RERTR International Meeting

November 12-16, 2017 Chicago, Illinois

Schedule

  • 12 November
  • 13 November
  • 14 November
  • 15 November
  • 16 November

Registration

04:30 PM 06:00 PM

Welcome Reception

06:00 PM 08:00 PM

Opening and Welcome

09:00 AM 09:15 AM

MT Matthew Tirrell

HEU Minimization, An International Collaboration

09:15 AM 09:30 AM

JH Jessica Halse

HERACLES Overview

09:30 AM 09:45 AM

YG Yann Guinard

Completion of Ghana’s MNSR Conversion from HEU to LEU

09:45 AM 10:00 AM

HO Henry Cecil  Odoi

Coffee Break Chicago River Ballroom Foyer

10:00 AM 10:30 AM

IAEA Activities in Support of HEU Minimization: 2017 Update

10:30 AM 10:50 AM

FM Frances  Marshall

First One-Year Operation of the WWR-K Research Reactor with LEU Fuel

10:50 AM 11:10 AM

AS Asset  Shaimerdenov

Fuel Conversion Overview of MARIA Reactor (NCBJ Swierk – Poland)

11:10 AM 11:30 AM

CR Cyrille  Rontard

Current State of Conversion of the IGR Reactor and IVG.1M Reactor to LEU Fuel

11:30 AM 11:50 AM

ID Ildar  Derbyshev

Lunch Break

12:00 PM 01:30 PM

Role of the Regulatory Body in Ghana’s MNSR Conversion from HEU to LEU

01:30 PM 01:50 PM

RA Rex  Abrefah

Status Report on NIRR-1 Conversion Activities: From LEU Feasibility Search To Conversion Proper

01:50 PM 02:10 PM

SJ Sunday Jonah

Neutronic and Safety Analysis of KUCA Wet Core using LEU Fuel

02:10 PM 02:30 PM

HU Hironobu Unesaki

Standard Formulation and Application to 235U and Molybdenum Mapping in LEU10Mo Casting Plates

02:30 PM 02:50 PM

DD David Dombrowski

Coffee Break Chicago River Ballroom Foyer

03:00 PM 03:30 PM

European Developments for Monolithic UMo Fuel: A Status Report

03:30 PM 03:50 PM

HB Harald Breitkreutz

Progress on U.S. High Performance Research Reactor LEU Fuel Element Designs

03:50 PM 04:10 PM

EW Erik Wilson

U.S. Progress in U-Mo Monolithic Fuel Qualification

04:10 PM 04:30 PM

BR Barry Rabin

Swelling of UMo Dispersion Fuel  Dependence on Mo Content and Fission Rate

04:30 PM 04:50 PM

GH Gerard Hofman

Swelling Analysis and Verification of U-10Mo Monolithic Fuel

04:50 PM 05:10 PM

AR Adam Robinson

Adjourn

05:25 PM 05:30 PM

Pinstripes Complimentary Dinner and Drinks

06:30 PM 08:30 PM

Bowling and Bocce (Cash Bar)

08:30 PM 10:30 PM

Eliminating All HEU from Indonesia

08:00 AM 08:20 AM

JJ Jessica  Jagmin Brooks

JAEA-LANL Experiments Supporting the Remove Program

08:20 AM 08:40 AM

GM George McKenzie IV

HEU Removal from Kazakhstan

08:40 AM 09:00 AM

SM Stanley Moses

Enhancing Readiness to Respond to Emerging Threats: Exercise Corvina Loco

09:00 AM 09:20 AM

RA Ross Agee

Research Reactor Spent Fuel Management: Growing Needs and Available Services

09:20 AM 09:40 AM

VV Vanessa Vo Van

Research Reactor Silicide Fuel Reprocessing at La Hague Plant

09:40 AM 10:00 AM

JV Jean-Francois Valery

Coffee Break Chicago River Ballroom Foyer

10:00 AM 10:30 AM

Updates on the MIT Research Reactor (MITR) Conversion from Highly Enriched Uranium to Low Enriched Uranium Fuel

