Nuclear Technology Standards

    ASTM's nuclear technology standards are instrumental in specifying, testing, and evaluating the materials, instruments, and techniques used in the field of nuclear technology. Because of the great deal of public concern regarding the possible implications of this field of science, these standards are very helpful to scientific laboratories and nuclear power plants in carrying out their tests and experiments with utmost accuracy and care.

    List of nuclear technology standards developed by ASTM:


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    Behavior and Use of Nuclear Structural Materials

    DesignationTitle
    E185 - 10 Standard Practice for Design of Surveillance Programs for Light-Water Moderated Nuclear Power Reactor Vessels
    E509 / E509M - 14 Standard Guide for In-Service Annealing of Light-Water Moderated Nuclear Reactor Vessels
    E531 - 13 Standard Practice for Surveillance Testing of High-Temperature Nuclear Component Materials
    E636 - 14 Standard Guide for Conducting Supplemental Surveillance Tests for Nuclear Power Reactor Vessels, E?706 (IH)
    E900 - 02(2007) Standard Guide for Predicting Radiation-Induced Transition Temperature Shift in Reactor Vessel Materials, E706 (IIF)
    E1214 - 11 Standard Guide for Use of Melt Wire Temperature Monitors for Reactor Vessel Surveillance, E 706 (IIIE)
    E1253 - 13 Standard Guide for Reconstitution of Irradiated Charpy-Sized Specimens
    E2215 - 10 Standard Practice for Evaluation of Surveillance Capsules from Light-Water Moderated Nuclear Power Reactor Vessels

    Dosimetry

    DesignationTitle
    ISO / ASTM51261 - 13 Standard Practice for Calibration of Routine Dosimetry Systems for Radiation Processing
    ISO / ASTM51707 - 05 Standard Guide for Estimating Uncertainties in Dosimetry for Radiation Processing
    ISO / ASTM52628 - 13 Standard Practice for Dosimetry in Radiation Processing
    ISO / ASTM52701 - 13 Standard Guide for Performance Characterization of Dosimeters and Dosimetry Systems for Use in Radiation Processing

    Dosimetry Application

    DesignationTitle
    E2303 - 11e1 Standard Guide for Absorbed-Dose Mapping in Radiation Processing Facilities
    ISO / ASTM51608 - 05 Standard Practice for Dosimetry in an X-Ray (Bremsstrahlung) Facility for Radiation Processing
    ISO / ASTM51649 - 05 Standard Practice for Dosimetry in an Electron Beam Facility for Radiation Processing at Energies Between 300 keV and 25 MeV
    ISO / ASTM51702 - 13 Standard Practice for Dosimetry in a Gamma Facility for Radiation Processing
    ISO / ASTM51818 - 13 Standard Practice for Dosimetry in an Electron Beam Facility for Radiation Processing at Energies Between 80 and 300 keV

    Dosimetry Systems

    DesignationTitle
    E1026 - 13 Standard Practice for Using the Fricke Dosimetry System
    E2304 - 03(2011) Standard Practice for Use of a LiF Photo-Fluorescent Film Dosimetry System
    ISO / ASTM51205 - 09 Standard Practice for Use of a Ceric-Cerous Sulfate Dosimetry System
    ISO / ASTM51275 - 13 Standard Practice for Use of a Radiochromic Film Dosimetry System
    ISO / ASTM51276 - 12 Standard Practice for Use of a Polymethylmethacrylate Dosimetry System
    ISO / ASTM51310 - 04(2012) Standard Practice for Use of a Radiochromic Optical Waveguide Dosimetry System
    ISO / ASTM51401 - 13 Standard Practice for Use of a Dichromate Dosimetry System
    ISO / ASTM51538 - 09 Standard Practice for Use of the Ethanol-Chlorobenzene Dosimetry System
    ISO / ASTM51540 - 04(2012) Standard Practice for Use of a Radiochromic Liquid Dosimetry System
    ISO / ASTM51607 - 13 Standard Practice for Use of the Alanine-EPR Dosimetry System
    ISO / ASTM51631 - 13 Standard Practice for Use of Calorimetric Dosimetry Systems for Electron Beam Dose Measurements and Routine Dosimeter Calibration
    ISO / ASTM51650 - 13 Standard Practice for Use of a Cellulose Triacetate Dosimetry System
    ISO / ASTM51956 - 13 Standard Practice for Use of Thermoluminescence-Dosimetry (TLD) Systems for Radiation Processing

    Editorial

    DesignationTitle
    E170 - 10 Standard Terminology Relating to Radiation Measurements and Dosimetry

    Editorial and Terminology

    DesignationTitle
    C859 - 14 Standard Terminology Relating to Nuclear Materials

    Food Irradiation

    DesignationTitle
    E2449 - 05(2013) Standard Guide for Irradiation of Pre-packaged Processed Meat and Poultry Products to Control Pathogens and Other Microorganisms
    F1355 - 06 Standard Guide for Irradiation of Fresh Agricultural Produce as a Phytosanitary Treatment
    F1356 - 08 Standard Practice for Irradiation of Fresh and Frozen Red Meat and Poultry to Control Pathogens and Other Microorganisms
    F1640 - 09 Standard Guide for Packaging Materials for Foods to Be Irradiated
    F1736 - 09 Standard Guide for Irradiation of Finfish and Aquatic Invertebrates Used as Food to Control Pathogens and Spoilage Microorganisms
    F1885 - 04(2010) Standard Guide for Irradiation of Dried Spices, Herbs, and Vegetable Seasonings to Control Pathogens and Other Microorganisms
    ISO / ASTM51204 - 04 Standard Practice for Dosimetry in Gamma Irradiation Facilities for Food Processing
    ISO / ASTM51431 - 05 Standard Practice for Dosimetry in Electron Beam and X-Ray (Bremsstrahlung) Irradiation Facilities for Food Processing

