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Conference on Nuclear Training and Education: A Biennial International Forum (CONTE 2023)
February 6–9, 2023
Amelia Island, FL|Omni Amelia Island Resort
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A fateful day for nuclear waste policy: January 31, 1998
Next week will mark 25 years since January 31, 1998, a familiar date to most in the nuclear community, and revisited in today’s #ThrowbackThursday post with an article from the March 1998 issue of Nuclear News. “Those in the nuclear power industry are aware of the significance of the date January 31, 1998. ln the Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982, that date was set as the deadline for the U.S. government—more specifically, the Department of Energy—to begin taking possession of and responsibility for spent nuclear fuel from nuclear power plants nationwide” (NN, March 1998, p. 59).
Technical Session|Sponsored by Thermal Hydraulics
Saturday, April 16, 2022|1:15–2:45PM CDT|Innovation Room
Sponsored by ANS Thermal Hydraulics Division and
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Fabrication of Indistinguishable Additively Manufactured Heat Transfer Enhancements for Advanced Reactor Thermal Hydraulic Component Design
Ryan P. McGuire (Virginia Commonwealth Univ.), Arturo Cabral (Virginia Commonwealth Univ.), Lane B. Carasik (Virginia Commonwealth Univ.)
The Effect of Inertial Coupling in the MNM-DFM
Paul W. Stockett (Purdue), Alejandro Clausse (Purdue), Martin A. Lopez de Bertodano (Purdue)
Experimental validation of PANS and RANS turbulence models for CFD simulations of the flow in a rod bundle with a channel-type spacer grid
Camila Freitas Matozinhos (TAMU), Rodolfo Vaghetto (TAMU), Yassin A. Hassan (TAMU)
Experimental Investigation of Fluorescent Dye in Molten Salt Surrogate Fluid Dowtherm-A for LIF Applications
Kara Wilke (TAMU), Daniel Orea (TAMU), Rodolfo Vaghetto (TAMU), Yassin A. Hassan (TAMU)
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