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Human Factors, Instrumentation & Controls
Improving task performance, system reliability, system and personnel safety, efficiency, and effectiveness are the division's main objectives. Its major areas of interest include task design, procedures, training, instrument and control layout and placement, stress control, anthropometrics, psychological input, and motivation.
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.)
International High-Level Radioactive Waste Management Conference
Thursday, November 17, 2022|10:00–11:45AM MST|Mesquite
Stylianos Chatzidakis (Purdue)
Brady D. Hanson
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Maximum Heat Load Configuration for NUHOMS® DSCs
Venkata Venigalla (Orano TN), Hui Liu (Orano TN)
Corrosion Resistant Coatings for Application on Spent Nuclear Fuel Canisters
B. Nation (Sandia), A. Knight (Sandia), R. Schaller (Sandia), C. Bryan (Sandia)
Thermal Modeling of Hanford Lead Canister's Heated Canister Test
Sarah R. Suffield (PNNL), Christopher L. Grant (PNNL), Nicholas A. Klymyshyn (PNNL)
Decay Heat Measurements and Analysis for BWR Fuel with Shorter Cooling Time
Henrik Liljenfeldt (Noemi Analytics), Hatice Akkurt (EPRI), Robert Hall (EPRI), Fredrik Johansson (Swedish Nuclear Fuel & Waste Management Co.), Jesper Kierkegaard (Vattenfall Nuclear Fuel)
Pretest Analysis of Spent Nuclear Fuel in a Seismic Shake Table Test
Nicholas Klymyshyn (PNNL), Kevin Kadooka (PNNL), Taylor Mason (PNNL), Casey Spitz (PNNL), Pavlo Ivanusa (PNNL), James Fitzpatrick (PNNL)
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