34th Annual CNS Conference - returned 92 Papers

ConferenceYearDateTitleAuthorLocation
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Statistical Modelling of Pressure Tube Diametral CreepMikko Jyrkama (University of Waterloo), Grant Bickel (AECL), Mahesh Pandey (University of Waterloo),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Commentary on Fukushima and Beneficial Effects of Low RadiationJerry Milton Cuttler (Cuttler & Associates Inc.),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Methodology to Calculate Gamma Dose Contours for a Postulated Criticality AccidentRuxandra Dranga (AECL), Jingjing Wang (AECL),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Calculation Methodology for Effective Bundle-Average Fuel Temperature CorrelationTony Liang (Candu Energy Inc.), Mohamed Dahmani (Candu Energy Inc.), Randall McArthur (Candu Energy Inc.),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12COG Knowledge Management ProgramTom Henderson (Director, Information Exchange, CANDU Owners' Group),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Carolinas’ Nuclear Cluster: Building Competency Through CollaborationJim Little (Chairman, Carolinas Nuclear Cluster),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Changes in Competency Assurance at Bruce Power Over Next DecadeChip Horton (Manager Training Division, Bruce Power),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Assurance of Nuclear Competence; A Canadian PerspectiveBasma Shalaby (President, UNENE),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Building Capability: Beyond Knowledge TransferSteve Ramjist (Director of Operations and Maintenance, DNGS, OPG),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Bruce Power Asset Management StrategyGary Newman (Chief Engineer & SVP Engineering, Bruce Power),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Review of Fukushima Daiichi Accident - Defective Regulatory System in Japan and Confusion Resulting from Lack of PreparednessHaruki Madarame (Professor Emeritus, Tokyo University & Former Chair of Nuclear Safety Commission, Japan),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12A TECHNO-ECONOMIC ASSESSMENT OF PRIMARY HEAT TRANSPORT SYSTEM DECONTAMINATION IN SUPPORT OF DECOMMISSIONING PICKERING NUCLEAR GENERATING STATIONAamir Husain (Kinectrics Inc.), John Krasznai (Kinectrics Inc.), Rina Vijay (OPG),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Meeting Regulatory Requirements for Fire Safety Assessments with the PBFANS Software SystemLuke Morrison (Professional Loss Control), Lyle Hamre (Professional Loss Control), Edward Mansfield (Professional Loss Control), James Reid (Acuratek Inc.),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Design Extension ConditionsAdrian Bujor (CNSC), Chris Harwood (CNSC), Quanmin Lei (CNSC), Alex Viktorov (CNSC),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Post-Fukushima Focus on Fire ProtectionSHOBHIT SHANKER (AMEC-NSS), MALCOLM RAWLINGSON (AMEC NCL),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12APPLICATION OF PROBABILISTIC SAFETY GOALS TO REGULATION OF NUCLEAR POWER PLANTS IN CANADAGreg Rzentkowski (CNSC), Yolande Akl (CNSC), Smain Yalaoui (CNSC),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Accidents, “Black Swans” and RiskJohn Luxat (McMaster University),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12The Role of Uncertainties in Reactor Safety Calculations: Lessons Learned from the OECD-NEA Uncertainty Analysis Methodology Benchmark ProjectDavid R. Novog (McMaster University),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Licensing the First Nuclear Power Plant in the United Arab EmiratesIan Grant (Director, Nuclear Safety Department, Federal Authority for Nuclear Regulation, Abu Dhabi, UAE),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Licensing OverseasNeil Numark (President, Numark Associates, Inc.),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Licensing Discussion: SMRs in CanadaMarcel de Vos (Senior Project Officer, CNSC),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12SMR – The Vendor PerspectivePeter Hastings (Director of Licensing, Generation mPower, LLC),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Nuclear North of 60Jay Harris (Independent Consultant),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Navigating for ExcellenceGaëtan Thomas (New Brunswick Power),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Experimental modeling of radioactive particle resuspensionSharman Perera (UOIT), Edward Waller (UOIT),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Statistical Modelling of External Corrosion in Buried PipingMikko Jyrkama (University of Waterloo), Mahesh Pandey (University of Waterloo),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12A RATIONALE FOR THE OBSERVED NON-LINEARITY IN PRESSURE TUBE CREEP SAG WITH TIME IN SERVICEPaul Sedran (RESD Inc),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Improvements Made to the Bruce A Upgraders and Heavy Water Cleanup System as Part of the Bruce A Units 1 and 2 Restart Project and Commissioning ResultsRam Davloor (Bruce Power), Gretel