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Route readiness elements in a large-scale spent nuclear fuel transportation system
The scale and duration of a national campaign to transport spent nuclear fuel (SNF) from commercial nuclear power plants around the United States would be unprecedented. A meticulous level of planning that considers many elements is needed to inspire public confidence and support.
Aaron S. Epiney (Idaho National Laboratory), Begona Aranguren (Texas A&M University College Station), John Darrell Bess (Idaho National Laboratory), Daniel B. Chapman (Idaho National Laboratory), Kayla Clements (University of Florida), Austin D. Fleming (Idaho National Laboratory), Justin T. Johnson (Idaho National Laboratory), Matthew R. Ramirez (Idaho National Laboratory), Daniel Michael Wachs (Idaho National Laboratory), Kevan D. Weaver (Idaho National Laboratory), Nicolas Eric Woolstenhulme (Idaho National Laboratory)
Transactions | Volume 123 | Number 1 | November 2020 | Pages 1825-1828