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Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Michael Weekes, Katharina Aymanns, Irmgard Niemeyer, Lee F Thompson, Christiane Vieh
Abstract:In most countries, the preferred long-term storage option for high level waste (HLW), is encapsulation followed by disposal in geological…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Angela Moore, Kelly Jenkins, James Garner, Jacob Benz, Johnathan Cree, Jason Hite, Matthew MacDougall, Nathan Moore, Nathaniel Smith, Greg Westphal
Abstract:The International Atomic Energy Agency’s (IAEA) Next Generation Surveillance System (NGSS) maintains continuity of knowledge over nuclear…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Claude F. Norman, Jacques G Baute
Abstract:INFCIRC/153 (Corrected) designates nuclear material accountancy as a safeguards measure of fundamental importance in detecting the…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Riccardo Rossa, Alessandro Borella
Abstract:The detection of partial defects, i.e. missing fuel pins, in spent fuel assemblies is a challenging tasks during a safeguards inspection.…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Joseph Rivers, Jennifer Wheeler, Gerard Couture
Abstract:As applicants and vendors begin to bring their concepts for advanced reactors and associated fuel fabrication facilities to fruition,…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Jason T Harris, Emily Bragers, Emma Rekeweg, Destiny White
Abstract:Nuclear security of research reactors and associated facilities (RRAFs) faces unique challenges. Although RRAFs contain nuclear and…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Naoko Inoue, Naoko Noro, Yoko Kawakubo, Megumi Sekine, Masahiro Okuda, Nobuhiko Hasegawa, Yosuke Naoi
Abstract:Integrated Support Center for Nuclear Nonproliferation and Nuclear Security (ISCN) of Japan Atomic Energy Agency (JAEA) celebrated its 10th…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Rachel Carr, Sierra German, Jordan Hillis, Kenneth Cooper, Kaitlin Warnke, Shaheen A Dewji
Abstract:Molten salt reactors (MSRs) are a popular design concept for Generation IV nuclear reactors. Some variations in MSR design concepts that…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Andrew H. Chern, Daniel W. Galicki, Travis A. McFalls, Travis B. Fritts, Ryan S. Kitchen
Abstract:This study reports the methods used by BWX Technologies' additive manufacturing (AM) division to obtain electron beam additive…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Amy Ross, Ruth Kips, Yoshiki Kimura, Michael Middlemas, Tomoki Yamaguchi, Jerry Davydov, Tetsuya Matsumoto
Abstract:The Japan Atomic Energy Agency (JAEA) has partnered with the U.S. Department of Energy National Nuclear Security Administration’s (DOE/NNSA…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Yosuke Toh, Akira Ohzu, Harufumi Tsuchiya, Kazuyoshi Furutaka, Fumito Kitatani, Masao Komeda, Makoto Maeda, Mitsuo Koizumi
Abstract:Since neutrons have exceptional ability to penetrate high-density materials and can induce fission, they are used in non-destructive…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Shane Peper, Matt Tremonte, Joan Wilson, Kelly Cunningham
Abstract:Using a Systematic Approach to Training (SAT) to develop, manage and deliver standardized training materials for staff with nuclear…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Douglas Chase Rodriguez, Kamel Abbas, Mitsuo Koizumi, Stefan Kopecky, Hee-Jae Lee, Stefan Nonneman, Stephan Oberstedt, Bent Pedersen, Fabiana Rossi, Peter J Schillebeeckx, Tohn Takahashi
Abstract:Present safeguards verification of spent nuclear fuel solution in reprocessing plants utilizes mainly destructive analysis techniques to…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Fabiana Rossi, Mitsuo Koizumi, Hee-Jae Lee, Douglas Chase Rodriguez, Ton Takahashi, Kamel Abbas
Abstract:The Japan Atomic Energy Agency is developing the Delayed Gamma-ray Spectroscopy (DGS) non-destructive assay technique to quantify the…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Douglas Chase Rodriguez, Tatjana Bogucarska, Mitsuo Koizumi, Hee-Jae Lee, Bent Pedersen, Fabiana Rossi, Tohn Takahashi, Giovanni Varasano
Abstract:The Integrated Support Center for Nuclear Nonproliferation and Nuclear Security (ISCN) of the Japan Atomic Energy Agency (JAEA) is…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Hee-Jae Lee, Koizumi Mitsuo, Douglas Chase Rodriguez, Fabiana Rossi
Abstract:The Integrated Support Center for Nuclear Nonproliferation and Nuclear Security (ISCN) of the Japan Atomic Energy Agency (JAEA) is…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Tohn Takahashi, Mitsuo Koizumi, Kota Hironaka, Takanori Mochimaru, Yuki Sato, Yuta Terasaka, Hirokuni Yamanishi, Genichiro Wakabayashi
Abstract:In order to prevent radiation terrorism at major public events or large-scale commercial buildings, technological improvements for wide…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Alexis Trahan, Mara Watson, Michael Rising
Abstract:The Monte-Carlo N-Particle (MCNP) software developed at LANL is the most widely used neutron transport code in the world. It is an…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Sophie L Weidenbenner, Katherine A Schreiber, Chandler Smith, Sebastian Salazar, Katrina E Koehler, David J Mercer, Mark Croce, Daniel R Schmidt, Joel Ullom
Abstract:Development of Microcalorimeter Decay Energy Spectroscopy to Meet Safeguards NeedsLA-UR-21-21072Microcalorimeter decay energy spectroscopy…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Natacha Peter-Stein, David Farley, Constantin Brif, Nicholas Pattengale, Chase Zimmerman, Yifeng Gao, Jessica Lin, Mitchell Negus, Rachel Slaybaugh, Daniel Archer, Michael WIllis, James Ghawaly, Andrew D. Nicholson
Abstract:The first phase of the Novel Approaches to Anomaly Detection and Surety for Safeguards Data project which considers the applicability for…