12Jun2019

Publication of new issues of ENIQ Guidance Documents

The European Network for Inspection and Qualification (ENIQ) is a network dealing with the reliability and effectiveness of non-destructive testing (NDT) for nuclear power plants (NPPs). ENIQ is driven by European nuclear utilities and is working mainly in the areas of qualification of NDT systems and risk-informed in-service inspection (RI-ISI). Since its establishment in 1992 ENIQ has performed two pilot studies on in-service inspection (ISI) qualification and has issued more than 60 documents. ENIQ is recognised as one…

24May2019

SNETP & NUGENIA come together to form a single legal entity

 

SNETP/NUGENIA

We made it!!!

The Sustainable Nuclear Energy Technology Platform (SNETP) has agreed with the international association NUGENIA¬†to join efforts by creating one single international association. Together they will aim to strengthen the positioning of nuclear energy in today’s and tomorrow’s¬†European energy mix¬†and consolidate European research, development, demonstration and innovation (R&D&I) on fission technologies.
This union is an important milestone highlighting the engagement of the European scientific…

13May2019

NuFuel-MMSNF 2019 Workshop: Registration & Abstract submission is now open

  • When: 4-7 November 2019
  • Where: Paul Scherrer Institute (PSI), Switzerland

The NuFuel workshop was initiated by CEA-DEN and JRC Karlsruhe under the auspices of the European Energy Alliance’s (EERA) Joint Programme on Nuclear Materials (JPNM) to establish stronger and more lasting collaborative links between European institutes, to provide a forum where dialogue between experts is fostered, and to give students and young scientists the possibility to present their work and discuss with experts in the field.

The MMSNF…

22Mar2019

Look back at NUGENIA Forum 2019

The¬†NUGENIA Forum 2019¬†was held on 13-15 March 2019 at Cit√© Universitaire, in Paris. During three days, more than¬†260 participants from¬†90 organisations¬†exchanged on¬†‚ÄúInnovation for existing Gen II & III nuclear power plants‚ÄĚ.¬†

NUGENIA president,¬†Michel Maschi¬†(EDF)¬†officially opened the Forum by welcoming the audience and presenting the association.¬†As innovation can have different meanings,¬†six successive keynote speeches were given on the first day plenary sessions¬†to help corner and define its various applications for nuclear in terms of safety, digital, risk assessment, decommissioning,…

08Mar2019

INSIDER Project, Mid-Term Workshop

  • When: 20-22 May 2019
  • Where: Bilbao, Spain

Launched in June 2017, INSIDER aims to develop and validate a new and improved integrated characterisation methodology and strategy during nuclear decommissioning and dismantling operations (D&D) of nuclear power plants, post accidental land remediation or nuclear facilities under constrained environments.

Hosted by the University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU),¬†the INSIDER mid-term workshop will highlight the first results of the research carried out in INSIDER and focus on ‚ÄúStep change innovation in radiological characterisation‚ÄĚ….

26Feb2019

1st Tritium School by the TRANSAT project

  • ¬†When: 25-28 March 2019
  • Where:¬†Ljubljana, Slovenia

The first Tritium School organised by the TRANSAT project will comprise two days of lectures by guest speakers, followed by two days of contributed talks and a poster session. Both researchers and students working on experiments or theory are strongly encouraged to participate.

Topics

  • Tritium management
  • Tritium migration
  • Tritium waste
  • Tritium inventory and control
  • Radiotoxicity/ecotoxicity
  • Epidemiology of Tritium
  • Tritium dosimetry

==> Find out more information HERE

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25Feb2019

ESFR-SMART workshop – “Instrumentation for the safety of liquid metal facilities‚ÄĚ

  • When:¬†10-12 April 2019
  • Where:¬†Dresden, Germany

Organised in the framework of the ESFR-SMART project, the ‚Äúinstrumentation for the safety of liquid metal facilities‚ÄĚ workshop¬†is dedicated to topics covering¬†coolant technology, facility design, data analysis and code validation¬†with respect to the 4th Generation ESNII fast reactor demonstrators cooled with liquid metals. A special focus will be on sodium, but other liquid metals (lead, lead-bismuth, etc.) will also be addressed.

The workshop aims at providing a platform for discussing and exchanging ideas between students, young professionals…

25Feb2019

FISA & EURADWASTE 2019

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Co-organised together with the Ministry of Research and Innovation and the Institute for Nuclear Research from Romania, under the Romanian Presidency of the Council of the EU in 2019, the FISA2019 and EURADWASTE’19 Conferences will take place in Pitesti (Romania), from 4-7 June 2019.

FISA 2019 and EURADWASTE ‚Äė19 will engage with all relevant stakeholders: research and training organisations, academia, industry, technology platforms, European fora and European civil society, and International Organisations to…

22Feb2019

ESFR-SMART: Course on “Deterministic modelling of nuclear systems”

Mark your calendar for the ‚ÄúDeterministic modelling of nuclear systems‚ÄĚ course organised in the framework of the ESFR-SMART project, in Gothenburg (Sweden), from 9-13 September 2019!

This 5-day course is dedicated to topics covering¬†neutron transport, fluid dynamics and heat transfer.¬†It can be followed either in-person classes or fully online and¬†aims at presenting the main algorithms in the computer codes used by the industry and in academia for the macroscopic modelling of nuclear systems. The underlying methods used in such codes…

12Feb2019

Global & Top Fuel 2019

  • When:¬†22-26 September 2019
  • Where:¬†The Westin, Seattle, WA, USA

TopFuel is the preeminent international meeting on new developments in LWR fuel performance held every year, alternating between Asia, Europe and the US.

Global is the leading international meeting on the nuclear fuel cycle held every other year, alternating between Asia, Europe and the US.

Bringing these two meetings together will give managers, scientists and engineers an opportunity to share ideas and enter into mutually beneficial collaborations.

Access here the programme and more…

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