10:30 AM 10:50 AM

LH Lin-Wen Hu

Conversion Status of the University of Missouri-Columbia Research Reactor from Highly-Enriched to Low-Enriched Uranium Fuel

10:50 AM 11:10 AM

LF Les Foyto

Activities in Support of Conversion of the NBSR to LEU Fuel

11:10 AM 11:30 AM

TN Thomas Newton

ATR LEU Conversion Update

11:30 AM 11:50 AM

TM Thomas Maddock

Continuing LEU Conversion Activities at the High Flux Isotope Reactor

11:50 AM 12:10 PM

DR David Renfro

Lunch Break

12:30 PM 01:30 PM

Status of Transient Reactor Test Facility (TREAT) Conversion Preparations

01:30 PM 01:50 PM

DB Doug Burns

An Overview of Analyses for the LEU Conversion of the Transient Reactor Test Facility (TREAT)

01:50 PM 02:10 PM

HC Heather Connaway

Transition Core Calculations for LEU Conversion of NBSR

02:10 PM 02:30 PM

DD David Diamond

Verification and Application of New Lateral Heat Conduction Capability in PLTEMP/ANL Code

02:30 PM 02:50 PM

SP Son Pham

Coffee Break Chicago River Ballroom Foyer

03:00 PM 03:30 PM

USHPRR Fuel Fabrication Pillar Process Optimizations and Future Plans

03:30 PM 03:50 PM

JW Jared Wight

Progress on the Fabrication and Scale Up of TREAT Fuel Blocks

03:50 PM 04:10 PM

DB Doug Burns

Irradiation of U-Mo/Mg Dispersion Fuel in the NRU Reactor

04:10 PM 04:30 PM

NW Ning Wang

Design Demonstration Elements (DDE) and Full-Size Multi-Plate Test of HFIR (FSP-HFIR) Scoping Study

04:30 PM 04:50 PM

GH Greg Housley

Impacts of Pacific Northwest National Laboratory R&D in Support of the USHPRR Fuel Fabrication Pillar

04:50 PM 05:10 PM

NL Nick Lombardo

Adjourn

05:25 PM 05:30 PM

Poster session

06:30 PM 08:00 PM

Assessment of the Total Effective Dose Equivalent for Hypothetical Accidental Release from the LEU GHARR-1 Core

06:30 PM 08:00 PM

FO Francis Otoo

Preparation on the Coated U-7Mo Mini-plates for HAMP-2(HANARO) Irradiation Test

06:30 PM 08:00 PM

YJ Yong Jin Jeong

Effect of Fission Rate on the Intergranular Gas Bubble Swelling - A Phase-Field Study

06:30 PM 08:00 PM

ZM Zhi-Gang Mei

Characterizations of the LEU UMo Powders Used in EMPIRE Irradiation Experiment

06:30 PM 08:00 PM

FV Florence Vanni

Analysis of Thermal Conductivity of U-Mo/Al and U-Mo/Al-5Si Dispersion Fuel

06:30 PM 08:00 PM

TC Tae Won Cho

Development Options for the TUM PVD Zr Application Process for Monolithic U-Mo Fuel

06:30 PM 08:00 PM

BB Bruno Baumeister

Preliminary Manufacturing Studies of the KUCA LEU Conversion Fuels

06:30 PM 08:00 PM

BS Bertrand Stepnik

Inspection of Reactor Vessel and Pool for Ghana's MNSR after Core Removal

06:30 PM 08:00 PM

HO Henry Cecil  Odoi

Comparison of Moritz, Fabrega, Saha-Zuber, and Whittle-Forgan Criteria for OFI with 75 Experiments

06:30 PM 08:00 PM

MK Mohammad Kalimullah

Preliminary Results of Design Calculation for Research Reactor Using VVR-KN Fuel with Nominal Power 10 MW

06:30 PM 08:00 PM

KN Kien-Cuong Nguyen

U-10Mo Conversion Burnup Benchmarking Activities for Full-Size LEU Fuel Plates

06:30 PM 08:00 PM

JN Joseph Nielsen

Development of Temperature-Controlled Irradiation Station for Heavy-Ion Irradiations in ATLAS

