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ANS members approve amendment adding YMG rep to board of directors
The American Nuclear Society will include a representative from the Young Members Group on its Board of Directors after ANS members voted this week overwhelmingly in favor of amending Article B6 of the ANS bylaws. The change was mandated by Objective Outcome 5 of the ANS Change Plan 2020.
To keep the number of directors at 16, the approved amendment decreased the number of non–U.S. resident directors from three to two.
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The International Topical Meeting on Advances in Thermal Hydraulics (ATH 2018) contains over 120 full-length papers and extended summaries. This is the fourth meeting in this series organized by the ANS Thermal Hydraulics Division covering recent advances and new developments in nuclear thermal hydraulics. Some of the topics covered were two-phase flow and heat transfer fundamentals, computational methods; modeling, verification, and validation; experimental methods and instrumentation; light water reactor thermal hydraulics and safety; thermal hydraulics of severe accidents; and advanced reactor hydraulics.