    Fuel and Fertile Material Specifications

    DesignationTitle
    C753 - 04(2009) Standard Specification for Nuclear-Grade, Sinterable Uranium Dioxide Powder
    C757 - 06(2011)e1 Standard Specification for Nuclear-Grade Plutonium Dioxide Powder, Sinterable
    C776 - 06(2011) Standard Specification for Sintered Uranium Dioxide Pellets
    C787 - 11 Standard Specification for Uranium Hexafluoride for Enrichment
    C788 - 03(2009) Standard Specification for Nuclear-Grade Uranyl Nitrate Solution or Crystals
    C833 - 13 Standard Specification for Sintered (Uranium-Plutonium) Dioxide Pellets
    C922 - 14 Standard Specification for Sintered Gadolinium Oxide-Uranium Dioxide Pellets
    C967 - 13 Standard Specification for Uranium Ore Concentrate
    C996 - 10 Standard Specification for Uranium Hexafluoride Enriched to Less Than 5 % 235U
    C1008 - 99(2008) Standard Specification for Sintered (Uranium-Plutonium) Dioxide Pellets—Fast Reactor Fuel
    C1052 - 14 Standard Practice for Bulk Sampling of Liquid Uranium Hexafluoride
    C1075 - 10 Standard Practices for Sampling Uranium-Ore Concentrate
    C1233 - 09 Standard Practice for Determining Equivalent Boron Contents of Nuclear Materials
    C1334 - 05(2010) Standard Specification for Uranium Oxides with a 235U Content of Less Than 5 % for Dissolution Prior to Conversion to Nuclear-Grade Uranium Dioxide
    C1462 - 00(2013) Standard Specification for Uranium Metal Enriched to More than 15 % and Less Than 20 % 235U
    C1703 - 08(2013) Standard Practice for Sampling of Gaseous Uranium Hexafluoride

    Geothermal Field Development, Utilization and Materials

    DesignationTitle
    E947 - 83(2007) Standard Specification for Sampling Single-Phase Geothermal Liquid or Steam for Purposes of Chemical Analysis
    E974 - 00(2006) Standard Guide for Specifying Thermal Performance of Geothermal Power Systems
    E1008 - 03(2009) Standard Practice for Installation, Inspection, and Maintenance of Valve-body Pressure-relief Methods for Geothermal and Other High-Temperature Liquid Applications
    E1068 - 85(2009) Standard Test Method for Testing Nonmetallic Seal Materials by Immersion in a Simulated Geothermal Test Fluid
    E1069 - 85(2009) Standard Test Method for Testing Polymeric Seal Materials for Geothermal and/or High Temperature Service Under Sealing Stress
    E1675 - 04(2012) Standard Practice for Sampling Two-Phase Geothermal Fluid for Purposes of Chemical Analysis