06:30 PM 08:00 PM

YM Yin-Bin Miao

Evaluation of Effect of Post-Fabrication Voids on the Performance of C2TWP Mini-Plates

06:30 PM 08:00 PM

WM Walid Mohamed

Ultrasound High Resolution Imaging of Research Reactor Fuel Cladding Thickness

06:30 PM 08:00 PM

EL Emmanuel Le Clézio

Investigation of High Energy Heavy Ion Irradiation of ALD Coated LEU U-Mo in a Dispersion Fuel Mini Plate

06:30 PM 08:00 PM

KM Kun Mo

The TN®MW, a New Optimized Cask for Research Reactors’ Waste Management

06:30 PM 08:00 PM

AT Assia Talbi

U.S. Contributions to Manufacturing of the EMPIRE UMo Irradiation Experiment

08:00 AM 08:20 AM

AY Abdellatif  Yacout

Manufacturing of the SEMPER FIDELIS UMo Irradiation Experiment

08:20 AM 08:40 AM

BS Bertrand Stepnik

Update on the Progress and Plans for Large-Size Plate Irradiation Testing of Monolithic Fuels

08:40 AM 09:00 AM

NW Nicolas Woolstenhulme

MiniPlate – 2 (MP–2) Experiment Conceptual Design for Irradiation in the Advanced Test Reactor

09:00 AM 09:20 AM

IG Irina Glagolenko

Recent Results from the Microstructural Characterization of Irradiated LEU-Mo Fuels

09:20 AM 09:40 AM

DK Dennis Keiser

Coffee Break Chicago River Ballroom Foyer

10:00 AM 10:30 AM

Overview of PLTEMP/ANL Verification and Validation

10:30 AM 10:50 AM

MK Mohammad Kalimullah

Impact of Fuel Heterogeneity on Neutronic Characteristics of U-Mo Dispersion LEU Fuel

10:50 AM 11:10 AM

HU Hironobu Unesaki

Generic Test Plate Assembly Flow Testing Update

11:10 AM 11:30 AM

WJ Warren Jones

Reduced Enrichment for Naval Propulsion Reactors

11:30 AM 11:50 AM

AK Alan Kuperman

Lunch Break

12:00 PM 01:00 PM

Microstructure of Fresh As-Atomized and Annealed U-7Mo Particles: Grain Growth and Mo Homogenization

01:00 PM 01:20 PM

HP Hervé Palancher

Overview of Out-of-Pile Testing Activities to Support U-Mo Monolithic Fuel Qualification

01:20 PM 01:40 PM

JC James Cole

Pore Pressure Estimation in Irradiated UMo

01:40 PM 02:00 PM

DS Daniele Salvato

Fission-Induced Swelling of U-7Mo Fuel in U-7Mo/Al Dispersion Fuel

02:00 PM 02:20 PM

YK Yeon Soo Kim

Summary of Properties and Fuel Performance Data for USHPRR U-10Mo LEU Conversion Analysis

02:20 PM 02:40 PM

LJ Laura Jamison

Coffee Break Chicago River Ballroom Foyer

03:00 PM 03:30 PM

Inter-Diffusion Layer Formation in U-Mo/AI Dispersion Fuel at High Power

03:30 PM 03:50 PM

BY Bei Ye

Analysis of the Effect of Interaction Layer on Thermo-Physical Properties of U-Mo/Al Dispersion Fuel

03:50 PM 04:10 PM

TC Tae Won Cho

Deflection of Plates by Flow Channel Disparities in Research Reactor Fuel

04:10 PM 04:30 PM

CB Cezary Bojanowski

High-Resolution Ultrasonic Sensor for Channel Gap Thickness Measurement

04:30 PM 04:50 PM

MA Meriem Chrifi Alaoui

PRIME code for Thermo-Mechanical Performance Analysis for U-Mo/Al Dispersion Fuel

