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Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Timothy Aucott, Christopher McGrath
Abstract:Neutron coincidence counting was chosen as the preferred method for assay of diluted surplus plutonium in Criticality Control Overpacks (…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Stephen Dahunsi
Abstract:African region is witnessing increased number of countries at different stages of implementing or considering the introduction of peaceful…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Nathan Shoman, Philip Honnold
Abstract:Effective safeguards measures for gaseous centrifuge enrichment plants (GCEPs) have already been implemented by the International Atomic…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Thomas Grimes, Ty Otto, Benjamin Wilson
Abstract:Nuclear facility operators collect many types of operations data to support process control, nuclear safety, nuclear security, and nuclear…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Tom Tress
Abstract:With over 75 years of experience, Y-12 machining has been (and remains to be) one of Y-12’s core capabilities. However, over those 75 years…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Pavel Tsvetkov, Gustavo Reyes, Piyush Sabharwall
Abstract:This research is exploratory work to develop and demonstrate a multi-modal sensor suite for microreactors employing high-assay low enriched…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Mustapha Umar, Alexey Goryunov
Abstract:Article Abstract: Boron due to its large neutron absorption cross-section is widely used in nuclear reactors to control reactivity; the…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Unnati Gupta, Arpita Datta, Alpana Goel
Abstract:Unnati Gupta* , Arpita Datta and Alpana Goel Amity Institute of Nuclear Science & Technology, Amity University Uttar Pradesh, Noida…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):David Mercer, Jennifer Auxier, Theresa Cutler, James Evans, Paul Felsher, Brian Jennings, Marcie Lombardi, George McKenzie, Brian Rees, Brian Rooney, Jacob Stinnett, Katrina Stults, Ryan Winkler
Abstract:The United States Department of Energy Radiological Triage Program was formed in 2002 to help adjudicate radiation alarms, and since then,…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Daniel McAdams, Erik Johnson, James Christian, Richard Blakeley, Evan Weststrate, Jane He, Sven Bader, Bradley Crotts, Charles Reinke
Abstract:There is a need to ensure safe storage of spent nuclear fuel for long periods (decades to a century) using dry storage canisters (DSCs).…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Luigi De Dominicis, Nicola Ranieri, Antonio Di Pietro, Casey Burr, Michelle Potter
Abstract:Uses of and improvements to unmanned aircraft systems (UAS/drones) are one of the fastest growing technology spaces in the global…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Junghyun Bae, Stylianos Chatzidakis
Abstract:Monitoring spent nuclear fuels (SNF) is an important task to ensure reliable stewardship of waste management and prevent potential…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Peter Mason
Abstract:The NBL Program Office (NBL PO) is the US certifying authority for special nuclear reference materials. The NBL PO will provide an update…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):John Polack, Michael Hamel, Peter Marleau, Sean O'Brien, Elicia Tiano
Abstract:Neutron multiplicity analysis is a commonly employed technique for estimating the mass and multiplication of special nuclear material (SNM…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Christopher Ramos, Warnick Kernan, Julie Gostic
Abstract:Current safeguards inspection needs place significant demands on both inspectors and the facilities being inspected. Safeguards inspectors…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Benjamin McDonald, Jonathan Burnett, R.A. Clark, Areg Danagoulian, Andrew Gilbert, Michael Moore, Jonathan Kulisek, Ethan Klen, Glen Warren, Mital Zalavadia
Abstract:Emergent thorium fuel cycles present an array of potential new reactors, materials, and isotopic mixtures that will fall under…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Glen A. Warren, Jacob Benz, Nikhil Deshmukh, Wenbin Kuang, Matt MacDougall, Kevin Simmons, Jennifer Tanner, Paul Murphy, Kerr Wallace
Abstract:The Next Generation Adhesive Seal project has developed a pressure-sensitive adhesive seal designed for high-security applications, such as…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Laurent Coquard, Andreas Havenith, Theo Koble, Hermann Friedrich, Olaf Schumann
Abstract:For the safe intermediate storage and final disposal of radioactive waste, waste packages have to meet the waste acceptance requirements…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Mark Croce, D.T. Becker, D.A. Bennett, S.T.P. Boyd, R.H. Cantor, M.H. Carpenter, E.A. Feissle, J.D. Gard, J. Imrek, G.B. Kim, K.E. Koehler, J.A.B. Mates, DG McNeel, D.J. Mercer, N.J. Ortiz, D.R. Schmidt, K.A. Schreiber, D. Swetz, L.R. Vale, A.L. Wessels, S.L. Weidenbenner, R. Winkler, D. Yan, J.N. Ullom
Abstract:The first ultra-high-resolution microcalorimeter gamma spectrometers are now being deployed thanks to extensive recent developments in…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Kathleen Doty, Theodore W. Bowyer, Paelina DeStephano, Lindsey Gehrig, Annie B. Peddicord
Abstract:At the COP26 Climate Summit in Glasgow, the United States pledged to cut its emissions by at least 50% below 2005 levels by the end of this…