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Conference on Nuclear Training and Education: A Biennial International Forum (CONTE 2021)
February 9–11, 2021
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Former NRC chairs issue vaccine timeline recommendation to CDC
Five former chairmen of the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission—Stephen Burns, Allison Macfarlane, Nils Diaz, Richard Meserve, and Dale Klein—signed a letter to José Romero, Arkansas health secretary and chair of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) immunization advisory committee, requesting that the advisory committee update its recommendation for COVID-19 vaccine allocation guidance for the energy workforce (including nuclear energy workers).
Currently, the CDC has four phases for the COVID-19 vaccine rollout. Those phases are numbered:
Technical Session|Sponsored by RPSD
Wednesday, November 18, 2020|11:00AM–1:10PM (12:00–2:10PM EST)
Lucas M. Rolison
Robert B. Hayes
Michael Lorne Fensin
Paul LaTour (American Nuclear Society)
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Planar versus Half-Isotropic Angle and Energy Dependent Dose Response Functions for Neutron Transport in Air
Michael Lorne Fensin (Los Alamos National Laboratory)
Preliminary Applicability Analysis of the Point Kernel Technique for Large-scale Gamma-ray Source
Cheol W. Lee (Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute), Moon H. Han (Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute), Jo E. Lee (Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute), Eun H. Kim (Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute), Won T. Hwang (Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute), Haesun Jeong (Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute)
Variance Reduction Techniques Applied in Neutron Porosity Modelling Using Geant4
Ye Chen (High Energy Accelerator Research Organization (KEK), Tsukuba, Japan), Yulian Li (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China), Qiong Zhang (University of Electronic Science and Technology of China)
Multifaceted coded nuclear data libraries assemblage, verification and validation: TENDL-2019
Jaakko Leppanen (VTT), Paul. K. Romano (ANL), Steven C. van d. Marck (NRG), Cedric Jouanne (CEA), Albert C. Kahler (Kahler Nuclear Data Services), Mark R. Gilbert (UKAEA), Dimitri Rochman (PSI), Arjan Koning (IAEA), Jean-Christophe C. Sublet (International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA))
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