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Human Factors, Instrumentation & Controls
Improving task performance, system reliability, system and personnel safety, efficiency, and effectiveness are the division's main objectives. Its major areas of interest include task design, procedures, training, instrument and control layout and placement, stress control, anthropometrics, psychological input, and motivation.
2021 ANS Winter Meeting and Technology Expo
November 30–December 3, 2021
Washington, DC|Washington Hilton
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Georgia Power again pushes back Vogtle project start dates
In what has become for nuclear advocates an all-too-familiar refrain, Georgia Power has made another revision to the Vogtle nuclear expansion project schedule. The company now predicts a Unit 3 in-service date in the third quarter of 2022 and a Unit 4 in-service date in the second quarter of 2023, representing a three-month shift for each unit.
July 15–21, 2023
NPIC&HMIT Honorary Chairs:
Richard Wood (University of Tennessee)
Joseph A. Naser II (Retired)
NPIC&HMIT General Chair:
Jamie Coble (University of Tennessee)
NPIC&HMIT Program Chair:
Vivek Agarwal (Idaho National Laboratory)
PSA Honorary Chair:
George F. Flanagan (Oak Ridge National Laboratory)
PSA General Chair:
Michael Muhlheim (Oak Ridge National Laboratory)
PSA Assistant General Chair:
Alex Huning (Oak Ridge National Laboratory)
PSA Program Chair:
Askin Guler Yigitoglu (Oak Ridge National Laboratory)