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May 18-19, 2004
Spring 2004 Board Meeting
Washington, DC


Presentations

May 18

Gary Lanthrum, OCRWM; Office of National Transportation Update

W. John Arthur III,OCRWM;Yucca Mountain Project Status

Mark Peters, LANL; Science Update

Jon Ake, U.S. Bureau of Reclamation; Update on Development of Seismic Inputs for Yucca Mountain, Nevada

Ron Latanision, NWTRB; Introductory Remarks and Overview

Thure Cerling, NWTRB; Evolution of Environments on Waste Package Surfaces During the Thermal Pulse

David Duquette, NWTRB; Corrosion During the Thermal Pulse

Tim McCartin, NRC; Regulatory Perspective on Corrosion of Alloy 22

Roberto Pabalan, CNWRA; Near-Field Chemical Environment

Darrell Dunn, CNWRA; Factors Influencing the Uniform and Localized Corrosion of Alloy 22

Tae Ahn and Tim McCartin, NRC; Sensitivity Analysis of Waste Package Corrosion

Don Shettel, Geoscience Management Institute, Inc.; Evolution of Near-Field Environments

Roger Staehle, Consultant; Bases for Predicting Occurrences of Rapid Corrosion on the Surfaces of Containers of C-22 at Yucca Mountain

EPRI, Analysis of NWTRB's Scenario Regarding Localized Corrosion by Formation of High-Temperature Deliquescent Brines

    - John Kessler, EPRI; Overview
    - Don Langmuir, Consultant; Effect of Desert Dust Composition on WP   Environment
    - Fraser King, Integrity Corrosion Consulting, Ltd.; Corrosion
    - Mick Apted, Monitor Scientific, LLC; Summary


May 19

Robert Andrews, BSC; Introduction to Presentations Addressing the Nuclear Waste Technical Review Board's Comments in their November 25, 2003 Letter

Gudmundur Bodvarsson, LBNL; Thermal Hydrologic Environment and Thermal Seepage

Carl Steefel, LBNL; The In-Drift Chemical Environment During the Above-Boiling Period

Carl Steefel, LBNL; The In-Drift Chemical Environment During the Below-Boiling Period

Joe Payer, Case-Western Reserve University; Corrosion Resistance of Alloy 22

Robert Andrews, BSC; Summary of Presentations Addressing the Nuclear Waste Technical Review Board's Comments in their November 25, 2003 Letter


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