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Materials in Nuclear Energy Systems (MiNES 2023)
December 10–14, 2023
New Orleans, LA|New Orleans Marriott
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ENEC inks deal with Kazatomprom, MOUs with TerraPower, GEH
On the margins of the COP28 climate conference in Dubai, UAE, this week, Barakah nuclear plant owner Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) signed its first commercial uranium fuel supply contract with Kazatomprom, in addition to memorandums of understanding with two U.S.-based advanced reactor developers—TerraPower and GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH).
Saturday, April 10, 2021|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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