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2022 ANS Winter Meeting and Technology Expo
November 13–17, 2022
Phoenix, AZ|Arizona Grand Resort
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The DRUM program: Cataloging America’s abandoned uranium mines
Based on a review of U.S. Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) records and available data from numerous agencies, there are an estimated 4,225 mines across the country that provided uranium ore to the U.S. government for defense-related purposes between 1947 and 1970. To aid in the cleanup of these legacy uranium mines and establish a record of their locations and current conditions, the Defense-Related Uranium Mines (DRUM) program was established within the Department of Energy’s Office of Legacy Management (LM).
Technical Session|Sponsored by Materials Science & Technology
Friday, April 15, 2022|3:00–4:30PM CDT|Loyalty Room
Sponsored by ANS Material Science & Technology Division
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A Sensitivity Study on Segmentation and Reconstruction Techniques for Synchrotron Micro-computed Tomography Measurements of Neutron Irradiated U-Mo Fuel
Kezia S. Peck (Purdue), Alejandro L. Figueroa (Purdue University, College of Engineering), Maria A. Okuniewski (Purdue)
Finite Element Analysis on Grips and Specimen Assemblies Within a Versatile In-situ Creep Capsule
William C. Gilman (Purdue), Dulus Owen (Purdue), Maria A. Okuniewski (Purdue)
Laser Ablation Treatment of Aluminum for Corrosion Resistance in Molten Salt
Peggy T. Cawley (Virginia Commonwealth Univ.), Supathorn Phongikaroon (Virginia Commonwealth Univ.), Dimitris P. Killinger (Virginia Commonwealth Univ.), Maggi M. Anderson (Virginia Commonwealth Univ.)
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