April 1, 2013
From March 12-14, NSSPI hosted the semi-annual meeting of the
Material Protection Accounting and Control Technologies (MPACT)
campaign working group. MPACT is a campaign, sponsored by the
US Department of Energy's Office of Nuclear Energy (DOE-NE), whose
mission is to develop innovative technologies and analysis tools to
enable next-generation nuclear materials management for existing
and future U.S. nuclear fuel cycles, focusing on minimizing
proliferation and terrorism risk.
Thirty-seven participants from the DOE, NNSA, US national labs,
academia, and industry attended the...
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January 20, 2012
In December 2011, NSSPI staff member Dr. Alexander Solodov
travelled to Indonesia as part of a US Department of Energy (DOE)
team to participate in a series of meetings with the Indonesian
Nuclear Energy Regulatory Agency (BAPETEN). The first event was the
7thPermanent Coordinating Group meeting in Bali,
Indonesia, during which the US DOE delegation and BAPETEN
representatives discussed the progress of ongoing joint activities
in the area of nuclear material accounting, safeguards, and
security. Plans for the upcoming year and new joint projects were
also outlined and approved by ...
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