infinite Lattice Approximation on Nuclear Safety Evaluation Due to Different Fuel Assembly Loading and Core Configurations
Sebastien Bonthoux (IRSN), Julien Taforeau (IRSN)
Westinghouse Simplified RAVE™ Approach to PWR OT∆T/OP∆T Event Analyses
Peter A. Hilton (Westinghouse Electric Co.), Yixing Sung (Westinghouse Electric Co.), Bedirhan Akdeniz (Westinghouse Electric Co.), Scott Snider (Westinghouse Electric Co.), David A. Salazar (Westinghouse Electric Co.), Michael Gavalek (Westinghouse Electric Co.)
On the Modelling of Fuel Assembly Vibrations Using Coarse Mesh Approaches
C. Demaziere (Chalmers Univ. of Technology)
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