    Methods of Test

    DesignationTitle
    C696 - 11 Standard Test Methods for Chemical, Mass Spectrometric, and Spectrochemical Analysis of Nuclear-Grade Uranium Dioxide Powders and Pellets
    C697 - 10 Standard Test Methods for Chemical, Mass Spectrometric, and Spectrochemical Analysis of Nuclear-Grade Plutonium Dioxide Powders and Pellets
    C698 - 10 Standard Test Methods for Chemical, Mass Spectrometric, and Spectrochemical Analysis of Nuclear-Grade Mixed Oxides ((U, Pu)O2)
    C758 - 04(2010) Standard Test Methods for Chemical, Mass Spectrometric, Spectrochemical, Nuclear, and Radiochemical Analysis of Nuclear-Grade Plutonium Metal
    C759 - 10 Standard Test Methods for Chemical, Mass Spectrometric, Spectrochemical, Nuclear, and Radiochemical Analysis of Nuclear-Grade Plutonium Nitrate Solutions
    C761 - 11 Standard Test Methods for Chemical, Mass Spectrometric, Spectrochemical, Nuclear, and Radiochemical Analysis of Uranium Hexafluoride
    C799 - 12 Standard Test Methods for Chemical, Mass Spectrometric, Spectrochemical, Nuclear, and Radiochemical Analysis of Nuclear-Grade Uranyl Nitrate Solutions
    C889 - 11 Standard Test Methods for Chemical and Mass Spectrometric Analysis of Nuclear-Grade Gadolinium Oxide (Gd2O3) Powder
    C968 - 12 Standard Test Methods for Analysis of Sintered Gadolinium Oxide-Uranium Dioxide Pellets
    C998 - 05(2010)e1 Standard Practice for Sampling Surface Soil for Radionuclides
    C999 - 05(2010)e1 Standard Practice for Soil Sample Preparation for the Determination of Radionuclides
    C1000 - 11 Standard Test Method for Radiochemical Determination of Uranium Isotopes in Soil by Alpha Spectrometry
    C1001 - 11 Standard Test Method for Radiochemical Determination of Plutonium in Soil by Alpha Spectroscopy
    C1022 - 05(2010)e1 Standard Test Methods for Chemical and Atomic Absorption Analysis of Uranium-Ore Concentrate
    C1108 - 12 Standard Test Method for Plutonium by Controlled-Potential Coulometry
    C1109 - 10 Standard Practice for Analysis of Aqueous Leachates from Nuclear Waste Materials Using Inductively Coupled Plasma-Atomic Emission Spectrometry
    C1111 - 10 Standard Test Method for Determining Elements in Waste Streams by Inductively Coupled Plasma-Atomic Emission Spectroscopy
    C1163 - 08 Standard Practice for Mounting Actinides for Alpha Spectrometry Using Neodymium Fluoride
    C1165 - 12 Standard Test Method for Determining Plutonium by Controlled-Potential Coulometry in H2SO4 at a Platinum Working Electrode
    C1168 - 08 Standard Practice for Preparation and Dissolution of Plutonium Materials for Analysis
    C1204 - 02(2008)e1 Standard Test Method for Uranium in Presence of Plutonium by Iron(II) Reduction in Phosphoric Acid Followed by Chromium(VI) Titration
    C1205 - 07(2012) Standard Test Method for The Radiochemical Determination of Americium-241 in Soil by Alpha Spectrometry
    C1206 - 02(2010) Standard Test Method for Plutonium by Iron (II)/Chromium (VI) Amperometric Titration
    C1219 - 05(2009) Standard Test Methods for Arsenic in Uranium Hexafluoride
    C1254 - 13 Standard Test Method for Determination of Uranium in Mineral Acids by X-Ray Fluorescence
    C1255 - 11 Standard Test Method for Analysis of Uranium and Thorium in Soils by Energy Dispersive X-Ray Fluorescence Spectroscopy
    C1267 - 11 Standard Test Method for Uranium by Iron (II) Reduction in Phosphoric Acid Followed by Chromium (VI) Titration in the Presence of Vanadium
    C1268 - 94(2008) Standard Test Method for Quantitative Determination of Americium 241 in Plutonium by Gamma-Ray Spectrometry
    C1284 - 10 Standard Practice for Electrodeposition of the Actinides for Alpha Spectrometry
    C1287 - 10 Standard Test Method for Determination of Impurities in Nuclear Grade Uranium Compounds by Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry
    C1295 - 13 Standard Test Method for Gamma Energy Emission from Fission and Decay Products in Uranium Hexafluoride and Uranyl Nitrate Solution
    C1307 - 02(2008) Standard Test Method for Plutonium Assay by Plutonium (III) Diode Array Spectrophotometry
    C1343 - 11 Standard Test Method for Determination of Low Concentrations of Uranium in Oils and Organic Liquids by X-ray Fluorescence
    C1344 - 97(2013) Standard Test Method for Isotopic Analysis of Uranium Hexafluoride by Single-Standard Gas Source Mass Spectrometer Method
    C1345 - 08 Standard Test Method for Analysis of Total and Isotopic Uranium and Total Thorium in Soils by Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry
    C1346 - 08(2014) Standard Practice for Dissolution of UF6 from P-10 Tubes
    C1347 - 08 Standard Practice for Preparation and Dissolution of Uranium Materials for Analysis
    C1379 - 10 Standard Test Method for Analysis of Urine for Uranium-235 and Uranium-238 Isotopes by Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry
    C1380 - 04(2011) Standard Test Method for Determination of Uranium Content and Isotopic Composition by Isotope Dilution Mass Spectrometry
    C1387 - 14 Standard Guide for the Determination of Technetium-99 in Soil
    C1402 - 04(2009) Standard Guide for High-Resolution Gamma-Ray Spectrometry of Soil Samples
    C1408 - 09 Standard Test Method for Carbon (Total) in Uranium Oxide Powders and Pellets By Direct Combustion-Infrared Detection Method
    C1411 - 14 Standard Practice for The Ion Exchange Separation of Uranium and Plutonium Prior to Isotopic Analysis
    C1413 - 05(2011) Standard Test Method for Isotopic Analysis of Hydrolyzed Uranium Hexafluoride and Uranyl Nitrate Solutions by Thermal Ionization Mass Spectrometry
    C1414 - 01(2014) Standard Practice for The Separation of Americium from Plutonium by Ion Exchange
    C1415 - 01a(2007) Standard Test Method for 238Pu Isotopic Abundance by Alpha Spectrometry
    C1428 - 11 Standard Test Method for Isotopic Analysis of Uranium Hexafluoride by Single-Standard Gas Source Multiple Collector Mass Spectrometer Method
    C1429 - 99(2009)e1 Standard Test Method for Isotopic Analysis of Uranium Hexafluoride by Double-Standard Multi-Collector Gas Mass Spectrometer
    C1430 - 07(2011)e1 Standard Test Method for Determination of Uranium, Oxygen to Uranium (O/U), and Oxygen to Metal (O/M) in Sintered Uranium Dioxide and Gadolinia-Uranium Dioxide Pellets by Atmospheric Equilibration
    C1432 - 03(2008) Standard Test Method for Determination of Impurities in Plutonium: Acid Dissolution, Ion Exchange Matrix Separation, and Inductively Coupled Plasma-Atomic Emission Spectroscopic (ICP/AES) Analysis
    C1441 - 13 Standard Test Method for the Analysis of Refrigerant 114, Plus Other Carbon-Containing and Fluorine-Containing Compounds in Uranium Hexafluoride via Fourier-Transform Infrared (FTIR) Spectroscopy
    C1453 - 00(2011) Standard Test Method for the Determination of Uranium by Ignition and the Oxygen to Uranium (O/U) Atomic Ratio of Nuclear Grade Uranium Dioxide Powders and Pellets
    C1456 - 13 Standard Test Method for Determination of Uranium or Gadolinium (or both) in Gadolinium Oxide-Uranium Oxide Pellets or by X-Ray Fluorescence (XRF)
    C1457 - 00(2010)e1 Standard Test Method for the Determination of Total Hydrogen Content of Uranium Oxide Powders and Pellets by Carrier Gas Extraction
    C1463 - 13 Standard Practices for Dissolving Glass Containing Radioactive and Mixed Waste for Chemical and Radiochemical Analysis
    C1473 - 11 Standard Test Method for Radiochemical Determination of Uranium Isotopes in Urine by Alpha Spectrometry
    C1474 - 00(2011) Standard Test Method for Analysis of Isotopic Composition of Uranium in Nuclear-Grade Fuel Material by Quadrupole Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry
    C1475 - 05(2010)e1 Standard Guide for Determination of Neptunium-237 in Soil
    C1477 - 08(2014) Standard Test Method for Isotopic Abundance Analysis of Uranium Hexafluoride and Uranyl Nitrate Solutions by Multi-Collector, Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry
    C1502 - 09 Standard Test Method for Determination of Total Chlorine and Fluorine in Uranium Dioxide and Gadolinium Oxide
    C1507 - 12 Standard Test Method for Radiochemical Determination of Strontium-90 in Soil
    C1508 - 01(2011) Standard Test Method for Determination of Bromine and Chlorine in UF6 and Uranyl Nitrate by X-Ray Fluorescence (XRF) Spectroscopy
    C1517 - 09 Standard Test Method for Determination of Metallic Impurities in Uranium Metal or Compounds by DC-Arc Emission Spectroscopy
    C1539 - 08 Standard Test Method for Determination of Technetium-99 in Uranium Hexafluoride by Liquid Scintillation Counting
    C1561 - 10 Standard Guide for Determination of Plutonium and Neptunium in Uranium Hexafluoride by Alpha Spectrometry
    C1590 - 04(2014) Standard Practice for Alternate Actinide Calibration for Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry
    C1614 - 05(2010) Standard Practice for the Determination of 237Np, 232Th, 235U and 238U in Urine by Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry (ICP-MS) and Gamma Ray Spectrometry.
    C1625 - 12 Standard Test Method for Uranium and Plutonium Concentrations and Isotopic Abundances by Thermal Ionization Mass Spectrometry
    C1636 - 13 Standard Guide for the Determination of Uranium-232 in Uranium Hexafluoride
    C1637 - 13 Standard Test Method for the Determination of Impurities in Plutonium Metal: Acid Digestion and Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectroscopy (ICP-MS) Analysis
    C1638 - 06(2013) Standard Guide for the Determination of Iodine-129 In Uranium Oxide
    C1647 - 13 Standard Practice for Removal of Uranium or Plutonium, or both, for Impurity Assay in Uranium or Plutonium Materials
    C1672 - 07(2014) Standard Test Method for Determination of Uranium or Plutonium Isotopic Composition or Concentration by the Total Evaporation Method Using a Thermal Ionization Mass Spectrometer
    C1689 - 08a(2014) Standard Practice for Subsampling of Uranium Hexafluoride
    C1742 - 10 Standard Test Method for Isotopic Analysis of Uranium Hexafluoride by Double Standard Single-Collector Gas Mass Spectrometer Method
    C1770 - 13 Standard Test Method for Determination of Loose and Tapped Bulk Density of Plutonium Oxide
    C1771 - 13 Standard Test Method for Determination of Boron, Silicon, and Technetium in Hydrolyzed Uranium Hexafluoride by Inductively Coupled Plasma—Mass Spectrometer After Removal of Uranium by Solid Phase Extraction
    E321 - 96(2012) Standard Test Method for Atom Percent Fission in Uranium and Plutonium Fuel (Neodymium-148 Method)

