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2021 ANS Winter Meeting and Technology Expo
November 30–December 3, 2021
Washington, DC|Washington Hilton
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Effort to overturn Montana’s pronuclear law advances
A Montana citizens group received the go-ahead this week to collect signatures for a ballot initiative that could wind up repealing a recently enacted law that allows the state legislature to okay the construction of nuclear power facilities without direct input from the public.
Saturday, April 10, 2021|1:00–2:30PM (2:00–3:30PM EDT)|Room 2
Chaitee Godbole (NC State Univ.)
Edward Chen (NC State Univ.)
Joshua Hoffman (Univ. of Ill., Urbana-Champaign)
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Monte Carlo Modeling for a High-Resolution Perovskite Gamma Detector using GEANT4
Charles Han (University of Nevada Las Vegas), Alexander Barzilov (University of Nevada Las Vegas)
Detection of Neutrons from PuBe, AmBe, and Cf-252 Isotope Sources using Tensioned Metastable Fluid Detectors
Catalin A. Harabagiu (Purdue University), Stepan Ozerov (Purdue University), Nathan Boyle (Purdue University), Mitchell P. Hemesath (Purdue University), Rusi Taleyarkhan (Purdue University)
Radiological Consequence Analysis of a Microreactor via the Gaussian Plume Model in a Hypothetical Catastrophic Accident Scenario
Nick Joslin (North Carolina State University), Mihai A. Diaconeasa (North Carolina State University)
Demonstration of NanoTritium Betavoltaic Power System Delivery
Darrell S. Cheu (Purdue University), Thomas E. Adams (Naval Surface Warfare Center Crane Division), Shripad T. Revankar (Purdue University)
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