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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 RPSD
Wednesday, November 18, 2020|3:50–5:30PM (4:50–6:30PM EST)
Irina I. Popova
Julie Bry (American Nuclear Society)
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Supplemental Shielding for the Advanced Photon Source Upgrade Particle Accumulator Ring
Uli Wienands (Argonne National Laboratory), Chih-yuan Yao (Argonne National Laboratory), Kent Wootton (Argonne National Laboratory), Bradley J. Micklich (Argonne National Laboratory), Stanley Wiedmeyer (Argonne National Laboratory), John Vacca (Argonne National Laboratory), Greg Fystro (Argonne National Laboratory), Victor Guarino (Argonne National Laboratory), Jeffrey Dooling (Argonne National Laboratory), Glenn Decker (Argonne National Laboratory), Joseph Calvey (Argonne National Laboratory), Michael Borland (Argonne National Laboratory), Katherine Harkay (Argonne National Laboratory)
A Fundamental Study on the Calculation Environment for Radiation Shielding Design of Accelerator Facilities
Nobuo Ikeda (Kyusyu University), Nobuhiro Shigyo (Kyusyu University), Ken-ichi Kimura (Fujita Corporation)
DESIGN AND OPTIMIZATION OF THE SHIELDING OF AN ACCELERATOR DRIVEN THORIUM-FUELED MOLTEN SALT LOOP USING MCNP6
Yassin A. Hassan (Texas A&M University), Rodolfo Vaghetto (Texas A&M University), Se R. Yang (Texas A&M University), Luay Alawneh (Texas A&M University), Eman H. Alsmadi (Texas A&M University)
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