04:50 PM 05:10 PM

GJ Gwan Yoon Jeong

Summary and Closure

05:30 PM 05:55 PM

Adjourn Summary and Closure

05:55 PM 06:00 PM

Buses to depart Embassy Suites to Argonne National Laboratory

07:55 AM 08:00 AM

Tour of Argonne National Laboratory

09:00 AM 12:00 PM

Bus to depart from ANL to O'Hare airport

12:00 PM 12:05 PM

Bus to depart ANL to Embassy Suites

12:00 PM 12:05 PM

Host

Speakers

Organizers

RA

Rex Abrefah

NRA-G

13 November

RA

Ross Agee

DOE-NNSA

14 November

MA

Meriem Chrifi Alaoui

CNRS

15 November

BB

Bruno Baumeister

FRM-II

14 November

CB

Cezary Bojanowski

ANL

15 November

HB

Harald Breitkreutz

FRM II

13 November

DB

Doug Burns

INL

14 November

14 November

TC

Tae Won Cho

UNIST

14 November

15 November

JC

James Cole

INL

15 November

HC

Heather Connaway

ANL

14 November

SD

Stephen Dahunsi

INS
ID

Ildar Derbyshev

IAE-NNC

13 November

DD

David Diamond

BNL

14 November

DD

David Dombrowski

LANL

13 November

LF

Les Foyto

MURR

14 November

IG

Irina Glagolenko

INL

15 November

YG

Yann Guinard

CERCA, AREVA NP

13 November

JH

Jessica Halse

DOE/NNSA

13 November

GH

Gerard Hofman

ANL

13 November

GH

Greg Housley

INL

14 November

LH

Lin-Wen Hu

MIT

14 November

JJ

Jessica Jagmin Brooks

DOE-NNSA

14 November

LJ

Laura Jamison

ANL

15 November

GJ

Gwan Yoon Jeong

UNIST

15 November

YJ

Yong Jin Jeong

KAERI

14 November

SJ

Sunday Jonah

CERT

13 November

WJ

Warren Jones

INL

15 November

MK

Mohammad Kalimullah

ANL

14 November

15 November

DK

Dennis Keiser

INL

15 November

YK

Yeon Soo Kim

ANL

15 November

AK

Alan Kuperman

UT

15 November

EL

Emmanuel Le Clézio

University of Montpellier

14 November

NL

Nick Lombardo

PNNL

14 November

EL

Erik Luther

LANL
TM

Thomas Maddock

INL

14 November

FM

Frances Marshall

IAEA

13 November

GM

George McKenzie IV

LANL

14 November

ZM

Zhi-Gang Mei

ANL

14 November

YM

Yin-Bin Miao

ANL

14 November

WM

Walid Mohamed

ANL

14 November

KM

Kun Mo

ANL

14 November

SM

Stanley Moses

INL

14 November

TN

Thomas Newton

NIST

14 November

KN

Kien-Cuong Nguyen

VINATOM

14 November

JN

Joseph Nielsen

INL

14 November

HO

Henry Cecil Odoi

GAEC

13 November

14 November

FO

Francis Otoo

GAEC

14 November

HP

Hervé Palancher

CEA

15 November

SP

Son Pham

ANL

14 November

BR

Barry Rabin

INL

13 November

DR

David Renfro

ORNL

14 November

AR

Adam Robinson

INL

13 November

CR

Cyrille Rontard

AREVA-NP

13 November

DS

Daniele Salvato

SCK-CEN

15 November

AS

Asset Shaimerdenov

KZ-INP

13 November

BS

Bertrand Stepnik

AREVA-NP

14 November

15 November

AT

Assia Talbi

AREVA-NC

14 November

MT

Matthew Tirrell

Laboratory Director for Science, Argonne National Laboratory

13 November

HU

Hironobu Unesaki

KURRI

13 November

15 November

JV

Jean-Francois Valery

AREVA-NC

14 November

FV

Florence Vanni

AREVA-NP

14 November

VV

Vanessa Vo Van

AREVA-NC

14 November

NW

Ning Wang

CNL

14 November

JW

Jared Wight

PNNL

14 November

EW

Erik Wilson

ANL

13 November

NW

Nicolas Woolstenhulme

INL

15 November

AY

Abdellatif Yacout

ANL

15 November

BY

Bei Ye

ANL

15 November

JS

John G. Stevens

Meeting Chair
Argonne National Laboratory
JH

John Holland

