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Human Factors, Instrumentation & Controls
Improving task performance, system reliability, system and personnel safety, efficiency, and effectiveness are the division's main objectives. Its major areas of interest include task design, procedures, training, instrument and control layout and placement, stress control, anthropometrics, psychological input, and motivation.
2022 ANS Annual Meeting
June 12–16, 2022
Anaheim, CA|Anaheim Hilton
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DOE extends application deadline for nuclear credit program
The Department of Energy today announced an extension to its deadline for applications and sealed bid submissions under the $6 billion Civil Nuclear Credit (CNC) Program, launched earlier this year.
According to the DOE, owners and operators of nuclear power reactors most at risk of premature retirement due to economic difficulties have 47 more days to submit applications for certification and sealed bids for credits. The deadline for the first CNC award cycle, originally set for tomorrow, is now 11:59 p.m. MDT on July 5.
November 16, 2021|7:30–9:00PM (8:30–10:00PM EST)
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Peter Bruce Lyons (1943-2021) was a larger-than life contributor to many aspects of the nuclear energy landscape. His career touched Los Alamos National Laboratory, the US Senate staff, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, the Department of Energy, and the American Nuclear Society. The Trinity Local Section brought together representatives of those various phases of Pete’s technical life to offer a professional tribute to his many technical contributions and accomplishments.