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Joint VA ANS/HPS Meeting

Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility

12000 Jefferson Ave. Newport News, VA 23606

Agenda

  • 1400-1430, Visitor Registration
  • 1430-1630, Tour of JLab Facility
  • 1630-1800, Social Gather at Residence Facility
  • 1800-1900, Dinner at CEBAF Center
  • 1900-2030, Technical Talks and Business Meetings

Technical Presenters

Dr. Ganapati Myneni - Sub-critical Nuclear Energy Systems

Board of Directors, International Symposium On Hydrogen In Matter (ISOHIM) PhD, Indian Institute of Technology Madras (1980). Recipient of Indo-German Scientific Exchange Award at the Fritz Haber Institute of the Max Planck Society, Berlin, worked on Joint European Torus (JET) and completed postdoctoral work at the University of Southampton, England. Appointed by two consecutive Governors of Virginia to Board of Directors of Virginia Nuclear Energy Consortium Authority (since 2013) and Virginia Energy Council (since 2014) respectively. Served as research professor/graduate faculty at the University of Virginia and North Carolina State University. Currently affiliated faculty/graduate faculty member Virginia Tech, Virginia Commonwealth & Old Dominion University. Present focus – developing radioisotopes based on efficient and economic ingot niobium CW SRF accelerator technology and pursuing this technology to advance nuclear energy systems internationally. Organizer of International Symposia On Hydrogen In Matter (ISOHIM). Development of Virginia Tech - India partnership to advance nuclear energy options for a greener world. Holder of 10 patents; edited 6 books/conference proceedings on accelerator related technologies. Authored/co-authored over 100 peer-reviewed publications on accelerator-technologies-instrumentation. Established the Virginia Accelerator-Driven Subcritical-Systems (ADS) Consortium, organizes International workshops on ADS/Thorium Utilization. The 5th such workshop will be hosted by SCK/CEN Mol, Belgium during the fall of 2019. ANS Life Member.

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