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Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Michael Whitaker, Ana Raffo-Caiado
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The challenges to the international safeguards regime of an expanding commercial nuclear fuel cycle are well documented: new facilities…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Michael E. Moore, Andrey V. Mozhayev, Emily K. Mace
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241 Am­-Li(α,n) (AmLi) sources are well-suited for use within active interrogation neutron coincidence systems as uncorrelated neutron…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Christian Arrington, Jamin Pillars, Jesse Bland, Stephen Carr, Rupert Lewis, Michael Hamel, Dan Schmidt, Joel Ullom, Mark Croce
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This work seeks to expand the performance of microcalorimeter gamma-ray detectors such that they are applicable to the wide array of…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Masato Hori, Yosuke Naoi
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The Integrated Support Center for Nuclear Nonproliferation and Nuclear Security (ISCN) was established under the Japan Atomic Energy Agency…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Tohn Takahashi, Mitsuo Koizumi, Hee-Jae Lee, Douglas Chase Rodriguez, Fabiana Rossi, Kammel Abbas, Jean-Michel Crochemore, Bent Pedersen
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The Japan Atomic Energy Agency is collaborating with European Commission Joint Research Centre (JRC) to develop Delayed Gamma-ray…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Douglas C. Rodriguez, Mitsuo Koizumi, Fabiana Rossi, Tohn Takahashi, Kamel Abbas, Stefan Nonneman, Bent Pedersen, Stephan Oberstedt, Peter Schillebeeckx
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Nuclear material accountancy and safeguards verification is challenging for mixed nuclear materials. Determining the nuclear material…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Douglas C. Rodriguez, Mitsuo Koizumi, HeeJae Lee, Fabiana Rossi, Satoshi Suzuki, Tohn Takahashi, Kamel Abbas, Tatjana Bogucarska, Jean-Michel Crochemore, Stefan Nonneman, Bent Pedersen, Giovanni Varasano
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Delayed Gamma-ray Spectroscopy (DGS) is a non-destructive assay technique that can be used to determine the fissile U and Pu nuclides of a…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Fabiana Rossi, Mitsuo Koizumi, Hee-Jae Lee, Douglas C. Rodriguez, Thon Takahashi, Kamel Abbas, Tatjana Bogucarska, Jean-Michel Crochemore, Bent Pedersen, Giovanni Varasano
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Delayed Gamma-ray Spectroscopy (DGS) is a nondestructive assay technique with the capability to quantify the fissile composition of small…
Type:JNMM
Volume:47
Issue:4
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As it has for two decades, the Journal of Nuclear Materials Management hosted a roundtable discussion with the opening plenary speakers at…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Marcos Moreira, Anibal Bonino, Max Facchinetti, Luis Carlos R. Machado da Silva, Sonia Fernández Moreno, Leonardo Pardo, Gustavo Diaz, Rodolfo Vigile, Adrian Perez
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Safeguards Implementation at the Atucha-I dry storage system currently under construction will require a dual containment and surveillance…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Jason Messimore, Marc Paff, Eric Sword, Greg Orlicz
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Sustaining border monitoring radiation detection equipment often becomes more difficult as systems and components approach their end-of-…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Adam Drescher
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Nondestructively determining the initial enrichment of irradiated uranium is a complex and laborious multivariable problem due to the…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Lisa Ward, Kerry Dunn, Tracy Rudisill, Gene Daniel
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The National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) Office of Material Management and Minimization (M3) United States High Performance…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Mark B. Adams, Adam Drescher, Scott L. Stewart, Ken J. Dayman, Louise G. Worrall
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Data analysis methods are currently being explored for their ability to strengthen the synthesis and evaluation of information generated…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Matthew Durbin, Azaree Lintereur
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Confirming the presence of radioactive material within a sample is advantageous for various applications in nuclear safeguards and material…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Susan A. Caskey, Adam D. Williams, Walt Beyeler, Thushara Gunda
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Malicious Threat Anticipation using an Adaptive Complex Systems Approach Sue A. Caskey, Adam D. Williams, Walt Beyeler, Shannon Abbot,…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Bradley Patton, Sharon Robinson
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The US Department of Energy (DOE) manages an inventory of materials that contains a range of long-lived radioactive isotopes that were…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Michael Y. Hua, Thomas A. Plummer, Jesson D. Hutchinson, George E. McKenzie, Shaun D. Clarke, Sara A. Pozzi
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The purpose of nondestructive assay in the context of nuclear safeguards is to precisely verify the declared mass of a sample of nuclear…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Samuel Durbin, Andrew Glen, Eric Lindgren, Laura Lemieux
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The formation of a stress corrosion crack (SCC) in the canister wall of dry cask storage system (DCSS) has been identified as a potential…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Chris Scott Blessinger, Tyrone Harris Harris
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The minimum detectable quantity of a radiation portal monitor is the smallest amount of radioactive material that can be detected passing…