    Neutron Absorber Materials Specifications

    DesignationTitle
    C708 - 08 Specification for Nuclear-Grade Beryllium Oxide Powder
    C750 - 09(2014) Standard Specification for Nuclear-Grade Boron Carbide Powder
    C751 - 07(2012) Standard Specification for Nuclear-Grade Boron Carbide Pellets
    C752 - 13 Standard Specification for Nuclear-Grade Silver-Indium-Cadmium Alloy
    C760 - 90(2007) Standard Test Methods for Chemical and Spectrochemical Analysis of Nuclear-Grade Silver-Indium-Cadmium Alloys
    C784 - 05(2012) Standard Specification for Nuclear-Grade Aluminum Oxide-Boron Carbide Composite Pellets
    C785 - 08 Standard Specification for Nuclear-Grade Aluminum Oxide Pellets
    C791 - 12 Standard Test Methods for Chemical, Mass Spectrometric, and Spectrochemical Analysis of Nuclear-Grade Boron Carbide
    C809 - 13 Standard Test Methods for Chemical, Mass Spectrometric, and Spectrochemical Analysis of Nuclear-Grade Aluminum Oxide and AluminumOxide-Boron Carbide Composite Pellets
    C888 - 03(2014) Standard Specification for Nuclear-Grade Gadolinium Oxide (Gd2O3) Powder
    C992 - 11 Standard Specification for Boron-Based Neutron Absorbing Material Systems for Use in Nuclear Spent Fuel Storage Racks
    C1031 - 11 Standard Specification for Nuclear-Grade Aluminum Oxide Powder
    C1065 - 08 Standard Specification for Nuclear-Grade Zirconium Oxide Powder
    C1066 - 09 Standard Specification for Nuclear Grade Zirconium Oxide Pellets
    C1076 - 09 Standard Specification for Nuclear Grade Hafnium Oxide Pellets
    C1098 - 08 Standard Specification for Nuclear-Grade Hafnium Oxide Powder
    C1187 - 07 Standard Guide for Establishing Surveillance Test Program for Boron-Based Neutron Absorbing Material Systems for Use in Nuclear Spent Fuel Storage Racks
    C1671 - 07 Standard Practice for Qualification and Acceptance of Boron Based Metallic Neutron Absorbers for Nuclear Criticality Control for Dry Cask Storage Systems and Transportation Packaging