Steinberg (SNC-Lavalin Nuclear, Inc.), Charles Boddy (SNC-Lavalin Nuclear, Inc.), Daniel Rocci (Aecon Nuclear),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Replacement of Radiography with Ultrasonic Phased Array for Feeder Tubes in CANDU Reactors using ASME Code Case N- 659-2Robert Simmons (Metalogic Inspection Services), Quintin Bower (Metalogic Inspection Services), Shawn Arseneau (Metalogic Inspection Services),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Hitachi’s Proposed DCS Solution for New Build CANDU® EC6® using the G-HIACS® Unified PlatformDaisuke Tan (Hitachi Ltd., Infrastructure Systems Company), Kazuhiko Ishii (Hitachi Ltd., Infrastructure Systems Company), Yusaku Otsuka (Hitachi Ltd., Infrastructure Systems Company), Kzunori Uemura (Hitachi Ltd., Infrastructure Systems Company), Paul Eric Marko (Hitachi Power Systems Canada Ltd.),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12In-situ Alpha Detector for Wet SoilShuwei Yue (AECL), Ghaouti Bentoumi (AECL),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12On-line Monitoring of Enhanced CANDU® 6 (EC6®) Plant InstrumentsQingfeng (Eric) Li (Candu Energy Inc.), Andrew Younker (Candu Energy Inc.),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Evaluation of Common Mode Signal Rejection Algorithm on Ultrasonic Cross-Correlation Flow MeasurementVi Ton (OPG), Jin Kim (OPG), Chunlei Zhao (OPG),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Simulations of CANDU Fuel Bundles Under Static Mechanical Loads and Refuelling Loads Using LS-DYNA Finite Element ModelsYabiao(Albert) Sun (Candu Energy Inc.), Ben Wong (Candu Energy Inc.), Dev Gossain (Candu Energy Inc.), Masoud Shams (Candu Energy Inc.),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Emergency Support Centre Concept for the Enhanced CANDU 6Roshanak Moradi Nadimian (Candu Energy Inc.), Robert Leger (Candu Energy Inc.),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12EC6 Design Features and Pre-Project Licensing ReviewStephen Yu (Candu Energy Inc.), Albert G. Lee (Candu Energy Inc.), N.B. Dinh (Candu Energy Inc.), Michael Soulard (Candu Energy Inc.),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12The use of Small Modular Nuclear Reactors for Canadian Oils Sands Applications: A proposal and way forwardDennis Attwood (Human Factors Applications), Mohamed Moledina (WorleyParsons Resources & Energy Canada),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Progression of the Physics Conceptual Design for the Canadian Supercritical Water ReactorJeremy Pencer (AECL), Ashlea Colton (AECL),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Assessment of a Transuranic Mixed Oxide fuelled CANDU ReactorAndrew C. Morreale (McMaster University), John C. Luxat (McMaster University), David R. Novog (McMaster University),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Accelerated Reduction of Used CANDU Fuel Waste with Fast-Neutron Reactors: Fuel Cycle Strategy Cuts TRU Waste Lifespan from 400,000 Years to Less than 80 YearsPeter Ottensmeyer (University of Toronto),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Thermal Management using a Hypervapotron; Part II: Additional Controlling ParametersRonald Boyd (Prairie View A&M University),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12The Design of a Neutron Generator Using the Inertial Electrostatic Confinement of Deuterium PlasmaTerry Price (UOIT), Rachid Machrafi (UOIT),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12A Comparative Study of Some Spatial-temporal Discretization Schemes for Nonlinear Magnetohydrodynamic Simulation of PlasmasDinesh Nath (Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur), Manjeet Singh Kalra (Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur), Prabhat Munshi (Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Progress Towards Acoustic Magnetized Target Fusion: An Update on the R&D; Program at General FusionDoug Richardson (General Fusion), Aaron Froese (General Fusion), Victoria Suponitsky (General Fusion), Meritt Reynolds (General Fusion), David Plant (General Fusion),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Review of AECL and International Work on Sub-critical Blankets Driven by Accelerator-Based and Fusion Neutron SourcesBlair Bromley (AECL),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Seismic Evaluation of Equipment for Seismic Demand Based on UHS – Implications and ImpactYing An (Candu Energy Inc.), Ravi Jategaonkar (Candu Energy Inc.),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Resilience of Nuclear Power Plants to Withstand Large Earthquakes: An OverviewAman Usmani (Principal Consultant & Manager, AMEC-NSS), Ayman Saudy (Senior Technical Expert, AMEC-NSS),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Reactor Core Flow Measurements during Plant Start-up using Non-Intrusive Flow Meter CROSSFLOWVarun Kanda (Advanced Measurement & Analysis Group Inc.), Brendan Sharp (Advanced Measurement & Analysis Group Inc.), Alex Gurevich (Advanced Measurement & Analysis Group Inc.), Yuri Gurevich (Daystar Technologies Inc.), Srikrishnarajah Selvaratnarajah (Advanced Measurement & Analysis