April 29th, 2011 – Data prepared for the Commissioner for the discussion of the presence of plutonium in the spent nuclear fuels

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Zhian Li, PhD
Sr. Criticality and Shielding Engineer
Division of Spent Fuel Storage and Transportation
Nuclear Materials Safety and Safeguards

Currently:
On a rotational Assignment at
Division of System Analysis
Nuclear Regulatory Research

Time spent on this FOIA: 30 minutes

Note:
The data were prepared for the Commissioner for the discussion of the presence of plutonium in the spent nuclear fuels.

The data were for illustration purpose only because the fuel assembly information used in the analysis were not the same as what used in the Japanese reactors that were damaged during the earthquake/tsunami event. The fuel assembly designs for the Japanese reactors were not available at the time of this analysis.


Data Prepared for the Commissioner for the Discussion of the Presence of Plutonium in the Spent Nuclear Fue…

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