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March 7, 2012
Spring Board Meeting
Albuquerque, NM


Albert Carnesale, BRC; Overview of the Final Report of the Blue Ribbon Commission on America's Nuclear Future

William Boyle, DOE-NE; Update on the Activities of the DOE-NE Office of Used Nuclear Fuel R&D

William Boyle, DOE-NE; Siting Criteria in the US

Kenneth Skipper, USGS; Repository Site Selection Criteria and Constraints

Lawrence Kokajko and Timothy McCartin, NRC; NRC's Technical Evaluation Reports (TERs) on the Content of DOE's License Application for Yucca Mountain

Peter Swift, SNL; Performance Assessment Models for Geologic Media and Potential Application to Site Screening, Selection, and Characterization

Carlos Jove Colon, SNL; Research and Development Activities Related to the Development of Engineered Barrier Systems for Different Geologic Media

Bill Arnold,SNL; Geological and Practical Aspects of Deep Borehole Disposal

Steven Ingebritsen, USGS; Fluid Flow and Permeability in the Upper Crust