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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.
Nuclear and Emerging Technologies for Space (NETS 2023)
May 7–11, 2023
Idaho Falls, ID|Snake River Event Center
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Idaho site achieves spent fuel milestone
At Idaho National Laboratory, Department of Energy leaders joined tribal, state, and local officials; contractors; and workers on March 28 to mark a recent milestone with the state of Idaho nearly 25 years in the making. The milestone was the completion of a spent fuel wet-to-dry project more than nine months ahead of a 1995 Idaho Settlement Agreement deadline.
June 9–13, 2019
The Value of Nuclear
Minneapolis, MN|Hyatt Regency Minneapolis
Timothy O'Connor (Sr. VP and CNO, Xcel Energy)
Assistant General Chairs:
Patrick Burke (Xcel Energy)
Peter Gardner (Xcel Energy)
Pam Gorman (Xcel Energy)
Sheri Hallberg (Xcel Energy)
Michelle Kelly (WIN Sponsor, (Xcel Energy))
Sue Aggarwal (President & CEO, NMNTI)
Assistant Program Chair:
James Byrne (Byrne & Associates)