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Idaho Falls, ID|Snake River Event Center
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Idaho site achieves spent fuel milestone
At Idaho National Laboratory, Department of Energy leaders joined tribal, state, and local officials; contractors; and workers on March 28 to mark a recent milestone with the state of Idaho nearly 25 years in the making. The milestone was the completion of a spent fuel wet-to-dry project more than nine months ahead of a 1995 Idaho Settlement Agreement deadline.
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There are 545 papers, 3 panel discussions, and 17 technical keynote addresses. Papers are arranged into seven technical tracks, including Fundamental Thermal Hydraulics, Computational Thermal Hydraulics, Verification and Validation, Safety of Existing Reactors, Severe Accidents, and Thermal Hydraulics in Advanced Reactors. The seventh track includes emerging topical areas of interest, and for NURETH-18, these are topics such as the Thermal Hydraulics of TREAT, FluidStructure Interactions, the Benchmark Study of the Accident at the Fukushima Phase 2, and the Thermal Hydraulics of Fluoride Salt-Cooled High-Temperature Reactors.