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Brady Hanson

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
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PNNL Publications

2016

  • Casella A.J., B.D. Hanson, and W.H. Miller. 2016. "The effect of fuel chemistry on UO2 dissolution." Journal of Nuclear Materials 476. PNNL-SA-105625. doi:10.1016/j.jnucmat.2016.04.025

2015

  • Meyer R.M., J.M. Cuta, A.M. Jones, K.M. Denslow, P. Ramuhalli, H.E. Adkins, and B.D. Hanson. 2015. "FEASIBILITY OF ACOUSTIC METHODS FOR IMPURITY GAS MONITORING IN DRY STORAGE SYSTEMS." In 15th International High-Level Radioactive Waste Management Conference, April 12-16, 015, Charleston, South Carolina, 829-834. Lagrange Park, Illinois:American Nuclear Society. PNNL-SA-107377.

2014

  • Casella A.M., S.K. Loyalka, and B.D. Hanson. 2014. "Modeling of Particulate Behavior in Pinhole Breaches." Nuclear Technology 186, no. 1:99-114. PNNL-SA-94571.
  • Klymyshyn N.A., P.J. Jensen, S.E. Sanborn, and B.D. Hanson. 2014. FUEL ASSEMBLY SHAKER AND TRUCK TEST SIMULATION. PNNL-23688. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. FUEL ASSEMBLY SHAKER AND TRUCK TEST SIMULATION

2013

  • Klymyshyn N.A., N.K. Karri, H.E. Adkins, and B.D. Hanson. 2013. Structural Sensitivity of Dry Storage Canisters. PNNL-22814. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. Structural Sensitivity of Dry Storage Canisters
  • Klymyshyn N.A., S.E. Sanborn, H.E. Adkins, and B.D. Hanson. 2013. FUEL ASSEMBLY SHAKER TEST SIMULATION. PNNL-22507. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. FUEL ASSEMBLY SHAKER TEST SIMULATION
  • Meyer R.M., A.F. Pardini, B.D. Hanson, and K.B. Sorenson. 2013. Review of NDE Methods for Detection and Monitoring of Atmospheric SCC in Welded Canisters for the Storage of Used Nuclear Fuel. PNNL-22158. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. Review of NDE Methods for Detection and Monitoring of Atmospheric SCC in Welded Canisters for the Storage of Used Nuclear Fuel
  • Meyer R.M., B.D. Hanson, and K.B. Sorenson. 2013. "A Review of NDE Methods for Detecting and Monitoring of Atmospheric SCC in Dry Cask Storage Canisters for Used Nuclear Fuel." In Corrosion 2013 Conference and Expo, March 17-21, 2013, Orlando, Florida, Paper No. NACE-2013-2541. Houston, Texas:NACE International. PNNL-SA-91372.
  • Shimskey R.W., B.D. Hanson, and P.J. MacFarlan. 2013. Optimization of Hydride Rim Formation in Unirradiated Zr 4 Cladding. PNNL-22835. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. Optimization of Hydride Rim Formation in Unirradiated Zr 4 Cladding
  • Sorenson K.B., and B.D. Hanson. 2013. "Making the Case For Safe Storage of Used Nuclear Fuel For Extended Periods of Time: Combining Near-Term Experiments and Analyses with Longer-Term Confirmatory Demonstrations." Nuclear Engineering and Technology 45, no. 4:421-426. PNNL-SA-98421. doi:10.5516/NET.06.2013.707

2012

  • Cinson A.D., S.L. Crawford, P.J. MacFarlan, B.D. Hanson, and R. Mathews. 2012. "Comparison of an Ultrasonic Phased Array Evaluation with Destructive Analysis of a Documented Leak Path in a Nozzle Removed from Service." In 9th International Conference on NDE in Relation to Structural Integrity for Nuclear and Pressurized Components, May 22-24, 2012, Seattle, Washington. Palo Alto, California:EPRI. PNNL-SA-87735.
  • Crawford S.L., A.D. Cinson, P.J. MacFarlan, B.D. Hanson, and R. Mathews. 2012. Ultrasonic Phased Array Assessment of the Interference Fit and Leak Path of the North Anna Unit 2 Control Rod Drive Mechanism Nozzle 63 with Destructive Validation. PNNL-21547; NUREG/CR-7142. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. Ultrasonic Phased Array Assessment of the Interference Fit and Leak Path of the North Anna Unit 2 Control Rod Drive Mechanism Nozzle 63 with Destructive Validation
  • Hanson B.D., A.-. Alsaed, C.T. Stockman, and K.B. Sorenson. 2012. "U.S. Gap Analysis to Support Extended Storage of Used Nuclear Fuel." In 11th International Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Management Conference and the Annual European Safety and Reliability Conference (PSAM11 ESREL 2012), June 25-29, 2012, Helsinki, Finland, 4, 3245-3254. Red Hook, New York:Curran Associates, Inc. PNNL-SA-87194.

