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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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The development of modern nuclear reactor technologies relies heavily on complex software codes and computer simulations to support the design, construction, and testing of physical hardware systems. These tools allow for rigorous testing of theory and thorough verification of design under various use or transient power scenarios.
Technical Session|Sponsored by OPD
Friday, December 3, 2021|10:00–11:45AM EST |Fairchild
Temi Adeyeye (Westinghouse)
Piyush Sabharwall (INL)
W. Neal Mann (ANL)
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Design Uncertainty Elimination for a Mutual Inductance Level Sensor
Duane DiCenzo (Univ. of Pittsburgh), Teddy Kent (ANL), Heng Ban (Univ. of Pittsburgh), Chris Grandy (ANL)
Advanced Nuclear Industry Prepared for Future Licensing and Deployment
Cyril W. Draffin, Jr. (US Nuclear Industry Council), Jeffery S. Merrifield (Pillsbury), Peter S. Hastings (Kairos Power)
Techno-Economic Analysis of Various Small Modular Nuclear Reactors
Anthony Asuega (Colorado State Univ.), Jason Quinn (Colorado State Univ.)
Insights from Capital Cost Estimation of GENIII+ Plants
W. Robb Stewart (MIT), Koroush Shirvan (MIT)
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