Generation IV reactors fuel cycle

First INSPYRE school

 

13-17 May, 2019, Delft - The Netherlands

OBJECTIVE AND TARGET AUDIENCE

The  first  school of the INSPYRE  project will focus on the Generation IV reactors fuel cycle.  It  will take place  at  the  Delft  University  of  Technology  from  May 13th  to  17th, 2019  in  the city  of  Delft (The Netherlands). It is co-organised by the  INSPYRE  and  GENIORS  projects.

The  school,  designed  for   graduate   students,  young   scientists   and  professionals,  will  give  a comprehensive overview of the nuclear fuel cycle for next generation fast neutron nuclear reactors.
It will cover key aspects of chemistry, physics and materials science involved in each stage of the fuel cycle, with a particular focus on the challenges of oxide fuels.

 

COURSES AND TUTORIALS

  • Generation IV systems and closed fuel cycle
  • Fuel manufacturing and qualification
  • Detailed fuel characterization
  • Fuel behaviour under irradiation
  • Multiscale modelling and fuel performance codes
  • Fuel reprocessing and recycling

 

Key Dates

Opening of registration 01.12.2018
Deadline for registration 25.01.2019
Acceptance of application by organizing committee 15.02.2019
Deadline for payment 08.03.2019
School 13.05.2019- 17.05.2019

 

Relevant documents

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