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Hanford completes wastewater basin work to support tank waste treatment
Record-breaking heat and the vast size of the job did not stop the Department of Energy’s Office of River Protection and its tank operations contractor, Washington River Protection Solutions (WRPS), from completing a construction project critical to the Hanford Site’s Direct-Feed Low-Activity Waste program for treating radioactive tank waste.
A. Kreter, C. Brandt, A. Huber, S. Kraus, S. Möller, M. Reinhart, B. Schweer, G. Sergienko, B. Unterberg
Fusion Science and Technology | Volume 68 | Number 1 | July 2015 | Pages 8-14
Technical Paper | Open Magnetic Systems 2014 | dx.doi.org/10.13182/FST14-906
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The linear plasma device PSI-2 serves as a pilot experiment for the development of components, operational regimes and control systems for the linear plasma device JULE-PSI, which will be located in the nuclear environment allowing studies of radioactive and toxic samples. PSI-2 is also used for fusion reactor relevant plasma-material interaction studies. This contribution describes the PSI-2 layout and parameters and summarizes the recent scientific and technical progress in the project, including the installation of a target station for the sample manipulation and analyses.