Group Inc.), Armando Lopez (Advanced Measurement & Analysis Group Inc.),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12FSN-BASED FAULT MODELING FOR NEUTRON OVERPOWER SYSTEMS IN CANDU® STATIONSElnara Nasimi (Bruce Power), Hossam Gabbar (UOIT),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12The Darlington Retube Waste Container System - A Full Life Cycle Design SolutionBryan Goode (Rolls-Royce Civil Nuclear Canada Ltd.), Eric Freeman (OPG),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Closing the CANDU nuclear reactor fuel cycle with a Modified PUREX Processing System: Reducing, Refining and Recycling CANDU Spent FuelAlexander Koven (University of Toronto), Jinah Kim (University of Toronto), Juhx Pellazar (University of Toronto), Leon Wu (University of Toronto), Marty Tzolov (University of Toronto), Sameena Mulam (University of Toronto), Eric Jelinski (University of Toronto), Peter Ottensmeyer (University of Toronto),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12The Radiation Stability of Organic Ionic Liquids in Biphasic SystemsSusan E. Howett (Western University), James J. Noel (Western University), J. Clara Wren (Western University),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12A High Recovery Membrane Process for Purification of Low-Level Radiocative Liquid WasteRiad Al-Samadi (OPG), Ram Davloor (Bruce Power), Bill Harper (Bruce Power),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Fuel Defect Localization Using Delayed Neutron Monitoring System Bruce A 2011 to 2013Jennifer Stark (Bruce Power), Andrew Ertel (Bruce Power),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12NUCLEAR POWER - A Business Driver for the Next Generation Canadian Nuclear SocietyDon Hoffman (President-elect, ANS),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Science and Technology Supporting InnovationRobert Walker (President & CEO, AECL),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Nuclear is GREAT BritainJonathan Dart (British Consul General, Toronto),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Advanced Fuel Cycles in Chinese MarketSermet Kuran (Director, AFCR & Fuel Cycles, CANDU Energy Inc.),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12CANDU Position and Prospects in ChinaChen Mingjun (Technical Director, CNNO Plant #3, TQNPC, China),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Post Fukushima Design Changes IGary Newman (Chief Engineer & SVP Engineering, Bruce Power),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Integration of Accident Management Strategies into Station OperationFred Dermarkar (Vice President Engineering Strategy, OPG),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12DNGS Refurbishment ImprovementsNeil Mitchell (Vice President Refurbishment Engineering, OPG),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Speaker: Dr. Nigel Lockyer, Laboratory Director, TRIUMFDr. Nigel Lockyer (Laboratory Director, TRIUMF),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Thermal Neutron Scattering Cross Section Measurements of Light and Heavy WaterGang Li (AECL), Ghaouti Bentoumi (AECL), Zin Tun (National Research Council Canada), Liqian Li (AECL), Bhaskar Sur (AECL),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Behaviour of Aged and New Flux Detectors in Darlington ReactorsConstantin Banica (OPG), Matthew Foster (OPG),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Development of Benchmark Experiment Sets Applicable to Thorium-Fueled Power Reactor Bias-CalculationsStephanie Langton (McMaster University), Adriaan Buijs (McMaster University),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Numerical Verification of the Theory of Coupled Reactors for a Deuterium Critical Assembly Using MCNP5Mohamed Hussein (Royal Military College of Canada), Hugues Bonin (Royal Military College of Canada), Brent Lewis (Royal Military College of Canada),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Description and Results of a Two-Dimensional Lattice Physics Code Benchmark for the Canadian Pressure Tube Supercritical Water-cooled Reactor (PT-SCWR)D. W. Hummel (McMaster University), S. E. Langton (McMaster University), M. R. Ball (McMaster University), D. R. Novog (McMaster University), A. Buijs (McMaster University),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12RFSP-IST/CERBERUS SIMULATIONS WITH REACTOR REGULATING SYSTEM ON FOR CANDU 6 ACCIDENT ANALYSIS BY USING LARGER TIME-STEP SIZEDai-Hai Chung (Atomic Creative Technology Co., Ltd.), Cheon-Hwey Cho (Atomic Creative Technology Co., Ltd.),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Evaluation of Sorption Distribution Coefficient of Cs onto Granite using Sorption Data Collected in Sorption Database and Sorption ModelShinya Nagasaki (McMaster University),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Initial Interaction of 137Cs with SoilsShinya Nagasaki (McMaster University), Hisashi Makino (University of Tokyo), Takumi Saito (University of Tokyo),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Radiation-Induced Nanoparticle Formation under Steady-State Radiolysis: Comparison of the Fe, Co and Cr SystemsJiju