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2022 ANS Winter Meeting and Technology Expo
November 13–17, 2022
Phoenix, AZ|Arizona Grand Resort
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Environmental Management: GAO Report Shows Mission Far From Complete
This spring, the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) released an insightful report reviewing and summarizing the status and performance of the largest projects and operations within the Department of Energy’s Office of Environmental Management (EM), which is responsible for the cleanup of hazardous and radioactive waste at sites and facilities that have been contaminated from decades of nuclear weapons production and nuclear energy research.
Saturday, April 10, 2021|3:30–4:15PM (4:30–5:15PM EDT)
Arsen Iskhakov (NC State Univ.)
Edward Chen (NC State Univ.)
Jake Mitstifer (Univ. of Ill., Urbana-Champaign)
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A Transportation Cask to Ship Used Microreactor Fuel
Steven Chen (University of Michigan), Sumit K. Basak (University of Michigan), Christopher E. O'Neil (University of Michigan), Dale B. Lancaster (University of Michigan), Everett L. Redmond (Nuclear Energy Institute)
Microreactor for Military Deployment: Design and Simulation
Elizabeth Farnan (United States Naval Academy), Jennifer Iniguez (United States Naval Academy), James Scowcroft (United States Naval Academy), Jean-Paul Anyansi (United States Naval Academy)
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