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Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Abstract:Assessing States’ industrial infrastructure, resources, and capabilities is important for supporting IAEA safeguards activities, such as…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Gabriel Toma, Jozsef Zsigrai, Arnaud Le Terrier, Magdalena Toma, Karin Casteleyn, Evelyn Zuleger
Abstract:The Hybrid K-Edge/K-XRF Densitometry (HKED) is the leading radiometric technique for the non-destructive assay of uranium and plutonium in…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Jason T Harris, Shraddha Rane, Nakima McCormack, Naomi German, Karina Paone
Abstract:The greatest challenge to guarding against radiological threats such as, radiological dispersal device (RDD) detonation or the use of a…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Cari Launiere, Andrew Breshears, Colin Moore
Abstract:The long-term goal for international safeguards is to transition to unattended, near real-time verification. To support this goal, the…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Patrick J O'Neal, Sunil S. Chirayath
Abstract:Plutonium (Pu) source attribution would be a powerful tool to support nuclear nonproliferation efforts. This capability to find the source…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Jerry Davydov, Ruth Kips
Abstract:In support of measures to prevent, detect, and respond to nuclear security events, nuclear forensic science provides the technical…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Sean C Stave, Timothy C Johnson, Judith L Robinson, Christopher R Orton
Abstract:A recent geophysical analysis technique called Autonomous 3D Electrical Resistivity Tomography (ERT) is available that would be analogous…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):James Raines, Matthew Zerphy, Christine Yeager, Paul Zahnle
Abstract:The AVERT 4 Universities (A4U) program by ARES Security Corporation (ARES) provides access to the AVERT software suite at no charge to…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):James Raines, Dan Zwinck, Al Casas, Blane Schertz, John Halsema, Ben Eazzetta
Abstract:The rapidly evolving robotic technology provides unprecedented capabilities to supplement, perform and potentially replace activities that…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Pavel Mikhalevich
Abstract:The “Isotope Technologies” (IT) company has acquired significant experience in the implementation of the strategy of replacing radioactive…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Manuel Kreutle, Alessandro Borella, Riccardo Rossa, Celine Scholten, Gerald Kirchner, Klaas van der Meer
Abstract:As part of the work of the International Partnership for Nuclear Disarmament Verification (IPNDV), an international exercise was held at…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Yakubu V Ibrahim, John Simon, Asuku Abdulsamad, Patrick D Lynch
Abstract:Best Practices for Addressing Risk from employees at Low Power Research Reactor Facility in NigeriaSince the declaration of atoms for peace…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Sebastian Ritter, Winfrey Leigh, Jennifer L Gray, Jeff Shallenberger
Abstract:Diversion of TRISO fuel particles from peaceful uses represents a proliferation risk. The coating of nuclear pyrolytic graphite pebbles…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Alan Homer, Hugh Chalmers, Martin Morgan-Reading
Abstract:The UK Office for Nuclear Regulation (ONR) has established, and has the responsibility of maintaining, a UK State System of Accounting for…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Pete Dessaules, Richard Meehan, Ali Tabatabai
Abstract:Building NMMSS Resilience in Response to Global Nuclear Proliferation Threats This paper describes the role of the United States Nuclear…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Christopher Fichtlscherer, Malte Göttsche, Malte Göttsche
Abstract:Nuclear warhead authentication is a crucial step in nuclear disarmament verification. Obviously, cheating of any kind has to be prevented.…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Ghaouti Bentoumi, David Pérez-Loureiro, Liqian Li, Fawaz Ali, Geoffrey Edwards, Oleg Kamaev, Gang Li, Evan Rand
Abstract:Canada is an active participant of the International Partnership for Nuclear Disarmament Verification (IPNDV), providing both financial and…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Catherine Mancuso, William Stafford
Abstract:In the coming years, the Surplus Plutonium Disposition (SPD) Project will be receiving approximately 200,000 Criticality Control Overpacks…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Marika Debruyne, Sarah Breton
Abstract:Inspections carried out on nuclear facilities is an important part of the legal framework that structures the EURATOM safeguards…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Ava Harvey, Malinda Devaney, Shane Peper
Abstract:In March of 2020, the world suddenly halted - quarantined and locked down from a deadly pandemic traveling swiftly around the world. Things…