Programme & Presentations

First SACSESS International Workshop Warsaw, Poland April 22-24, 2015

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WEDNESDAY 22 APRIL

TIME
TITLE OF PRESENTATIONS & SPEAKERS
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09:10
The US DOE R&D Program on Minor Actinide Separations
TERRY TODD, INL, USA
09:35
Improving the Actinides Recycling, a Key Step towards a More Sustainable Nuclear Energy CHRISTOPHE POINSSOT, CEA, France
10:00
Overview of fuel cycle perspective for France EMMANUEL TOURON, CEA, France 
10:25
Status on the R&D activities on Pyroreprocessing Technology at KAERI IN TAE KIM, KAERI, South Korea
10:50
Status and Results of Reseach on Pyrosmany Coordinated Project VICTOR IGNATIEV, Kurchatov Institute, Russia
11:15
Recent R&Ds of CRIEPI on pyroprocess technology for the future of nuclear fuel cycle KOICHI UOZUMI, CRIEPI, Japan
12:10
Waste management KASTRIOT SPAHIU, SKB, Sweden 
12:35
Are diglycolamide ligands hard or soft Lewis bases? Implications on their complexation and solvent extraction separation of lanthanides and actinides JERZY NARBUTT, INCT, Poland
13:00
Development of V-shaped BTPhen based ligands as precursors for supramolecular ligands PAVLE MOCILAC, University of Manchester, UK
13:25
Studies on Extraction Behaviour of U(VI) to [bmim][NfO] Ionic Liquid and Its Recovery Using Hydrogen Peroxide KOICHIRO TAKAO, TITECH, Japan
13:50
R&D in ALSEP GREGG LUMETTA, PNNL, USA
15:15
Molecular dynamics and quantum chemical investigation of N-donor ligands interacting with Ln(III)/An(III) ions MICHAEL TRUMM, KIT, Germany
15:40
Building Hybrid Materials to Protect Reagents from Oxidative Damage. PETER ZALUPSKI, MITCHELL GREENHALGH, BRUCE MINCHER Idaho National Laboratory / MICHAEL SCHULTZ, ANDREW KNIGHT, U of Iowa
16:05
Phenyl trifluoromethyl sulfone as diluent in a grouped actinide extraction process JENNY HALLEROD, CHALMERS, Sweden
16:30
Complex structure of An and Ln complexes with modified diglycolamides in solution and solid state using different analytical techniques ANDREAS WILDEN, JUELICH, Germany
16:55
Inferred Pa(V) complex formation via selective extraction by aliphatic alcohols and mesoporous carbon materials ANDREW KNIGHT, University of Iowa, USA
17:20
Dissolution studies on molybdenum-based inert matrix fuels for the transmutation of minor actinides ELENA EBERT, JUELICH, Germany
THURSDAY 23 APRIL

08:30 
Active interface in liquid/liquid extraction processes probed by Neutron and x-ray reflectivity ERNESTO SCOPPOLA, CEA/ICSM, France
08:55 
Performance Optimisation of Chemical Systems with the Rotating Diffusion Cell (RDC) MICHAEL BROMLEY, Lancaster University, UK
09:20 
A comparative study of uranium and plutonium transfer during liquid-liquid extraction ANNE LELIAS, CEA, France 
09:45Am(VI) BRUCE MINCHER, INL, USA
10:10Development of a selective americium separation process using TPAEN as a water-soluble stripping agent CECILE MARIE, CEA, France
10:35 
Selective Separation of Americium from PUREX Raffinate CHRISTOPH WAGNER, KIT, Germany
11:00 
Selective Separation of Am(III) using the Hydrophilic Complexing Agent SO3Ph-BTPhen PETER KAUFHOLZ, Juelich, Germany
11:50 
R&D in ALSEP ALENA PAULENOVA, Oregon State University, USA
12:15
Progress towards the Development of Ligands for Separating Actinides from Lanthanides ASHFAQ AFSAR, University of Reading, UK
12:40 
Modelling of Acid Extraction in the i-SANEX System
DAVID WOODHEAD, NNL, UK 

13:05 
Actinide stripping by a hydrophilic BTP ligand in aqueous HNO3 from TODGA-containing organic phase. ŁUKASZ STECZEC, INCT, Poland
13:30 
Safety of Chemical Systems - Selective An Stripping Reagents RICHARD WILBRAHAM, NNL, UK
FRIDAY 24 APRIL 2015

09:00
An experimental and computational investigation into the radiolysis of PUREX SOLVENT systems GREGORY HORNE, University of Manchester
09:25
Hydrogen yields from alpha-radiolysis of nitrate solutions
ROBIN ORR, NNL, UK 

09:50
The Role of Organic Solvent Radical Cations in Separation Ligand Degradation
STEPHEN MEZYK, California State University at Long Beach, USA

10:15Physico chemical modifications of irradiated i-SANEX diluents EROS MOSSINI, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
10:40 
Radiolytic and hydrolytic stabilitiy of the highly selective nitrogen donor ligands CyMe4BTBP and CyMe4BTPhen HOLGER SCHMIDT, JUELICH, Germany 
11:05
Euro-GANEX system behavior under gamma radiation
HITOS GALAN, CIEMAT, Spain

11:55
Development of robust microelectrodes for application in online monitoring of pyrochemical processing DAMION CORRIGAN, University of Edinburgh, UK
12:20
Actinides / lanthanides separation in molten salt media. Application to the liquid fuel reprocessing of molten salt fast reactor (MSFR) system DAVIDE RODRIGUES, Institut de Physique Nucléaire, France
12:45
Electroreduction of CerMet transmutation targets
PAVEL SOUCEK, JRC-ITU, Germany

13:10
Electrochemical recovery of uranium from solid wastes contaminated with uranium using deep eutectic as electrolyte YUZUKE OHASHI, JAEA, Japan  
13:35
Optimising fission product extraction from nuclear fuel reprocessing (Li,K)Cl molten salt wastes using aluminosilicate zeolite ion exchange.
HENRY FOXHALL