    Non Destructive Assay

    DesignationTitle
    C1030 - 10 Standard Test Method for Determination of Plutonium Isotopic Composition by Gamma-Ray Spectrometry
    C1133 / C1133M - 10 Standard Test Method for Nondestructive Assay of Special Nuclear Material in Low Density Scrap and Waste by Segmented Passive Gamma-Ray Scanning
    C1207 - 10 Standard Test Method for Nondestructive Assay of Plutonium in Scrap and Waste by Passive Neutron Coincidence Counting
    C1221 - 10 Standard Test Method for Nondestructive Analysis of Special Nuclear Materials in Homogeneous Solutions by Gamma-Ray Spectrometry
    C1316 - 08 Standard Test Method for Nondestructive Assay of Nuclear Material in Scrap and Waste by Passive-Active Neutron Counting Using 252Cf Shuffler
    C1455 - 14 Standard Test Method for Nondestructive Assay of Special Nuclear Material Holdup Using Gamma-Ray Spectroscopic Methods
    C1458 - 09e1 Standard Test Method for Nondestructive Assay of Plutonium, Tritium and 241Am by Calorimetric Assay
    C1490 - 14 Standard Guide for the Selection, Training and Qualification of Nondestructive Assay (NDA) Personnel
    C1493 - 09 Standard Test Method for Non-Destructive Assay of Nuclear Material in Waste by Passive and Active Neutron Counting Using a Differential Die-Away System
    C1500 - 08 Standard Test Method for Nondestructive Assay of Plutonium by Passive Neutron Multiplicity Counting
    C1514 - 08 Standard Test Method for Measurement of 235U Fraction Using Enrichment Meter Principle
    C1592 / C1592M - 09 Standard Guide for Making Quality Nondestructive Assay Measurements
    C1673 - 10ae1 Standard Terminology of C26.10 Nondestructive Assay Methods
    C1718 - 10 Standard Test Method for Nondestructive Assay of Radioactive Material by Tomographic Gamma Scanning
    C1726 / C1726M - 10 Standard Guide for Use of Modeling for Passive Gamma Measurements

    Nuclear Processing

    DesignationTitle
    C1062 - 00(2008) Standard Guide for Design, Fabrication, and Installation of Nuclear Fuel Dissolution Facilities
    C1217 - 00(2012) Standard Guide for Design of Equipment for Processing Nuclear and Radioactive Materials

    Nuclear Radiation Metrology

    DesignationTitle
    E181 - 10 Standard Test Methods for Detector Calibration and Analysis of Radionuclides
    E261 - 10 Standard Practice for Determining Neutron Fluence, Fluence Rate, and Spectra by Radioactivation Techniques
    E262 - 13 Standard Test Method for Determining Thermal Neutron Reaction Rates and Thermal Neutron Fluence Rates by Radioactivation Techniques
    E263 - 13 Standard Test Method for Measuring Fast-Neutron Reaction Rates by Radioactivation of Iron
    E264 - 08(2013) Standard Test Method for Measuring Fast-Neutron Reaction Rates by Radioactivation of Nickel
    E266 - 11 Standard Test Method for Measuring Fast-Neutron Reaction Rates by Radioactivation of Aluminum
    E385 - 11 Standard Test Method for Oxygen Content Using a 14-MeV Neutron Activation and Direct-Counting Technique
    E393 - 13 Standard Test Method for Measuring Reaction Rates by Analysis of Barium-140 From Fission Dosimeters
    E481 - 10 Standard Test Method for Measuring Neutron Fluence Rate by Radioactivation of Cobalt and Silver
    E482 - 11e1 Standard Guide for Application of Neutron Transport Methods for Reactor Vessel Surveillance, E706 (IID)
    E523 - 11 Standard Test Method for Measuring Fast-Neutron Reaction Rates by Radioactivation of Copper
    E526 - 08(2013) Standard Test Method for Measuring Fast-Neutron Reaction Rates by Radioactivation of Titanium
    E693 - 12 Standard Practice for Characterizing Neutron Exposures in Iron and Low Alloy Steels in Terms of Displacements Per Atom (DPA), E 706(ID)
    E704 - 13 Standard Test Method for Measuring Reaction Rates by Radioactivation of Uranium-238
    E705 - 13a Standard Test Method for Measuring Reaction Rates by Radioactivation of Neptunium-237
    E844 - 09 Standard Guide for Sensor Set Design and Irradiation for Reactor Surveillance, E 706(IIC)
    E853 - 13 Standard Practice for Analysis and Interpretation of Light-Water Reactor Surveillance Results
    E854 - 03(2009) Standard Test Method for Application and Analysis of Solid State Track Recorder (SSTR) Monitors for Reactor Surveillance, E706(IIIB)
    E910 - 07(2013) Standard Test Method for Application and Analysis of Helium Accumulation Fluence Monitors for Reactor Vessel Surveillance, E706 (IIIC)
    E944 - 13 Standard Guide for Application of Neutron Spectrum Adjustment Methods in Reactor Surveillance, E 706 (IIA)
    E1005 - 10 Standard Test Method for Application and Analysis of Radiometric Monitors for Reactor Vessel Surveillance, E 706(IIIA)
    E1006 - 13 Standard Practice for Analysis and Interpretation of Physics Dosimetry Results from Test Reactor Experiments
    E1018 - 09(2013) Standard Guide for Application of ASTM Evaluated Cross Section Data File, Matrix E706 (IIB)
    E1035 - 13 Standard Practice for Determining Neutron Exposures for Nuclear Reactor Vessel Support Structures
    E1297 - 08(2013) Standard Test Method for Measuring Fast-Neutron Reaction Rates by Radioactivation of Niobium
    E2005 - 10 Standard Guide for Benchmark Testing of Reactor Dosimetry in Standard and Reference Neutron Fields
    E2006 - 10 Standard Guide for Benchmark Testing of Light Water Reactor Calculations
    E2059 - 06(2010) Standard Practice for Application and Analysis of Nuclear Research Emulsions for Fast Neutron Dosimetry
    E2956 - 14 Standard Guide for Monitoring the Neutron Exposure of LWR Reactor Pressure Vessels