2011

  • Cinson A.D., S.L. Crawford, P.J. MacFarlan, R. Mathews, B.D. Hanson, and A.A. Diaz. 2011. "Ultrasonic Phased Array Evaluation of Control Rod Drive Mechanism (CRDM) Nozzle Interference Fit and Weld Region." In Proceedings of the ASME 2011 Pressure Vessels & Piping Division (PVP2011), July 17-21, 2011, Baltimore, Maryland, Paper No. PVP2011-57977. New York, New York:ASME. PNNL-SA-86470.
  • Cinson A.D., S.L. Crawford, P.J. MacFarlan, R. Mathews, B.D. Hanson, and A.A. Diaz. 2011. "Ultrasonic Phased Array Evaluation of Control Rod Drive Mechanism (CRDM) Nozzle Interference Fit and Weld Region." In Proceedings of the ASME 2011 Pressure Vessels and Piping Division (PVP2011), July 17-21, 2011, Baltimore, Maryland, Paper No. PVP2011-57977. New York, New York:American Society for Mechanical Engineers. PNNL-SA-78593.
  • McConnell P., B.D. Hanson, M. Lee, and K.B. Sorenson. 2011. "Extended Dry Storage of Used Nuclear Fuel: Technical Issues: A USA Perspective." Nuclear Engineering and Technology 43, no. 5:405-412. PNNL-SA-86982. doi:10.5516/NET.2011.43.5.405
  • Soderquist C.Z., A.M. Johnsen, B.K. McNamara, B.D. Hanson, J.W. Chenault, K.J. Carson, and S.M. Peper. 2011. "Dissolution of Irradiated Commercial UO2 Fuels in Ammonium Carbonate and Hydrogen Peroxide." Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research 50, no. 4:1813-1818. PNNL-SA-72386. doi:10.1021/ie101386n

2010

  • Baldwin D.L., P.P. Schonewill, J.J. Toth, J.L. Huckaby, P.W. Eslinger, B.D. Hanson, and D.E. Kurath, et al. 2010. EFRT M-12 Issue Resolution: Solids Washing. PNNL-18499 Rev 1; WTP-RPT-187 Rev 1. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. EFRT M-12 Issue Resolution: Solids Washing
  • Daniel R.C., J.M. Billing, J.R. Bontha, C.F. Brown, P.W. Eslinger, B.D. Hanson, and J.L. Huckaby, et al. 2010. EFRT M-12 Issue Resolution: Comparison of Filter Performance at PEP and CUF Scale. PNNL-18498 Rev 1; WTP-RPT-185 Rev 1. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. EFRT M-12 Issue Resolution: Comparison of Filter Performance at PEP and CUF Scale
  • Mahoney L.A., S.D. Rassat, P.W. Eslinger, R.L. Aaberg, P.M. Aker, E.C. Golovich, and B.D. Hanson, et al. 2010. EFRT M-12 Issue Resolution: Caustic-Leach Rate Constants from PEP and Laboratory-Scale Tests. PNNL-18502 Rev 1; WTP-RPT-186 Rev 1. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. EFRT M-12 Issue Resolution: Caustic-Leach Rate Constants from PEP and Laboratory-Scale Tests
  • Rapko B.M., P.P. Schonewill, C.F. Brown, P.W. Eslinger, M.S. Fountain, T.S. Hausmann, and J.L. Huckaby, et al. 2010. EFRT M-12 Issue Resolution: Comparison of PEP and Bench-Scale Oxidative Leaching Results. PNNL-18500 Rev 1; WTP-RPT-188 Rev 1. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. EFRT M-12 Issue Resolution: Comparison of PEP and Bench-Scale Oxidative Leaching Results
  • Soderquist C.Z., and B.D. Hanson. 2010. "Dissolution of Spent Nuclear Fuel in Carbonate-Peroxide Solution." Journal of Nuclear Materials 396, no. 2-3:159-162. PNNL-SA-68562. doi:10.1016/j.jnucmat.2009.11.001