Organizer
Argonne National Laboratory
CW

Caryn Warsaw

Organizer
Argonne National Laboratory
PG

Pat Garner

Organizer A/V liaison
Argonne National Laboratory
KG

Karen Grudzinski

Organizer
Argonne National Laboratory
KR

Kenneth Rosenberg

Organizer
Idaho National Laboratory
FM

Frances Marshall

IAEA Representative
International Atomic Energy Agency

U.S. Department of Energy / National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) Material Management and Minimization Conversion Program

U.S. Department of Energy / National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) Material Management and Minimization Conversion Program

Registration

04:30 PM 06:00 PM

Welcome Reception

06:00 PM 08:00 PM

Opening and Welcome

09:00 AM 09:15 AM

Speakers

HEU Minimization, An International Collaboration

09:15 AM 09:30 AM

Speakers

HERACLES Overview

09:30 AM 09:45 AM

Speakers

Completion of Ghana’s MNSR Conversion from HEU to LEU

09:45 AM 10:00 AM

Speakers

Coffee Break Chicago River Ballroom Foyer

10:00 AM 10:30 AM

IAEA Activities in Support of HEU Minimization: 2017 Update

10:30 AM 10:50 AM

Speakers

First One-Year Operation of the WWR-K Research Reactor with LEU Fuel

10:50 AM 11:10 AM

Speakers

Fuel Conversion Overview of MARIA Reactor (NCBJ Swierk – Poland)

11:10 AM 11:30 AM

Speakers

Current State of Conversion of the IGR Reactor and IVG.1M Reactor to LEU Fuel

11:30 AM 11:50 AM

Speakers

Lunch Break

12:00 PM 01:30 PM

Role of the Regulatory Body in Ghana’s MNSR Conversion from HEU to LEU

01:30 PM 01:50 PM

Speakers

Status Report on NIRR-1 Conversion Activities: From LEU Feasibility Search To Conversion Proper

01:50 PM 02:10 PM

Speakers

Neutronic and Safety Analysis of KUCA Wet Core using LEU Fuel

02:10 PM 02:30 PM

Speakers

Standard Formulation and Application to 235U and Molybdenum Mapping in LEU10Mo Casting Plates

02:30 PM 02:50 PM

Speakers

Coffee Break Chicago River Ballroom Foyer

03:00 PM 03:30 PM

European Developments for Monolithic UMo Fuel: A Status Report

03:30 PM 03:50 PM

Speakers

Progress on U.S. High Performance Research Reactor LEU Fuel Element Designs

03:50 PM 04:10 PM

Speakers

U.S. Progress in U-Mo Monolithic Fuel Qualification

04:10 PM 04:30 PM

Speakers

Swelling of UMo Dispersion Fuel  Dependence on Mo Content and Fission Rate

04:30 PM 04:50 PM

Speakers

Swelling Analysis and Verification of U-10Mo Monolithic Fuel

04:50 PM 05:10 PM

Speakers

Adjourn

05:25 PM 05:30 PM

Pinstripes Complimentary Dinner and Drinks

06:30 PM 08:30 PM

Bowling and Bocce (Cash Bar)

08:30 PM 10:30 PM

Eliminating All HEU from Indonesia

08:00 AM 08:20 AM

Speakers

JAEA-LANL Experiments Supporting the Remove Program

08:20 AM 08:40 AM

Speakers

HEU Removal from Kazakhstan

08:40 AM 09:00 AM

Speakers

Enhancing Readiness to Respond to Emerging Threats: Exercise Corvina Loco

09:00 AM 09:20 AM

Speakers

Research Reactor Spent Fuel Management: Growing Needs and Available Services

09:20 AM 09:40 AM

Speakers

Research Reactor Silicide Fuel Reprocessing at La Hague Plant

09:40 AM 10:00 AM

Speakers

Coffee Break Chicago River Ballroom Foyer

10:00 AM 10:30 AM

Updates on the MIT Research Reactor (MITR) Conversion from Highly Enriched Uranium to Low Enriched Uranium Fuel

