Neptune and Company, Inc wins awards at 2017 WM Symposia

Three Neptune and Company, Inc. colleagues won accolades for their papers at the WM2017 Conference.

Amy Jordan and co-authors achieved the “Papers of Note” rating for Paper # 17066 “Realistic Geochemical Parameter Uncertainty for Performance Assessment Modeling” presented in Session # 119 Crosscutting Subsurface Mass Transport and Environmental Assessment of Geological Disposal Systems. [Jordan, A.; Fitchett, S.; Catlett, K.; Levitt, D.; Occhiogrosso, G.; Tauxe, J.; Meeks, P.; Higgs, M.; and Black, P. 2017. Realistic Geochemical Parameter Uncertainty for Performance Assessment Modeling—17066, proceedings of theWM2017 Conference, March 5–9, Phoenix AZ, 2017]

Ralph Perona and co-authors achieved the rating of a “Superior” paper for Paper # 17294 “Application of Structured Decision Making to Hanford Site Radiological Air Monitoring” presented in Session # 075 Communications, Involvement, Education and Training - Posters.

John Tauxe and co-authors achieved the rating of a “Superior” paper for Paper # 17258 “Decision and Modeling Strategy for a Radiological Risk Assessment at Area G, Los Alamos, New Mexico” presented in Session # 031 Integrated Performance and Risk Assessments, Decision Analyses, and Risk Management.

WMS established these recognitions with the objective to recognize authors and co-authors for distinguished contributions to the advancement of radioactive waste and radioactive material management.