Although program officials do not consider helium-3 to be part of the programa#39;s mission, it nonetheless collected information in order to forecast demand. ... said that the Isotope Program did not take proactive steps to solicit information to better understand future demand. ... In contrast, according to Linde documentation, based on its actual use, the demand for helium-3 in 2008 was nearly 60, 000 liters.
|Title||:||Managing Critical Isotopes: Weaknesses in DOE’s Management of Helium-3 Delayed the Federal Response to a Critical Supply Shortage|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing -|