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Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Nickolas J. Roth, Matthew Bunn, William H. Tobey, Dmitry Kovchegin, Laura Holgate
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In 2011, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) released the fifth revision of its Nuclear Security Recommendations on Physical…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Anna Caldwell-Overdier, Lee Burke, Jackson Chin, Romarie Morales Rosado, Baptiste Mouginot, Paul Whitney, Paul Wilson
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In this paper we discuss a proof-of-concept statistical analysis of a nuclear fuel diversion scenario using only data representing material…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Igor Bolshinsky, Ken Bateman, Erlan Baterbekov, Erbol Koyanbayev, Yulia Baklanova
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The National Nuclear Center of Kazakhstan (NNC) poses an Impulse Graphite Reactor (IGR) with homogeneous uranium-graphite core. Graphite…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Julie Oddou, François Bonino, Eugénie VIAL, Louis OLIVIER
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<i>The Treaty of Tlatelolco, opened for signature in 1967, establishes a Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zone (NWFZ) in the Latin America and the…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Arpita Datta, Alpana Goel
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Nuclear energy plays an increasingly important role as a clean source of energy not only in India, but also in most of the countries around…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Shaun D. Clarke, Nathan P. Giha, Sara A. Pozzi
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Nuclear explosion monitoring is performed globally using seismic, infrasound, hydroacoustic, and radioxenon technologies. Of these four…
Type:JNMM
Volume:48
Issue:2
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Our friend and colleague, Dennis Mangan, passed from this life on September 28, 2020. “Denny” graduated from Notre Dame in 1960 with a…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):David L. Chichester, James T. Johnson, Scott M. Watson, Timothy R. Pope, Glenn A. Fugate
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A new In-Field Alpha Spectrometry (IFAS) system is being developed to allow quick turnaround measurements of uranium enrichment in uranium…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Jason M. Richards, Lee T. Trowbridge, Darrell W. Simmons, Harold L. Jennings, Chris P. Boring, Leigh R. Martin, Glenn A. Fugate, Pete Stephenson, Will C. Beaumont, William S. Cassata, Michael J. Singleton
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Oak Ridge National Laboratory and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory have developed systems that can access and collect head space…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Stephen Croft, Ramkumar Venkataraman, Jeffrey Chapman, Thomas Sampson
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At about 14.3 years, 241 Pu has the shortest half-life of the abundant plutonium isotopes present in the products of reprocessed irradiated…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Michael Higgins, Zoe N. Gastelum
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Deep Learning (DL) has been a concept since the late 1950s and has advanced significantly in the last twenty years due to enhanced…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Jason Reinhardt, Michael Hamel, Ben Bonin, Eva Uribe
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There remain several challenges to verifying potential future nuclear arms control agreements. These include, among others, protecting…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Garrett E. McMath, Vlad Henzl, Paul Mendoza, Carlos Rael, Margaret Root, Alexis Trahan, Holly Trellue
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A nondestructive assay (NDA) instrument, conceptualized, designed, and fielded by Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL), was deployed at…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Brandon Gorton, Jaime Wise, Eric Gonzalez, Clay Hagler, Derek Higgins
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Abstract 138INMM Annual Meeting The design and implementation of new security technologies must account for numerous and complex…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Brandon Gorton, Jaime Wise, Eric Gonzalez, Clay Hagler, Derek Higgins
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A Sentry Remote Monitoring System (Sentry-RMS) is a stand-alone security system that provides detection, assessment, and communication of…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Maria E. Morales-Arteaga, Rebecca B. Thomas
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Measurements for nuclear material accounting and control need reference materials as the foundation of the measurement processes. It is…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Kathryn A. Mummah, Paul P.H. Wilson
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The IAEA considers a State’s entire fuel cycle capability when evaluating and implementing safeguards, a process known as the State-Level…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Kaatrin Abbott, Ben Watts Watts, Megan Sheppard
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As new missions and ramp up at the country’s nuclear security sites and space in facilities becomes limited, footprint reduction has become…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Doug MacDonald, Penny McKenzie, Brandon Gorton
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Interconnected of Things – The Fastest Growing Electronic Attack Surface Significant effort has been devoted to protecting critical…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Ruth Kips, Rachel Lindvall, Naomi Marks, Viktor Gluchshenko, Ayako Okubo, Yoshiki Kimura, Eva Kovacs-Szeles
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Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), through the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Nuclear Smuggling Detection and Deterrence…