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Fuel Cycle & Waste Management
Devoted to all aspects of the nuclear fuel cycle including waste management, worldwide. Division specific areas of interest and involvement include uranium conversion and enrichment; fuel fabrication, management (in-core and ex-core) and recycle; transportation; safeguards; high-level, low-level and mixed waste management and disposal; public policy and program management; decontamination and decommissioning environmental restoration; and excess weapons materials disposition.
Materials in Nuclear Energy Systems (MiNES 2023)
December 10–14, 2023
New Orleans, LA|New Orleans Marriott
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Eisenhower’s “Atoms for Peace” at 70
Seventy years ago to the day, President Dwight D. Eisenhower gave his historic address to the United Nations General Assembly in New York City. (See December 2023 Nuclear News's “Leaders” column to read the reflections of Kathryn Huff, the Department of Energy’s assistant secretary for nuclear energy, on the speech’s anniversary.)
Technical Session|Sponsored by FCWMD
Thursday, December 2, 2021|1:00–2:45PM EST |Columbia 12
Jenifer Shafer (Colorado School of Mines)
Christina Leggett (Booz Allen Hamilton)
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Radiation Resistant Functional Materials for Noble Gas Management
Praveen K. Thallapally (PNNL), Alexander Robinson (PNNL), Jian Liu (PNNL), Minbum Kim (PNNL)
Reprocessing Capabilities of FeCrAl-Clad Used Fuel
Raul B. Rebak (GE Research), Rajnikant V. Umretiya (GE Research), Andrew K. Hoffman (GE Research), Liang Yin (GE Research), Aida Amroussia (GE Research), Dan R. Lutz (GE Power)
Co-Siting Fission Battery Refurbishment, Nuclear Hydrogen and Fuel-Cycle Facilities with Waste Disposal Sites
Charles Forsberg (MIT)
Deposition in SNF Storage Systems: Best Practices for Particle Injection
Ben J. Jensen (PNNL), Philip J. Jensen (PNNL), Sarah R. Suffield (PNNL)
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