10:30 AM 10:50 AM

Speakers

Conversion Status of the University of Missouri-Columbia Research Reactor from Highly-Enriched to Low-Enriched Uranium Fuel

10:50 AM 11:10 AM

Speakers

Activities in Support of Conversion of the NBSR to LEU Fuel

11:10 AM 11:30 AM

Speakers

ATR LEU Conversion Update

11:30 AM 11:50 AM

Speakers

Continuing LEU Conversion Activities at the High Flux Isotope Reactor

11:50 AM 12:10 PM

Speakers

Lunch Break

12:30 PM 01:30 PM

Status of Transient Reactor Test Facility (TREAT) Conversion Preparations

01:30 PM 01:50 PM

Speakers

An Overview of Analyses for the LEU Conversion of the Transient Reactor Test Facility (TREAT)

01:50 PM 02:10 PM

Speakers

Transition Core Calculations for LEU Conversion of NBSR

02:10 PM 02:30 PM

Speakers

Verification and Application of New Lateral Heat Conduction Capability in PLTEMP/ANL Code

02:30 PM 02:50 PM

Speakers

Coffee Break Chicago River Ballroom Foyer

03:00 PM 03:30 PM

USHPRR Fuel Fabrication Pillar Process Optimizations and Future Plans

03:30 PM 03:50 PM

Speakers

Progress on the Fabrication and Scale Up of TREAT Fuel Blocks

03:50 PM 04:10 PM

Speakers

Irradiation of U-Mo/Mg Dispersion Fuel in the NRU Reactor

04:10 PM 04:30 PM

Speakers

Design Demonstration Elements (DDE) and Full-Size Multi-Plate Test of HFIR (FSP-HFIR) Scoping Study

04:30 PM 04:50 PM

Speakers

Impacts of Pacific Northwest National Laboratory R&D in Support of the USHPRR Fuel Fabrication Pillar

04:50 PM 05:10 PM

Speakers

Adjourn

05:25 PM 05:30 PM

Poster session

06:30 PM 08:00 PM

Assessment of the Total Effective Dose Equivalent for Hypothetical Accidental Release from the LEU GHARR-1 Core

06:30 PM 08:00 PM

Speakers

Preparation on the Coated U-7Mo Mini-plates for HAMP-2(HANARO) Irradiation Test

06:30 PM 08:00 PM

Speakers

Effect of Fission Rate on the Intergranular Gas Bubble Swelling - A Phase-Field Study

06:30 PM 08:00 PM

Speakers

Characterizations of the LEU UMo Powders Used in EMPIRE Irradiation Experiment

06:30 PM 08:00 PM

Speakers

Analysis of Thermal Conductivity of U-Mo/Al and U-Mo/Al-5Si Dispersion Fuel

06:30 PM 08:00 PM

Speakers

Development Options for the TUM PVD Zr Application Process for Monolithic U-Mo Fuel

06:30 PM 08:00 PM

Speakers

Preliminary Manufacturing Studies of the KUCA LEU Conversion Fuels

06:30 PM 08:00 PM

Speakers

Inspection of Reactor Vessel and Pool for Ghana's MNSR after Core Removal

06:30 PM 08:00 PM

Speakers

Comparison of Moritz, Fabrega, Saha-Zuber, and Whittle-Forgan Criteria for OFI with 75 Experiments

06:30 PM 08:00 PM

Speakers

Preliminary Results of Design Calculation for Research Reactor Using VVR-KN Fuel with Nominal Power 10 MW

06:30 PM 08:00 PM

Speakers

U-10Mo Conversion Burnup Benchmarking Activities for Full-Size LEU Fuel Plates

06:30 PM 08:00 PM

Speakers

Development of Temperature-Controlled Irradiation Station for Heavy-Ion Irradiations in ATLAS

