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Type:JNMM
Volume:48
Issue:2
Abstract:Our friend and colleague, Dennis Mangan, passed from this life on September 28, 2020. “Denny” graduated from Notre Dame in 1960 with a…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):David L. Chichester, James T. Johnson, Scott M. Watson, Timothy R. Pope, Glenn A. Fugate
Abstract:A new In-Field Alpha Spectrometry (IFAS) system is being developed to allow quick turnaround measurements of uranium enrichment in uranium…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Jason M. Richards, Lee T. Trowbridge, Darrell W. Simmons, Harold L. Jennings, Chris P. Boring, Leigh R. Martin, Glenn A. Fugate, Pete Stephenson, Will C. Beaumont, William S. Cassata, Michael J. Singleton
Abstract:Oak Ridge National Laboratory and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory have developed systems that can access and collect head space…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Stephen Croft, Ramkumar Venkataraman, Jeffrey Chapman, Thomas Sampson
Abstract:At about 14.3 years, 241 Pu has the shortest half-life of the abundant plutonium isotopes present in the products of reprocessed irradiated…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Michael Higgins, Zoe N. Gastelum
Abstract:Deep Learning (DL) has been a concept since the late 1950s and has advanced significantly in the last twenty years due to enhanced…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Jason Reinhardt, Michael Hamel, Ben Bonin, Eva Uribe
Abstract:There remain several challenges to verifying potential future nuclear arms control agreements. These include, among others, protecting…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Garrett E. McMath, Vlad Henzl, Paul Mendoza, Carlos Rael, Margaret Root, Alexis Trahan, Holly Trellue
Abstract:A nondestructive assay (NDA) instrument, conceptualized, designed, and fielded by Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL), was deployed at…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Brandon Gorton, Jaime Wise, Eric Gonzalez, Clay Hagler, Derek Higgins
Abstract:Abstract 138INMM Annual Meeting The design and implementation of new security technologies must account for numerous and complex…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Brandon Gorton, Jaime Wise, Eric Gonzalez, Clay Hagler, Derek Higgins
Abstract:A Sentry Remote Monitoring System (Sentry-RMS) is a stand-alone security system that provides detection, assessment, and communication of…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Maria E. Morales-Arteaga, Rebecca B. Thomas
Abstract:Measurements for nuclear material accounting and control need reference materials as the foundation of the measurement processes. It is…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Kathryn A. Mummah, Paul P.H. Wilson
Abstract:The IAEA considers a State’s entire fuel cycle capability when evaluating and implementing safeguards, a process known as the State-Level…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Kaatrin Abbott, Ben Watts Watts, Megan Sheppard
Abstract:As new missions and ramp up at the country’s nuclear security sites and space in facilities becomes limited, footprint reduction has become…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Doug MacDonald, Penny McKenzie, Brandon Gorton
Abstract:Interconnected of Things – The Fastest Growing Electronic Attack Surface Significant effort has been devoted to protecting critical…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Ruth Kips, Rachel Lindvall, Naomi Marks, Viktor Gluchshenko, Ayako Okubo, Yoshiki Kimura, Eva Kovacs-Szeles
Abstract:Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), through the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Nuclear Smuggling Detection and Deterrence…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Michael Whitaker, Ana Raffo-Caiado
Abstract: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
Abstract: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
Abstract: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
Abstract: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
Abstract: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
Abstract:Nuclear material accountancy and safeguards verification is challenging for mixed nuclear materials. Determining the nuclear material…