    Optical Materials for Solar Applications

    DesignationTitle
    E903 - 12 Standard Test Method for Solar Absorptance, Reflectance, and Transmittance of Materials Using Integrating Spheres
    E971 - 11 Standard Practice for Calculation of Photometric Transmittance and Reflectance of Materials to Solar Radiation

    Photovoltaic Electric Power Conversion

    DesignationTitle
    E927 - 10 Standard Specification for Solar Simulation for Terrestrial Photovoltaic Testing
    E948 - 09 Standard Test Method for Electrical Performance of Photovoltaic Cells Using Reference Cells Under Simulated Sunlight
    E973 - 10 Standard Test Method for Determination of the Spectral Mismatch Parameter Between a Photovoltaic Device and a Photovoltaic Reference Cell
    E1021 - 12 Standard Test Method for Spectral Responsivity Measurements of Photovoltaic Devices
    E1036 - 12 Standard Test Methods for Electrical Performance of Nonconcentrator Terrestrial Photovoltaic Modules and Arrays Using Reference Cells
    E1038 - 10 Standard Test Method for Determining Resistance of Photovoltaic Modules to Hail by Impact with Propelled Ice Balls
    E1040 - 10 Standard Specification for Physical Characteristics of Nonconcentrator Terrestrial Photovoltaic Reference Cells
    E1125 - 10 Standard Test Method for Calibration of Primary Non-Concentrator Terrestrial Photovoltaic Reference Cells Using a Tabular Spectrum
    E1143 - 05(2010) Standard Test Method for Determining the Linearity of a Photovoltaic Device Parameter with Respect To a Test Parameter
    E1171 - 09 Standard Test Methods for Photovoltaic Modules in Cyclic Temperature and Humidity Environments
    E1362 - 10 Standard Test Method for Calibration of Non-Concentrator Photovoltaic Secondary Reference Cells
    E1462 - 12 Standard Test Methods for Insulation Integrity and Ground Path Continuity of Photovoltaic Modules
    E1597 - 10 Standard Test Method for Saltwater Pressure Immersion and Temperature Testing of Photovoltaic Modules for Marine Environments
    E1799 - 12 Standard Practice for Visual Inspections of Photovoltaic Modules
    E1802 - 12 Standard Test Methods for Wet Insulation Integrity Testing of Photovoltaic Modules
    E1830 - 09 Standard Test Methods for Determining Mechanical Integrity of Photovoltaic Modules
    E2047 - 10 Standard Test Method for Wet Insulation Integrity Testing of Photovoltaic Arrays
    E2236 - 10 Standard Test Methods for Measurement of Electrical Performance and Spectral Response of Nonconcentrator Multijunction Photovoltaic Cells and Modules
    E2481 - 12 Standard Test Method for Hot Spot Protection Testing of Photovoltaic Modules
    E2527 - 09 Standard Test Method for Electrical Performance of Concentrator Terrestrial Photovoltaic Modules and Systems Under Natural Sunlight
    E2685 - 09 Standard Specification for Steel Blades Used with the Photovoltaic Module Surface Cut Test
    E2766 - 13 Standard Practice for Installation of Roof Mounted Photovoltaic Arrays on Steep-Slope Roofs
    E2848 - 13 Standard Test Method for Reporting Photovoltaic Non-Concentrator System Performance
    E2939 - 13 Standard Practice for Determining Reporting Conditions and Expected Capacity for Photovoltaic Non-Concentrator Systems

    Photovoltaic System Fire Safety

    DesignationTitle
    E2908 - 12 Standard Guide for Fire Prevention for Photovoltaic Panels, Modules, and Systems

    Procedures for Neutron Radiation Damage Simulation

    DesignationTitle
    E521 - 96(2009)e1 Standard Practice for Neutron Radiation Damage Simulation by Charged-Particle Irradiation
    E798 - 96(2009) Standard Practice for Conducting Irradiations at Accelerator-Based Neutron Sources
    E821 - 96(2009) Standard Practice for Measurement of Mechanical Properties During Charged-Particle Irradiation
    E942 - 96(2011) Standard Guide for Simulation of Helium Effects in Irradiated Metals

    Quality Assurance, Statistical Applications, and Reference Materials

    DesignationTitle
    C1009 - 13a Standard Guide for Establishing and Maintaining a Quality Assurance Program for Analytical Laboratories Within the Nuclear Industry
    C1068 - 03(2011) Standard Guide for Qualification of Measurement Methods by a Laboratory Within the Nuclear Industry
    C1128 - 01(2008) Standard Guide for Preparation of Working Reference Materials for Use in Analysis of Nuclear Fuel Cycle Materials
    C1156 - 03(2011) Standard Guide for Establishing Calibration for a Measurement Method Used to Analyze Nuclear Fuel Cycle Materials
    C1188 - 04(2011) Standard Guide for Establishing a Quality Assurance Program for Uranium Conversion Facilities
    C1210 - 12 Standard Guide for Establishing a Measurement System Quality Control Program for Analytical Chemistry Laboratories Within the Nuclear Industry
    C1215 - 92(2012)e1 Standard Guide for Preparing and Interpreting Precision and Bias Statements in Test Method Standards Used in the Nuclear Industry
    C1297 - 03(2011) Standard Guide for Qualification of Laboratory Analysts for the Analysis of Nuclear Fuel Cycle Materials

