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April 8–10, 2021
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DOE lists five stories to watch in 2021
Despite all the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, the U.S. nuclear energy community pulled out some big wins in 2020, and this year could be even bigger, according to the Department of Energy’s Office of Nuclear Energy.
From deep space exploration on Mars to a historic new reactor coming online in Waynesboro, Ga., 2021 will be a record-breaking year for the industry—both good and potentially bad.
Find the full details on the DOE-NE website.
Technical Session|Sponsored by THD
Wednesday, November 18, 2020|1:40–3:20PM (2:40–4:20PM EST)
Guillaume P. Mignot
John C. Luxat
Erica McGowan (American Nuclear Society)
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Metallic Fuel Relocation Experiment with Pressure Injection using Real Time X-ray Video System
Tae Il Kim (Argonne National Laboratory), Dzmitry Harbaruk (Argonne National Laboratory), Darius Lisowski (Argonne National Laboratory), Nathan Bremer (Argonne National Laboratory), Mitchell Farmer (Argonne National Laboratory), Christopher Grandy (Argonne National Laboratory), Yoon I. Chang (Argonne National Laboratory)
Functional Requirements for the Modeling of Advanced Reactor Mechanistic Source Term
Shayan Shahbazi (Argonne National Laboratory), David Grabaskas (Argonne National Laboratory)
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