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Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Tom Burr, Brian Weaver, Andrea Favalli, Daniela Henzlova, Stephen Croft, Thomas Krieger
Abstract:A Review of “A Unified Theory of Measurement Errors and Uncertainties” in the Context of Uncertainty Quantification Used in Nuclear…
Type:PATRAM Proceedings
Author(s):Masumi Wataru, Satoshi Hirohata, Daichi Sata
Abstract:From the point of view of flexibility in the spent fuel management, it is important to provide options of dry storage technology. CRIEPI…
Type:PATRAM Proceedings
Author(s):Greg Fulford
Abstract:There are several requirements that make up a successful global transportation program for radioactive materials. This starts with a…
Type:PATRAM Proceedings
Author(s):Hervé RIPERT, Mathieu Brounais
Abstract:For the containment of Type B packaging it is necessary to demonstrate that there is no risk of brittle fracture. For ferritic carbon steel…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):J. Joshi, W. Charlton
Abstract:The absolute measurement of fission product gamma activity or the ratio of fission product activities (such as 134Cs/137Cs or 154Eu/137Cs)…
Type:PATRAM Proceedings
Author(s):Hatice Akkurt, Ashleigh Quigley
Abstract:Neutron absorber materials are used to increase storage capacity in spent fuel pools (SFPs) while maintaining criticality safety margins.…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Rian Bahran, Paul P.H. Wilson, Kathryn Mummah, Karen Miller
Abstract:As part of a comprehensive safeguards evaluation, Acquisition Path Analysis (APA) of a State provides a method to “analyze the plausible…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Peter Mason
Abstract:The former New Brunswick Laboratory was reorganized into the NBL Program Office in 2016. The mission of the NBL PO remains the same,…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):David F. Sullivan, Henrik Persson
Abstract:The SPIR-Ace, originally a Mirion Technologies’ Radionuclide Identification Device (RID), has been updated to incorporate the ability to…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Adam D. Williams, Andrew Clark
Abstract:Civilian nuclear applications—including nuclear power plants (NPPs)—are trending towards modernizing plant control systems from analog to…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Robert Olesen, James Bevins
Abstract:The maximum-likelihood expectation-maximization (ML-EM) algorithm is frequently used for radiation image reconstruction in positron…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Sunil Chirayath, Mario Mendoza, Jackson Wagner, Evans Kitcher
Abstract:Advanced Reactor Safeguards Workshop at Texas A&M UniversityM. Mendoza, A. Sagadevan, J. Wagner, S. Chirayath, E. Kitcher, and more…
Type:PATRAM Proceedings
Author(s):Adam D. Williams, Douglas M Osborn, Brian Cohn
Abstract:The combination of modeling and simulation (Mod/Sim) tools with dynamic assessment techniques continues to yield new insights within other…
Type:PATRAM Proceedings
Author(s):James R. Younkin, Michael Schultze, Lloyd Clonts, Shane Frank, Brad Stinson, Bogdan Vacaliuc
Abstract:The Transportation–Security, Tracking and Reporting System (T-STAR) was developed by the National NuclearSecurity Administration, NA-21,…
Type:PATRAM Proceedings
Author(s):Frank Koch
Abstract:For several years, many activities concerning ageing issues of dry storage casks for spent fuel have been going on. As an initial activity…
Type:PATRAM Proceedings
Author(s):Marianna Moutarde, Alan Carcreff, Benoit ECKERT, Florence Gauthier, Igor Le Bars, Anne-Cécile Jouve
Abstract:Dual Purpose Casks (DPCs) are currently loaded and stored for decades. Stored, but ready to be transported at any time: some facilities…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Morag K. Smith, Jacob Benz, Peter Marleau, Michele DeCroix, Deborah Dale, Kristin Hertz
Abstract:The Arms Control, Treaty Verification, and Dismantlement Subcommittee has started the development of a primer and annotated bibliography.…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Sherzod R. Kurbanbekov
Abstract:An estimate of the highly enriched uranium (HEU) stockpile of North Korea is presented based on the available information in literature on…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Malte Göttsche, Antonio Figueroa, Martin Frank
Abstract:As of today, mainly two approaches to reconstruct past fissile material production can be considered: First, some concepts for measurements…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):James M. Ghawaly Jr., Daniel Archer, Howard Hall
Abstract:The automated detection and characterization of anomalous radiological signatures is of great importance for persistent radiation detection…