APPENDIX E
Abbreviations and Acronyms


ACM

anode-cathode module

AES

Auger electron spectroscopy

ALMR/IFR

Advanced Liquid-Metal Reactor/Integral Fast Reactor

ANL

Argonne National Laboratory

ANL-E

Argonne National Laboratory-East (Argonne, Illinois)

ANL-W

Argonne National Laboratory-West (Idaho Falls, Idaho)

ANSTO

Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation

ASTM

American Society for Testing and Materials


CCDF

compliance cumulative distribution functions

CISAC

Committee on International Security and Arms Control

CWF

ceramic waste form


DHLW

Defense Program High-Level Waste

DOE

U.S. Department of Energy

DOE-EM

U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Environmental Management

DOE-RW

U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Civilian Radioactive Waste Management

DSC

differential scanning calorimetry

DU

depleted uranium

DWPF

Defense Waste Processing Facility


EA

environmental assessment

EBR-II

Experimental Breeder Reactor-II

EBS

engineered barrier system

EIS

environmental impact statement

EMT

electrometallurgical technology


FCF

fuel conditioning facility

FDB

fuel dissolution basket

FFTF

Fast Flux Test Facility


GMODS

glass material oxidation and dissolution


HEU

highly enriched uranium

HFEF

Hot Fuel Examination Facility



The National Academies | 500 Fifth St. N.W. | Washington, D.C. 20001
Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved.
Terms of Use and Privacy Statement



Below are the first 10 and last 10 pages of uncorrected machine-read text (when available) of this chapter, followed by the top 30 algorithmically extracted key phrases from the chapter as a whole.
Intended to provide our own search engines and external engines with highly rich, chapter-representative searchable text on the opening pages of each chapter. Because it is UNCORRECTED material, please consider the following text as a useful but insufficient proxy for the authoritative book pages.

Do not use for reproduction, copying, pasting, or reading; exclusively for search engines.

OCR for page 115
Electrometallurgical Techniques for DOE Spent Fuel Treatment: Final Report APPENDIX E Abbreviations and Acronyms ACM anode-cathode module AES Auger electron spectroscopy ALMR/IFR Advanced Liquid-Metal Reactor/Integral Fast Reactor ANL Argonne National Laboratory ANL-E Argonne National Laboratory-East (Argonne, Illinois) ANL-W Argonne National Laboratory-West (Idaho Falls, Idaho) ANSTO Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation ASTM American Society for Testing and Materials CCDF compliance cumulative distribution functions CISAC Committee on International Security and Arms Control CWF ceramic waste form DHLW Defense Program High-Level Waste DOE U.S. Department of Energy DOE-EM U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Environmental Management DOE-RW U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Civilian Radioactive Waste Management DSC differential scanning calorimetry DU depleted uranium DWPF Defense Waste Processing Facility EA environmental assessment EBR-II Experimental Breeder Reactor-II EBS engineered barrier system EIS environmental impact statement EMT electrometallurgical technology FCF fuel conditioning facility FDB fuel dissolution basket FFTF Fast Flux Test Facility GMODS glass material oxidation and dissolution HEU highly enriched uranium HFEF Hot Fuel Examination Facility

OCR for page 115
Electrometallurgical Techniques for DOE Spent Fuel Treatment: Final Report HIP hot isostatic press HLW high-level waste HTER high-throughput electrorefiner HUP hot uniaxial press INEEL Idaho National Engineering and Environmental Laboratory INTEC Idaho Nuclear Technology and Engineering Center J-13 simulated Yucca Mountain well water LEU low enriched uranium LLW low-level waste LWR light water reactor MCC Material Characterization Center MGDSWAC mined geologic disposal system waste acceptance criteria MOA memorandum of agreement MOX mixed uranium-plutonium oxide fuel MSRE molten salt reactor experiment MTHM metric tons heavy metal MWF metal waste form NE U.S. Department of Energy Office of Nuclear Energy, Science, and Technology PCT product consistency test R&D research and development RIP repository integration program SEM scanning electron microscopy SNF spent nuclear fuel SRS Savannah River site SS stainless steel TCLP toxicity characteristic leaching procedure TEM transmission electron spectroscopy TRU transuranic elements TSPA total system performance assessment WAPS waste acceptance product specifications WCP waste form compliance plan WIPP waste isolation pilot plant WISP Waste Isolation System Panel WPu weapons plutonium WQR waste form qualification report XAFS X-ray absorption fine structure spectroscopy XPS X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy XRD X-ray diffraction