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2022 ANS Annual Meeting
June 12–16, 2022
Anaheim, CA|Anaheim Hilton
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Technical Session|Sponsored by NISD
Wednesday, December 1, 2021|11:30AM–1:15PM (12:30–2:15PM EST)|Columbia 11
Mihai A. Diaconeasa (NCSU)
Sola Talabi (Pittsburgh Technical)
Askin Guler Yigitoglu (ORNL)
Aaron S. Epiney (INL)
This session will include presentations of the technical papers listed below, and the winner of NISD's 2021 Tommy Thompson award, Karl Fleming, will be recognized for his outstanding contributions to the enhancement of nuclear installations safety.
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Reliability of Cascade Failure of Heat Pipes in Micro Modular Reactors
11:35–11:55AM (12:35–12:55PM EST)
Eunseo So (INL), Man Cheol Kim (Chung-Ang Univ.)
Pathway to Resolving Gaps in Advanced Reactor Mechanistic Source Term
11:55AM–12:15PM (12:55–1:15PM EST)
Shayan Shahbazi (ANL), David Grabaskas (ANL)
Enabling Nuclear Deployment in Locations Without Robust Regulatory Institutions Through Technology-Enhanced Regulatory Frameworks
12:15–12:35PM (1:15–1:35PM EST)
Rohan Biwalkar (Pittsburgh Technical), Sola Talabi (Pittsburgh Technical)
Task Analysis for Human Reliability Analysis of Startup and Shutdown Operation
12:35–12:55PM (1:35–1:55PM EST)
Woo Seok Jo (Ulsan Nat'l Institute of Science and Technology), Seung Jun Lee (Ulsan Nat'l Institute of Science & Technology)
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