2009

  • Baldwin D.L., P.P. Schonewill, J.J. Toth, J.L. Huckaby, P.W. Eslinger, B.D. Hanson, and D.E. Kurath, et al. 2009. EFRT M-12 Issue Resolution: Solids Washing. PNNL-18499. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. EFRT M-12 Issue Resolution: Solids Washing
  • Casella A.M., S.K. Loyalka, and B.D. Hanson. 2009. "Computation of Free Molecular Flow in Nuclear Materials." Journal of Nuclear Materials 394, no. 2-3:123-130. PNNL-SA-65541.
  • Daniel R.C., J.M. Billing, J.R. Bontha, C.F. Brown, P.W. Eslinger, B.D. Hanson, and J.L. Huckaby, et al. 2009. EFRT M-12 Issue Resolution: Comparison of Filter Performance at PEP and CUF Scale. PNNL-18498. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. EFRT M-12 Issue Resolution: Comparison of Filter Performance at PEP and CUF Scale
  • Hanson B.D., A.M. Casella, and C.E. Beyer. 2009. "The RADFUEL Concept to Accelerate Fuel Qualification." Transactions of the American Nuclear Society 101. PNNL-SA-67255.
  • Kurath D.E., B.D. Hanson, M.J. Minette, D.L. Baldwin, B.M. Rapko, L.A. Mahoney, and P.P. Schonewill, et al. 2009. Pretreatment Engineering Platform Phase 1 Final Test Report. PNNL-18894; WTP-RPT-197 Rev 0. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. Pretreatment Engineering Platform Phase 1 Final Test Report
  • Mahoney L.A., S.D. Rassat, P.W. Eslinger, R.L. Aaberg, P.M. Aker, E.C. Golovich, and B.D. Hanson, et al. 2009. EFRT M-12 Issue Resolution: Caustic Leach Rate Constants from PEP and Laboratory-Scale Tests. PNNL-18502. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. EFRT M-12 Issue Resolution: Caustic Leach Rate Constants from PEP and Laboratory-Scale Tests
  • Rapko B.M., C.F. Brown, P.W. Eslinger, M.S. Fountain, T.S. Hausmann, J.L. Huckaby, and B.D. Hanson, et al. 2009. EFRT M12 Issue Resolution: Comparison of PEP and Bench-Scale Oxidative Leaching Results. PNNL-18500. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. EFRT M12 Issue Resolution: Comparison of PEP and Bench-Scale Oxidative Leaching Results

2008

  • Casella A.J., B.D. Hanson, and W.H. Miller. 2008. "Factors Affecting UO2 Dissolution Under Geologic Disposal Conditions." In International High Level Radioactive Waste Management Conference, 1, 388-394. La Grange, Illinois:American Nuclear Society. PNNL-SA-59471.
  • Casella A.J., B.D. Hanson, and W.H. Miller. 2008. "The Temperature, Oxygen, and Fuel Chemistry Dependence of UO2 Dissolution Under Repository Conditions." Transactions of the American Nuclear Society 98, no. 1:131-132. PNNL-SA-58611.
  • Hanson B.D. 2008. "Examining the Conservatisms in Dissolution Rates of Commercial Spent Nuclear Fuel." In Proceedings of the 2008 International High-Level Radioactive Waste Management Conference, 2, 404-411. La Grange, Illinois:American Nuclear Society. PNNL-SA-61337.
  • Hanson B.D., R.C. Daniel, A. Casella, R.S. Wittman, W. Wu, P.J. MacFarlan, and R.W. Shimskey. 2008. Fuel-In-Air FY07 Summary Report. PNNL-17275 Rev.1. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. Fuel-In-Air FY07 Summary Report

