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Many thanks to my advisors in this venture:

Dr. Magdi Ragheb, UIUC

David Jones and Mike Horton, Southern Nuclear Operating Company

Veronica Cavalier and all the kind staff of the River Bend Power Plant, Entergy

And, of course, many thanks to the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission and Randi Neff for the time to learn the material and prepare for the course and Saritha Muguti for helping in generating these webpages.

---Dr. Ervin



Cmdr. Tim Kilpatrick and Lt. Lori Rose, Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program

Disclaimer : This website was prepared by Elizabeth K. Ervin under the award number NRC-38-08-915 from the U. S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission. The statements, findings, conclusions, and recommendations are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U. S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission.