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Materials in Nuclear Energy Systems (MiNES 2023)
December 10–14, 2023
New Orleans, LA|New Orleans Marriott
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Recap: The 2023 ANS Winter Meeting
The American Nuclear Society’s 2023 Winter Meeting and Expo opened on November 12, and its packed opening plenary the next day generated a lot of buzz. Featured speakers included West Virginia senators Shelley Moore Capito and Joe Manchin as well as Nuclear Regulatory Commission chair Christopher Hanson. They each addressed top issues facing the nuclear enterprise to a full house of more than 1,000 members of the wider nuclear community.
Technical Session|Sponsored by NCSD
Friday, December 3, 2021|10:00–11:45AM EST |Gunston
Michael A. Fendler
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Fissile Discharge to Unfavorable Geometries: NCS Controls for a Calciner Off-Gas System
Frank J. Sweeney (Y-12 National Security Complex), Spencer P. Jordan (Y-12 National Security Complex), Christopher A. Belk (Y-12 National Security Complex)
Critical Parameters of Actinide Nuclides Computed Using ENDF/B-VI, VII.0, VII.1, and VIII.0 Cross Sections
Richard G. Taylor (Univ. of Tennessee, Knoxville)
Validation of KENO Delayed Neutron Fraction Capabilities
Alex Shaw (ORNL), William Marshall (ORNL)
Bayesian Monte Carlo Evaluation Framework for Imperfect Nuclear Data
Jesse M. Brown (ORNL), Goran Arbanas (ORNL), Andrew Holcomb (ORNL), Dorothea Wiarda (ORNL)
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