Nuclear Chemistry and Repository Science

Friday, November 6, 2009: 2:00 PM-5:00 PM
Hereford (Camino Real Hotel)
Organizers:
Donald T. Reed and Jean-Francois Lucchini
2:00 PM
424
Applicable Lessons From a Half-Century of Underground Waste Isolation
Norbert T. Rempe, Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
2:40 PM
425
Predictions of Actinide Solubilities Under near-Field Conditions Expected in the WIPP
Christi D. Leigh, Sandia National Laboratories; Laurence H. Brush, Sandia National Laboratories; Yongliang Xiong, Sandia National Laboratories
3:00 PM
430
Environmental Monitoring of Nuclear Waste Repository – Advances and the Challenges
K. Ui Chearnaigh, Carlsbad Environmental Monitoring & Research Center; D. Baker, Carlsbad Environmental Monitoring & Research Center; J. Monk, Carlsbad Environmental Monitoring & Research Center; P. Thakur, Carlsbad Environmental Monitoring & Research Center; T. Kirchner, Carlsbad Environmental Monitoring & Research Center; J.L Conca, Carlsbad Environmental Monitoring & Research Center; M. Akbarzadeh, Waste Isolation Pilot Plant
3:20 PM
Coffee
3:40 PM
429
Characterization of Microorganisms and Organic Matter Present in Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) Halite
Darlene D. Martin, MS, New Mexico State University; Juliet Swanson, PhD, Los Alamos National Laboratory; Rami Al-Khatib, MS, New Mexico State University; Peter Cooke, PhD, New Mexico State University; Donald R. Reed PhD, Los Alamos National Laboratory; Geoffrey B. Smith PhD, New Mexico State University
4:00 PM
428
EDTA and Mixed –Ligands Complexes of Trivalent and Tetravalent Actinides at High Ionic Strength
P. Thakur, Carlsbad Environmental Monitoring & Research Center; J.L Conca, Carlsbad Environmental Monitoring & Research Center; G.R. Choppin, Florida State University
4:20 PM
426
Chemical and Physical Status of Water Pooled in a Failed Nuclear Waste Container
Lubna K. Hamdan, University of Texas at El Paso; John C Walton, University of Texas at El Paso; Arturo Woocay, University of Texas at El Paso
4:40 PM
427
Role of Radiolysis in Spent Nuclear Fuel Alteration in Repository Conditions
Jean-Francois Lucchini, Los Alamos National Laboratory
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