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Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Lester Epel, M.S. Zucker, W. Marcuse
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Whenever it is necessary to take a physical inventory for the purpose of establishing the amount of special nuclear material contained in…
Type:JNMM
Volume:1
Issue:2
Author(s):John L. Jaech
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The approach commonly used to find the variance of material unaccounted for (MUF) involves expressing MUF as a linear combination of…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):R. B. Perry, N.S. Beyer, P. N. Lewis
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The purpose of this report is to present a description of the desipn and of the operating characteristics of a calorimeter which was built…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Martin S. Zucker, Lester Epel
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Anybody at all familiar with the operation of a nuclear fuel fabrication plant knows that it is quite presumptious to set up a…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):J.E. VanHoomissen
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Good afternoon. Usually one is a bit apprehensive when he finds himself as the first speaker in the afternoon. The warm, full feeling is…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):T.D. Reilly
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The Mobile Nondestructive Assay Laboratory (MONAL, Fig. 1) was devel- oped by the Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory to test and demonstrate…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):K.R. Osborn
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As the Chairman of the Nuclear Materials Safeguard. Committee of the Atomic Industrial Forum, I am pleased to have the opportunity to…
Type:JNMM
Volume:1
Issue:1
Author(s):Roy Cardwell
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When considering activities utilizing nuclear materials, one usually thinks in terms of in-production, in-reactor, or in-recovery; i.e., a…
Type:JNMM
Volume:1
Issue:1
Author(s):R.A. Bradley, J.D. Sease
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The growth of the nuclear power industry will be dependent upon the ability to economically utilize plutonium. With the present emphasis…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):A. Kraft, J. L. Jaech
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afeguards has been defined as \"a collective term that comprises those measures used to guard against the diversion of material such as…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Martin S. Zucker, Gordon Gunderson
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A multi-channel analyzer and Nal-photomultiplier tube were used to measure the J5U enrichment in low enriched U02 pellets. A selection of…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):D. A. Hyde
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This paper describes the Nuclear Materials Information System developed and operated by the Nuclear Division of Union Carbide Corporation…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):R. J. Cacciapoiiti
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In 1969 the fuel discharged from Yankee Cores V and VI was reprocessed at the chemical reprocessing center of Nuclear Fuel Services, Inc…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Louis W. Doher, Yvonne M. Ferris, W. D. Rotherham
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As fabrication, reprocessing, and residue streams of a nuclear plant tend to stabilize so do the procedures governing quality and…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Richard I. Post
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The problem of determining uncertainties on measured quantities of nuclear materials leads directly to the question of estimating the…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):G.F. DAEBELER
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Next spring we at Philadelphia Electric company plan to insert the initial core of fuel into the first of four 3295 thermal megawatt…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):John F. Mahy
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This past year has not seen the dramatic events in international safeguards which the previous year saw; events such as the formulation of…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):R. O. Ginaven, D. E. Rundquist
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In the summer of 1971 the Gulf Mobile Assay System visited the National Reactor Testing Station to conduct assay measurements. The wide…
Type:JNMM
Volume:1
Issue:2
Author(s):William J. Gallagher
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An active assay system is defined as one that acts upon a nuclear sample to induce a measurable reaction. In contrast, passive systems (…
Type:Annual Meeting Proceedings
Author(s):Herman Miller
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During the past five years, our company has devoted considerable effort to the development, manufacture and test of non-destructive…