Past Event

Meeting 2: Current Status of and Progress toward Eliminating Highly Enriched Uranium Use in Fuel for Civilian Research and Test Reactors

Study in Progress: Public Meeting
December 3, 2014

Location: Teleconference

8:30 am Call to order and welcome
* Introduction of committee and NAS staff
* Guidance for open sessions
Julia Phillips, Sandia National Laboratories, committee chair

8:35 am Panel on the Backend of Conversion (25 minutes each panelist)

Global Threat Reduction Initiative [GTRI] Removal Program Overview
Sarah Dickerson, Acting Associate Assistant Deputy Administrator for Global Threat Reduction

Acceptance and Disposition of the Department of Energy's [DOE's] Spent Nuclear Fuel
Hitesh Nigam, Senior Environmental Engineer, Office of Nuclear Materials Disposition, DOE's Office of Environmental Management

9:25 am Questions and Answers

9:40 am End of Data Gathering Session Open to the Public