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Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Farheen Naqvi
Abstract:Neutron resonance transmission analysis technique (NRTA) uses the resonance phenomenon to identify the isotopic composition of unknown…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Malin Ardhammar, Rabih Ayache, Menekse Basturk Tatlisu, Stephen Francis, Marcy R. Fowler, Nicholas Gillard, Jacqueline Idinger, Elena Marinova, Nancy Olea, Catherine Pasterczyk
Abstract:The analysis of information on a State’s nuclear-related trade, industrial capabilities and received technical assistance contributes to…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Jaewoo Shin, Veronika Bedenko, Laura Rockwood
Abstract:The paper explores what lessons can be drawn from the process and framework of negotiations on the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Tom L. Burr, Andrea Favalli, Andrea Favalli, Brian Weaver, Daniela Henzlova
Abstract:Uncertainty quantification (UQ) for safeguards applications can be approached from physical first principles (“bottom-up”) or approached…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Megumi Sekine, Hidetoshi Sukegawa, Yasuhiro Ishikuro, Koji Ohyama, Takashi Obata, Kazuhiko Hayashi, Naoko Inoue
Abstract:The Integrated Support Center for Nuclear Nonproliferation and Nuclear Security (ISCN) of the Japan Atomic Energy Agency (JAEA) developed…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Jay P Joshi, William Charlton
Abstract:Measurement and quantification of fission products such as 134Cs, 137Cs, and 154Eu can be used to determine burnup of used nuclear fuel by…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Naomi Marks, Martin Robel
Abstract:The National Nuclear Material Archive (NNMA) collects, characterizes, and preserves nuclear material samples of US origin. The NNMA…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Harjeet Singh
Abstract:Over the past two decades, the political development of nuclear states in South Asia derailed the nuclear nonproliferation process, at the…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Katherine Koh, Riane Stene, Stephan Vogt, Timothy Pope, Alan Albrecht, Christopher A. Barrett
Abstract:Trace analysis of particulate material collected on environmental swipe samples continues to be one of the cornerstones of the IAEA’s…
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…