06:30 PM 08:00 PM

Speakers

Evaluation of Effect of Post-Fabrication Voids on the Performance of C2TWP Mini-Plates

06:30 PM 08:00 PM

Speakers

Ultrasound High Resolution Imaging of Research Reactor Fuel Cladding Thickness

06:30 PM 08:00 PM

Speakers

Investigation of High Energy Heavy Ion Irradiation of ALD Coated LEU U-Mo in a Dispersion Fuel Mini Plate

06:30 PM 08:00 PM

Speakers

The TN®MW, a New Optimized Cask for Research Reactors’ Waste Management

06:30 PM 08:00 PM

Speakers

U.S. Contributions to Manufacturing of the EMPIRE UMo Irradiation Experiment

08:00 AM 08:20 AM

Speakers

Manufacturing of the SEMPER FIDELIS UMo Irradiation Experiment

08:20 AM 08:40 AM

Speakers

Update on the Progress and Plans for Large-Size Plate Irradiation Testing of Monolithic Fuels

08:40 AM 09:00 AM

Speakers

MiniPlate – 2 (MP–2) Experiment Conceptual Design for Irradiation in the Advanced Test Reactor

09:00 AM 09:20 AM

Speakers

Recent Results from the Microstructural Characterization of Irradiated LEU-Mo Fuels

09:20 AM 09:40 AM

Speakers

Coffee Break Chicago River Ballroom Foyer

10:00 AM 10:30 AM

Overview of PLTEMP/ANL Verification and Validation

10:30 AM 10:50 AM

Speakers

Impact of Fuel Heterogeneity on Neutronic Characteristics of U-Mo Dispersion LEU Fuel

10:50 AM 11:10 AM

Speakers

Generic Test Plate Assembly Flow Testing Update

11:10 AM 11:30 AM

Speakers

Reduced Enrichment for Naval Propulsion Reactors

11:30 AM 11:50 AM

Speakers

Lunch Break

12:00 PM 01:00 PM

Microstructure of Fresh As-Atomized and Annealed U-7Mo Particles: Grain Growth and Mo Homogenization

01:00 PM 01:20 PM

Speakers

Overview of Out-of-Pile Testing Activities to Support U-Mo Monolithic Fuel Qualification

01:20 PM 01:40 PM

Speakers

Pore Pressure Estimation in Irradiated UMo

01:40 PM 02:00 PM

Speakers

Fission-Induced Swelling of U-7Mo Fuel in U-7Mo/Al Dispersion Fuel

02:00 PM 02:20 PM

Speakers

Summary of Properties and Fuel Performance Data for USHPRR U-10Mo LEU Conversion Analysis

02:20 PM 02:40 PM

Speakers

Coffee Break Chicago River Ballroom Foyer

03:00 PM 03:30 PM

Inter-Diffusion Layer Formation in U-Mo/AI Dispersion Fuel at High Power

03:30 PM 03:50 PM

Speakers

Analysis of the Effect of Interaction Layer on Thermo-Physical Properties of U-Mo/Al Dispersion Fuel

03:50 PM 04:10 PM

Speakers

Deflection of Plates by Flow Channel Disparities in Research Reactor Fuel

04:10 PM 04:30 PM

Speakers

High-Resolution Ultrasonic Sensor for Channel Gap Thickness Measurement

04:30 PM 04:50 PM

Speakers

PRIME code for Thermo-Mechanical Performance Analysis for U-Mo/Al Dispersion Fuel

04:50 PM 05:10 PM

Speakers

Summary and Closure

05:30 PM 05:55 PM

Adjourn Summary and Closure

05:55 PM 06:00 PM

Buses to depart Embassy Suites to Argonne National Laboratory

07:55 AM 08:00 AM Front door on Columbus Drive

Tour of Argonne National Laboratory

09:00 AM 12:00 PM

Bus to depart from ANL to O'Hare airport

12:00 PM 12:05 PM

Bus to depart ANL to Embassy Suites

12:00 PM 12:05 PM