2007

  • Casella A.M., S.K. Loyalka, and B.D. Hanson. 2007. "A Monte Carlo Program for Modeling Particulate Flows through Pinhole Breaches in Spent Fuel Canisters." Transactions of the American Nuclear Society 91. PNNL-SA-55747.
  • Casella A.M., S.K. Loyalka, and B.D. Hanson. 2007. "Monte Carlo Modeling of Molecular Flow through Nano-Pathways in Irradiated TRISO Fuels." Transactions of the American Nuclear Society 97. PNNL-SA-55746.
  • Casella A.M., S.K. Loyalka, and B.D. Hanson. 2007. "Pinhole Breaches in Spent Fuel Containers: Improvements to Conservative Models of Aerosol Release and Plugging." Transactions of the American Nuclear Society 97. PNNL-SA-55749.
  • Kline A.J., B.D. Hanson, and W.H. Miller. 2007. "Characteristics of UO2 Dissolution under Geologic Disposal Conditions Using SPFT." Transactions of the American Nuclear Society 97, no. 1:73-74. PNNL-SA-55748.

2006

  • Casella A.M., S.K. Loyalka, and B.D. Hanson. 2006. "Pinhole Breaches in Spent Fuel Containers: Some Modeling Considerations." In 2006 ANS Annual Meeting, Reno Nevada, June 4-8, 2006. Published in Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, 94, 80-81. La Grange Park, Illinois:American Nuclear Society. PNNL-SA-48796.
  • Casella A.M., S.K. LOYALKA, and B.D. Hanson. 2006. "Plugging Effects on Depressurization Time in Dry Storage Containers with Pinhole Breaches." In Transactions of the American Nuclear Society Winter 2006 Meeting, edited by Christine A. Yoelin, Julie B. Rule, 95, 209-210. La Grange Park, Illinois:American Nuclear Society. PNNL-SA-50613.
  • Kline A.J., B.D. Hanson, W.H. Miller, and R.S. Wittman. 2006. "Modeling the Radiolysis Effect on CSNF Dissolution Kinetics." In Transactions of the American Nuclear Society Winter Meeting (2006), 95, 177-178. La Grange Park, Illinois:American Nuclear Society. PNNL-SA-50572.
  • Miller W.H., A.J. Kline, and B.D. Hanson. 2006. "Dosimetry Modeling for Predicting Radiolytic Production at the Spent Fuel - Water Interface." In 11th International High-Level Radioactive Waste Management Conference (IHLRWM), 698-711. Las Vegas, Nevada:American Nuclear Society. PNNL-SA-48264. Dosimetry Modeling for Predicting Radiolytic Production at the Spent Fuel - Water Interface

2005

  • Douglas M., S.B. Clark, J.I. Friese, B.W. Arey, E.C. Buck, and B.D. Hanson. 2005. "Neptunium(V) Partitioning to Uranium(VI) Oxide and Peroxide Solids." Environmental Science & Technology 39, no. 11:4117-4124. PNNL-SA-44460.
  • Douglas M., S.B. Clark, J.I. Friese, B.W. Arey, E.C. Buck, B.D. Hanson, and S. Utsunomiya, et al. 2005. "Microscale Characterization of Uranium(VI) Silicate Solids and Associated Neptunium(V)." Radiochimica Acta 93, no. 5:265-272. PNNL-SA-44461.
  • Hanson B.D., B.K. McNamara, E.C. Buck, J.I. Friese, E.D. Jenson, K.M. Krupka, and B.W. Arey. 2005. "Corrosion of commercial spent nuclear fuel. 1. Formation of studtite and metastudtite." Radiochimica Acta 93. PNNL-SA-45228.
  • McNamara B.K., B.D. Hanson, E.C. Buck, and C.Z. Soderquist. 2005. "Corrosion of Commercial Spent Nuclear Fuel. 2. A Radiochemical Analyses of Metastudtite and Leachates." Radiochimica Acta 93, no. 3:169-175. PNNL-SA-43013.
  • Wittman R.S., E.C. Buck, and B.D. Hanson. 2005. Data Analysis of Plutonium Sorption on Colloids in a Minimal Kinetics Model. PNNL-15285. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. Data Analysis of Plutonium Sorption on Colloids in a Minimal Kinetics Model