    Radiation Dosimetry for Radiation Effects on Materials and Devices

    DesignationTitle
    E265 - 07(2013) Standard Test Method for Measuring Reaction Rates and Fast-Neutron Fluences by Radioactivation of Sulfur-32
    E496 - 14e1 Standard Test Method for Measuring Neutron Fluence and Average Energy from?3H(d,n) 4He Neutron Generators by Radioactivation Techniques
    E666 - 14 Standard Practice for Calculating Absorbed Dose From Gamma or X Radiation
    E668 - 13 Standard Practice for Application of Thermoluminescence-Dosimetry (TLD) Systems for Determining Absorbed Dose in Radiation-Hardness Testing of Electronic Devices
    E720 - 11 Standard Guide for Selection and Use of Neutron Sensors for Determining Neutron Spectra Employed in Radiation-Hardness Testing of Electronics
    E721 - 11 Standard Guide for Determining Neutron Energy Spectra from Neutron Sensors for Radiation-Hardness Testing of Electronics
    E722 - 09e1 Standard Practice for Characterizing Neutron Fluence Spectra in Terms of an Equivalent Monoenergetic Neutron Fluence for Radiation-Hardness Testing of Electronics
    E1249 - 10 Standard Practice for Minimizing Dosimetry Errors in Radiation Hardness Testing of Silicon Electronic Devices Using Co-60 Sources
    E1250 - 10 Standard Test Method for Application of Ionization Chambers to Assess the Low Energy Gamma Component of Cobalt-60 Irradiators Used in Radiation-Hardness Testing of Silicon Electronic Devices
    E1854 - 13 Standard Practice for Ensuring Test Consistency in Neutron-Induced Displacement Damage of Electronic Parts
    E1855 - 10 Standard Test Method for Use of 2N2222A Silicon Bipolar Transistors as Neutron Spectrum Sensors and Displacement Damage Monitors
    E1894 - 13a Standard Guide for Selecting Dosimetry Systems for Application in Pulsed X-Ray Sources
    E2450 - 11 Standard Practice for Application of CaF2(Mn) Thermoluminescence Dosimeters in Mixed Neutron-Photon Environments
    F526 - 11 Standard Test Method for Measuring Dose for Use in Linear Accelerator Pulsed Radiation Effects Tests

    Radiological Protection for Decontamination and Decommissioning of Nuclear Facilities and Components

    DesignationTitle
    E1034 - 95(2013) Standard Specification for Nuclear Facility Transient Worker Records
    E1167 - 87(2008) Standard Guide for Radiation Protection Program for Decommissioning Operations
    E1168 - 95(2013) Standard Guide for Radiological Protection Training for Nuclear Facility Workers
    E1281 - 10 Standard Guide for Nuclear Facility Decommissioning Plans
    E1760 - 09 Standard Guide for Unrestricted Disposition of Bulk Materials Containing Residual Amounts of Radioactivity
    E1819 - 10 Standard Guide for Environmental Monitoring Plans for Decommissioning of Nuclear Facilities
    E1892 - 09 Standard Guide for Preparing Characterization Plans for Decommissioning Nuclear Facilities
    E1893 - 08a Standard Guide for Selection and Use of Portable Radiological Survey Instruments for Performing In Situ Radiological Assessments to Support Unrestricted Release from Further Regulatory Controls
    E2216 - 02(2013) Standard Guide for Evaluating Disposal Options for Concrete from Nuclear Facility Decommissioning
    E2420 - 10 Standard Guide for Post-Deactivation Surveillance and Maintenance of Radiologically Contaminated Facilities
    E2421 - 10 Standard Guide for Preparing Waste Management Plans for Decommissioning Nuclear Facilities

    Remote Systems

    DesignationTitle
    C852 - 09 Standard Guide for Design Criteria for Plutonium Gloveboxes
    C1533 - 08 Standard Guide for General Design Considerations for Hot Cell Equipment
    C1554 - 11 Standard Guide for Materials Handling Equipment for Hot Cells
    C1572 - 10 Standard Guide for Dry Lead Glass and Oil-Filled Lead Glass Radiation Shielding Window Components for Remotely Operated Facilities
    C1615 - 10 Standard Guide for Mechanical Drive Systems for Remote Operation in Hot Cell Facilities
    C1661 - 13 Standard Guide for Viewing Systems for Remotely Operated Facilities
    C1725 - 10 Standard Guide for Hot Cell Specialized Support Equipment and Tools

    Safeguard Applications

    DesignationTitle
    C993 - 97(2012) Standard Guide for In-Plant Performance Evaluation of Automatic Pedestrian SNM Monitors
    C1169 - 97(2012) Standard Guide for Laboratory Evaluation of Automatic Pedestrian SNM Monitor Performance
    C1189 - 11 Standard Guide to Procedures for Calibrating Automatic Pedestrian SNM Monitors
    C1238 - 97(2012) Standard Guide for Installation of Walk-Through Metal Detectors
    C1269 - 97(2012) Standard Practice for Adjusting the Operational Sensitivity Setting of In-Plant Walk-Through Metal Detectors
    C1270 - 97(2012) Standard Practice for Detection Sensitivity Mapping of In-Plant Walk-Through Metal Detectors
    C1309 - 97(2012) Standard Practice for Performance Evaluation of In-Plant Walk-Through Metal Detectors

