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Members are devoted to applying nuclear science and engineering technologies involving isotopes, radiation applications, and associated equipment in scientific research, development, and industrial processes. Their interests lie primarily in education, industrial uses, biology, medicine, and health physics. Division committees include Analytical Applications of Isotopes and Radiation, Biology and Medicine, Radiation Applications, Radiation Sources and Detection, and Thermal Power Sources.
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 Fuel Materials and Chemistry
Tuesday, November 17, 2020|12:00–2:10PM EST
Richard Williamson (INL)
David Andersson (LANL)
Scott Palmtag (NCSU)
Vincent Novellino (NC State Univ.)
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Core Wide PCI Screening Analysis
Joseph Y.R. Rashid (Structural Integrity Associates, Inc.), Wenfeng Liu (Structural Integrity Associates, Inc.)
The Thermo-Mechanical Fracture of Chromium Film-Zirconium Substrates
Tamir Hasan (North Carolina State University), Mohammed Zikry (North Carolina State University)
Kinetic model of incipient hydride formation in Zr clad under dynamic oxide growth conditions
Qianran Yu (University of California Los Angeles), Michael Reyes (University of California Los Angeles), Nachiket Shah (University of California Los Angeles), Jaime Marian (University of California Los Angeles)
Creep Wear and Gap Modeling for GTRF
Wei Lu (University of Michigan), Michael Thouless (University of Michigan)
3D Modeling of Missing Pellet Surface Defects with BISON
Benjamin Spencer (Idaho National Laboratory), Richard L. Williamson (Idaho National Laboratory), D. S. Stafford (Southwestern Scientific Ltd. Co.), Stephen R. Novascone (Idaho National Laboratory), Jason Hales (Idaho National Laboratory), Giovanni Pastore (University of Tennessee)
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