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Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Marco A. Marzo, Elena Maceiras, Sonia Fernandez Moreno, Ana Maria Vaz de Araujo, Maria Cristina Lourenco, Fabio C Dias
Abstract:The creation of ABACC and the Common System of Accounting and Control of Nuclear Materials (SCCC), a regional safeguards system with unique…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Leonardo A Pardo, Gabriela Acosta, Gustavo D Diaz, Agostina Serrano Betancour, Lilia C Palhares, Geraldo Renha Jr., Marcos Sodre Grund, Luiz Mello
Abstract:The confidence-building process between Argentina and Brazil during the 1980s led to a unique safeguards’ agreement: the Agreement between…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Andrew R. Kebert, Christopher Freeman
Abstract:5 Year In-Core Behavior of Gamma Thermometer Technology: Proof of Prototype Life ExpectancyThis paper summarizes the findings following a 5…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Nina D Rosenberg, Morag K Smith
Abstract:How do we recruit, train, and empower the next generation of arms control specialists? As LANL’s Program Director for Nuclear…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Michal Kuca, Andrew Thompson, Martin Comben
Abstract:Cobalt-60 used in panoramic irradiators for industrial and research applications can be an attractive theft or sabotage target. Sandia…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Lajos Nagy, Gergely Klujber, Yasunori Kitamura, Tsuyoshi Misawa, István Barth, Imre Pazsit, Máté Szieberth
Abstract:As presented at earlier INMM conferences, one can extract the singles, doubles and triples detection rates of multiplicity counting from…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Katherine M. Bachner, Steve Amundson, Odera Dim, Payton Bartz, Leon Ratz
Abstract:Nuclear engineering is an important educational and professional component of many key initiatives of the U.S., including energy and…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Michael Reed Smith, David Alexander Hannasch, Michael Hamel, Maikael Thomas, Maria Camila Gaitan-Cardenas
Abstract:This paper presents a deep learning-based method for detecting and visualizing atypical activity in video sequences to assist in the review…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Steven A. Dazeley, Viacheslav A. Li
Abstract:We describe a new form of flexible multiplicity counter to address gaps in fission nuclear data by measuring a broad range of correlated…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Oskar Fick Searfus, Matthew L Osborne, Igor Jovanovic
Abstract:Spent nuclear fuel (SNF) is an intriguing problem from a safeguard instrumentation perspective: for safety reasons, it must be packed with…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Zoe Gastelum, Timothy Shead, Ahmad Rushdi
Abstract:The scarcity of large, labelled data sets is a barrier to the development of computer vision models in many domains. In international…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Alessandro Borella, Ricardo Rossa, Klaas van der Meer, Guido Vittiglio, Gerald Kirchner, Manuel Kreutle
Abstract:The performance of measurement technologies play an important role in view of developing a verification strategy in a nuclear disarmament…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Ian Andrews
Abstract:Abstract INMM 62nd Annual Meeting August 21-26, 2021, Vienna, Austria A Multilevel Approach to Addressing Emerging Technologies in Nuclear…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Angelo Antonio Alessandrello, Stephan Bertl, Federica Mingrone
Abstract:The IAEA has developed a new safeguard verification software tool called the “Near Real Time System” (NRTS). NRTS is safeguard data…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Elisa Rapisarda
Abstract:The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) uses Unattended Monitoring Systems (UMS) to support safeguarding nuclear material in…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Kenneth Vilece, Michael Schoeppner, Amy Larson, Mika Nikkinen, Claude F. Norman, Marc Lafitte, Jacques G Baute
Abstract:The collection of environmental swipe samples by nuclear safeguards inspectors of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), sample…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Yuki Yokochi, Shi Chen, Kazuyuki Demachi
Abstract:According to the Incident and Trafficking Database (ITDB) of IAEA, nuclear security incidents occur in the world about once every three…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Klaus-Peter Ziock, Phil Evans, Ali Passian, William Ray, James R Younkin
Abstract:Tags and seals are important tools used in safeguards regimes for the control of nuclear materials. Vital to a successful tag or seal is…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Lixin Bu, Hongbin Liu, Lixia He
Abstract:In order to evaluate the function of NRTA (Near Real Time Accounting) in the reprocessing facility, a simulation model is built, which is…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Anthony Belian, Lee A ReFalo
Abstract:Nuclear material under IAEA Safeguards is required to be verified before being transferred to difficult to access locations such as…