    Solar Heating and Cooling Systems and Materials

    DesignationTitle
    E424 - 71(2007) Standard Test Methods for Solar Energy Transmittance and Reflectance (Terrestrial) of Sheet Materials
    E683 - 91(2013) Standard Practice for Installation and Service of Solar Space Heating Systems for One- and Two-Family Dwellings
    E712 - 80(2009) Standard Practice for Laboratory Screening of Metallic Containment Materials for Use With Liquids in Solar Heating and Cooling Systems
    E744 - 07 Standard Practice for Evaluating Solar Absorptive Materials for Thermal Applications
    E745 - 80(2009) Standard Practices for Simulated Service Testing for Corrosion of Metallic Containment Materials for Use With Heat-Transfer Fluids in Solar Heating and Cooling Systems
    E781 - 86(2009) Standard Practice for Evaluating Absorptive Solar Receiver Materials When Exposed to Conditions Simulating Stagnation in Solar Collectors With Cover Plates
    E782 - 95(2007) Standard Practice for Exposure of Cover Materials for Solar Collectors to Natural Weathering Under Conditions Simulating Operational Mode
    E822 - 92(2009) Standard Practice for Determining Resistance of Solar Collector Covers to Hail by Impact With Propelled Ice Balls
    E861 - 13 Standard Practice for Evaluating Thermal Insulation Materials for Use in Solar Collectors
    E881 - 92(2009) Standard Practice for Exposure of Solar Collector Cover Materials to Natural Weathering Under Conditions Simulating Stagnation Mode
    E905 - 87(2013) Standard Test Method for Determining Thermal Performance of Tracking Concentrating Solar Collectors
    E972 - 96(2013) Standard Test Method for Solar Photometric Transmittance of Sheet Materials Using Sunlight
    E1056 - 13 Standard Practice for Installation and Service of Solar Domestic Water Heating Systems for One- and Two-Family Dwellings
    E1084 - 86(2009) Standard Test Method for Solar Transmittance (Terrestrial) of Sheet Materials Using Sunlight
    E1160 - 13 Standard Guide for On-Site Inspection and Verification of Operation of Solar Domestic Hot Water Systems
    E1175 - 87(2009) Standard Test Method for Determining Solar or Photopic Reflectance, Transmittance, and Absorptance of Materials Using a Large Diameter Integrating Sphere

    Specialty Application

    DesignationTitle
    E2232 - 10 Standard Guide for Selection and Use of Mathematical Methods for Calculating Absorbed Dose in Radiation Processing Applications
    E2381 - 04(2010) Standard Guide for Dosimetry In Radiation Processing of Fluidized Beds and Fluid Streams
    ISO / ASTM51539 - 05(2013) Standard Guide for Use of Radiation-Sensitive Indicators
    ISO / ASTM51900 - 09 Standard Guide for Dosimetry in Radiation Research on Food and Agricultural Products
    ISO / ASTM51939 - 05(2013) Standard Practice for Blood Irradiation Dosimetry
    ISO / ASTM51940 - 13 Standard Guide for Dosimetry for Sterile Insect Release Programs
    ISO / ASTM52116 - 13 Standard Practice for Dosimetry for a Self-Contained Dry-Storage Gamma Irradiator

    Spent Fuel and High Level Waste

    DesignationTitle
    C1174 - 07(2013) Standard Practice for Prediction of the Long-Term Behavior of Materials, Including Waste Forms, Used in Engineered Barrier Systems (EBS) for Geological Disposal of High-Level Radioactive Waste
    C1285 - 02(2008) Standard Test Methods for Determining Chemical Durability of Nuclear, Hazardous, and Mixed Waste Glasses and Multiphase Glass Ceramics: The Product Consistency Test (PCT)
    C1431 - 99(2010)e1 Standard Guide for Corrosion Testing of Aluminum-Based Spent Nuclear Fuel in Support of Repository Disposal
    C1454 - 07 Standard Guide for Pyrophoricity/Combustibility Testing in Support of Pyrophoricity Analyses of Metallic Uranium Spent Nuclear Fuel
    C1553 - 08 Standard Guide for Drying Behavior of Spent Nuclear Fuel
    C1562 - 10 Standard Guide for Evaluation of Materials Used in Extended Service of Interim Spent Nuclear Fuel Dry Storage Systems
    C1662 - 10 Standard Practice for Measurement of the Glass Dissolution Rate Using the Single-Pass Flow-Through Test Method
    C1663 - 09 Standard Test Method for Measuring Waste Glass or Glass Ceramic Durability by Vapor Hydration Test
    C1682 - 09 Standard Guide for Characterization of Spent Nuclear Fuel in Support of Geologic Repository Disposal
    C1720 - 11 Standard Test Method for Determining Liquidus Temperature of Immobilized Waste Glasses and Simulated Waste Glasses
    C1750 - 11 Standard Guide for Development, Verification, Validation, and Documentation of Simulated High-Level Tank Waste
    C1751 - 11 Standard Guide for Sampling Radioactive Tank Waste
    C1752 - 11 Standard Guide for Measuring Physical and Rheological Properties of Radioactive Solutions, Slurries, and Sludges

    Terminology and Editorial

    DesignationTitle
    E772 - 13 Standard Terminology of Solar Energy Conversion
    E957 - 03(2011)e1 Standard Terminology Relating to Geothermal Energy

    Waste Materials

    DesignationTitle
    C1144 - 89(2011) Standard Test Method for Splitting Tensile Strength for Brittle Nuclear Waste Forms
    C1220 - 10 Standard Test Method for Static Leaching of Monolithic Waste Forms for Disposal of Radioactive Waste
    C1308 - 08 Standard Test Method for Accelerated Leach Test for Diffusive Releases from Solidified Waste and a Computer Program to Model Diffusive, Fractional Leaching from Cylindrical Waste Forms
    C1571 - 03(2012) Standard Guide for Characterization of Radioactive and/or Hazardous Wastes for Thermal Treatment
    C1733 - 10 Standard Test Method for Distribution Coefficients of Inorganic Species by the Batch Method

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