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The division was organized to promote the advancement of knowledge of the use of particle accelerator technologies for nuclear and other applications. It focuses on production of neutrons and other particles, utilization of these particles for scientific or industrial purposes, such as the production or destruction of radionuclides significant to energy, medicine, defense or other endeavors, as well as imaging and diagnostics.
2021 ANS Winter Meeting and Technology Expo
November 30–December 3, 2021
Washington, DC|Washington Hilton
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Lighting the path for next-generation PRA leaders in nuclear engineering
Our next-generation leaders must begin to think more creatively, using risk-informed solutions to ensure safe, resilient, sustainable, and socially responsible technological advancements to usher in an era void of technological accidents. Probabilistic risk assessment (PRA) research and education provide nuclear engineering students with the scientific expertise and viable skill sets essential for meeting the growing demand for risk analysts in nuclear energy domains.
June 12–16, 2022
Anaheim, CA|Anaheim Hilton
Per Peterson (University of California Berkeley)
Assistant General Chair:
Lou Martinez (Kairos Power LLC)
Kurshad Muftuoglu (Global Nuclear Fuel)
Embedded Topical Meeting
Chul-Hwa Song (KAERI)
Xiaodong Sun (University of Michigan)
William D. Pointer (Oak Ridge National Laboratory)
Dirk Lucas (Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden - Rossendorf)
Catherine Percher (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory)
Theresa Cutler (Los Alamos National Laboratory)
John Bess (Idaho National Laboratory)
Ales Necas (TAE Technologies Inc)
Technical Program Chair:
Paul Humrickhouse (INL)