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Nuclear Installations Safety
Devoted specifically to the safety of nuclear installations and the health and safety of the public, this division seeks a better understanding of the role of safety in the design, construction and operation of nuclear installation facilities. The division also promotes engineering and scientific technology advancement associated with the safety of such facilities.
2024 ANS Annual Conference
June 9–12, 2024
Las Vegas, NV|The Mirage
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New report details impact of nuclear energy in southeastern U.S.
A seminal new report by the Southeast Nuclear Advisory Council and E4 Carolinas has identified the significant economic impact of the nuclear industry within the southeastern United States. The report, The Economic Impact of the Nuclear Industry in the Southeast United States, provides a baseline for future research into the crucial role nuclear power plants play in shaping regional economies and facilitating the shift to clean energy.
The Consortium for Advanced Simulation of Light Water Reactors Virtual Meeting
Technical Session|Sponsored by Advanced Modeling Applications
Wednesday, November 18, 2020|12:00–2:10PM EST
Zeses Karoutas (Westinghouse)
Andrew Godfrey (ORNL)
Scott Palmtag (NCSU)
William Dawn (NC State Univ.)
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Evaluation of VERA Transient Capability for Analyzing PWR Control Rod Ejection Accident
Vefa N. Kucukboyaci (Westinghouse Electric Company)
CTF Improvements through the CFD-Informed Sub-Channel Hi2Lo Process
Emre Tatli (Westinghouse Electric Company), Yixing Sung (Westinghouse Electric Company), Robert K. Salko (Oak Ridge National Laboratory)
CASL VERA Applications to Departure from Nucleate Boiling Challenge Problem
Yixing Sung (Westinghouse Electric Co. LLC), Vefa N. Kucukboyaci (Westinghouse Electric Company), Yiban Xu (Westinghouse Electric Company), Robert K. Salko (Oak Ridge National Laboratory)
Neutronics and CRUD Analyses of the NuScale Small Modular Reactor
Travis Lange (Idaho National Laboratory), Azat Galimov (NuScale Power LLC), Jim Eller (Oak Ridge National Laboratory), Kenny Epperson (Epperson Engineering), Andrew Godfrey (Oak Ridge National Laboratory), Larry Linik (NuScale Power LLC)
Catawba 2 CRUD Risk Assessment
Travis Lange (Idaho National Laboratory)
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