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2021 ANS Virtual Annual Meeting
June 14–16, 2021
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How the NRC modernized its digital I&C infrastructure and where it goes from here
The Nuclear Regulatory Commissiona first formally developed infrastructure for the review of digital instrumentation and control (I&C) systems in the 1990s. Although the current fleet of nuclear power plants in the United States was originally designed and constructed with analog systems, the U.S. nuclear industry has for more than 30 years been working to upgrade these older systems with modern digital equipment.
Saturday, April 10, 2021|10:00–11:00AM (11:00AM–12:00PM EDT)
Roberto Fairhurst-Agosta (Univ. of Ill., Urbana-Champaign)
Edward Chen (NCSU)
Alp Tezbasaran (NCSU)
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Multi-Mode Imaging for TRISO-fueled Pebble Identification
Ming Fang (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), Angela Di Fulvio (University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign)
Process Model Development for Spent Nuclear Fuel Flowsheet Optimization
Anna C. Whitfield (Savannah River Nuclear Solutions), Tara Smith (Savannah River Nuclear Solutions), Matthew Arnold (Savannah River Nuclear Solutions)
Preliminary Analysis of Fuel Cycles for PRISM Reactor
Dora Chiang (University of Nevada Las Vegas), Alexander Barzilov (University of Nevada Las Vegas)
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