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2021 ANS Winter Meeting and Technology Expo
November 30–December 3, 2021
Washington, DC|Washington Hilton
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Pine forest helps safely disperse tritium at Savannah River Site
The Department of Energy’s Office of Environmental Management (EM) is managing the release of tritiated water using a 62-acre plantation of pine trees and other natural resources to limit radioactively contaminated groundwater from reaching waterways on the Savannah River Site in South Carolina.
Friday, April 9, 2021|10:00–11:30AM (11:00AM–12:30PM EDT)|Room 1
Cao Da (NC State Univ.)
Edward Chen (NC State Univ.)
Roberto Fairhurst-Agosta (Univ. of Ill., Urbana-Champaign)
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Designing a Load Following High Temperature Gas-Cooled Reactor System
Kaitlyn E. Barr (University of Michigan Ann Arbor), Joshua Cooper (University of Michigan Ann Arbor), Lincoln Johnston (University of Michigan Ann Arbor), Volkan Seker (University of Michigan), Thomas J. Downar (University of Michigan)
Design and Safety Considerations for the Purification and Testing of Uranium-Bearing Molten Salts
Kristen Geddes (University of Idaho), Robin V. Roper (University of Idaho)
A Web Application to Visualize Advanced Fuel Cycle Waste Characteristics
Robert Stallman (Santa Clara University), Milos I. Atz (Argonne National Laboratory)
High Temperature Lead Cooled Fast Reactor for Advanced Drilling
Cole M. Kostelac (Missouri University of Science and Technology), Ashley R. Raster (Missouri University of Science and Technology), Matthew Resz (Missouri University of Science and Technology), Taylor D. Loftus (Missouri University of Science and Technology)
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