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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.
International High-Level Radioactive Waste Management Conference
Thursday, November 17, 2022|8:00–9:45AM MST|Lantana
Haruko Wainwright (MIT)
Rosie Leone (Sandia)
Emily R. Stein
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Geologic Disposal Safety Assessment (GDSA) Biosphere Model Development
Caitlin Condon (PNNL), Saikat Ghosh (PNNL), Bruce Napier (PNNL), Glenn E. Hammond (PNNL), Harish Reddy Gadey (PNNL)
Draft Recommendations for New Generic Geologic Repository Environmental Standards for the United States
Peter Swift (Consultant), Michael J. Apted (INTERA), Lake H. Barrett (Lake Barrett Consulting), Steven P. Nesbit (LMNT Consulting)
International Perspectives to Guide Updates for US Generic Safety Standards on High-level Waste Disposal
Michael J. Apted (INTERA), Lake H. Barett (Lake Barrett Consulting), John H. Kessler (J Kessler and Assoc.), Steven P. Nesbit (LMNT Consulting), Peter Swift (Consultant)
Characteristics of Future Human Society Assumed in Geologic Repository Standards
Steven P. Nesbit (LMNT Consulting), Michael J. Apted (INTERA), Lake H. Barrett (L. Barrett Consulting), John H. Kessler (J Kessler and Assoc.), Peter N. Swift (Consultant)
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