2004

  • Buck E.C., B.D. Hanson, and B.K. McNamara. 2004. "The Geochemical Behaviour of Tc, Np, and Pu in Spent Nuclear Fuel in an Oxidizing Environment." In Energy, Waste, and the Environment: A Geochemical Perspective, edited by R. Giere and P. Stille. 65-88. London:Geological Society. PNNL-SA-42972.
  • Buck E.C., B.D. Hanson, J.I. Friese, M. Douglas, and B.K. McNamara. 2004. "Evidence for Neptunium Incorporation into Uranium (VI) Phases." In Scientific Basis for Nuclear Waste Management XXVIII. Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings, 824, 133-138. Warrendale, Pennsylvania:Materials Research Society. PNNL-SA-41685.
  • Buck E.C., B.K. McNamara, and B.D. Hanson. 2004. Alternative Conceptual Model for Colloid Generation from Commercial Spent Nuclear Fuel. PNNL-14306. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. Alternative Conceptual Model for Colloid Generation from Commercial Spent Nuclear Fuel
  • Friese J.I., M. Douglas, B.K. McNamara, S.B. Clark, and B.D. Hanson. 2004. Np Behavior in Synthesized Uranyl Phases: Results of Initial Tests. PNNL-14856. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. Np Behavior in Synthesized Uranyl Phases: Results of Initial Tests
  • Friese J.I., M. Douglas, E.C. Buck, S.B. Clark, and B.D. Hanson. 2004. "Neptunium(V) Incorporation/Sorption with Uranium(VI) Alteration Products." In SCIENTIFIC BASIS FOR NUCLEAR WASTE MANAGEMENT XXVIII. MRS Proceedings, edited by JM Hanchar, S Stroes-Gascoyne and L Browning, 824, Paper No. CC9.2. Warrendale, Pennsylvania:Materials Research Society. PNNL-SA-44189. doi:10.1557/PROC-824-CC9.2
  • Hanson B.D., and R.B. Stout. 2004. "Reexamining the Dissolution of Spent Fuel: A Comparison of Different Methods for Calculating Rates." In Scientific Basis for Nuclear Waste Management XXVIII. Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings, 824, 89-94. Warrendale, Pennsylvania:Materals Research Society. PNNL-SA-41284.
  • Hanson B.D., J.I. Friese, and C.Z. Soderquist. 2004. "Initial Results From Dissolution Testing of Spent Fuel Under Acidic Conditions." In Scientific Basis for Nuclear Waste Managment XXVIII. Materials Rsearch Society Symposium Proceedings, 824, 113-118. Warrendale, Pennsylvania:Materials Research Society. PNNL-SA-42262.
  • McNamara B.K., B.D. Hanson, E.C. Buck, and C.Z. Soderquist. 2004. "A radiochemical analyses of metastudtite and leachates from spent fuel." In Scientific Basis for Nuclear Waste Management XXVII. Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings, 824, 139-144. Warrendale, Pennsylvania:Materials Research Society. PNNL-SA-44133.
  • Scheele R.D., B.D. Hanson, S.E. Cumblidge, E.D. Jenson, A.E. Kozelisky, R.L. Sell, and P.J. MacFarlan, et al. 2004. "Effect of Gadolinium Doping on the Air Oxidation of Uranium Dioxide." In Scientific Basis for Nuclear Waste Management XXVIII. Materials Research Society Symposium Proceeding, 824, 211-216. Warrendale, Pennsylvania:Materials Research Society. PNWD-SA-6441.

2003

  • Buck E.C., B.K. McNamara, M. Douglas, and B.D. Hanson. 2003. Possible Incorporation of Neptunium in Uranyl (VI) Alteration Phases. PNNL-14277. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. Possible Incorporation of Neptunium in Uranyl (VI) Alteration Phases
  • Friese J.I., E.C. Buck, B.K. McNamara, B.D. Hanson, and S.C. Marschman. 2003. Existing Evidence for the Fate of Neptunium in the Yucca Mountain Repository. PNNL-14307. Richland, WA: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. Existing Evidence for the Fate of Neptunium in the Yucca Mountain Repository
  • Hanson B.D., S.E. Cumblidge, R.D. Scheele, and R.L. Sell. 2003. "The Effect of Rare Earth Dopants on UO2 Oxidation." In Annual Meeting of the American Nuclear Society, San Diego, June 1-5 2003, published in the Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, 88, 414-415. La Grange Park, Illinois:American Nuclear Society. PNNL-SA-38078.
  • McNamara B.K., E.C. Buck, and B.D. Hanson. 2003. "Observation of Studtite and Metastudtite on Spent Fuel." In Scientific Basis for Nuclear Waste Management XXVI. Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings, 757, 401-406. Warrendale, Pennsylvania:Materials Research Society. PNNL-SA-43566.

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