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NNSA releases contractor performance evaluations
The National Nuclear Security Administration last week released performance evaluation summaries on the effectiveness of its management and operating (M&O) contractors in meeting the agency’s expectations during fiscal year 2020.
The summaries feature assessment “scorecards,” as well as links to M&O contractor performance evaluation and measurement plans. Also included are specific contractor accomplishments, plus issues requiring attention.
Technical Session|Sponsored by MSTD
Tuesday, November 17, 2020|3:50–5:30PM (4:50–6:30PM EST)
Colby B. Jensen
Vincenzo V. Rondinella
Kenneth J. Geelhood
Daryl Rizzo (American Nuclear Society)
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Post-Irradiation Examination Supporting the Transformational Challenge Reactor
Annabelle Le Coq (Oak Ridge National Laboratory), Kurt A. Terrani (Oak Ridge National Laboratory), Jesse W. Werden (Oak Ridge National Laboratory), Xunxiang Hu (Oak Ridge National Laboratory), Thak Sang Byun (Oak Ridge National Laboratory), Kory Linton (Oak Ridge National Laboratory)
Microstructural Characterization of U-Mo Dispersion Fuel Using Automated Image Processing
Adam B. Robinson (Idaho National Laboratory), Meimei Li (Argonne National Lab), Wei-Ying Chen (Argonne National Lab), Dennis D. Keiser (Idaho National Laboratory), Abdellatif M. Yacout (Argonne National Laboratory), Gerard L. Hofman (Argonne National Laboratory), Laura M. Jamison (Argonne National Laboratory), Bei Ye (Argonne National Laboratory), Zhi-Gang Mei (Argonne National Laboratory)
Post-Irradiation Examination of 3D-Printed SiC
Kurt A. Terrani (Oak Ridge National Laboratory), Thak S. Byun (Oak Ridge National Laboratory), Yanwen Zhang (Oak Ridge National Laboratory), Chad M. Parish (Oak Ridge National Laboratory), Takaaki Koyanagi (ORNL), Hsin Wang (Oak Ridge National Laboratory), Timothy G. Lach (ORNL)
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