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2023 ANS Annual Meeting
June 11–14, 2023
Indianapolis, IN|Marriott Indianapolis Downtown
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Art exhibit visits IIT
Nuclear power plant cooling towers are easily recognizable for their familiar hyperboloid shape. But an art exhibit running at the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago aims to give visitors a different perspective.
The Art of the Reactor, an exhibit by the National Museum of Nuclear Science and History and hosted by IIT’s Lewis College of Science and Letters, opened on November 4 and runs until Sunday, December 4 at Hermann Hall on the IIT campus.
Technical Session|Sponsored by OPD
Tuesday, November 15, 2022|3:15–5:00PM MST|Honeysuckle
Piyush Sabharwall (INL)
Iza Lantgios (Univ. Pittsburgh)
William N. Mann
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Long Duration Heat Storage Using Crushed Rock and Nuclear Heat: Impact on Grid Design
Charles Forsberg (MIT), Gene Preston (Consultant)
Conceptual Study of Hydrogen Generation with Cobalt-60 Through Radiolysis
Julia Witham (MIT), Daniel Moneghan (EPRI), Koroush Shirvan (MIT)
Heat Recovery Steam Generator Models in Support of Integrated Energy Systems
Logan Williams (NCSU), J. Michael Doster (NCSU), Stephen Terry (NCSU), Konor Frick (INL)
21st Century Integrated Advanced Thermal Cycles
Michael F. Keller (Hybrid Power Technologies)
Desalination Multi-Effect Evaporator Model in Support of Integrated Energy Systems
Emily Solis (NCSU), Logan Williams (NCSU), Stephen Terry (NCSU), Joseph Doster (NCSU), Daniel Mikkelson (INL)
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