M. Joseph (Western University), Leena M. Alrehaily (Western University), Pam A. Yakabuskie (Western University), David A. Guzonas (AECL), Jungsook Clara Wren (Western University),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Effect of Supercritical Water Composition on the Corrosion of Engineering MaterialsPeter McClure (Carleton University), Muzammil Mehdi (Carleton University), Xiao Huang (Carleton University), Dave Guzonas (AECL),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Study on Protective Layer for Severe Accident Conditions for EC6 Reactor Vault StructureHomayoun Abrishami (Candu Energy Inc.), Rick Ricciuti (Candu Energy Inc.), Azhar Khan (Candu Energy Inc.), Ranjit Singh (Candu Energy Inc.),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Three-dimensional Simulations for Void Fraction Distribution in a Two-component Two-phase Flow SystemSanjeev Kumar (Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur), Arun K. Saha (Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur), Prabhat Munshi (Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Experimental Study of Water Flow at Supercritical PressuresAltan Muftuoglu (École Polytechnique de Montréal), Alberto Teyssedou (École Polytechnique de Montréal),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12MODELING A DIRECT CONTACT HEAT EXCHANGER FOR A SUPERCRITICAL WATER LOOPFranco Cascella (École Polytechnique de Montréal), Alberto Teyssedou (École Polytechnique de Montréal),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12RELAP5/SCDAPSIM/MOD3.4 Analysis of the Influence of Water Addition on the Behavior of a BWR during a Fukushima-like Severe AccidentA.K. Trivedi (Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur), Chris Allison (Innovative Systems Software), Ashok Khanna (Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur), Prabhat Munshi (Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12IAEA ICSP on HWR Moderator Subcooling Requirements to Demonstrate Backup Heat Sink Capabilities of Moderator during AccidentsJong Ho Choi (IAEA), Thambiayah Nitheanandan (AECL),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Enhanced CANDU 6 Design Assist Probabilistic Safety Assessment Results and InsightsKeivan Torabi (Candu Energy Inc.), Ralph Bettig (Candu Energy Inc.), Petre Iliescu (Candu Energy Inc.), Joel Robinson (Candu Energy Inc.), Paul Santamaura (Candu Energy Inc.), Bozena Skorupska (Candu Energy Inc.), Ashok Tyagi (Candu Energy Inc.), Imre Vencel (Candu Energy Inc.),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Operational Risk Management for a NPPC. Keith Scott (Atlantic Nuclear Services Inc.),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12A Bayesian Formulation of Seismic Fragility Analysis of Safety Related EquipmentZhao-Liang Wang (University of Waterloo), Mahesh Pandey (University of Waterloo), Wei-Chau Xie (University of Waterloo),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Variable ROP Setpoints Remove Random Epistemic Detector ErrorFrank Laratta (Retired),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Effect of Water Radiolysis on Corrosion: Steel, Cobalt and Nickel AlloysA.Y Musa (Western University), M Behazin (Western University), Q Knapp (Western University), D Mizzi (Western University), J.C Wren (Western University),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Influence of Defect Identification Method on the Statistics of Primary Irradiation Damage in α-ZirconiumKevin P. Boyle (CanmetMATERIALS, Natural Resources Canada), Timothy J. Robotham (CanmetMATERIALS, Natural Resources Canada),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12The Effect of Dilution on the Covariance of Multigroup Cross SectionsCurtis McEwan (McMaster University), Matthew Ball (McMaster University), Dave Novog (McMaster University),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Generation of Earthquake Ground Motions Preserving Non-Stationary Characteristics for Nuclear Power PlantsShunhao (Sean) Ni (Candu Energy Inc.), Wei-Chau Xie (University of Waterloo), Mahesh Pandey (University of Waterloo), Wei Liu (Candu Energy Inc.), Homayoun Abrishami (Candu Energy Inc.),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Generation of Earthquake Ground Motions Preserving Non-Stationary Characteristics for Nuclear Power PlantsEvan Davidge (OPG), Reynel Sanchez (OPG), Arvind Misra (OPG), Jack Vecchiarelli (OPG),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Generation of Earthquake Ground Motions Preserving Non-Stationary Characteristics for Nuclear Power PlantsZlatko Catovic (OPG),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Generation of Earthquake Ground Motions Preserving Non-Stationary Characteristics for Nuclear Power PlantsJohn Xiao (OPG), Allan Lew (OPG),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Generation of Earthquake Ground Motions Preserving Non-Stationary Characteristics for Nuclear Power PlantsImtiaz Malek (OPG),Toronto, Canada
34th Annual CNS Conference2013June 09-12Generation of Earthquake Ground Motions Preserving Non-Stationary Characteristics for Nuclear Power PlantsZlatko Catovic (OPG),Toronto, Canada